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MACRA Final Rule is Out

Oct 14, 2016 at 10:18 am by Staff

On Oct. 14, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final MACRA rule. The final rule, executive summary and legislation are all available online th.... Read More

AMA, AHA Respond to Final MACRA Rule

Oct 14, 2016 at 09:58 am by Staff

The American Medical Association (AMA) today released the following statement in response to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' (CMS) final rule on Medicare payme.... Read More

ONcology Rounds

Oct 13, 2016 at 09:44 am by Staff

Cancer Moonshot Jennifer Pietenpol As part of the national Cancer Moonshot initiative, a Blue Ribbon Panel (BRP) of 28 cancer leaders, including Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Cente.... Read More

The New 9 to 5

Oct 11, 2016 at 03:15 pm by Staff

Changes in Overtime Rules have Employers Scrambling for a New Game Plan by Dec. 1 A new overtime regulation issued pursuant to the Fair Labor Standards Act could impact countl.... Read More

Things in General

Oct 11, 2016 at 03:00 pm by Staff

A Conversation with Nashville General CEO Joseph Webb Nashville General Hospital at Meharry has served the city for more than 125 years. Touted as Nashville's original communi.... Read More

It's a Wrap: TN HIMSS Hosts Another Successful Summit of the Southeast

Oct 11, 2016 at 02:55 pm by Staff

The Tennessee Chapter of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (TN HIMSS) hosted the eighth annual Summit of the Southeast (SOSE16) last month at the Music.... Read More

NMGMA Ten Minute Takeaway: September 2016

Oct 11, 2016 at 02:55 pm by Staff

The second Tuesday of each month, practice managers and healthcare industry service providers gather at KraftCPA headquarters for the monthly Nashville Medical Group Managemen.... Read More

Preparing for MACRA

Oct 11, 2016 at 02:55 pm by Staff

"Pick Your Pace" Isn't a Signal to Ease Up on Planning Last month, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt announced some flexibility as p.... Read More

Ardent, LHP Merge

Oct 05, 2016 at 05:14 pm by Staff

On Oct. 5, Ardent Health Services and LHP Hospital Group, Inc. announced they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which the two companies will merge their op.... Read More

CHS Divests Four Rural Hospitals

Sep 29, 2016 at 08:42 am by Staff

On Sept. 29, Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE:CYH) announced subsidiaries of the company have signed a definitive agreement for the sale of four rural hospitals - three in.... Read More