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January 31, 2014
Opting out of Medicaid expansion: The health and financial impacts
US says results encouraging for healthcare delivery reforms
Rep. Henry Waxman to retire from Congress
Bill would force MS health insurers to use providers
The health law's '3 Rs' for insurers: A bailout or necessary safeguards?
Study: Obamacare, other health premiums roughly equal
CA marketplace among first to post customer health plan ratings
January 30, 2014
6 Ways to Avoid Unintentional Medicare Fraud
Insurer WellPoint's 4Q profit drops 68 percent
Parsing the President's 9 million enrollees
The four most important states to watch on Obamacare's Medicaid expansion
Big impact on income gap is health law's new angle
San Francisco thinks Obamacare can cut costs, crime rates
January 29, 2014
Wanted: Hospital CEOs without healthcare experience
HIX Pains Now, But Hope for Long-Term Relief in NH
Don't Overlook Coding Opportunities For Routine Services
State of the Union 2014: Obama embraces Obamacare
Hidden financial ties rattle top health quality group
Ex-Microsoft exec brings lists and whiteboard to overhaul of Obamacare website
KY hospital settles fraud case for $16.5 million
PA Hospital association CEO reacts to Obamacare, high hospital costs
New web site shows costs of SC hospitals
January 28, 2014
Hospital Federation: No Link Between Consolidation, High Prices
Feds barking up wrong tree on EHR fraud?
FL county with highest uninsured rate sees little impact from Obamacare
January 27, 2014
Doctors abusing Medicare face fines and expulsion
BlueCross CEO Bill Gracey takes health care personally
Out of healthcare furor, satisfaction in New England
Court gives nuns a compromise on healthcare issue
Little Threat to Specialists' Revenue in Choosing Wisely Recommendations
Frozen Out of HIX, NH Hospitals Feel Burned
January 24, 2014
AHA Eyes 'Extremely Challenging' 2014
Fewer Americans lack health insurance, poll finds
Some predictions on how Medicare will release physician payment data
Little-known aspect of Medicaid now causing people to avoid coverage
Court hands victory to Obamacare navigators
ME clinicians urging lawmakers to expand Medicaid
Hospital chain said to scheme to inflate bills
January 23, 2014
Aetna CEO says out-of-control health costs demand change in US
TX imposes additional rules on health insurance navigators
Maryland hospitals face deadline for picking new payment system
Newly insured Americans don't understand basic healthcare terms
January 22, 2014
Will Physicians Be Dropped From Managed Care Networks?
Wyden plan may be vision for future Medicare reforms
WI hospitals cut costs by $45.6M, trade group says
MA launches a grand experiment: Pricing healthcare
Federal regulators haven't decided on LSU charity hospital deals
Consumers expecting free 'preventive' care sometimes surprised by charges
January 21, 2014
Moody's Outlook Dour on 'Young Invincibles'
Medicare agency seeks to speed up appeals for coverage
MI Republicans rethink Medicaid expansion
Law's expanded Medicaid coverage brings a surge in sign-ups
Study: Allowing people to stay in existing insurance plans unlikely to disrupt exchanges
Health law spurs state shift in long-term care
As many as 1,000 Marylanders' Medicaid enrollment packets sent to wrong addresses
In MA, website woes frustrate healthcare push
Nonprofit clinic offers 'bridges of health' to Philadelphia's illegal immigrants
January 20, 2014
Business Roundup: Health System Buyers, Partnerships Sought
Miami Children's Hospital Cuts Chargemaster Rates by 30%
Patients' costs skyrocket; Specialists' incomes soar
Partners on anti-merger report: 'Misleading,' 'flawed,' 'inaccurate'
Co-ops the underdog in health insurance marketplace
Experts: still dangerously easy to hack
Immigrants without legal status remain mostly in healthcare limbo
Opinion: The real healthcare 'war' on the young
January 17, 2014
J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference: Revenue Shifts to Outpatient
House passes bill requiring healthcare numbers
UnitedHealth sees Obamacare and Medicare costs, then growth
Healthcare website passed recent security test
How Obamacare will hurt doctors
3 trends are reshaping healthcare IT
Doctors sue NC over Medicaid billing system
White House enlists sports stars in Obamacare push
January 16, 2014
RAC Appeals Process 'Broken,' AHA Says
Federal judge upholds healthcare subsidies
Report: Healthcare fraud cases hit high last year
Chronic care overhaul proposed for Medicare
Jackson Health System trying to figure out why the surge in uninsured patients
Former CBO director launches healthcare think tank
MO lawmakers outline oral chemotherapy measure
Anthem Blue Cross, Kaiser Permanente extend payment deadlines again
Maryland to stick with own healthcare site
January 15, 2014
HL20: Nann Worel—Serving the Medically Underserved
CMS to Release Physician Payment Data
Medical debt will persist despite health law
Miami Children's Hospital to help patients estimate costs up front
Ex-CEO of HMA named in whistleblower lawsuit
SC lawmakers take aim at healthcare law
UnitedHealth gets renewal on federal exchange work
Why I had to close my preventive healthcare clinic
January 14, 2014
Financial Challenges Top Healthcare CEO Concerns
The Trouble with EHRs
Healthcare plans attracting more older, less healthy people
CMS replaces executives who departed after troubles
Emergency rooms are front line for enrolling new Obamacare customers
The truth behind Obamacare 6 million figure
January 13, 2014
Healthcare Job Growth Weak in 2013
Business Roundup: Healthcare M&A Activity Brisk
HL20: Charles Ornstein—Pushing Healthcare Transparency for the Public Good
MD's plan to upend healthcare spending
Second wave of health insurance disruption affects small businesses
Enrollees at health exchanges face struggle to prove coverage
Administration taps Accenture to take over
NYC healthcare union wields new clout
House votes to increase security measures on healthcare exchanges
Special healthcare tax could hit governments hard
UT working to process 24,000 applications for healthcare
Opinion: Regional healthcare: Disrupt the pace of innovation
It's hard to win in the hospital business
January 10, 2014
Overnight Status for Outpatients in MD Raises Safety Concerns
HL20: Karen Davis, Economist—Healthcare is More Than a Numbers Game
House set to vote on security bill
Report: Effort to curb health costs should be 'led by the states'
Some find health insurers have no record of them
Medicare Part D's hopeful lessons for Obamacare
People don't like their health plan options on the federal website
MA Health Connector fraught with uncertainty
January 9, 2014
Report finds billions wasted on healthcare
NFP Groups Release CA Patient Experience Rankings
HL20: Steven Sonenreich—Talking Transparency
Opinion: Can 2014 be the year of real healthcare innovation?
Study: Supplemental plans raise Medicare costs 22%
Free clinics' role uncertain with expanded health insurance coverage
Generic, brand companies have concerns about FDA's proposed drug shortage rule
January 8, 2014
Fresh Take on Hospital Discharges Cuts Readmissions
HL20: Kermit Crawford—Creating an Entry Point for Healthcare Access
Non-profit health centers enter insurance realm
US hospital shares rally as investors see reform boost
Cracking the code on healthcare costs: What the states can do
6 questions that will determine whether Obamacare is a success in 2014
5 program management lessons from
Hospitals overcharging patients, nurses' union says
VT plots course for single-payer healthcare system
HHS to strengthen enforcement of HIPAA transaction rules
Tampa Bay doctor to pay $400,000 to settle Medicare fraud case
January 7, 2014
Healthcare costs keep rising, but at slower pace
Healthcare Spending Growth Hits 53-Year Low
Top Quality Issues for 2014, Part 2
364 hospitals have high rates of overall readmissions, new Medicare data show
Obamacare Medicaid split creates two Americas for poor
Could malpractice reform save the US healthcare system?
Stocks worry investors sick as losses spur more hospital visits
Will Obamacare swamp minority physicians with patients?
Health IT growing rapidly through 2017
January 6, 2014
Top Quality Issues for 2014, Part 1
Retail Medicine a Big Shift for 2014
Fact-checking healthcare: A year-end report
Opinion: It's time to rethink health insurance
This is not your parents' health insurance
Medicare Advantage and the 'theft' of $156 billion
On 'Meet the Press,' Noseworthy says healthcare system in US needs restructuring has trouble recognizing new babies
Obamacare: Hundreds of thousands of Californians finally get health insurance
Healthcare changes to watch for in 2014
Faith groups spread word on healthcare
Providing healthcare complicated in rural areas
January 3, 2014
Top Healthcare Buzzwords for 2014, Part 2
11 attorneys general slam Obama healthcare fixes as illegal
Obamacare's Medicaid expansion may create Oregon-like ER strain
Confusion, relief mark start of new health reforms
Obamacare's use expected to spike beginning next week
Finding health insurance for 71 cents per month
Obamacare brings Medicaid to Skid Row
Maryland state leaders embrace Medicaid expansion
Doctors allege hospital owner committed Medicare fraud, offered kickbacks
January 2, 2014
Healthcare Uncertainties to Intensify in 2014
Top Healthcare Buzzwords for 2014, Part 1
For Obamacare, it's finally showtime
Doctors, hospitals expect some confusion as Obamacare plans start
Justice delays health law's birth control mandate
Healthcare funds cure portfolio pain in 2013
Medicare pricing drives high healthcare costs
MT hospital to pay $3.85 million for violating anti-kickback statute
Keeping a doctor under Obamacare is no easy feat
Marketing efforts to uninsured youth are up