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..
When it comes to cancer care, where a patient lives makes a difference. But in some instances, distance could be an advantage. By Stephanie..
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..