Summit Health CEO Jeff Alter discusses how the acquisition by Walgreens’ VillageMD will affect the company’s growth trajectory.
Mental health patients are staying in hospital emergency departments longer, prompting providers to lobby for regulatory and legislative fixes.
Health systems increasingly comfortable dropping bond ratings
Far fewer municipal bonds issued in 2021 had ratings from each of the Big Three rating agencies compared with 2012. Hospitals say there’s less of a need today to have all three ratings compared with a decade ago.