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Caitlin Owens
Feb 16, 2023 - Health

Health industry could be playing defense on Medicare

Caitlin Owens
Feb 6, 2023 - Health

A quarter of hospitals in full compliance with transparency rule

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Medicare Advantage plans could see net rate cut in 2024

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Biden administration seeks to recoup $4.7 billion from Medicare Advantage plans

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Arielle Dreher
Jan 27, 2023 - Health

States jump into fight over prior authorization requirements

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Arielle Dreher
Jan 23, 2023 - Health

New rural hospital model a lifeline for some, a gamble for others

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Pandemic years saw a reduction in medical debt

Caitlin Owens
Jan 10, 2023 - Health

New Alzheimer's drug may have limited real-world impact

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Caitlin Owens
Jan 6, 2023 - Health

A banner year for prescription drugs brings cost concerns

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