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Contact: Jeff Brown, Executive Director, QI Collaborative, 609-902-2541, jbrown@njhcqi.org Innovative health care delivery model launches in three urban NJ cities to improve quality and reduce health care costs Pennington, NJ: On Monday, June 29, 2015, three applicants to New Jersey’s Medicaid Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Demonstration Project were notified they were approved as Medicaid ACOs and […]

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Published in NJ Spotlight By Andrew Kitchenman Analysts say improvements needed in national health insurance law could be addressed at state level Now that the U.S. Supreme Court had upheld the subsidies deemed crucial to the survival of the Affordable Care Act, advocates for the government-subsidized health-insurance program say individual aspects of the law need to […]

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Published in The Jersey Journal By Jonathan Lin BAYONNE- City officials, state Sen. Sandra B. Cunningham and Assemblyman Jason O’Donnell have thrown their support behind a bill mandating minimum nurse-to-patient ratios in hospitals across the state. At last week’s city council meeting, all five council members voted to approve a resolution supporting the legislative bill. When […]

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Published in NJ Spotlight By Andrew Kitchenman Decision on ending hospital sale, possible cuts in charity funding, and looming ruling on ACA subsidies among potential challenges As New Jersey’s commissioners of health and banking and insurance prepare to leave office, as announced earlier this week, they will vacate their posts at a particularly uncertain time, with […]

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Published in NJ.com Given the state of personal finances these days, most people have little, if any, margin for error—especially with healthcare costs. Health insurance only covers a network of health-care providers. But out-of-network care can be crippling in its expense. As such, most people are careful to stay in their network. However, caution and […]

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Published in NJBIZ By Eric Strauss Three longtime members of Gov. Chris Christie’s cabinet — state Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff, Health Commissioner Mary O’Dowd and Insurance Commissioner Ken Kobylowski — are departing over the next several weeks, the Governor’s Office announced Monday. “I want to personally thank these three talented and dedicated individuals for their service […]

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