Roughly 18 months after Anthem rocked the healthcare business community with a new provider-insurance alliance in California, the insurer has formulated another similar project. Anthem and Milwaukee-based Aurora Health Care will co-own a new health insurance company.
The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin system hopes to boost its cardiovascular program by partnering with the Cleveland Clinic.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich's administration wants to transition the state to a more conservative Medicaid expansion program that would allow it to drop adult beneficiaries who don't pay into a health savings account, regardless of their income.
Fairview Health Services in Minneapolis is jumping into the health insurance business with both feet with plans to acquire UCare.
Indiana University Health, the academic hospital system that controls large portions of the Hoosier state, grew its revenue in 2015, thanks in large part to the state's conservative Medicaid expansion.
Hospitals in Michigan would be required to post their master list of fees for services, procedures and medical supplies under a bill pending in the state Senate.
Operating losses continue to mount at struggling Land of Lincoln Health, totaling $90.8 million for the Obamacare health plan in 2015.
University of Chicago Medicine expects to pony up nearly $270 million to reopen an adult trauma center and expand services on its South Side campus.
A Michigan plan to extend expanded Medicaid coverage to thousands of children, young adults and expectant mothers might become the state's most aggressive tool for tracking the long-term consequences of lead poisoning from the city's contaminated water.
A $100 million lawsuit has been filed against McLaren Flint hospital and Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on behalf of four patients who allegedly contracted Legionnaires’ disease while being treated at the facility.
Michigan's U.S. senators have requested $400 million to fix lead-contaminated water pipes in the city of Flint, which they describe as facing a public health crisis.
The Obama administration has tapped HHS to help lead the federal coordination of emergency recovery efforts to deal with contaminated water in Flint, Mich., the agency announced last week.
Detroit's burgeoning technology industry is bringing new jobs to the city and bolstering providers such as Henry Ford Health System. Unemployment in the city has dropped to the mid-single digits after spiking above 20% just two years ago.
GE Healthcare—a division of the Fairfield, Conn.-based multinational company that is in the process of reorganizing itself—will move its headquarters to Chicago from Amersham, near London.
Zipnosis, a Minneapolis-based telehealth company that aims to automate the initial steps of how patients are triaged for care, has raised $17 million in a Series A financing round.
Indiana University Health in Indianapolis will enter a two-hospital joint venture with Community Health Systems as part of its move to scale back its acute-care operations.
University of Chicago Medicine will establish a Level 1 adult trauma center at its Hyde Park campus on Chicago's South Side, scrapping plans to collaboratively develop a trauma center with the city's Holy Cross Hospital.
Providers, patients and lawmakers in Iowa are urging the CMS to reject a waiver request that would permit the state's Medicaid program to become exclusively a managed-care program.
St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, Ill., and Horace Mann Educators Corp., a national insurance company, have teamed up with HSHS Medical Group to open an employer-sponsored health clinic in Springfield.
Six Ohio hospitals are suing HHS over a part of the two-midnight rule that would cut inpatient payments to hospitals.