John Commins is a content specialist and online news editor for HealthLeaders, a Simplify Compliance brand.
The bill would fix a regional calculation that forces accountable care organizations to measure their performance against themselves and disproportionately impacts rural providers.
The co-founders of the start-up allegedly enriched themselves by fraudulently inflating revenues and the extent and effect of their advertising.
The health system is looking for ways to address a projected $80 million net loss in 2020.
The Assistance Fund is the third foundation to settle allegations of conspiring with drug makers.
If the Senate passes the stopgap, President Trump is expected to sign it.
The settlement resolves allegations that the hospital knowingly submitted false claims to Medicare for drugs that did not meet coverage requirements.
DOJ last month resolved related civil complaints against Sanford Health, which agreed to pay $20.2 million.
After months of feedback from payers and providers unhappy with a proposal to mandate price transparency in healthcare, the Trump administration unveiled its final rule on the topic.
Study calls for universal pre-surgery frailty screenings, even for procedures determined to be of low or moderate risk.
The joint venture will use telemedicine, in-home providers, and care management oversight to provide 'all essential elements of inpatient care in the home.'