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Penn Medicine Taking Minority Stake in Tandigm Health

Philadelphia-based Independence Blue Cross is selling a minority equity stake in its subsidiary Tandigm Health to Penn Medicine. Tandigm, founded in 2014, serves the five-county Philadelphia region, supporting a network of 400 primary care doctors, many who are affiliated with regional community hospitals such as Chester County Hospital, Doylestown Hospital, Grand View Health, and Redeemer …

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Elevance Health to face DOJ Medicare Advantage fraud case

Anthem must face a Department of Justice lawsuit alleging the Medicare Advantage insurer intentionally submitted inaccurate patient information to the federal government that allowed it to fraudulently collect more than $100 million in overpayments.  Judge Andrew L. Carter handed down the ruling in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on Friday, …

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2022 HCD Conference Preview: Strategies For Achieving Net Zero Design In Healthcare

The 2022 Healthcare Design Conference + Expo will be held Oct. 8-11 in San Antonio. The annual event will offer a variety of keynote and breakout sessions on a range of topics. Healthcare Design is previewing some of the upcoming educational sessions in a series of Q+As with speakers, sharing what they plan to discuss …

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How tight nursing home capacity is bottlenecking hospital operations

Listen to the article 11 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. A lack of capacity in nursing homes is hurting hospitals’ ability to discharge their patients, giving rise to steadily increasing lengths of stay and stressing systems as they attempt to navigate a precarious operational environment coming out …

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Heal Launches Full Service Personal Healthcare Assistant, Renee

What You Should Know: – Renee, the first-ever healthcare assistant that combines human support with advanced artificial intelligence (AI) to alleviate the burdens of healthcare, today announced the nationwide rollout of its platform. – Heal, Renee unifies the healthcare experience in a long overdue effort to give Americans, especially the aging population, the help they …

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Biden administration provides over $6M in grants to protect reproductive health care

The Biden administration is set to provide more than $6 million in new Title X grants and other grants to protect access to reproductive health care, according to a report released from the White House on Tuesday. The funding will be provided through the Department of Health and Human Services and is also intended to …

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