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The migration from volume- to value-based reimbursement in physician-compensation plans will have…
Reducing readmissions remains one of the most difficult challenges for hospitals everywhere.…
Nowhere more than in health care are the stakes higher for quality. That said, neither is there a…
A merger agreement between Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania (BCNEPA) and Highmark Inc. could…
A suspected cancer is bewildering and frightening—and for some patients, that suspicion…
On the fourth-quarter earnings call with investors, LifePoint hospital leaders made clear that in…
The government's release of first-year cost-savings results for its accountable care…
The New York Times Sunday Review notes that the health care sector has "repeatedly helped…
The H.R. 4015/S. 2000, SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014, bills…
A Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) decision to delay the date when Recovery Audit…
According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), one year into the Medicare…
Among the 232 health care providers that have entered into agreements in the now 1-year-old Centers…