The health system will invest more than $6 million to initiatives that will help identify the most effective strategies to provide patients with greater access to affordable housing.
More than a year after proposing a merger, Catholic Health Initiatives and Dignity Health have signed a definitive agreement to create the nation's largest not-for-profit hospital system in the country by operating revenue. The deal could speed up financially struggling CHI's turnaround.
More than 18,000 Henry Ford Health System patients' personal health information was viewed or stolen in early October by an unknown person or entity who hacked the Detroit-based health system's electronic health records.
The role of health system pharmacists is expanding under value-based care. In this interview, Dr. Tina Moen of IBM Watson Health discusses the role that pharmacists can play both at the bedside and in conversations about population health to help improve outcomes and reduce costs.
Caro Community Hospital in Michigan's Thumb region has joined Grand Blanc-based McLaren Health Care Corp. to become the not-for-profit system's 13th hospital.
Community Health Systems will sell its 120-bed hospital in Dade City, Fla., to Adventist Health System, as it previously said that it would.
A new Health Affairs study found opioid-related deaths in hospitals quadrupled from 2000 to 2014 as providers cared for patients with more severe cases of pain addiction.
MedPAC heard contrasting messages from trade groups and hospitals about the impact of a controversial policy that requires doctors to sign off on certain procedures done by hospital staffers.
Downers Grove, Ill.-based Advocate Health Care has turned its focus to Wisconsin's largest healthcare provider after walking away from its merger with NorthShore University HealthSystem.
Reimbursement rate increases below inflation coupled with the continued swelling of staffing and tech expenses will put a damper on not-for-profit and public healthcare next year, Moody's Investors Service said. It downgraded its outlook on the sector to negative for 2018.
Tenet Healthcare Corp. instructed executives at Detroit Medical Center to cut its workforce by 150 by the end of this year as part of the investor-owned hospital chain's previously announced companywide 1,300 layoffs.
A gunman fired through an emergency room window at a hospital Friday in Bakersfield, Calif., then walked inside, but no one was injured until police shot and wounded him soon after, authorities said.