The CMS has issued a proposed rule to begin cuts called for in the ACA to reduce federal uncompensated care funds to hospitals.
The Senate parliamentarian has made it harder for Republicans to pass an ACA repeal bill after finding that several of the proposal's provisions violate budget reconciliation rules.
Modern Healthcare is proud to present the 150 companies and organizations that have been named to its Best Places to Work in Healthcare for 2017. An alphabetical list of the companies and organizations is presented here.
Mergers and acquisitions across the healthcare industry slowed slightly in the second quarter—with the exception of hospitals—but continue at a rapid pace as organizations look to scale up to insulate themselves from looming policy changes.
Shareholders allege that national health insurer Aetna's decision to exit exchanges in 11 states in 2017 under false pretenses hurt their investment and the company's bottom line.
Maryland is under a federal mandate to reduce Medicare spending and improve quality of care. The CMS has approved a state request to make it easier for hospitals and doctors to partner up without running afoul of federal kickback laws.
Reflecting the ongoing transformation of the hospital landscape, RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers University are forming a partnership that will result in the largest academic healthcare system in New Jersey.
With its new Software Precertification Pilot Program, the FDA hopes to find a way to reduce the now significant burden on companies to their software approved.
Dr. John Raymond, CEO of the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, thinks there is an critical element sorely missing in the training of aspiring physicians: compassion.
A new study finds promise in hospitals addressing health disparity issues within the community setting of a barbershop.
Harold Wolf III will succeed H. Stephen Lieber, who's served in the role for over 17 years.
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