Tag Archives: Healthcare

Black premature babies face racial disparities in healthcare, study says

Adobe Stock Images Black preemies face higher chances that they will receive poor prenatal care than white, Asian-American and Hispanic babies, and this is partially due to the quality of their parents’ healthcare as well as segregation, according to a JAMA Pediatrics study released last week. The study looked at black newborn babies born prematurely… Read More »

Trump should stop talking about his great healthcare plan and get Republicans to agree on one

President Trump has said that if the Supreme Court overturns Obamacare, Republicans will deliver a “far better plan.” Instead of continuing to make such boasts, however, Trump would be better served by getting Republicans to actually agree on one. As Peter Suderman details, going back to his first flirtation with a presidential run as a… Read More »

Bundled payment programs in healthcare becoming more common despite lack of comprehensive IT solution

Recent rule changes from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has once again brought bundled payments into the national spotlight. Addressing uncertainty among payers and providers on the future of bundled payments, the latest report from Chilmark Research analyzes the market trends shaping the space with an eye toward helping healthcare organizations adapt to… Read More »