Archive for the ‘Health Care’ Category

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (July 7-13, 2014)

Monday, July 14th, 2014

HEALTH CARE

Anthem Blue Cross accused of ‘fraudulent’ enrollment practices.” By Julie Appleby. San Jose Mercury-News. July 9, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (June 30-July 6, 2014)

Monday, July 7th, 2014

HEALTH CARE

A Place to Care for Children; MJHS to Open Hospice for Younger Patients and Their Families.” By Laura Kusisto. Wall Street Journal. June 30, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (June 16-22, 2014)

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

HEALTH CARE

Familiar Face Emerges in LICH Saga; Developer Advances in What Became Long Fight Over Hospital Property.” By Laura Kusisto. Wall Street Journal. June 17, 2014

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (June 9-15, 2014)

Monday, June 16th, 2014

HEALTH CARE

Shifts in Charity Health Care.” Editorial. New York Times. June 9, 2014.

Politics and Policy: Mixed Bag for Health Co-Ops; Many of the Nonprofit Insurers Falling Short of Goals.” By Louise Radnofsky. Wall Street Journal. June 12, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (June 2-8, 2014)

Monday, June 9th, 2014

HEALTH CARE

Opponents of health-care law turn to faith-based nonprofits to cover medical expenses.” By Sandhya Somashekhar. Washington Post. June 6, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (May 26-June 2, 2014)

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

HEALTH CARE

“Hospitals Look to Health Law, Cutting Charity.” By Abby Goodnough. New York Times. May 26, 2014.

Private donors commit $65 million to studying youth concussions; Hollywood executive and New York Giants co-owner Steve Tisch will donate $10 million to a UCLA sports brain injury program, which has been renamed for him.” By Melissa Healy. Los Angeles Times. May 29, 2014.
Related story:
Steven Tisch of the Giants Pledges $10 Million to a Pediatric Neurology Program at UCLA.” By Melanie Grayce West. Wall Street Journal. May 30, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (May 19-25, 2014)

Monday, May 26th, 2014

HEALTH CARE

Sloan Kettering Gets $100 Million Gift; Henry Kravis and His Wife Make Donation to Aid Cancer Research, Treatment.” By Ron Winslow. Wall Street Journal. May 20, 2014.

3-hospital takeover by Partners OK’d; Settlement includes limits on expansion, prices; some doubt it will rein in a giant.” By Liz Kowalczyk. Boston Globe. May 20, 2014.

The End for Long Island College Hospital.” By Anemona Hartocollis. New York Times. May 23, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (May 12-18, 2014)

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

HEALTH CARE

Rural Hospitals Feel Pinch: Financially Strapped Facilities Squeezed Further by Medicare Changes, Dwindling Government Subsidies.” By Valerie Bauerlein. Wall Street Journal. May 12, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (May 5-11, 2014)

Monday, May 12th, 2014

HEALTH CARE

Breaking Down The Hospital Bill Now On Its Way To Malloy.” By Arielle Levin Becker. Hartford Courant. May 9, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (April 21-27, 2014)

Monday, April 28th, 2014

HEALTH CARE

Politics: Health Law Fund-Raising Is Detailed.” By Robert Pear. New York Times. April 21, 2014.

Volunteer Dental Care Popular in Connecticut.” No by-line. Wall Street Journal. April 26, 2014.

Specialty Hospital of Washington could be forced into bankruptcy by creditors.” By Mike DeBonis. Washington Post. April 27, 2014.