News

Conversation With: Bill Lucia, CEO of HMS

Bill Lucia decided to switch lanes after 18 years as an executive in the life and health insurance industry. He chose to pursue a career in healthcare to test the leadership skills and business acumen he gained in a new ... Full Story

Tenet Gets A ‘B’ From Fitch Ratings

Fitch Ratings, an international ratings agency providing issuer and bond ratings and more, affirmed its issuer default rating of “B” for Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare Corp. The rating affects $15.4 billion of Tenet debt. The grade is a result of several ... Full Story

Access Healthcare Hits ’17 Hiring and Revenue Goals

Dallas-based Access Healthcare, an end-to-end healthcare revenue cycle and information technology services provider, has reached its hiring and revenue goals before the close of its 2017 fiscal year. The company now employs more than 8,000 and is expected to finish ... Full Story

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Personnel Moves

Carlos Arteaga

UT Southwestern Medical Center

UT Southwestern has named Dr. Carlos Arteaga as its new director for the Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center. Arteaga replaces Dr. James Wilson, who left in 2016 to become... Full Story

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Features

Live Free Or Die: Village Health Partners Plots an Independent Course

Health systems are circling overhead like hawks. They’re buying independent physician practices that have all but collapsed in the post-Obamacare environment. The costs of providing healthcare are now so high that employers and insurance plans are demanding that the providers show their value. What's a solo practitioner to do? Village... Full Story