587 Articles Matching "expansion"

ClassPass hastens global expansion with GuavaPass acquisition

Jan 15, 2019 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
ClassPass will shut down GuavaPass' service in markets where the two companies were competing, and maintain the latter company's other operations under the ClassPass name "until further...
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In Montana, Neither Republicans Nor Democrats Want To End Medicaid Expansion But They Differ On Path Forward

Jan 09, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Republicans are arguing for new restrictions, such as work requirements, as lawmakers begin to work toward a compromise to keep Medicaid expansion alive in the state. "If I was a betting man, I'd think Medicaid will pass in some form," said state Senate President Scott Sales (R-Bozeman). Medicaid news comes out of Louisiana, Idaho and Virginia, as...
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Mergers And Acquisitions Have Been Flourishing Across Health Landscape. But What If There’s No One For Hospitals To Make A Deal With?

Jan 05, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The solution for the oldest orthopedic hospital in the U.S.? Simply multiply. Hospital for Special Surgery is launching an expansion strategy that its leaders say is designed to match the demand of a population with a more active lifestyle. In other hospital news: master price lists, HRAs, and outpatient...
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New Maine governor orders Medicaid expansion

Jan 04, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
New Democratic Gov. Janet Mills signed an executive order on her first day in office to implement Maine's Medicaid expansion, which was overwhelmingly approved by the state's voters in...
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Republican-led Ohio House won't touch Kasich veto preserving Medicaid

Dec 28, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
A spokesman for the Republican-led Ohio House says lawmakers gathering for a rare post-Christmas voting session won't attempt to override GOP Gov. John Kasich's veto that protected Medicaid...
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Ohio Republicans eye vote to roll back Medicaid expansion

Dec 27, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Ohio's Republican legislative leaders may call a vote this week on rolling back outgoing GOP Gov. John Kasich's Medicaid...
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State calls suit challenging Medicaid expansion meritless

Dec 27, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The Idaho attorney general's office calls a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a voter-passed Medicaid expansion initiative...
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Texas ACA ruling complicates politics of Medicaid expansion

Dec 19, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Medicaid expansion advocates in states moving toward expansion, including Idaho, Kansas, Nebraska, and Utah, worry opponents will cite the Texas ruling as a reason not to push...
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Insurers Forge Ahead With Obamacare Expansion Despite Judge's Ruling

Dec 18, 2018 , Forbes
Centene and Oscar Health – two of the biggest insurers in the Obamacare business – will continue expansion plans despite a Texas federal judge's ruling striking down the Affordable Care...
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Q&A: Keck Medicine's Jackiewicz talks expansion, embracing bundled payments

Dec 15, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Keck Medicine of USC CEO Thomas Jackiewicz is positioning the organization to take on bundled payments, as well as to acquire new...
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Texas' Uninsured Rate Hits 19% As GOP Snubs Medicaid Expansion

Dec 13, 2018 , Forbes
Nearly 20% of Texans under 65 don’t have health insurance and most of them are working, research by the Urban...
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Target To Pay $3M To Address Allegations That It Had Been Automatically Refilling Medicaid Recipients’ Prescriptions

Dec 13, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Authorities say Target pharmacies knowingly and routinely enrolled MassHealth beneficiaries in the auto-refill program, then billed MassHealth. Meanwhile, in other Medicaid news, more conservative states are starting to explore expansion as it becomes popular among...
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Giant Food unveils store expansion, improvement plans

Dec 06, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The retailer announced a $175 million capital investment into expansion and improvement over the next two years, which includes one new store and 24 remodels. Read More...
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Alto's digital pharmacy, prescription delivery service closes $50M round

Dec 06, 2018 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The Series C funding will support a service expansion beyond California's major metro areas, and support for new...
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CareDox Grows 200 Percent Year-Over-Year; Delivers Tech And Healthcare Services To 59 New K-12 Districts And 2,200 Schools This Year

Dec 06, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
CareDox, the nation's largest provider of healthcare software and services for K-12 school districts, today announced that it added 59 new K-12 school district contracts across eight states for the 2018-2019 school year. This rapid expansion includes 2,233 new individual schools and more than 1.59 m......
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Idaho Medicaid expansion heads to state Supreme Court

Dec 06, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Idaho's highest court will hear arguments in January in a lawsuit seeking to block the state's voter-approved Medicaid...
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Trump Administration’s Plan to Boost Choice, Competition Draws Hospital Concerns

Dec 06, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
Dec. 4—An expansion of site-neutral payments, support for physician-owned hospitals, and changes to graduate medical education (GME) were among the newly revealed Trump administration priorities that drew early hospital opposition....
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Walgreens, Kroger expand pilot partnership

Dec 05, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The expansion will bring Kroger Express — a 2,300-product assortment that includes and Home Chef meal kits and products from national brands and Kroger's own brands — to 13 Walgreens locations in Northern Kentucky. Read More...
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Maine governor ordered by judge to expand Medicaid

Nov 22, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
A judge in Maine Wednesday ruled that outgoing Gov. Paul LePage must implement an expansion of Medicaid passed by voters last year. LePage's administration is ordered to comply by Dec....
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Arkansas drops 3,815 more Medicaid enrollees over work requirement

Nov 16, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Nearly 4,000 Arkansans lost their Medicaid expansion coverage in October because they didn't comply with the state's new work requirement. Another 8,462 low-income adults lost benefits in the previous two...
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