Posts Tagged: hike

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Patient notifications about payment models could cost hospitals. Modern Healthcare, October 11, 2016. Hospitals say a proposal to have them notify patients regarding a change in coverage would result in high penalties and be… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) ICD-10: Inside the war rooms. Healthcare IT News, October 1, 2015. Healthcare payers and providers have to start using ICD-10 as October 1, 2015. 2) Congress Calls for Stage 3 Meaningful Use Rule to… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) How healthcare merger-mania hurts competition, care access. FierceHealthcare, August 19, 2015. The current healthcare merger trend is bad for care access, competition and patient choice. 2) Health insurance rate hikes approved for 2016: 1%… Read the rest »