Vermont Hospital Tries to Repair Damages of Scandal
- Vermont's Fletcher Allen Faces Harsh Conditions in New CON. Piazza, Johanna // Bond Buyer;11/24/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31768, p35
Reports on the approval of a new certificate of need (CON) for the Renaissance Project of Fletcher Allen Health Care Inc. in Vermont. Purpose of the revised CON; Conditions under the CON; Details on the controversy over the project.
- Vermont's Fletcher Allen Health to Report Under New Certificate of Need. Piazza, Johanna // Bond Buyer;12/18/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31784, p6
Reports that Fletcher Allen Health Care will make its financial report to the Vermont under restraints imposed by a newly issued certificate of need (CON). Approval of the certificate of need; Requirement of the financial report; Conditions to the approval of CON.
- Amended Need. D'Ambrosio, Gillian // Bond Buyer;7/28/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31686, p31
Reports that Burlington, Vermont-based Fletcher Allen Health Care Inc. (FAHC) received a word from State's Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities and Health Care Administration that its application for an amended certificate of need regarding review of the approval for its Renaissance...
- Late News. // Modern Healthcare;11/24/2003, Vol. 33 Issue 47, p4
Presents updates on health care in the U.S. as of November 2003. Approval of an amended certificate-of-need application from Fletcher Allen Health Care by the state of Vermont; Approval of a certificate-of-need for the partnership of Saint Thomas Health Services, United Surgical Partners...
- An old-fashioned way to control costs. Gaffney, Mark; Zimmerman, Martin // Modern Healthcare;11/11/2002, Vol. 32 Issue 45, p32
Discusses the role of certificate-of-need (CON) laws in the U.S. healthcare industry. Benefits of CON to healthcare purchasers and employers; Results of a related study reported in the 'Journal of the American Medical Association'; Efforts of companies in analyzing their healthcare costs;...
- CON Repeal Move Is Irresponsible, Costly. // Grand Rapids Business Journal;2/18/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p4
Criticizes Michigan legislators' efforts to repeal the city's Certificate of Need (CON) policy. Role of CON in controlling rising health care costs; Advantages offered by CON; Companies who testified for the policy.
- Transferring hospital beds makes sense. // Crain's Detroit Business;12/9/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 49, p8
Focuses on the modifications of certificates of need for health facilities in Michigan. Benefits of transferring hospital beds; Study on health care costs.
- Regulation, Market Structure, and Hospital Costs: Reply. Mayo, John W.; McFarland, Deborah A. // Southern Economic Journal;Oct91, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p535
Focuses on the econometric model validity on certificate-of-need (CON) regulation, market structure, and hospital costs in Tennessee. Effects of CON applications on the model; Measures of regulatory stringency; Impact of CON regulations on hospital expenditures.
- Can Empirical Demand Models Assist in CON Comparative Reviews? A Case Study in Florida. Fournier, Gary M. // Southern Economic Journal;Jul2014, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p68
Certificate-of-Need (CON) programs for new hospital construction are intended to foster the best selection among competing hospital applications, given demands for hospital care in the community. Yet, the merits of CON depend in part on the quality of the comparative review process. This article...