• Shift to Outpatient care, Payer Pressure Hits Hospitals.

    Beth Kutscher , Melanie Evans Posted: August 10, 2013 – 12:01 am ET Three years ago, Henry Ford Health System began to overhaul how its doctors and nurses care for patients outside the Detroit-based system’s six hospitals. Now it must face the economic strains of its own success, as fewer patients turn up to fill hospital beds.Since January, the… Read more »

  • Fallout for States Rejecting Medicaid Expansion

    Fallout for states rejecting Medicaid expansion By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar / Associated Press Posted: April 22, 2013 – 8:00 am ET Tags:   Rejecting the Medicaid expansion in the federal health care law could have unexpected consequences for states where Republican lawmakers remain steadfastly opposed to what they scorn as “Obamacare.” It could mean exposing businesses… Read more »