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How "Medicare for All" would affect every part of the US healthcare system

Medicare for All would radically change the American healthcare system if it's implemented. Here's a look at what it could do to the stakeholders......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 13th, 2019

Eastern Long Island Hospital joins Stony Brook Medicine

After four years spent working to gain approval from regulators, Eastern Long Island Hospital in Greenport is officially part of the Stony Brook Medicine Healthcare System. The 90-bed hospital,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 2nd, 2019

Eastern Long Island Hospital joins Stony Brook Medicine

After four years spent working to gain approval from regulators, Eastern Long Island Hospital in Greenport is officially part of the Stony Brook Medicine Healthcare System. The 90-bed hospital,... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 2nd, 2019

Two Birmingham companies named among nation"s best places to work in health care

Viva Health and a segment of Encompass Health Corp. (NYSE: EHC) have been named one of the nation's best places to work in health care by Modern Healthcare. Viva is a Birmingham-based health maintenance organization that is part of UAB Health System. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2019

Bernie Sanders is wrong about getting private insurers out of the healthcare system

Medicare for all received a shot of adren.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesApr 16th, 2019

Hospital System, CEO to Pay $65 Million to Settle Lawsuit

Prime Healthcare Services and its CEO will pay $65 million to settle allegations the California-based hospital system unnecessarily admitted Medicare patients and falsely billed the federal health-insurance program......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 3rd, 2018

Lost Within The Rate Cut: The Fed"s Drive To Establish A New Payment System

Authored by Steven Guinness, Part way through delivering a press conference following the Federal Reserve’s first rate cut since Decembe.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 17th, 2019

Compensation for former Partners chief executive tops $6M

The former head of the largest health system in Massachusetts reported over $6 million in compensation in 2017, earning nearly three times as much as every other health system executive in the state.  Former Partners HealthCare President and CEO D.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2019

Dear Democrats - This Is What Happens When You Nationalize Healthcare

Day after day, hour after hour, Americans are spoon-fed some utopian vision of a future of Medicare-for-all .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 13th, 2019

Sonos is working on its first-ever Bluetooth speaker

One of two devices recently filed by Sonos with the FCC is a Bluetooth speaker, The Verge can confirm. In the filing for product model S17, Sonos directly states that it’s “a high-performance wireless speaker and part of the Sonos sound system......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 10th, 2019

First look: Inside Adventist HealthCare"s soon-to-open White Oak hospital

At Adventist HealthCare’s soon-to-open Silver Spring hospital, people hang art on brightly painted walls. Staff train in their units and test their code system, sporadic expressions like “nuclear medicine” and “code blue” transmitting over .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 6th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: White House weighs Sept rollout of health plan to contrast with Democrats’ ideas

The Trump administration is considering releasing its long-promised health-care plan in the fall as part of a campaign strategy to offer an alternative to Democratic candidates who back Medicare for All, according to people familiar with the discussions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 3rd, 2019

How To Make Medicare For All More Politically Palatable

Perhaps the most important campaign issue of the 2018 Congressional election was healthcare. The Republicans, led by President Trump, were accused by Democratic candidates of wa.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkAug 1st, 2019

7 reasons you might need to see a neurosurgeon

Neurosurgeons are physicians who specialize in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of disorders that affect the central and peripheral nervous system. This includes congenital anomalies, trauma, tumors, vascular disorders, infections of the brain or .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2019

Column: Insured price: $2,758. Cash price: $521. Could our healthcare system be any dumber?

The near-total lack of transparency in healthcare pricing is a key reason we have the highest costs.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 29th, 2019

Dean & DeLuca to close in Georgetown after 25 years

Luxury grocery chain Dean & DeLuca will close its Georgetown location Aug. 1 after 25 years of operation, though its last day for customers will come much sooner, on Friday. The closure will affect 58 full-time and part-time employees working at th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 26th, 2019

Adventist HealthCare to acquire Prince George’s hospital

Adventist HealthCare is taking another local hospital under its wing. The Gaithersburg-based system has signed an agreement to take over Fort Washington Medical Center, a small acute-care hospital run by Oxon Hill-based Nexus Health Inc. Adventist plans.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 24th, 2019

Next Avenue: What experts say about Bernie Sanders’s plan for long-term care

The long-term care coverage part of Sanders’ plan isn’t as simple as a single Medicare For All program......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 22nd, 2019

Next Avenue: What experts say about Bernie Sanders’ plan for long-term care

The long-term care coverage part of Sanders’ plan isn’t as simple as a single Medicare For All program......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 22nd, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Fed’s Williams calls for urgent replacement of Libor

Williams’ comments are part an effort for Fed and the financial industry to create a new, more reliable system of reference interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 15th, 2019

Medicare Part D Proposed Restructuring Would Be Impactful To Pharmaceutical Companies

Medicare Part D Proposed Restructuring Would Be Impactful To Pharmaceutical Companies.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 12th, 2019