A small number of hospitals and health systems are turning to the courts to challenge Anthem's new policies restricting outpatient imaging and emergency department coverage. Attorneys and industry experts disagree on the cases' merits.
In this unique two-day event on June 7-8 in Austin, Texas, Modern Healthcare will bring together senior executives from hospitals and health systems, suppliers, payers, venture capitalists and others to share ideas on how to break down silos.
Along with the rest of the industry, Modern Healthcare is eager to hear what President Donald Trump has to say about drug prices. But that's not all we are watching this week.
What could rein in rising drug prices? Modern Healthcare sought to find out.
Doctors say a rare procedure that reuses transplanted kidneys has the potential to provide such organs to hundreds of individuals each year, but others doubt its overall impact to significantly address the ever-increasing demand for kidney donations.
There's no one way to structure an ACO and help it succeed. Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization's COO offers some tips from the lessons they've learned since launching in 2012.
Assistant Managing Editor David May recently talked with Dr. Lloyd Minor about trends in training the next generation of physicians, partnerships with local tech giants, including the Apple Heart Study, and what Stanford Medicine is doing to address physician burnout.
Everyone in Washington agrees bold action to combat the opioid epidemic is long overdue. Yet the legislation advancing in Congress barely qualifies as a start.
Evidence-based processes and protocols are used to ensure care is the same across all hospitals at the health systems ranked highest by IBM Watson Health.
Home health agencies are treating sicker patients, yet they lack some of the basic tools needed to prevent infections.
Cancer patients can connect and be supported by other cancer patients with an app.
McKay-Dee Hospital in April 2017 opened a center specifically for patients experiencing a mental health crisis.