St. Francis Medical Center was cleared of an antitrust suit, John Hopkins' president will retire and other regional news.
Florida rejects caps in malpractice cases, Wisconsin softens provisions of Medicaid waiver and other regional news.
An affiliate of for-profit Prime Healthcare Services has agreed to buy 297-bed Mission Regional Medical Center to expand its reach in southern Texas.
UCHealth expands in Denver, Wayne State and Henry Ford contemplate a merger, and other regional news.
A California bill that would eliminate health insurance companies and provide government-funded health coverage for everyone in the state would cost $400 billion annually and require significant tax increases, according to a state legislative analysis.
Inova’s joint-venture health plan with Aetna is exiting the Virginia exchange marketplace in 2018 to stem losses that are dampening an otherwise strong rebound at the system.
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Norton Healthcare in Kentucky saw strong investment gains, an area that has helped other health systems score earnings wins for the year.
The state of Massachusetts sued Universal Health Services in federal court last week, accusing it of illegally charging Medicaid for outpatient mental health services by unqualified staff.
The CMS will allow cash-strapped Alabama to postpone its Medicaid privatization and restructuring demonstration.
Iowa's privatized Medicaid program has asked the federal government to pay up to $225 million in risk-corridor payments to make up for losses experienced by the health insurers that run the year-old managed-care program, and other regional news.
The Idaho attorney general has blessed the sale of Ascension's St. Joseph Regional Medical Center to RCCH HealthCare Partners, a for-profit hospital chain formed through the merger of RegionalCare and Capella Healthcare.