Johns Hopkins names doc first female president; Florida nurse accused of painkiller misuse;

News From Around the Web

> Johns Hopkins Hospital has named Redonda Miller, M.D., its first female president, according to The Baltimore Sun. Article

> To get the most out of health exchange enrollment, providers should start early with a data-based strategy, according to Hospitals & Health Networks. Article

> A Florida nurse's license has been restricted over accusations she misused painkillers at three Sunshine State hospitals, according to WINK News. Article

Health Finance News

> The American Hospital Association has praised the proposed Part B drug cost savings demonstration project, but believes a federal agency should narrow its scope. Article

> Why do hospitals close? How do other hospitals that have similar financial struggles stay open? It boils down to three factors, Becker's Hospital Review reports. Article

And Finally… Gotta hear both sides. 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.