March 20, 2013
1. 8 Hospitals With Credit Downgrades, 7 Credit Upgrades in Past Month.
2. MedPAC: Hospitals Must Be Pressured to Contain Costs.
3. 9 Recent Hospital Mergers and Acquisitions.
4. Upcoming Webinar: Forensic Coding for Effective Denial Management (Tuesday, April 2, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. CDT). To register for this free webinar,
5. 29 States Earn "F" in Healthcare Price Transparency.
6. Shares of Vanguard, HMA Surge.
7. 4th Annual Becker's Hospital Review Meeting (May 9-11; Chicago). Only 100 spots remain, and early registration ends in 2 weeks! Hear from more than 80 C-level hospital and health system leaders on topics including ACOs, profitability, federal reimbursement and more! To learn more or register for the conference,
8. March Madness 2013: Which Team Will Win it All? 8 Hospital Executives Weigh in.
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