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Chicago-Based Collection Agency Settles Suit Over High-Pressure Tactics

ST. PAUL, Minn. (CBS) — A Chicago-based debt collection company is settling a lawsuit that accused it of using abusive methods to collect from patients on their hospital bills. 382 more words

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MN AG Expands Lawsuit Against Hospital Debt Firm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson has added new material to her lawsuit against a Chicago firm that helped some Minnesota hospitals collect debt from patients. 132 more words

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MNA Daily NewsScan: June 1, 2012 - Patient-Centered Care a "Must" for ACOs

What is this? The MNA Daily NewsScan is a round up the day’s biggest nursing, health care and organized labor stories.  As news unfolds in real-time, we update the NewsScan with new links and info, so check back often! 67 more words

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MNA Daily NewsScan: May 29, 2012 - MNA RN Jean Ross asked to testify about nightmare experiences with Accretive Health, Cancer in America

What is this? The MNA Daily NewsScan is a round up the day’s biggest nursing, health care and organized labor stories.  As news unfolds in real-time, we update the NewsScan with new links and info, so check back often! 283 more words

Nurses

Sen. Franken asks MNA RN Jean Ross to testify about nightmare experience with Accretive Health

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ST. PAUL (May 29, 2012) – Before Jean Ross could open the door to the Fairview Ridges Hospital room, she heard the sound: Her daughter was weeping and shaking, unable to calm herself. 606 more words

Activism

WHAT destroys your EXIT Value but you CANNOT control it?


By:  Huxley Nixon

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                

“It” universally affects a buyer’s willingness to invest, a lender’s willingness to lend and a seller’s to sell. Unfortunately, NONE of these constituencies have the power to change its momentum! 802 more words

Mergers & Acquisitions

Accretive Exposed

The health world was abuzz this week with the news that a the business of extracting money from patients in debt has become so severe, at least within one company, that it is likely illegal. 375 more words