The programs achieved savings of $466 million. In 2015, six of the 12 Pioneer ACOs received bonuses along with 119 of 392 Shared Savings Program ACOs.
Learn more about the people ranked as the most influential in the industry this year. Plus, filter the list by gender, age, sector, compensation, location and title—and share your results.
A list of 161 hospitals or hospital groups, ranked by the five-year change in readmissions penalties, 2013-17. Institutions are all members of America's Essential Hospitals. Readmissions penalties are assigned by CMS Certification Number, so in hospital groups that share a single number, only the...
The not-for-profit Catholic organization SSM Health will provide birth control pills at the 26 clinics inside St. Louis-area Walgreens stores that it began operating Thursday, an SSM spokesman said.
Earlier this week, a prominent health economist offered what he called “simple way” to reduce the risk of more insurers leaping off the Obamacare exchange ship: “Make the Obamacare exchange one big marketplace for everyone buying individual health insurance coverage."
With more reports of non-travel related Zika cases popping up in the U.S., state Medicaid agencies are preparing to spend millions to prevent spread of the virus.
ProMedica, a health system based in Toledo, Ohio, is in the middle of installing an Epic Systems Corp. electronic health record, and that transition led to some financial pain in the first half of 2016.
While people generally like the idea of a federally developed, nationwide database aimed at improving medical treatments, many are not keen on giving up their medical information, a new survey shows.
Michigan's Bureau of Community and Health Systems opened the investigation after the Detroit News reported doctors had repeatedly voiced concerns about dirty surgical instruments.
David Hadley, the chief financial officer of Integris Health, will not return to the Oklahoma City-based hospital system after suffering an undisclosed injury.
We asked readers to vote for up to 10 innovations. These are the 25 that garnered the most votes, including storefront healthcare, bionic limbs and primary-care access.