Topic: Safety-Net Hospitals
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.
The Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) launched an online tool that 340B hospitals can use to see what companies can charge for drugs.
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.