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State Highlights: Former Chief Of Troubled North Carolina Hospital Could Be In Line For UNC Presidency; Outreach About New Hampshire’s Medicaid Work Requirement Falls Short

Media outlets report on news from North Carolina, New Hampshire, Maryland, Massachusetts, Kansas, Michigan, Puerto Rico, Virginia, Florida, Tennessee and Iowa. The New York Times: Chief During Turmoil At Children’s Hospital May Be Next UNC President As the University of North Carolina begins its formal search for a permanent president, a likely top candidate is… Read More »

Hospital groups argue CMS wage index proposal flawed

Dive Brief: Hospital groups approve of CMS attempts to prop up rural hospitals with a change to the wage index but most don’t agree with the specific method the agency suggested earlier this year, according to comments submitted this week on the proposed Inpatient Prospective Payment System. The American Hospital Association, Federation of American Hospitals… Read More »

CMS draft guidance clarifies hospital co-location policy

Dive Brief: CMS issued draft guidance for state survey agencies on the shared use of spaces, services or personnel by different hospitals or a hospital and other healthcare entity. The draft guidance, released Friday, aims to ensure such space-sharing arrangements comply with Medicare’s conditions of participation while providing flexibility so that organizations can benefit from… Read More »