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Anne Arundel Medical announces intention to terminate contract with CareFirst

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(UPDATED AT 7 p.m.): Anne Arundel Medical Center will terminate its contract with CareFirst if the insurer does not increase proposed reimbursement rates, the system announced Monday. Termination would make the medical center and its affiliates an out-of-network provider for CareFirst ...

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Md. hospitals shared $16.5M in Medicare billing settlement

A healthcare practitioner conducts a blood pressure examination. Health care jobs were the largest growing sub-sector in Maryland in 2015, adding 10,800 jobs. (Centers for Disease Control photo)

A group of Maryland hospitals shared $16.5 million as part of a settlement last year to resolve thousands of longstanding Medicare billing disputes, according to data newly released by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. MedStar Union Memorial Hospital received ...

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New psych ‘day hospital’ to improve mental health options in Anne Arundel

An artist’s rendering of Anne Arundel Medical Center's proposed new inpatient mental health facility. (Photo courtesy of AAMC)

Officials at Anne Arundel Medical Center believe a new psychiatric “day hospital” launched last week will be a crucial first step in improving mental health services in the county. The new facility is a sort of middle ground between inpatient ...

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