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Lawsuit Dropped To Prevent AHCCCS 5% Hospital Payment Cuts

Lawsuit Dropped To Prevent AHCCCS Hospital Payment Cuts
by in Healthcare | Legal

The Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association (AzHHA) Board of Directors voted Tuesday to drop the lawsuit against the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) to prevent a five percent cut in hospital payment rates. After thoughtful consideration, the AzHHA Board of Directors decided it would be in the best interest of all the parties… Read More →

Mountain Vista Medical Center Receives Honors

Mountain Vista Medical Center Receives Honors

Mountain Vista Medical Center in Mesa, Ariz. was given the prestigious honor of ranking in the top five percent of hospitals in the nation, according to a ranking system developed by HealthGrades. A resource for individuals to rank their local hospitals online, HealthGrades has become a leading provider of comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals.… Read More →

Arizona Hospitals Share Strategies For Recruiting, Retaining Top Performers

AZ hospitals, how to attract top talent, AZ Business Magazine July/August 2011

The health care industry in Arizona managed to hold its own during the worst of the recession. But the challenges aren’t over yet. Human resources experts have been warning companies across industries about the next big wave of change as the economic recovery takes hold: retaining the top talent that helped a company survive. In… Read More →

Convenience Care Clinics Help Workers Get Back On The Job Faster

Clinics help workers stay on the job
by in Economy | Featured | Healthcare

While we all expect quality health care to be available when it’s needed, our future could be flat lining. According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, meager graduation and physician training rates in our country could cause a shortage of up to 150,000 doctors within the next 15 years.  As many of us are… Read More →

Hidden Health Care Tax Hits Workers

Hidden Tax Revealed Chart

The Arizona Hospital and Healthcare Association (AzHHA) and the Arizona Chamber Foundation are joining forces to stop what we call a hidden health care tax on businesses and consumers. According to a study released by the Arizona Chamber Foundation, which is associated with the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Arizona employers and the state’s… Read More →