The University of Kansas Hospital saw a large increase in patient volume in the first quarter of fiscal 2016, but the additional costs of treating more patients overshadowed the increase in revenue.
VHA-UHC Alliance NewCo, the company formed following the merger of VHA and UHC hospital networks, has announced its new name.
Chicago's Rush University Medical Center is planning to build a $500 million outpatient center just east of its main hospital tower, reining in care that is currently strewn across the hospital system's Near West Side campus.
UPMC, which has been seeking to sever ties with insurance giant Highmark, reached an agreement with the health plan Friday on the terms of continuing care for Highmark patients currently being treated at its facilities.
After 92 years as an independent community hospital, Ingalls Health System, Harvey, Ill., plans to join University of Chicago Medicine.
The University of Vermont Medical Center has hired Dr. Doug Gentile as its new chief medical information officer.
UPMC has won a key legal victory that could ultimately award the health system more than $188 million in back payments from insurance giant Highmark.
Chicago-based Rush Health has appointed two new executives to its C-suite, both effective immediately. Dr. Michael Raymond has been named CMO of the four-hospital academic medical system, and Julie Bonello was appointed CIO, a newly created role.
Northwestern Memorial HealthCare, a growing Chicago-based system, maintained a strong operating margin during the first year after doubling its size.
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles sported a 10% operating margin in its most recent fiscal year, an improvement to its already robust financial state.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is the latest to pull out of the CMS Innovation Center's Pioneer ACO initiative, Medicare's earliest and most aggressive test of accountable care, which has lost nearly half its initial cohort.
The Fairview brand name would be dropped from Twin Cities medical facilities under merger talks authorized by the University of Minnesota Board of Regents.