Topic: Disproportionate share hospitals
MACPAC has submitted its latest report to Congress, calling for legislators to phase in planned cuts to safety-net hospital payments.
The Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission is eyeing changes to the Disproportionate Share Hospital definition of a "Medicaid shortfall."
Congress should phase in planned reductions to Medicaid Disproportionate Share payments to hospitals over a longer period, MACPAC said on Thursday.
Hospitals’ uncompensated care burden is likely to rise, but there are steps they can take to mitigate the risks, according to a new report.
CEOs from more than 700 hospitals sent a letter to congressional leaders, calling on them to protect the 340B drug discount program.
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case that could impact as much as $4 billion in uncompensated care payments.
While nonprofit health systems are doing more than ever to run efficiently, it's getting harder for them to make money.
Amid increased scrutiny of the 340B program, the GAO has released a report diving into the characteristics of participating hospitals.
Lawmakers grappled with how to oversee the 340B program during a hearing featuring representatives from provider groups and the GAO.
Execs at several major health systems gathered on Capitol Hill on Wednesday to provide a deeper look at the risks they face if savings are cut significantly.