Even as providers, members of the House and the governor object to the bill, senators move forward with a controversial plan to change the..
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..
Leaders of North Carolina’s accountable care organizations weigh in on how the new model of organizing patient care is changing the..
Piedmont Health SeniorCare meets the many needs of seniors and – most important – allows them to remain in their homes and..
A study by Medicare’s inspector general of skilled nursing facilities says nearly 22,000 patients were injured and more than 1,500 died..
The deadline for seniors to update their Medicare prescription-drug plans is this Saturday, Dec. 7. By Rose Hoban Amidst the immense..
By coincidence, a proposed N.C. bill to increase hospital transparency moves through committee on the same day the federal government..
Despite extra help for rural hospitals from Medicare, rural hospitals appear to be slipping behind in the quality of care they provide. By..