CPBJ - Health Care http://www.cpbj.com/section/health_care Health Care News Health Care en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Sun, 01 Feb 2015 20:58:05 EST Sun, 01 Feb 2015 20:58:05 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/150139961&source=RSS WellSpan names new COO WellSpan Health has tapped the leader of a recently acquired hospital to be the health system's chief operating officer. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:16:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/150139961&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/301309997&source=RSS Health care mergers, affiliations, big in 2014 No midstate industry saw more mergers, affiliations or some kind of ownership change in 2014 than health care. Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/301309997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/301299999&source=RSS Penn State Hershey Health System grows strategically Recent moves by the Penn State Hershey Health System to expand its footprint across Pennsylvania might seem like a frantic reaction to the Affordable Care Act. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150130/CPBJ01/301299999&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150129/BLOGEXTRA/150129690&source=RSS Does the PHC4 help you? A state representative is looking for co-sponsors for a bill that would reinstate the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150129/BLOGEXTRA/150129690&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150127/CPBJ01/150129763&source=RSS HHS 81 percent of Pa. consumers in marketplace plans receiving financial assistance The U. S. Department of Health and Human Services said today that 81 percent of the 422,284 Pennsylvania consumers enrolled in the federal health insurance marketplace have selected a plan with financial assistance. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:50:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150127/CPBJ01/150129763&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150126/CPBJ01/150129798&source=RSS HHS sets goals, timeline for Medicare reimbursement reforms The U. S. Department of Health and Human Services today announced specific goals for moving Medicare toward a quality, or value-based, payment model. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:05:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150126/CPBJ01/150129798&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/150129841&source=RSS Newsmakers Health Care Business featured this week AllBetterCare Urgent Care Center Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/150129841&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/301239993&source=RSS Awards Industries featured this week Health care, real estate Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/301239993&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/150129895&source=RSS In brief Penn State Health to acquire St. Joseph Regional The Penn State Board of Trustees has approved a plan for Derry Township-based Penn State Health to acquire St. Joseph Regional Health Network, based in Berks County. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:57:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150123/CPBJ01/150129895&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150122/CPBJ01/150129885&source=RSS Wellness company to open its first franchise in Dauphin County A Lancaster-based wellness company has started to franchise its idea, and the first one is set to open near Harrisburg. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:46:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150122/CPBJ01/150129885&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150122/CPBJ01/150129908&source=RSS Hershey Medical Center celebrates takeover of St. Joseph Regional Health Network Top Penn State Hershey Medical Center executives say the acquisition of St. Joseph Regional Health Network is the next logical step in Hershey's reach into Berks County. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:41:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150122/CPBJ01/150129908&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150122/CPBJ01/150129932&source=RSS More than 400,000 Pennsylvanians enrolled in federal marketplace so far for 2015 A total of 422,284 Pennsylvanians have enrolled so far in the federal marketplace, according to the Department of Health and Human Services. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:32:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150122/CPBJ01/150129932&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150116/CPBJ01/301149996&source=RSS York-based Real Services aggressively pursuing medical projects Chalk it up to identifying underserved markets. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150116/CPBJ01/301149996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150116/CPBJ01/301149998&source=RSS Drivers need PTSD coverage, mental health experts say A recent state court case awarding post-traumatic stress disorder benefits to a Philadelphia liquor store manager could open the door to benefits for at-risk employees in other industries. Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150116/CPBJ01/301149998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150116/CPBJ01/150119831&source=RSS Pennsylvania makes up about 6 percent of all Health Insurance Marketplace enrollees More than 400,000 people in Pennsylvania have signed up for coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace, according to the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 09:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150116/CPBJ01/150119831&source=RSS