Health Care Costs Facts to Consider: Recent Cost Trends and Whether Boston Hospitals Get Paid More Than in Other Cities
Over the course of the past week, a number of health care cost proposals have been put on the table, which would cap or, in some cases, cut prices paid to Massachusetts hospitals.
Partners Continues Optimization of Care for Medicare Beneficiaries with Next Generation ACO Model
After five years in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Innovation Center Pioneer Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Model, which is being phased out by CMS, Partners HealthCare will continue to optimize care for Medicare beneficiaries under a similar initiative called the Next Generation ACO Model.
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Announces Plans to Join Partners HealthCare
Today Massachusetts Eye and Ear (MEE) is taking its first steps toward becoming a member of the Partners HealthCare system.
David J. Roberts, M.D., Named President At North Shore Medical Center
Today we proudly join the North Shore Medical Center (NSMC) in welcoming David J. Roberts, M.D., as its next president. Previously, Dr. Roberts has served as the Chair of Medicine and Chief of Cardiology at NSMC.
Boston Basics Uses Proven Science to Educate Parents and Shrink the Achievement Gap
Boston Basics, the early childhood development initiative co-founded by Wendell Knox and funded by the Black Philanthropy Fund, has a grand science-backed plan for shrinking the achievement gap that focuses on one key mantra: keep things simple.
Vital Funding Brings New Life to Dimock Center’s Addiction Treatment Facility
After years of uncertainty, the Dimock Center in Roxbury has received the funding necessary to rebuild and restore its 18,000-ft inpatient addiction treatment facility—which was by some estimates on the brink of collapse.