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Supreme Court pauses Dignity Health pension decision

Supreme Court pauses Dignity Health pension decision

By Erica Teichert  |  September 24, 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court made its first move toward weighing in on whether Dignity Health and faith-based companies have to comply with federal regulations for costly worker pension plans.

FTC seeks to revive case against Advocate, NorthShore merger

FTC seeks to revive case against Advocate, NorthShore merger

By Maria Castellucci  |  August 19, 2016

The Federal Trade Commission argued against the proposed merger between two Chicago-area health systems in a federal appeals court Friday, defending its market definitions that were rejected by a lower court in June.

Advocate Health sued for shutting residents out of surgeries

By Erica Teichert  |  August 12, 2016

A doctor who completed his medical residency at an Advocate Health Care facility has sued the health system for refusing to use residents in surgeries, then billing Medicare and Medicaid for their assistance.

Advocate Health to pay largest HIPAA settlement

Advocate Health to pay largest HIPAA settlement

By Erica Teichert  |  August 06, 2016

Advocate Health Care has agreed to pay $5.55 million to settle multiple potential data protection violations over the past three years, marking the largest Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act settlement HHS has ever received.

Advocate Health to pay largest HIPAA settlement

Advocate Health to pay largest HIPAA settlement

By Erica Teichert  |  August 04, 2016

Advocate Health Care has agreed to pay $5.55 million to settle multiple data protection violations over the past three years, marking the largest Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act settlement HHS has ever received.

Big business doubts savings from hospital mergers

By J. Duncan Moore, Crain's Chicago Business  |  August 02, 2016

Large employers think hospital mergers may lead to more consistent care and service and better administrative efficiency, but they aren't buying that consolidation will lower medical costs or raise quality.

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