Late News

May 2011
Modern Healthcare;5/2/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 18, p4
Trade Publication
This section offers healthcare industry news briefs. The Court of Appeals in the District of Columbia has overturned a ruling that blocked federal financing of research that involved destroying of embryos to obtain stem cells. Aetna has entered into an agreement to acquire Prodigy Healthcare Group, an independent third-party administrator of self-funded health plans. Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) is proposing to require states to perform an analysis of their payments systems to determine if their rates create access issues.


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