StrategySutter Health Will Pay $13M to Settle False Claims Allegations
DOJ says Sutter billed government payers for urine tests performed by third-party labs.
PayerConsumer Advocates, Union, Cheer California's Health Plan Accountability Act
Civil penalties for illegal denial of coverage were increased from $2,500 to $25,000 per violation.
Post-AcuteAARP Files Class Action Lawsuit Against Nursing Home Provider for Neglecting Residents
The Alden Group, a healthcare provider for older adults, is being accused of intentionally understaffing their facilities.
Revenue CycleHouse Seeks HHS Probe of HCA ER Admissions Practices
The House Subcommittee on Oversight raises concerns about the for-profit health system's billing practices and reports of chronic understaffing.
PharmaIncreased contraceptive education can help manage impact of Roe vs. Wade
The effects of the SCOTUS Dobbs ruling are being felt across the industry.
Human ResourcesHome Care Agency Ordered to Pay $1.4M in Back Wages and Damages
Pittsburgh-based agency paid 218 workers straight time when the law required it to pay overtime rates and tried to hide...
StrategyUnion-backed Investors File SEC Complaint Against HCA Healthcare
HCA denies the allegations and calls the new complaint 'a rehash of claims this group purported in 2020.'
TelehealthFeds List 7 Characteristics of a Fraudulent Telehealth Arrangement
The characteristics are part of a Special Fraud Alert issued by the Health and Human Services Department's Office of the...
FinanceWeirton Medical Center Settles Stark Law Violation Lawsuit
The organization agreed to pay $1.5 million to resolve the allegations.
PayerMolina Healthcare of California Slapped with $1M Fine for Delayed Payments
Molina has also paid $80 million in disputed and delayed claims to providers, plus $1.8 million in interest.
StrategyWest Coast States Create 'Safe Haven' for Abortion Access
California, Oregon, and Washington form the Multi-State Commitment to Reproductive Freedom.
StrategyUniversity Hospital's Interim CEO Has a Passion for Public Service
Mary K. E. Maples, Esq. talks about her leadership transition and shares what she hopes to address as interim president...