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What They're Watching: Jose Camacho

Kylie Walsh | Aug 31, 2017 | Texas

Column: Provider Reimbursement

| Aug 21, 2017 | Federal

This series titled “Column: US Healthcare System” is sponsored content from our partners at Axene Health Partners.  AHP offers highly specialized health care actuarial and consulting services across a number of states.  We have curated this content because we think it adds value to the work our readers are engaged in.  As...[ Read More ]

UnitedHealth Group Announces New Leadership Roles

| Aug 16, 2017 | Federal

The board of directors of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) announced that David S. Wichmann, president of UnitedHealth Group, will succeed Stephen J. Hemsley as chief executive officer and become a director of the company, effective Sept. 1, 2017. On the same date, Hemsley will take the newly created role of...[ Read More ]

Column: What Makes American Health Care Different?

| Aug 14, 2017 | Federal

This series titled "Column: US Healthcare System" is sponsored content from our partners at Axene Health Partners.  AHP offers highly specialized health care actuarial and consulting services across a number of states.  We have curated this content because we think it adds value to the work our readers are engaged in. ...[ Read More ]

Column: International Healthcare Systems

| Aug 7, 2017 | Federal

This series titled "Column: US Healthcare System" is sponsored content from our partners at Axene Health Partners.  AHP offers highly specialized health care actuarial and consulting services across a number of states.  We have curated this content because we think it adds value to the work our readers are engaged in. ...[ Read More ]

Report: Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis

| Jul 31, 2017 | Federal

The White House's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis released a draft interim report. Here is an excerpt of the Commission's recommendations to President Trump. This draft has been edited for brevity, and only includes top-line recommendations. The entire draft can be found here.  Dear Mr. President:...[ Read More ]

CMS releases proposed rule for DSH allotment reductions

| Jul 31, 2017 | Federal

Last week, CMS released a proposed rule outlining reductions in the federal Medicaid dollars allocated to each state to fund their Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) programs beginning in FY 2018. In anticipation of lower uninsured rates and lower levels of hospital uncompensated care, the ACA set forth aggregate reductions...[ Read More ]