Topic: Safety-Net Hospitals
MACPAC has submitted its latest report to Congress, calling for legislators to phase in planned cuts to safety-net hospital payments.
Providence St. Joseph Health and Cedars-Sinai have agreed to create a joint venture to own and operate Providence Tarzana Medical Center.
The Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission is eyeing changes to the Disproportionate Share Hospital definition of a "Medicaid shortfall."
CMS has released updated hospital performance data on the consumer comparison website and is seeking feedback to improve how it conducts the rankings.
Congress should phase in planned reductions to Medicaid Disproportionate Share payments to hospitals over a longer period, MACPAC said on Thursday.
HHS has finalized plans to roll out the final rule for the 340B drug discount program, which would set price ceilings and monetary penalties.
Today, Catholic hospitals are much less likely to be run by nuns as they are by lay executives. The shift has been noticed.
HHS is planning an about-face on the long-delayed rule that would set price ceilings and monetary penalties in the 340B program.
The Government Accountability Office raised new concerns about the rate of rural hospital closures in the U.S. last week.
As part of its ongoing efforts to protect the 340B program, the AHA unveiled a set of “stewardship principles” to boost transparency.