The Michigan Health and Hospital Association is pursuing unallocated federal dollars and funding from the state general fund to stabilize the industry.
Providers have been slow to adopt the Clover Assistant tool, so the insurtech hopes to boost the product by providing its Medicare Advantage members a $150 incentive to seek out those who do.
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.
Pregnancy-related deaths climbed in pandemic’s first year
Overall in 2020, there were almost 24 deaths per 100,000 births, or 861 deaths total — numbers that reflect mothers dying during pregnancy, childbirth or the year after. The rate was 20 per 100,000 in 2019.