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- Christians' health care sharing grows. Jasper, Kelly // Charlotte Post;1/5/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 17, p4B
The article features Media-Share, a division of Florida-based nonprofit organization Christian Care Ministry where members give monthly contributions to help pay the medical bills of others in need.
- Overall health care costs increase, reverse downward trend from 2009. // Endocrine Today;Oct2012, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p9
The article reports on the findings of a study conducted by the Health Care Cost Institute which revealed that consumer out-of-pocket costs for health care reached 735 dollars per individual in 2011 for those who had private insurance and are younger than 65 years.
- When profit means value for money. Shannon, Paul E. // Clinician in Management;2006, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p175
The author reflects on the implication of a nonprofit organization to valued medical care in Great Britain. He stressed that the problem with not-for-profit organization is that the price the patient have to pay is the lowest possible, which mostly equaled the costs. He added that profit does...
- bridging the C-suite and the clinical front line to improve care. Shah, Neel // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Jun2015, Vol. 69 Issue 6, p112
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of co-founding and operating the nonprofit Costs of Care aimed to help clinicians around the world provide better care at lower cost.
- NBCH Joins Forces with The Delta Group to Initiate Program for Advancing Value-Based Expenditures with Hospitals. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;11/21/2011, Vol. 21, p370
The article reports on the move of the nonprofit organization, National Business Coalition on Health (NBCH), to collaborate with Delta Group Inc. to start the Program for Advancing Value-Based Expenditures (PAVE) with hospitals in Washington, D.C. It states that the initiative will be based on...
- NONPROFITS FIGHTING NEW 1099 RULE. // NonProfit Times;10/1/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 16, p9
The article reports that more than 550 association and non profit professionals in the U.S. have attached their names to ASAE's sign-on letter asking for repeal of new Form 1099 reporting requirements under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
- Market power and hospital pricing: Are nonprofits different? Melnick, Glenn; Keeler, Emmett // Health Affairs;May/Jun1999, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p167
Looks at empirical evidence that mergers that reduce competition lead to price increases at merging hospitals and their competitors regardless of ownership status in the United States. Non-profit hospitals; Publicly traded hospitals; Private for-profit hospitals; Effects of managed care and...
- Consumers spending more on out-of-pocket costs. MAYER, KATHRYN // Benefits Selling;Nov2013, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p12
The article focuses on a report from the nonprofit group Health Care Cost Institute on health care spending in the U.S. as of November 2013. Topics discussed include average spending per person with employer-sponsored coverage, increase in out-of-pocket spending and impact of utilization changes...
- True health system reform requires us to help people be healthy while we target waste in medical spending. Ideson, Scott // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;9/7/2009, Vol. 39 Issue 11, p8
The article discusses the campaign of Regence BlueCross BlueShield (RBB) of Utah to make health services more affordable and decrease medical expenses in the U.S. The nonprofit organization offers health insurance plans which gives it a 2.2 percent profit. It has improved its administrative...