One of the nation's largest health systems will for the first time set a systemwide minimum wage of $11 an hour.
Insurers were bullish on their prospects and circumspect on an expected rash of M&A. Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini said it will “take one big transaction to tip the whole thing off.”
On Oct. 15 Modern Healthcare will present “Building Tomorrow's Delivery Model: Forging a Path to Value.” The daylong event is free to providers and insurers. Hear from more than 20 prominent leaders, including opening keynote speaker Ascension CEO Anthony Tersigni and Peter Lee,...
The man who may have to keep his veto pen handy to block congressional Republican efforts to repeal or roll back the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act took the top spot in Modern Healthcare's 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare.
To strengthen its footprint in the post-acute-care sector, Ascension Health has formed a senior-care division to integrate its extensive post-acute-care services and establish more uniform care standards.
Anthony Tersigni, CEO of St. Louis-based Ascension, talks with Modern Healthcare Managing Editor Harris Meyer about his system's recent integrated delivery partnership with CHE Trinity Health, its growth strategy, his management style, and issues related to Catholic healthcare doctrine.
Anthony Tersigni, CEO of St. Louis-based Ascension, talks about his system's recent integrated delivery partnership with CHE Trinity Health, its growth strategy, his management style and issues related to Catholic healthcare doctrine.
Many providers are finding that the returns on their investment portfolios are helping make up for operating shortfalls that have resulted from lower patient volumes and reimbursement cuts.
The late Wilbur Cohen, one of Medicare's chief architects, noted it wasn't a glitch that prevented the federal program from policing the practice of medicine, including its safety and quality. Rather, that was a design feature.
If HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was calling health execs seeking donations, she didn't ask some of the largest not-for-profit hospital systems or their national trade group. She didn't need to.
The nominees for Modern Healthcare's 12th annual 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare competition.