Officials seek to reassure people in North Carolina that they’re prepared to respond if Ebola comes to the state. By Rose Hoban State..
By Jordan Rau Kaiser Health News Many Medicare beneficiaries treated at primarily rural “critical access” hospitals end up paying..
Too often, patients are discharged from the hospital only to be readmitted days later. Now hospitals stand to lose money if that happens..
People in Belhaven are getting used to the new reality: Life without a local hospital. By Lisa Gillespie Kaiser Health News People in this..
Is there a price North Carolina pays for not expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act? By Ann Doss Helms and Tony Pugh Charlotte..
Some hospitals are denying charity care to people who are eligible to buy insurance but decline to do so. By Julie Appleby Kaiser Health..
As lawmakers argue over the future path of Medicaid, they point to uncertainty over the amount of money spent by hospitals participating in..
What seemed to be a promising agreement between Vidant Health Systems, the NAACP and the town of Belhaven to keep Vidant Pungo hospital..
By Jordan Rau Kaiser Health News During a hernia operation, Dorothea Handron’s surgeon unknowingly pierced her bowel. It took five days..
Senate budget writers make deep cuts to hospital reimbursements for providing Medicaid services, something hospital executives argue could..