ALSO NOTED: Minn. health plans lose money; ASCs struggle with EMRs; and much more...

> Minnesota health plans lost money last year, which suggests that premiums will rise faster in coming years. Article

> A new study suggests that ambulatory surgery centers are facing big obstacles in implementing electronic medical records. FierceHealthIT

> Hospitals could actually make good on many more of their self-pay accounts, researchers say. FierceHealthFinance

> Advertisements for psych drugs in medical journals are often misleading, with half the claims made offering no backup, according to a new study. FiercePharma

And Finally...  Whew. Glad we got this one sorted out. Article

Suggested Articles

The profit margins and management of Community Health Group raise questions about oversight of managed care insurers.

Financial experts are warning practices about the pitfalls of promoting medical credit cards to their patients.

A proposed rule issued by HHS on Tuesday would expand short-term coverage, a move Seema Verma said will have "virtually no impact" on ACA premiums.