Medicaid is consuming an ever-greater share of state budgets, forcing state governments to react. Two early stories of reimbursement cuts and increased fraud recovery efforts suggest what the future could bring.
Large health system mergers often fail to deliver the promised cost savings and operating efficiencies, a finding that should surprise no one.
Anthem announces its second joint venture with a regional health system to provide a new insurance product, this one in Wisconsin.
A physician recruiting firm releases data on 2015 salaries for internists, family medicine physicians and physician assistants.
The new CMS primary care payment model is going forward in spite of mixed to disappointing results from the pilot project.
CMS unveils yet another new payment program, this one focused on primary care physicians that continues its march toward value-based reimbursement.
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