NursingANA Write-In Campaign Pushes Congress to Address Nursing Workforce Issues
Nurse leaders are also pushing to extend the relaxed care access policies issued during the COVID-19 PHE through at least...
Clinical CareDonorcycles: Organ Donations, Transplants Spike During Big Motorcycle Rallies
Researchers urge the transplant community not to 'squander' the opportunity to harvest organs during mass rallies.
TelehealthCongress Pressed to Extend Pre-Deductible Telehealth Waiver
The waiver was included in the 2020 CARES Act but will expire on December 31 if lawmakers don't act.
Clinical CareDartmouth Health Leads Effort to Address Rural Healthcare Disparities
Rural residents face unique challenges to accessing healthcare such as far-flung geography, according to Dartmouth Health.
NursingCalifornia Advocates Push Expanded Role for NPs
The California Health Care Foundation examines new law in 2023 that creates a route for NPs to practice independently.
NursingMI Launches Fast-Track Nurse Apprentice Program
The initiative is developing admissions and application criteria, with the first apprentice program to begin in 2023.
Revenue CyclePayment Rate Increases for 2023 No Help to Hospitals' 'Tremendous Financial Pressures'
CMS released the 2023 OPPS final rule that includes increased Medicare reimbursement and the establishment of a new provider type,...
TechnologyMercyOne Uses Technology to Transform Into a PHSO
The Iowa health system and ACO will move from a project mindset to an organizational mindset through a partnership with...
InnovationMontana Backs Away From Innovative Hospital Payment Model. Other States Are Watching.
The plan established maximum amounts the health plan would pay for all inpatient and outpatient services.
FinanceLouisiana Rural Healthcare Organizations Get $4M in Funding
Rural hospitals have been struggling to keep their doors open since before the pandemic.
TelehealthFor FQHCs, RHCs, Telehealth Still Has an Expiration Date
With the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency on the horizon, some healthcare organizations are struggling to come to...
StrategyEssentia Health, Marshfield Clinic in Merger Talks
The merger would create a 25-hospital integrated health system serving Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan and North Dakota.