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Out-Of-Network Billing Fuels Provider-Payer Friction

Payers, legislators, and regulators are intensifying their efforts to stop out-of-network hospitals and physicians from charging whatever they want for medical services.

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The Organizational Case for Palliative Care

Jim Molpus, for HealthLeaders Media, August 31, 2015

CMS Recommends Hospital Payment for Advance Care Planning

Steven Andrews, for HealthLeaders Media, August 31, 2015

$30,000-a-month treatments driving up GA healthcare bill

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, August 31, 2015

Study names SRMC as one of 50 US hospitals with highest price markups

The Progress-Index, August 31, 2015

Suburban IL healthcare continues to transform with mergers, hospital expansions

Daily Herald, August 31, 2015

Dragon boat festival raises $100K for local TN hospitals, August 31, 2015

CMS: 'Healthier People, Smarter Spending' With ACOs

Shannon Firth, MedPage Today, August 28, 2015

Variation Rife in Hospital Charity Care Payment Rules

Tinker Ready, for HealthLeaders Media, August 28, 2015

Cigna, Aetna hire lobbyists amid mergers

The Hill, August 28, 2015

MA hospitals report $1.2 billion in earnings

The Boston Globe, August 28, 2015

More than 80% of healthcare IT leaders say their systems have been compromised

Computerworld, August 28, 2015

Ochsner: Hospital powerhouse forged in the wake of Katrina

CNBC, August 28, 2015

New twist on Medicare scam: Services actually were provided — in Nicaragua

The Miami Herald, August 28, 2015

Bottom-Line Preservation in the Transition to Value-Based Care

Edward Prewitt, for HealthLeaders Media, August 27, 2015

Medicare Pay Won't be Tailored to Providers

Gregory A. Freeman, August 27, 2015

ACA 'premium stabilization' program hits co-ops, small plans

Bloomberg BNA, August 27, 2015

Amputees protest proposed Medicare changes for artificial limbs

The Washington Post, August 27, 2015

FL reports 9.2% rate hike for Obamacare plans

The Hill, August 27, 2015

Hospital merger, acquisition activity accelerates, August 27, 2015

Nevada Health Co-Op to close, leaving thousands to find new insurance

Las Vegas Sun, August 27, 2015


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