OCR's latest settlement, with Rhode Island-based Care New England Health System is a reminder of the importance of updating business associate agreements.

Washington is the latest state found to have made incorrect payments pursuant to the Medicaid Meaningful Use program.

A mobile hospital-based portal developed by Northwestern Memorial Hospital provides benefits to hospitalized patients and providers, but challenges loom for…

An executive with the Cleveland Clinic believes that bundled payment programs need to be closely managed in order to succeed.

On October 1, the ICD-10 coding grace period will come to an end and physicians can no longer submit unspecified codes on certain Medicare claims. Here are…

Healthcare leaders must understand the patient experience on both the large and small scale, but widely-distributed surveys are not enough to get a complete…

After more than two years of grim news from the Department of Veterans Affairs, the department finally has some good news: risk of death or complications after…

The title of a new survey of female physicians on mental health diagnosis, treatment and reporting pretty much says it all: “I would never want to have a…

An increased emphasis on high-value care delivery means healthcare needs new strategies to align doctors and system-wide incentives.