Physician staffing giant TeamHealth has named former hospital system executive Michael Wiechart as its new COO, succeeding the retiring Oliver Rogers.
The bill introduced this week is in response to several moves by the Trump administration to more carefully vet foreign immigrants.
Community Health Systems CEO Wayne Smith's total compensation decreased from $10.4 million in 2015 to $5.8 million in 2016.
Healthcare, the industry that led the charge in jobs growth throughout 2016, saw a significant job creation dip in March.
The Texas division of Catholic Health Initiatives laid off 459 employees this week as part of its ongoing restructuring plan.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday appeared skeptical of arguments that faith-based health systems should be subject to federal pension plan regulations.
Jay Grinney, the long-time CEO of HealthSouth who retired at year-end, is slated to receive two fishing rods and an $11.7 million package for his service, in addition to $7.3 million in total compensation for 2016,
The super-hot rate of healthcare job growth has started to abate after hospitals and health providers have staffed up since 2013 to care for 20 million newly insured people under the Affordable Care Act. The same can't be said for health spending.
Hospitals and the healthcare industry posted another month of robust job growth in February even as a looming repeal of the Affordable Care Act hangs over the sector. The 26,800 healthcare jobs created in February surpassed the 12,100 increase in January.
Getting leadership right for the future is paramount - identify trends that will greatly influence their roles and future requirements.
Changes at Summa Health continue with another contract non-renewal and the departure of one of its internal medicine residency leaders.
Physician staffing giant Envision Healthcare is considering selling its ambulance and population health businesses.