As North Carolina lawmakers consider requiring Medicaid providers to be part of accountable care organizations, they can look to some of..
A Raleigh physician, frustrated with the standard way care gets practiced, goes back to making housecalls and finds her niche. By Jennifer..
Open enrollment for Medicare began two weeks ago. This commentary by the head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services outlines..
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..