Mass General Brigham says cost cutting is underway – CommonWealth Magazine

Mass General Brigham says cost cutting is underway - CommonWealth Magazine

MASS GENERAL BRIGHAMthe state’s largest and most expensive health care system, says it is on track to meet the cost savings goal agreed to under a first-of-its-kind agreement with the state’s Health Policy Commission. The hospital system in September 2022 agreed to reduce its costs by $176.3 million in the 18 months between October 1, … Read more

Hospitals say site-neutral policies could cost healthcare systems billions

Hospitals say site-neutral policies could cost healthcare systems billions

Hospitals are pushing against proposed changes to Medicare payment policies for some outpatient services, even as Congress appears to be expressing more interest. Some members of Congress have expressed a growing interest in site-neutral policies. Hospitals say such policies could cost them billions. (Image credit: Pierrette Guertin – stock.adobe.com) Hospitals and health care systems could … Read more