Topic: Safety-Net Hospitals
Here's a look at some of the best—and worst—practices so far among the 25 largest hospitals.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health and GraniteOne Health announced Wednesday they are moving forward with the combination of the two healthcare systems.
The Senate voted Thursday to delay a $4 billion in planned cuts to Medicaid disproportionate share hospital payments set to go into effect in November.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services finalized its rule implementing cuts to state Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) allotments by $4 billion next year.
As more Americans are directed to high-deductible plans with high co-insurance, patients must have faster insight into their cost of care before scheduling it.
CMS increased payments to rural hospitals starting this fall in a final rule released on Friday.
The House Energy and Commerce Committee has added an arbitration process to its surprise billing legislation, handing a win to providers.
New York-based Mount Sinai Health System is forming what officials called a "cooperative partnership" with Holy Name Medical Center in New Jersey.
The 340B drug discount program may actually hurt patient access to costly drugs as hospitals take advantage of the program, according to a new report.
A study published in JAMA Network Open found rural ED growth indicating increased pressure to serve as safety-net hospitals.