Catholic providers Providence Health & Services and St. Joseph Health System have moved closer to creating a new, single organization that will operate 43 hospitals in six states. The new parent organization will be led by current Providence CEO Dr. Rod Hochman.
NYC Health and Hospitals' operating loss leaped to $263.6 million during the first quarter of its fiscal year as patient revenue declined and operating expenses edged upwards.
Medicaid agencies want federal officials to keep them in mind as they incorporate participation in alternative payment models with all types of payers into Medicare's reimbursement rates for physicians.
Molina Healthcare is buying the Medicaid assets of one of Henry Ford Health System's health plans. That news comes a week after the state denied Henry Ford's appeal of new Medicaid contracts.
When University of Chicago Medicine held a job fair at a local church a couple of years ago, hospital officials expected a few hundred attendees. To their surprise, about 1,100 South Side residents showed up.
VHA-UHC Alliance NewCo, the company formed following the merger of VHA and UHC hospital networks, has announced its new name.
The retail prices of 19 brand-name prescription dermatology medications have increased an average of more than 400% over the past six years, according to a study. Those findings are sure to add support to the growing public discord over the rising cost of drugs.