CPBJ - Health Care http://www.cpbj.com/section/health_care Health Care News Health Care en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Sun, 03 May 2015 16:55:26 EST Sun, 03 May 2015 16:55:26 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150501/CPBJ01/150509949&source=RSS Newsmakers Senior Care Business featured this week Visiting Angels Sun, 03 May 2015 09:44:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150501/CPBJ01/150509949&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150501/CPBJ01/150509972&source=RSS WellSpan to donate 1.2 million to York over two years WellSpan Health is providing 1. 2 million over the next two years in money and in-kind services to the City of York, spokesman Brett Marcy said. Fri, 01 May 2015 14:14:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150501/CPBJ01/150509972&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150501/CPBJ01/150509979&source=RSS Wolf outlines state-based marketplace as 'contingency' to protect Pennsylvanians Gov. Tom Wolf announced Friday that he intends to implement a state-based marketplace if the U. S. Supreme Court rules that people in states where the federal government runs their health insurance marketplaces are not eligible for subsidies. Fri, 01 May 2015 11:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150501/CPBJ01/150509979&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150501/CPBJ01/150509984&source=RSS River Health partnership to boost preventive care for midstate Medicare beneficiaries Harrisburg-based River Health Accountable Care Organization has partnered with Health Quality Partners of Doylestown on an advanced preventive care program for Medicare beneficiaries with advanced chronic conditions, the companies announced Thursday. Fri, 01 May 2015 10:29:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150501/CPBJ01/150509984&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150430/CPBJ01/150429751&source=RSS Medicaid expansion changes underway in Pa. More than 121,000 Pennsylvanians have been moved from the Healthy PA system to HealthChoices, the state's new Medicaid expansion plan, the Wolf administration announced Monday. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 08:33:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150430/CPBJ01/150429751&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150429/CPBJ01/150429706&source=RSS Blue Cross, Blue Shield companies to launch 'BCBS Marketplace' for retirees This summer, the Blue Cross and Blue Shield System will launch BCBS Marketplace, a health insurance exchange designed to support employers' efforts to help retirees transition from group health benefits to individual Medicare coverage. Wed, 29 Apr 2015 09:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150429/CPBJ01/150429706&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150427/CPBJ01/150429766&source=RSS Blue Mountain Thrift finds new home in Lebanon County The owner of one of the stores being displaced by the planned PinnacleHealth medical center in Annville Township has found a new location. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:43:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150427/CPBJ01/150429766&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150424/CPBJ01/150429786&source=RSS Newsmakers Senior Care Businesses featured this week Brethren Village, Masonic Villages, Messiah Lifeways Sun, 26 Apr 2015 18:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150424/CPBJ01/150429786&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150424/CPBJ01/150429794&source=RSS Newsmakers Associations Businesses featured this week Manufacturers&#8217 Association, Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association Sun, 26 Apr 2015 18:06:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150424/CPBJ01/150429794&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150424/CPBJ01/150429802&source=RSS Health care advocates applaud start of state's Medicaid expansion on April 27 Antoinette Kraus, director of the Pennsylvania Health Access Network, said in a conference call Friday that her organization is very excited to see HealthChoices, the state's expanded Medicaid program, go into effect on Monday. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150424/CPBJ01/150429802&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150424/CPBJ01/304249993&source=RSS Awards Industries featured this week Architecture and engineering, health care, law Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150424/CPBJ01/304249993&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150424/CPBJ01/150429833&source=RSS 'Predatory' insurance practices lead to nearly 67 million in restitution The state Insurance Department announced Thursday that 4,830 Pennsylvania consumers received 66. 8 million in restitution payments or credits in the first quarter of 2015. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:19:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150424/CPBJ01/150429833&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150424/CPBJ01/150429836&source=RSS In brief Hearing set on Highmark grant request for Allegheny Health Network The state Insurance Department will hold a public hearing on Monday, May 4, regarding Highmark Inc. 's request to transfer 175 million in the form of a grant to the Allegheny Health Network. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:04:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150424/CPBJ01/150429836&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150423/CPBJ01/150429840&source=RSS Commonwealth Court issues preliminary injunction in home care worker challenge Gov. Tom Wolf is hailing a Commonwealth Court ruling concerning his recent home care executive order as a win, although the judge did grant a partial injunction in the case challenging the order. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150423/CPBJ01/150429840&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150423/CPBJ01/150429865&source=RSS Presbyterian Senior Living to sell Orbisonia retirement community Dillsburg-based Presbyterian Senior Living announced Wednesday that it is selling its Woodland Retirement Community in Orbisonia to TL Management, headquartered in Brooklyn, N. Y. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:03:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150423/CPBJ01/150429865&source=RSS