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The Infection-Busting Treatment Payers Don’t Want to Talk About

Fecal microbiota transplantation is an inexpensive treatment for a potentially deadly infection. But FMT is not for the squeamish. It's time for payers to get on board with this antibiotic alternative, which has a 90% cure... Read More

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Study Puts Spotlight on Preventing Fall-Related Injuries

Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, July 23, 2014

Rulings on health law are far from last word

The New York Times, July 23, 2014

Undercover probe finds health law failings

SF Gate / Associated Press, July 23, 2014

Medicare testing payment options that could end observation care penalties

Kaiser Health News / The Washington Post, July 23, 2014

Halifax Health settles last part of whistle-blower lawsuit for $5.5M

Orlando Sentinel, July 23, 2014

UNC hospitals face Medicare penalties, July 23, 2014

Contradictory Obamacare Rulings Issued by Appellate Courts

John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, July 22, 2014

CVS Ramps Up Retail Clinics with Provider Affiliations

Christopher Cheney, for HealthLeaders Media, July 22, 2014

Opinion: Will hospitals' higher facility fees survive health reform?

Indianapolis Business Journal, July 22, 2014

Hospital chain owner's trial expected to include billing audit

The Dallas Morning News, July 22, 2014

AL Hospitals Taking Hit

Insurance News Net / Decatur Daily, July 21, 2014

Hospitals see troubles in red states that snubbed Obamacare's Medicaid deal

Forbes, July 21, 2014

50 years of health spending in one animated chart

Vox, July 21, 2014

Hospitals Seeking to Understand PPACA Impact Turn to Data

Christopher Cheney, for HealthLeaders Media, July 18, 2014

Insurers in US territories get Obamacare exemptions

The Hill, July 18, 2014

Pressure builds on Obama for decision on employer mandate

The Hill, July 18, 2014

US is last in global healthcare rankings

Market Watch, July 18, 2014

Are hospitals responding to a health reform that hasn't happened yet?

Bloomberg Businessweek, July 18, 2014

Opinion: Don't rule out anything on Medicare

US News & World Report, July 18, 2014

What if healthcare spending doesn't destroy America?

The Atlantic, July 18, 2014

Preparing and Caring for Patients with Dementia
Faced with a growing elderly population, healthcare leaders are investigating strategies to treat dementia patients with dignity while trying to keep them out of the hospital.
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