08/01/14 | SOURCE: Health News Florida
Florida Blue, the state’s largest health insurer, is increasing premiums by an average of 17.6 percent for its Affordable Care Act exchange plans next year, company officials say.
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08/01/14 | SOURCE: Modern Healthcare
Strong ambulatory-care hiring offset job losses at hospitals and nursing homes last month, with overall healthcare employment largely unchanged at 7,000 new jobs, according to the latest round of federal employment data.
07/31/14 | SOURCE: Modern Healthcare
The fast-rising number of healthcare providers joining a trial run of bundled Medicare payments signals widespread thirst to explore risk-based reimbursement models, but success will depend on how many take the leap.
07/30/14 | SOURCE: NJ Spotlight
The New Jersey Medicaid Accountable Care demonstration project attracts an unexpected eight applicants
07/24/14 | SOURCE: NPR
Many of us get confused by claims of how much the risk of a heart attack, for example, might be reduced by taking medicine for it. And doctors can get confused, too.
07/18/14 | SOURCE: NPR
The health care community is not doing enough to track and prevent widespread harm to patients, and preventable deaths and injuries in hospitals and other settings will continue unless Congress takes action, medical experts said Thursday.