Stephen Williams, the long-time CEO of Louisville, Ky.-based Norton Healthcare who became a hospital administrator at 22, is retiring at the end of the year. Norton named President Russell Cox as Williams' successor.
Several states may be pocketing federal dollars to run hospitals that have been taken over by private companies, HHS' inspector general's office warned on Friday.
The Centers Disease Control and Prevention issued revised clinical guidance regarding the care of babies born to mothers who were likely infected with the Zika virus during pregnancy in light of the rising number of locally-transmitted cases.
The CMS has issued an 11-page list of questions and answers to better guide providers in using ICD-10 codes when tighter guidelines come into effect this October.
The Federal Trade Commission argued against the proposed merger between two Chicago-area health systems in a federal appeals court Friday, defending its market definitions that were rejected by a lower court in June.
The CMS is asking the public for information about providers and organizations that may be steering Medicare- or Medicaid-eligible patients toward the Affordable Care Act's insurance exchanges in order to receive higher reimbursement rates.
This week, Pennsylvania's Department of Human Services expects to award contracts worth more than $7 billion annually that cover almost 421,000 low-income, disabled adults. But the contracts were scheduled to be awarded in June.