When Dr. William Thomas took a part-time job as medical director of a nursing home in upstate New York, he found that a strictly medical approach with residents didn't improve their health outcomes or quality of life. So he began to change his approach.
We have found that while it is kinder and gentler to not report patients to credit bureaus, a real threat of credit reporting for nonpayment increases collections.
Another proposal to overhaul health information technology regulation surfaces in Congress, and other news
Another proposal to overhaul health information technology regulation is surfacing in Congress, this one with a powerful Republican name attached to it, that of incoming Senate Finance Chairman Orrin Hatch.
Twenty-six Pennsylvania state health centers must remain open, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania ruled Thursday, reversing a lower court's decision that allowed the state to move forward with shuttering them.
The rebranded health system created by the 2013 merger of Catholic Health East and Trinity Health will focus its strategy through 2020 on physician engagement and population health, seeking to leverage its expansive operations.
The race to enroll uninsured Americans in health plans has started again—but with only half as much time as the first open enrollment and a harder-to-convince pool of potential customers.
The uproar over limits on tobacco products is still flaring—witness the fracas in Westminster, Mass., around a proposal to become the first U.S. town to snuff out tobacco sales.
It's anyone's guess whether the U.S. Supreme Court will invalidate or uphold federal premium subsidies in 36 states when it hears King v. Burwell next year.
Some hospitals are reaping savings from buying green energy, though savings depend on market conditions and geographic location.
The Pittsburgh-based UPMC health system saw its insurance revenue rise 6% to $1.3 billion in the quarter ended Sept. 30 compared with the same period the previous year.
Voters not only stopped the Medicaid expansion dead in its tracks on Tuesday night, they elected Republican candidates vowing to change or roll back Medicaid in states that have already expanded.
Dr. Gary Gottlieb, 59, will be CEO of Partners in Health, a not-for-profit that operates globally to address healthcare access where poverty is prevalent, including recent work in the West African nations fighting Ebola.