Nicholas Tejeda was named CEO of the Hospitals of Providence Transmountain Campus in El Paso, Texas, a teaching hospital being built in partnership with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. The facility is expected to open in February. The Hospitals of Providence system is part of...
Prism Healthcare Partners, a national healthcare management consulting firm based in Chicago, has announced several leadership changes.
Debates over the future of the nation's highest court will heat up when President Barack Obama chooses a nominee to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia.
Nevada will begin conducting independent inspections of group homes contracted by the state to serve the mentally ill, according to a state health official.
A growing number of states are giving advanced practice nurses more leeway to practice primary care. Still, state and national medical societies continue to oppose nurse practitioners gaining broader practice authority.
North American healthcare organizations have become incredibly proficient at integrating their networks—within a state, region or country. But global integration has remained a pipe dream. Until now.
States that rely on HealthCare.gov are still struggling to enroll people deemed eligible for Medicaid, according to a Kaiser Family Foundation survey of Medicaid agencies.
State health insurance officials and industry stakeholders are on the brink of approving model legislation to standardize the network adequacy of health plans. But the fate of that legislation hangs on the priorities of 50 very different state legislatures.
During the 2016 open enrollment for Affordable Care Act plans, exchange shoppers generally will see premium increases, though they vary sharply by plan and by market.
The average premium rate hikes for popular health insurance plans sold on HealthCare.gov for 2016 will be steeper than last year.
Hospitals and health systems have been spending more on advertising in recent years, with an emphasis on educating patients and engaging them in their growing role as healthcare consumers.
Data Points for the week of Sept. 14, 2015, covered the following topics: Diabetes, EHRs, preterm infants, hospital bonds, risk for stroke and ACA coverage