Steven Porter is editor at HealthLeaders.
Some of the same groups that prompted a federal judge to block Kentucky's work requirements are following a similar play book in Arkansas.
The academic health system's top executive praised the organization's teams for continuing to earn recognition for high-quality care.
The L.A. medical center finished nine places higher this year than it did just two years ago.
The way CMS rolled out a technical clarification for the 2017 benefit year ran afoul of the Administrative Procedure Act, a second federal lawsuit claims.
In addition to requiring HHS to implement AHA-backed interventions, the court should order HHS to maintain its own current efforts, the AHA filing argued.
The integration plan calls for three DeKalb Medical hospitals to be renamed effective September 1.
A proposed overhaul would require Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organizations to move to two-sided risk models after two years.
The proposal reflects a similar technical clarification CMS made last month in its rule for the 2017 benefit year.
The association, with others, already found sympathetic ears on the state level. The same may not hold true for the federal government.
The pharmacy chain ultimately posted a $2.56 billion net loss for the quarter.