Topic: Hospitals

    What hospitals can do to prevent skyrocketing uninsured populations
    By Alex Tolbert on October 27, 2016

    Check out our MedCityNews column:  The individual health insurance market is at a pivotal moment. With many carriers losing hundreds of...

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    How providers can help patients with open enrollment
    By Alex Tolbert on September 12, 2016

    Check out our MedCityNews column:  Open enrollment is fast approaching, and the sign-up period for the Affordable Care Act marketplaces...

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    New HSA bill adds chronic care before deductible
    By Emily Kubis on August 3, 2016

    Legislation could change how high deductible plans cover chronic conditions New legislation has been introduced to Congress that could change how...

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    Hospital visit? Expect to pay $1,000 or more
    By Emily Kubis on July 29, 2016

    Study shows rising out-of-pocket spending for inpatient stays A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows...

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    Top 5 Ways Hospitals are Helping Patients Find Health Insurance
    By Ryan McCostlin on February 27, 2015

    How do the uninsured find healthcare? Not having health insurance doesn't keep Americans from seeing a doctor. Millions of uninsured Americans...

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    Nashville friends: Hospitals by Blue Cross Network
    By Nikki Davis on August 27, 2014

    Avoid getting hit with an out-of-network bill  Back in February, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee (BCBST) announced a change in how it handles...

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    TriStar Skyline Medical Center becomes an option for trauma
    By Alex Tolbert on June 20, 2014

    A new trauma center in the Nashville area Historically, if you were in a bad accident or needed care for a traumatic injury, you were generally...

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    Health Reform Changes the Playing Field for Hospitals
    By Alex Tolbert on September 26, 2013

      Vanderbilt Medical Center layoffs display the growing pressure on hospitals  Vanderbilt University Medical Center announced last week it is...

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