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Population health management propels hospitals into insurance market

Competition is inevitably everywhere in the business world. Insurance companies are well aware that their counterparts are always trying to one-up each other, attempting to attract members for...

Study: Hospitals save millions with surgical complication prevention

A value-based analysis approach to preventing post-surgical deep-vein thrombosis cut hospital costs by more than $1.5 million per year, a study in the April issue of the Journal of the American College of Surgeons finds.

Hospitals bet on urgent care success

Hospitals already own more than a quarter of the nation's 9,000 urgent care clinics, but some industry experts are questioning whether it's a successful business model.

Maryland to create Health IT exchange

Several Maryland healthcare institutions, including Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, MedStar Health and the University of Maryland Medical System, submitted plans to create a health data exchange