Medicare bundled payment models, previously confined to hip and knee replacements, will now be applied to cardiac care for certain hospitals.
UnitedHealth is one of several high-powered corporations tapping into millennial employees to offer a fresh perspective on existing business lines.
The road from fee-for-service payment models to value-based care continues to be rocky, according to a recent survey conducted by Medical Economics, which…
Three South Florida residents have been criminally charged in the largest healthcare fraud scheme to date that used a network of SNFs to bill $1 billion in…
In wake of the Justice Department’s decision to file suit against two major mergers, health insurers may start eyeing deals with smaller companies.
Increased market penetration has been a significant driver of Medicare Advantage plan membership over the last three years.
The purpose of MACRA, according to Andy Slavitt, is to “return the focus to patient care, not spend time learning a new program.”
Making palliative care available to a health plan’s sickest members can save thousands of dollars a year in inpatient costs and improve patient care.
Advocacy groups for both physicians and hospitals played key roles in lobbying the U.S. Department of Justice to ensure it would take actions to block the…
The U.S. Justice Department announced the a massive healthcare fraud bust, but it played a significant role in ensuring it reached a record level.