A provision of the Affordable Care Act that requires providers to revalidate or recertify their Medicaid reimbursement eligibility has caused 65,000 providers to be stripped from the federal program, according to a Modern Healthcare analysis.
A tweak in the way some providers are reimbursed under a new primary-care payment model could deter providers from joining the Medicare initiative known as Comprehensive Primary Care Plus.
Jurors sentenced a former Dallas neurosurgeon to life in prison on Monday for maiming patients who had turned to him for surgery to resolve debilitating injuries.
The awards will go to community-based organizations to provide hands-on training and education to small practices, especially those in underserved areas.
How independent physician organizations can utilize consolidation to achieve scale and success in the new value-based world.
Post-acute care is fertile ground for ACOs to reduce spending, one study discovered. Meanwhile, when states use contrasting approaches for Medicaid ACOs, there won't necessarily be a clear winner, found another.
The emergency medicine residency program at Summa Health will lose its accreditation, and the system has been put on probation by the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
The DACA initiative could help bring as many as 5,400 physicians into the U.S. medical workforce in the coming decades, the letter said.
Verity Health is notifying more than 10,000 patients that their personal information may have been accessed during a hack of a website operated by the system's physicians group.
The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education will soon decide on a controversial proposal that will allow first-year residents to work 28-hour shifts, up from the 16-hour shift cap currently in place.
Physician staffing giant TeamHealth will pay $60 million to settle allegations that a hospitalist services provider it acquired overcharged the CMS for services.
Summa Health System officials are pressing forward after a tumultuous start to 2017 following messy contract negotiations that ultimately culminated in the resignation of its CEO Dr. Thomas Malone.