Chris Barber, president and CEO of St. Bernards Healthcare, discusses the problems certain MA plan practices can create for patients and their caregivers, especially for rural hospitals and health systems that face a unique set of challenges in caring for their communities. LISTEN NOW

Related News Articles

Headline
People enrolled in Medicare Advantage are more likely than those in traditional Medicare to report delays in care due to needed insurance approvals, according…
Headline
Andrea Preisler, AHA’s senior associate director of administrative simplification policy, explains why the recent final rule requiring Medicare Advantage,…
Chairperson's File
The mission of all hospitals and health systems, regardless of size and location, is to provide quality care to patients and advance health in their…
Perspective
For the 61 million Americans who live in rural areas, their hospital is the lifeblood of the community. Often, it is the only source of emergency, preventive…
Headline
Billionaire-backed Arnold Ventures is once again pushing its anti-hospital agenda with a new one-page “report” making the Orwellian claim that “site-neutral…
Headline
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services yesterday released FAQs clarifying coverage criteria and utilization management requirements for Medicare…