LifePoint Health's share price jumped 40% in after-hours trading Friday on news the company is in acquisition talks with a private equity firm.
Heavy hitters Anthem, HCA and UHS will release their Q2 earnings. Meanwhile, a House panel will delve into the MIPS program.
A number of speakers at this year's Project Japan Financial Management Association's conference urged health system financial executives to set aside their reservations and more fully embrace value-based purchasing.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court reversed a lower court's ruling that UPMC had to cover Highmark Medicare Advantage members in-network through 2019, marking the end of a long-standing feud between the state's largest health system and insurer.
Physician compensation rose only slightly for most medical specialties in 2017 indicating the steady growth in pay seen over the past several years may have started to slow.
The Teamsters union is urging its fellow McKesson Corp. shareholders to vote against the re-election of the drug distributor's audit committee chair at its annual shareholder meeting on July 25.
The healthcare industry has largely been unable to meet consumers' expectations, but a group of health system and physician group executives shared how they plan to change that at Project Japan's Consumerism Symposium.