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Nov. 16: Election Implications for Health Care

Nov. 14: Leadership: How the Patient Experience Will Dramatically Change

Nov. 9: Medicaid, Drug Prices Could See Big Election Impacts

Nov. 7: OPPS Rule Projected to Significantly Affect Hospital Finances

Nov. 2: Exploring the Advantages of M&A Transactions—and the Challenges

Oct. 31: Finance: Trump Drug Price Plan Concerns Hospital Advocates

Oct. 26: For Profit Hospital Remains Stable, Despite Challenges

Oct. 24: Innovation: How Blockchain Could Change Health Care

Oct. 19: Hospitals Struggle with Rationalizing Services, Despite Benefits, Survey Finds

Oct. 17: Leadership: Guiding Organizations Through Periods of Major Change

Oct. 12: 1,500+ Providers Join New Bundle-Up by 50%

Oct. 10: Revenue Cycle: How to Gain Physician Buy-In for Revenue Integrity Initiatives

Oct. 5: MA Outlook Promising with Growing Options and Declining Premiums

Oct. 3: Finance: Why Business Intelligence Is the Key to Success with Value-Based Care

Sept: 28: Proposed $760M Payment Cut Leads Hospital OPPS Concerns

Sept: 26: Innovation: Reaping the Benefits of a Consumer Focus

Sept. 21: CMS Proposes Cutting $1.1 Billion from Provider Regulatory Burden

Sept. 19: Leadership: Techniques for Engaging Physicians in the Quest for Value

Sept. 14: Reports of Savings Exceeding CMS Estimates Give Hope to Upside-Only ACOs

Sept. 12: Revenue Cycle: 4 New KPIs Required for the World of Value-Based Payments

Sept. 7: Hospital M&A Trend Draws Scrutiny from Congress

Sept. 5: Hospitals Explore Strategic Options to Combat Declining Profitability

Aug. 31: With Next Gen ACO Successes, What's in Store for Other Medicare ACOs?

Aug. 29: Creating Value: Innovative Ways to View Data to Improve Costs

Aug. 24: Administration Initiatives Target Medicaid

Aug. 22: Leadership: When Disaster Struck Their Communities, 3 Health Systems Were Ready

Aug. 17: Proposed ACO Program Overhaul Raises Concerns

Aug. 15: Justifying CDI Expansion; Limiting Emergency Department Denials

Aug. 10: Is M&A Activity Slowing Down in Health Care?

Aug. 8: Finance: IPPS Rule Includes Pay Bump and Reporting Simplification

Aug. 3: Medicare Offers $1 Billion Increase, Policy Changes for Post-Acute Care Providers

Aug. 1: Innovation: Medicare Proposes $760M in Hospital Cuts; Home Is Where the Hospital Is

July 26: Practical Physician Engagement Strategies for Value-Based Care

July 18: SCL Health's Price Transparency Improves Patient Satisfaction

July 13: Azar Promises Drugmaker Penalty Rule Coming

July 11: Finance: News, Features, Education & Annual Conference Highlights

July 6: Congress Eyes Transparency, Billing, and Consolidation

July 4: Independence Day Edition: Happy 4th of July

June 29: Heads or Tails? The Legal Challenge to Medicaid Work Requirement

June 27: Leadership: News from HFMA Annual Conference and More

June 22: Administration Expands Association Plans, Downside-Risk Models, Healthcare Costs, and More

June 20: Revenue Cycle News: News, hfm Features, Education

June 15: MACRA Changes, 340B Oversight, Mega-Mergers, and More

June 13: Finance

June 6: Innovation

June 1: VA Bill News, CMMI Update, Value-Based Payment Models


Until Aug. 1, HFMA's Daily News stories were compiled each week into a weekly e-newsletter. Past editions of our Weekly News e-newsletter are available below.


July 27: What's the Outlook for Single-Payer?

July 20: Medicare Seeks to Reduce Physician Reporting

July 13: Congress Looks to Advance 340B Bills

July 6: Physicians to Garner APM Bonuses in Medicare Advantage

June 22: Hospitals Get New Halt in Star Ratings

June 15: 99 Percent of Applying Physicians Qualified for APM Bonus

June 8: Lessons from the Comprehensive Primary Care Model

June 1: Why Hospitals Could Soon See 600,000 New Patients

May 25: Growing Rationale for Hospitals to Track Their Medicaid Rates

May 18: What ACO Changes Are Coming?

May 11: Healthcare Industry Warns on Drug Price Initiatives

May 4: How Medicare Is Rethinking Provider Pay

April 20: Provider-Sponsored Health Plans Benefit Under New Rules

April 13: ACO Savings, Risk Levels Draw

April 6: What the New MA Policies Mean for Insurers

March 30: Replacing MIPS Draws Hospital Objections

March 23: No ACA Stabilization Measures in Spending Bill

March 16: 2018 Changes in MACRA Are Coming

March 9: Are Cuts to Medicaid Rolls Coming?

March 2: Policy Watch: Consumerism, Individualism Costs Garner More Attention

Feb. 23: Is a Short-Term Plan Surge Coming?

Feb. 16: Long-Sought Hospital Priorities Included in Budget Deal

Feb. 9: Major Healthcare Provisions Included in Short-Term Funding Bill

Jan. 26: What the CHIP Deal Means for Hospitals

Jan. 19: What CMS Has Planned for 2018

Jan. 12: Could Mandatory Models Make a Comeback?

Jan. 5: Challenges to Medicare 340B Cuts to Continue