Henry Powderly

Henry Powderly is Editor-in-Chief of Healthcare Finance News.

CMS MACRA final rule
By Henry Powderly 09:53 am October 14, 2016
New rule brings flexibility, institutes two payment tracks, and makes 2017 a transition year. 
Healthcare jobs September
By Henry Powderly 10:15 am October 07, 2016
Overall, the industry has added 445,000 jobs in the past 12 months.
Hiring slows August

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By Henry Powderly 12:10 pm September 02, 2016
While hospitals added 10,700 jobs and ambulatory services hired 12,900 new employees, nursing homes shed thousands of workers during the month. 

Acting CMS Administrator Andy Slavitt

By Henry Powderly 02:50 pm August 22, 2016
More than a dozen medical groups including the American Medical Association, Medical Group Management Association, American College of Surgeons and others, have sent the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on August 22 imploring it to quickly make the proposed 90-day reporting period a final rule.

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By Henry Powderly 04:03 pm August 19, 2016
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said that the grace period will end as planned and come Oct. it will end the flexibilities it granted hospitals and coders thus far.
Healthcare adds jobs July
By Henry Powderly 11:32 am August 05, 2016
Ambulatory facilities and services led the month’s hiring, while hospitals were a close second in creating new jobs. 
By Henry Powderly 04:18 pm May 06, 2016
In another big surge for healthcare hiring, the industry added 44,000 jobs in April -- representing more than a quarter of the 160,000 jobs created that month, according to data released Friday by the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics.
By Henry Powderly 03:19 pm April 07, 2016
The hospital partnered with the taxi service to smooth discharge and help patients and visitors who struggle with transportation. 
By Henry Powderly 02:12 pm March 09, 2016
The HIMSS16 show floor was a busy place last week as thousands packed booths from technology and services vendors to get caught up on the newest systems for managing healthcare providers.
By Henry Powderly 06:00 am March 07, 2016
Keep this page close to see what you may have missed from this year's conference.

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