Category: Medical Economics News

Healthcare: The next frontier By: Adina Genn March 1, 2019  The medical landscape on Long Island is changing. Just in the last several years, hospitals affiliated with larger partners. Small medical practices are now part of bigger entities. And urgent care centers…

Hospital mergers are slowly building monopolies, but regulators rarely intervene By JAY HANCOCK — KAISER HEALTH NEWS SEPTEMBER 6, 2017 BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GETTYIMAGES Hospitals have gone on a doctor-buying spree in recent years, in many areas acquiring so many independent practices they’ve created…