FinanceWhat are the Financial Returns from a Vascular Surgery Line?
The section chief of vascular surgery at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center underscores the financial opportunities for health systems related to the...
FinanceOptum, UnitedHealthcare Lead to 9% Revenue Growth for UnitedHealth
These were the first financial results released under new UnitedHealth CEO Andrew Witty, who took over in February.
FinanceDespite COVID, Many Wealthy Hospitals Had a Banner Year With Federal Bailout
Some of the nation's richest hospitals and health systems recorded hundreds of millions of dollars in surpluses after accepting the...
FinanceFitch Upgrades Sanford Health, Downgrades Summa Health
The ratings actions took place less than a week after Fitch revised its outlook for St. Cloud-based CentraCare Health from...
FinanceOne-Year Retrospective on COVID-19: Looking Back, Looking Ahead
Healthcare executives reflect on the strategic, innovative, and clinical opportunities hospitals have realized during the pandemic and contemplate the future....
FinanceFitch: CentraCare Outlook Revised to Stable
The ratings agency also affirmed CentraCare's 'AA-' rating on $402 million of revenue bonds issued by the City of St....
FinanceOne Year After COVID: How Uncertainty Shaped Healthcare Finance
Three healthcare finance executives reflect on the pandemic and look ahead to changing industry dynamics.
FinanceHow a Federal Agency Excluded Thousands of Viable Businesses From Pandemic Relief
The Small Business Administration refuses to give pandemic relief loans to people who have filed for bankruptcy, even if their...
FinanceKaufman Hall: February Hospital Margins 'Slim to Negative'
As COVID-19 volumes declined in February, hospitals saw new admissions, margins and revenues fall.
FinanceHighmark Health Revenue Hits $18B in 2020
Like many providers, Highmark's patient volumes fell last year due to the coronavirus outbreak, with inpatient discharges decreasing 9%, outpatient...
FinanceS&P: Tenet Healthcare Outlook Revised to Positive
The ratings action came more than a month after Tenet released its Q4 2020 earnings report.
FinanceOutgoing Better Medicare Alliance CEO on Where Federal Health Policy Will Go
Allyson Y. Schwartz, former congresswoman and CEO of Better Medicare Alliance, reviews the Biden policy agenda and what healthcare executives...