Archive for the ‘Health Care’ Category

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (August 4-10. 2014)

Monday, August 11th, 2014

HEALTH CARE

Hospital Mergers in the New York area Bring Cost FearsHospital Mergers Bring Cost Fears; Concerns Arise About Cost and Changes in Care.” By Josh Dawsey. Wall Street Journal. August 5, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (July 21-27, 2014)

Monday, July 28th, 2014

HEALTH CARE

NY Foundling finds space in Long Island City; The 145-year-old nonprofit will lease space in a Queens building where the city’s Department of Human Resources, many of whose clients also use the Foundling, is the main tenant.” By Daniel Geiger. Crain’s New York Business. July 21, 2014.

WEEKLY NEWS DIGEST (July 14-20, 2014)

Monday, July 21st, 2014

HEALTH CARE

At NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, Its Ex-C.E.O. Finds Lucrative Work.” By Anemona Hartocollis. New York Times. July 16, 2014.

Nonprofit finds revenue stream in its lobby; The New York Foundling Hospital is leasing out a 745-square-foot space in the lobby of its headquarters to a café at a below-market rate in return for getting a percentage of its sales revenue.” By Theresa Agovino Crain’s New York Business. July 16, 2014.

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.