Tagged: american hospital association

Waiting Room: Medicare Appeals Tie Up Hospitals’ Millions

by Mark Friedman 6/30/2014 12:00 am

Adding to hospital frustration is the way that the RACs, which are private companies, are paid: They have a financial incentive to deny as many claims as possible because they receive up to 12.5 percent of the money recovered.

Improving the Arkansas Health Care System

by Dr. Joe Thompson 9/10/2012 12:00 am

Arkansas' Surgeon General Dr. Joe Thompson on how the Affordable Health Care Act may curb costs and provide greater access.