Alex Kacik is the hospital operations reporter for Modern Healthcare in Chicago. Aside from hospital operations, he covers supply chain, legal and finance. Before joining Modern Healthcare in 2017, Kacik covered various business beats for seven years in the Santa Barbara, California region. He received a bachelor's degree in journalism from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in Central California.
August 14, 2018
Adventist Health System, including nearly 50 hospitals and more than 80,000 employees, will change its name to AdventHealth on Jan. 2, the health system announced Tuesday.
August 10, 2018
While proposed changes to site-neutral pay, 340B and ambulatory surgery center reimbursement would not alone significantly hit the hospital sector's overall credit quality, it would add to ongoing pressures, according to Moody's Investors Service.