Hospital and health system senior leaders can ensure their organizations' compliance programs are functioning as intended by following six guidelines. >>>
UnitedHealthcare's chief of medical affairs, Reed Tuckson discusses the power of technology to create informed and healthy healthcare consumers. >>>
Medicare has paid millions of dollars it should not have for incarcerated patients. Now it's cracking down. Hospitals without sound financial policies governing these patients could be stuck with no payment and no recourse. >>>
Critics of the Independent Payment Advisory Board, which makes recommendations on Medicare spending, describe it as an "unelected, unaccountable body." A bipartisan bill to repeal the board has been introduced in the House. >>>
Physician practices must pay extra attention to managed care contract negotiations as the healthcare industry implements reform. Contract terms may have more bite than in the past. >>>
Revenue is expected to plunge 25% and the incremental changes that hospitals and health systems are implementing are not likely to be enough to maintain independence for a large percentage of them. >>>
Date: February 14, 2013, 1:00-2:30 p.m. ET
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