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Vidant Health inflates prices, lawsuit alleges

Vidant Health allegedly hid its inflated prices from patients and harassed them when their bills were past due, according to a new lawsuit.George...

Supreme Court won’t hear challenge to Maine vaccine mandate

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear arguments in a lawsuit that sought to challenge Maine's COVID-19 vaccine mandate for health workers. Justices...

Double-booked surgeries lead to $14.6 million settlement

Massachusetts General Hospital will pay $14.6 million to settle a lawsuit that alleged overbilling for double-booked surgeries that were simultaneously overseen by the...

COVID still threatens millions of Americans. Why are we so eager to move on?

People with weakened immune systems or other high-risk conditions argue that now is the time, as the omicron surge subsides, to double down...

Social determinants of health driving transformation in Medicare coverage

Hospital, health system and community leaders know that Medicare is the single largest payer and the single largest cash flow in American healthcare....

Q&A: ‘Don’t beat yourself up with thinking 
you have to have all the answers’

How have staffing issues affected your growth and service line plans? When you’re in the middle of a crisis, sometimes it’s difficult to think...

Q&A: Merging during a pandemic? ‘It was the perfect time’

In October 2020, just before the U.S. became the first country to have 10 million confirmed COVID-19 cases, Atrium Health merged with Wake...

New Jersey hospital builds EHR, with plans to commercialize

“We are actively moving toward that,” Cox said. “We know that Holy Name is not the only community hospital that is facing the...

Some Medicare Advantage plans already cover at-home COVID-19 tests

While most of Medicare's 63 million beneficiaries are still waiting for no-cost at-home COVID-19 tests, some Medicare Advantage carriers already cover them.Medicare Advantage...

Hospital-at-home programs hinge on reimbursement

Thinking big The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the adoption of home-based, acute care as hospitals reached capacity. Philadelphia-based Jefferson Health enrolled about 600 COVID-19 patients in...

US virus cases, hospitalizations continue steady decline

Average daily COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations are continuing to fall in the U.S., an indicator that the omicron variant’s hold is weakening across...

aAmerica’s doctor, family get COVID-19 despite safeguards

Surgeon General Vivek Murthy announced Friday that he and his young family have COVID-19 despite their best efforts to avoid infection by getting...

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Wireless Logic named a Leader in 2023 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Managed IoT Connectivity Services, Worldwide

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Thesis Announces Acquisition and Growth Investment by SilverTree Equity

SilverTree’s investment will accelerate Thesis’ investments in product and people and support its trajectory in becoming the leading SaaS student...

Instant cloud migration made possible with WhiteSpider Hybrid Cloud Solution

The innovative platform will be showcased for the first time at CISCO Live in Amsterdam, 6-9 February. Organisations across the globe...