Tenet Healthcare Corp. has entered into exclusive talks over a potential deal for Conifer Health Solutions, and has set a goal of cutting another $200 million in costs by the end of 2019.
A Texas physician and former hospital administrator could face decades in prison after a federal jury convicted them of running a $20 million healthcare fraud scheme involving unnecessary medical tests.
Even though hospitals' Medicare margins continued to decline in 2017, their total all-payer margins climbed to a near-high level, preliminary data from the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission shows.
Fresenius Medical Care announced Tuesday it has completed the $2 billion purchase of home dialysis devicemaker NxStage Medical.
The U.S. Justice Department asked a judge on Monday to formally approve the merger between CVS Health and insurer Aetna.
The Louisiana Department of Health issued a request for proposals on Monday for managed-care companies hoping to serve the state's more than 1.5 million Medicaid members starting in 2020.
Anthem officials told a judge on Monday that their counterparts at Cigna sabotaged the $48.9 billion merger deal, even refusing to divest business lines that would have won them approval by regulators.
The UConn Health incident represents the largest breach reported to HHS so far in 2019. Healthcare organizations and their business associates have submitted nearly 50 incidents already this year.
Sutter Health is teaming up with Ada Health to offer its patients a symptom checker tool designed to help them decide whether they need to get care and where. It's one of several partnerships between health systems and companies offering such tools.
Veteran healthcare industry executives have launched Nashville, Tenn.-based ReVIDA Recovery Centers, a network of outpatient centers focused on treating opioid use disorder through a combination of medication and behavioral therapy.
Novant Health has named Mark J. King its vice president of research and innovation, effective March 11. He's currently at Atrium Health.
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