Topic: Uncompensated Care
The Department of Health and Human Services has asked the Supreme Court to review a case with as much as $4 billion in Medicare payments at stake.
Ascension Health has cut hundreds of jobs in Michigan, a growing trend as systems face fiscal pressures.
Orthopedics is the medical specialty with the highest out-of-pocket cost estimates for patients.
House Republicans are trying to lock in votes today on a short-term spending bill to avoid a government shutdown.
Federal budget cuts might force many hospitals, particularly those that serve rural communities, to scale back services or close.
Medicaid expansion decreased the number of people without insurance, and in turn may have prevented some cash-strapped hospitals from closing.
The American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) challenges a report that spending on hospital emergency room fees is increasing.
A median 350-bed hospital would have lost $3.5 million to increased denial write-offs from healthcare payers over the past four years, according to a new report.
Since Iowa's retroactive coverage elimination waiver got the green light from CMS, other states may follow in its footsteps.
While healthcare providers have largely adapted to increased demand for care under the ACA, coverage gaps persist, according to a new report.