The EHR vendor has been hit with a putative class-action suit alleging that misrepresentations of its software's capabilities led to inaccuracies in patient records. eClinicalWorks has settled litigation over the misrepresentations.
A New York state judge refused to freeze $225 million given to Outcome Health's co-founders as part of a recent funding round after a last-minute change in the allegations.
Community Health Systems-owned Lutheran Health Network has sued its former CEO for using confidential information to lure competitor Indiana University Health to the Fort Wayne, Ind., market.
Although state and federal lawmakers have turned their focus toward the fate of cost-sharing reduction payments to insurers, Humana hasn't forgotten about its unpaid $611 million risk-corridor bill.
In a strongly worded opinion, the federal judge refused to force the Trump administration to revive cost-sharing reduction subsidies that help low-income people with out-of-pocket healthcare costs, ruling that the Affordable Care Act did not create a permanent appropriation for the payments.
Opioids accounted for 24% of medication malpractice claims, making it the leading cause of such claims from 2012 to 2016.
Some hospitals in northeast Ohio are adding attorneys to their care teams through medical-legal partnerships, or MLPs.
The U.S. Justice Department dumped its lawsuit accusing UnitedHealth Group and affiliated health plans of exaggerating how sick its patients were to score millions of dollars in inflated Medicare Advantage payments.
Former Cleveland Clinic Innovations executive director Gary Fingerhut has pleaded guilty to two charges related to a scheme that allegedly cost the clinic more than $2.7 million.
A lawsuit about to go to trial in Canada seeking to allow the sale of private plans raises questions about the growing Democratic push to adopt the Canadian-style single-payer model in the U.S.
A federal judge tossed the Department of Justice's suit claiming UnitedHealth Group scored millions in inflated Medicare Advantage payments, striking a blow against the feds' latest attempt to fight medical upcoding and alleged fraud.
Nearly 300 healthcare institutions in 41 states have developed similar partnerships to guide families and pediatric patient caregivers on legal issues beyond the scope of clinical care that affect children's health.