Healthcare spending continued to grow at a modest rate this summer, but pricing actually grew by a higher-than-average margin.
CMS is seeking information on the practice of hospitals purchasing insurance for some patients.
The use of advanced analytics by payers can improve administrative and medical
costs, provider satisfaction and member health.
Going forward, health payers and policymakers must rethink their approaches to accountable care and the Affordable Care Act exchanges, experts say.
The use of presumptive eligibility software may shift more hospital bad debt to charity care, but many patients are still not being properly notified of their…
The emergency medical services industry continues to evolve to better meet the needs of patients.
The services accountable care organizations provide to their patients may also benefit non-ACO patients.
ONC has unveiled a new tool to help providers better understand EHR contracts so they can negotiate more equitable terms with vendors.
Stamford Hospital’s new $450 million facility will feature 15 “signature suites” meant to replace hotel stays for family members--but they come at a steep…
An executive with the Cleveland Clinic believes that bundled payment programs need to be closely managed in order to succeed.
Despite ongoing legal battles over property tax exemptions, many of New Jersey's non-profit hospital CEOs are paid millions of dollars a year.