The merger of Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System will result in 150 layoffs, according to the combined system's executive chairman. Another 49 empty positions will also be eliminated.
The parent of Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Illinois, the state's largest insurer, made more than a billion dollars last year, rebounding after three years of Affordable Care Act-related duress.
Community Health Systems has signed a definitive agreement to sell Munroe Regional Medical Center in Ocala, Fla., to Adventist Health System Sunbelt Healthcare Corp.
A new report from Bain & Co. found that the provider sector accounted for 45% of total healthcare private equity buyouts last year, capturing nearly $19 billion.
UnitedHealth Group kicked off the first-quarter earnings season Tuesday, reporting higher revenue and net income, driven by greater enrollment in Medicare Advantage and higher revenue from its growing Optum business.
Henry Ford Health revealed last week that its insurance arm owes $12.7 million to a subsidiary's CEO as part of a proposed stock purchase.
Fifer, who took over the HFMA in 2012 after 11 years as vice president of hospital finance at Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids, Mich., says industry leaders are starting to do a better job of listening to consumers.
Chinese acquisitions in the U.S. senior-living industry dropped off after the first quarter of 2017 and haven't bounced back, according to an analysis by the firm Real Capital Analytics.
Generic-drug manufacturers, which source most of their active ingredients from China and India, could be hit the hardest by President Donald Trump's proposed tariffs, experts said.
A new Altarum report finds an increased rate of hospital price growth in March drove overall healthcare price acceleration to its highest rate since January 2012.
The Rush health system and Little Company of Mary Hospital & Health Care Centers have called off plans to merge.
The venture aims to leverage machine learning and artificial intelligence to boost revenue and cash flow while lowering the cost of bill collecting. It's slated to launch this summer.