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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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White House takes aim at Medicare and Medicaid billing errors

NPR, September 3, 2015

Hutcheson Medical Center (TN) close to sale, CEO says

Times Free Press, September 3, 2015

Business Roundup: LifePoint, Carondelet Announce Separate Joint Ventures

John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, September 3, 2015

How Cardiology Compensation is Changing

Jacqueline Fellows, for HealthLeaders Media, September 3, 2015

Lahey, Beth Israel Deaconess in merger talks

The Boston Globe, September 3, 2015

Hospitals say Aetna-Humana deal endangers Medicare Advantage

Forbes, September 3, 2015

Why HCA's growth strategy doesn't look like everyone else's

Nashville Business Journal, September 3, 2015

MA 2014 health care spending rises faster than state goal

WBUR, September 3, 2015

Lawsuit: NC hospitals cheated Medicare out of millions

The Charlotte Observer, September 3, 2015

Fewer Americans skipping medical care for cost reasons

The Washington Post, September 2, 2015

TX Gov courting feds for healthcare money, emails show

The Texas Tribune, September 2, 2015

How Steward Health Care made most of its hospitals profitable in the past four years

Boston Business Journal, September 2, 2015

SSM Health announces plans for new $500M SLU hospital, ambulatory care center

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, September 2, 2015

Santa Clara County (CA) to sever $300M contract over hospital upgrade

San Jose Mercury News, September 2, 2015

Cedars-Sinai buys Marina Del Rey Hospital amid consolidation wave

Los Angeles Times, September 2, 2015

Vatican approves St. Francis-Trinity hospital merger

Hartford Courant, September 2, 2015

NFP Hospitals' Outlook Upgraded to 'Stable'

John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, September 1, 2015

Drug-industry rule would raise Medicare costs

The Wall Street Journal, September 1, 2015

'Cadillac tax' could wreck popular medical accounts

Politico, September 1, 2015

The Obamacare 'fix' most likely to pass this Congress

National Journal, September 1, 2015


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