Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Network Among Largest Transplant Providers in Nation

Sep 04, 2014 at 03:33 pm by Staff

The legendary Sarah Cannon … aka Minnie Pearl … will forever be a Nashville icon and national treasure. Today, HCA’s cancer service line named in her honor also is touching l.... Read More

HEALTHCARE ENTERPRISE: Bernard Health: A New Approach

Sep 04, 2014 at 03:33 pm by Staff

Healthcare and HSAs Nine years ago, while a third year graduate student at Vanderbilt, Alex Tolbert had an ‘Aha!’ moment. The concept of Bernard Health came to him while si.... Read More

Federal Judge Approves Class Action Status in TennCare Lawsuit

Sep 03, 2014 at 10:42 am by Staff

Published September 2, 2014 by Emily Kubis, NashvillePost The federal lawsuit filed against TennCare by three legal advocacy groups is now a class action, based on an order.... Read More

Pennsylvania Expands Medicaid ... Tennessee Talking About It Again

Aug 29, 2014 at 11:25 am by Staff

At the end of August, Pennsylvania became the 27th state, along with the District of Columbia, to expand Medicaid coverage to low-income individuals who fall in the gap betwe.... Read More

The Nashville Influence

Aug 25, 2014 at 10:51 am by Staff

Modern Healthcare's 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare: #6     R. Milton Johnson, President & CEO of HCA #15   Wayne Smith, Chairman & CEO of Community Health System.... Read More

MGMA Names Interim CEO

Aug 22, 2014 at 11:13 am by Staff

The Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) announced on Aug. 22 that healthcare attorney Jerard J. Jensen of Madison, Wis. will serve as the national association’s inter.... Read More

You Are Not Alone: Suicide Prevention

Aug 13, 2014 at 09:07 pm by Staff

Through the untimely death of entertainer Robin Williams, a bright light is shining once again on the often-avoided conversation about suicide. In my work over the years a.... Read More

August 2014

Aug 07, 2014 at 02:02 pm by Staff

Sept. 15-17 • Healthcare Deal Making Summit 2014 • Nashville Music City Center This annual event brings together senior executives from some of today’s most innovative and l.... Read More

Growing Strong: Orthopaedics Expanding at Saint Thomas Health, TriStar Centennial

Aug 07, 2014 at 02:02 pm by Staff

Orthopaedic services are on the move in Middle Tennessee with new facilities and services popping up across Nashville. According to the National Institutes of Health, the ann.... Read More

Frist Joins Forces with Gates Family to Improve Global Maternal-Fetal Health

Aug 07, 2014 at 02:02 pm by Staff

Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist, MD, founder of Nashville-based Hope Through Healing Hands (HTHH), and Melinda Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Found.... Read More