Healthcare Industry Developments
Medicare Advantage Star Ratings Declines Impact Providers
Declining Medicare Advantage star ratings have led health insurance companies to seek cost savings, causing downstream consequences for healthcare providers engaged in risk-sharing arrangements with them.
New Nursing Home Ownership Rule and Private Equity
The regulation announced by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services aims to make the nursing home industry more transparent by better informing consumers about the role private equity investors and real estate investment trusts play in the sector.
Cybersecurity Takes Priority Over AI for IT Budgets
Health system C-suite executives are prioritizing data security solutions amidst one of the most challenging years for cybersecurity on record.
Hospital Execs Concerned About Antibiotic-Resistance Threat
A new survey found that hospital executives see antimicrobial resistance as a growing threat, with 90% expressing concern.
AstraZeneca Launches Digital and AI Business for Clinical Research
AstraZeneca is moving to capture a relatively untapped market for digital and AI solutions for clinical trials by launching a new health tech business called Evinova.
NYU Langone Cancer Center Director Sues Over His Firing
A fight between NYU Langone Health and the director of its Perlmutter Cancer Center is spilling out into the open due to the termination of his contract over social media posts.