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Judge tosses Envision lawsuit against UnitedHealth

Judge tosses Envision lawsuit against UnitedHealth

By Shelby Livingston  |  April 30, 2018

A federal judge dismissed physician staffing firm Envision Healthcare's lawsuit against UnitedHealth Group over a payment dispute, saying it belongs in arbitration.

Detroit Medical Center exec challenges auto insurers to cuts

Detroit Medical Center exec challenges auto insurers to cuts

By Chad Livengood  |  April 30, 2018

A top hospital executive is ready to do a deal with auto insurance companies to rein in how much hospitals charge auto accident victims if the carriers agree to dollar-for-dollar cuts in drivers' no-fault insurance premiums.

Ohio hospitals battle proposed Medicaid work requirements

Ohio hospitals battle proposed Medicaid work requirements

By Lydia Coutré  |  April 30, 2018

Cleveland Clinic, MetroHealth and University Hospitals raised concerns that Ohio's proposed work requirements for the Medicaid expansion population could harm access, care delivery and reimbursement.

American Well to acquire acute-care telemedicine firm

American Well to acquire acute-care telemedicine firm

By Rachel Z. Arndt  |  April 30, 2018

While telehealth provider American Well has focused mostly on the outpatient market, its acquisition of acute-care telemedicine firm Avizia will boost its presence in hospitals.

Maine sued over missed Medicaid expansion deadline

Maine sued over missed Medicaid expansion deadline

By Susannah Luthi  |  April 30, 2018

Maine patient advocacy groups and community health centers sued the state over failing to file its plan triggering Medicaid expansion, violating a 2017 ballot measure approved by voters.

News from other sources

By Modern Healthcare  |  April 30, 2018

Bill Gates pushes for a universal flu vaccine, drugmakers complain about opioid taxation bills and some journalists rush to defend Sarah Huckabee Sanders.

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