Blog: Healthcare Industry

Apr 24, 2015

Five Facts about ICD-10

To help dispel some of the myths surrounding ICD-10, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently talked with providers to identify common misperceptions about the transition to ICD-10. These five facts address some of the common questions and concerns CMS has heard about ICD-10: 1. The ICD-10 transition date is October 1, 2015. […]

Jan 14, 2015

Healthcare execs far less worried about Obamacare.

As Republicans in Congress take aim the Affordable Care Act, healthcare executives say they are far less concerned about reform and regulatory oversight than last year, the latest GE Capital Healthcare Financial Services survey of 521 senior healthcare executives found. While implementing reforms mandated the Affordable Care Act remains a top issues, the survey, which […]

Jan 15, 2014

US healthcare-care industry lost jobs in Dec

At the end of 2013, the Department of Labor’s payrolls report showed the U.S. health-care industry lost jobs. Specifically, payrolls dropped at hospitals, doctors’ offices, home health and nursing homes. There were slows in hiring across most job sectors in 2013 however. A look at the average job gains in health care over the last […]