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Utah’s Intermountain Healthcare is shedding thousands of workers in scheduling and billing, saying it will save $70 million

Intermountain Healthcare will transfer 2,300 billing employees to its revenue cycle vendor R1 RCM, expecting to save $70 million in the next three years.

Lenexa health software company acquires Medicare claims business

Mediware Information Systems acquires RCM company MedTranDirect for an undisclosed sum.

The Cyber Attack – From the POV of the CEO

Hancock Health (IN) President and CEO Steve Long breaks down its recent ransomware attack.

Governor Cuomo Announces Transformation of the Health Care System in Brooklyn

One Brooklyn Health (NY) will use a $700 million investment from the state for technology and facility improvements to its three hospitals, plus the creation of a 32-facility ambulatory network.

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