FinanceEarnings Solid for Health Insurers in Q1 Due to Membership Growth
Though stable medical cost trends and membership growth has benefited private insurers, there is an increased political risk going forward.
StrategyHas Community Health Systems Finally Bottomed Out?
After selling more than 80 hospitals in three years, leaders of the large for-profit hospital operator are suggesting the worst...
FinanceSSM Health Achieves $200M Net Income in Q1
The St. Louis-based health system ended Q1 2019 with nearly $2 billion in total operating revenues.
FinancePayers, Providers Butt Heads on Surprise Billing Solutions
Stakeholders agree surprise billing is a problem but offered different solutions for how to tackle it during a congressional hearing....
FinanceAHA Pushes Back on Politico's Description of Nonprofit Hospital Financials
The American Hospital Association's general counsel said Politico "cherry-picked" metrics from a recent Moody's report.
FinancePrivate Insurers Pay Dialysis Providers Four Times Above Medicare
Commercial health plans paid $1,041 per dialysis session compared to government programs that paid $248 per session, according to a...
FinanceCustomize Patient Financial Encounters for Revenue Cycle Success
Adopted from the marketing industry, customer segmentation allows health systems to further customize the patient financial experience and help them...
FinanceWinners and Losers from Healthcare's Q1 Earnings Season
Healthcare companies have reported their earnings from the first quarter of 2019, as they aimed to bounce back from a...
FinanceUber Goes Public, Following Lyft on Healthcare Transportation Angle
Six weeks after rival Lyft's initial public offering, the San Francisco-based ridesharing company debuted on Wall Street.
FinanceQuorum Health Finishes Q1 With Mixed Results
The Brentwood, Tennessee-based hospital operator saw operating revenues slide while adjusted EBITDA rose.
StrategyCVS Health Picks Up 367 More Hospital Customers With Premier Deal
The growing pharmacy chain and PBM picked up Premier's specialty pharmacy business for $22.5 million, plus up to $20 million...
FinanceNet Income Falls $30M for DaVita During Difficult Q1
The Denver-based dialysis company slid in several important financial metrics to start 2019.