|1. CMS penalizes 2,583 hospitals for high readmissions: 5 things to know Full story
2. Cambia, BCBS of North Carolina call off affiliation for now Full story
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4. 2 in 3 patients don't pay their hospital bills on time. Click here to learn how to offset patient collections underperformance with a payer collections strategy.
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6. 19 payer exec moves in September Full story
7. 20 insurers expanding Medicare Advantage products Full story
8. High drug costs are pushing patients to abandon medication. Click here to learn what providers can do about it.
9. WellCare to sell Medicaid plans to Anthem as Centene deal nears Full story
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11. 9 in 10 patients actually do want to pay their medical bills. Hear what happened when a 70-hospital health system embraced this fact.
12. 130 ACOs to know | 2019 Full story
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