Nuvance Health

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Nuvance Health dinged with credit downgrade, could face another | Modern Healthcare | 8/10/2020

Print If a pandemic, an estimated $75 million accounting discrepancy and a lawsuit from a former C-suite executive weren’t enough, Nuvance Health is now digesting a credit downgrade and facing a second. S&P Global Ratings recently announced it is placing the LaGrangeville, N.Y.-based health system on CreditWatch with negative implications, which means there is at least a one-in-two chance of a downgrade within the next …

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Power Outages Stoke Concern Over Possible Uptick in COVID Cases | 8/9/2020

… wearing a mask and staying six feet away from others, a tricky proposition when people are entering crowded places in search of electricity or fresh food. Dr. Majid Sadigh, director of global health for Nuvance Health , which owns four hospitals in southwestern Connecticut, said that while the state’s relatively low COVID-19 rates – 1% or less with about 10,000 tests being performed daily – may instill confidence, residents can’t relax on …

16 recent hospital, health system executive moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/7/2020

… 3. Bourbon Community Hospital in Paris, Ky., named Tommy Haggard CEO. 4. Iroquois Memorial Hospital in Watseka, Ill., named Richard Harning vice president of financial stewardship and CFO, according to the Times-Republic . 5. Nuvance Health , based in LaGrangeville, N.Y., and Danbury, Conn., tapped Mark Hirko , MD, and Peter Kelly as new hospital presidents. 6. Adventist Health in Roseville, Calif., named Todd Hofheins CFO. 7. Anderson, S.C.-based AnMed Health …

Nuvance Health names presidents for 2 New York hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 8/6/2020

Nuvance Health names presidents for 2 New York hospitals Kelly Gooch - Print Email Nuvance Health , based in LaGrangeville, N.Y., and Danbury, Conn., tapped Mark Hirko, MD, and Peter Kelly as new hospital presidents. Mr. Kelly was named president of Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Dr. Hirko was named president of Putnam Hospital in Carmel, N.Y., in addition to his role as president of Sharon (Conn.) Hospital. Mr. Kelly …

A Bethel student saved her grandmother’s life and other community news - NewsTimes | 8/4/2020

… full recovery with no deficits and is back home. Stony Hill Fire Department & Bethel Police who helped include Chief John Baker; Capt. Matt Gunter; EMS Capt. Jim Mangi; Chuck Cywin; Justin Solipa; Rich Thode; Nuvance Health Paramedic Kyle Simonis; Bethel FD EMT Ryan McNair; and Bethel Police officers Fekieta, Robinson, Freeman and Iadarola. Recently, responders had the opportunity to meet with Arlene, Kaitlyn and other family members. Kaitlyn was presented …

COVID-19 Research Race Shows Importance of Speed, Precision & Efficiency in Genomic Sequencing in Fighting both New and Established Diseases | PR Newswire | 8/3/2020

ANN ARBOR, Mich. , Aug. 3, Swift Biosciences, a leader in Next-Generation Sequencing Technology lays the groundwork for emerging research into common and rare disease as well as novel infectious disease. The Company’s Accel-Amplicon® and Swift Normalase® Amplicon Panels (SNAP) use a patented single tube workflow, to create ready to sequence libraries for research in Cancer, Antibiotic Resistance, Cystic Fibrosis, Anthrax, Ebola and the Novel SARS CoV-2 (COVID …

Fighting advanced gastric cancer during COVID-19 pandemic: One man’s experience | Norwalk | 7/30/2020

… care team recommended chemotherapy to shrink the tumor. In March 2019, Jairo started a six-month chemotherapy regimen at Norwalk Hospital under the care of Dr. Richard Frank , director of clinical cancer research for Nuvance Health Cancer Institute and medical oncologist/hematologist at Norwalk Hospital. Dr. Richard Frank Director of Clinical Cancer Research for Nuvance Health Cancer Institute Medical Oncologist/Hematologist at Norwalk Hospital Consultant in Gastrointestinal Oncology Service at …

Gynecologic cancer specialist stresses the importance of continued care during COVID-19 pandemic | Norwalk | 7/30/2020

Summary: Women who need screening or treatment for gynecologic conditions or concerns should continue to seek the care they need during the COVID-19 pandemic. Nuvance Health oncologists are still offering comprehensive gynecologic cancer treatment. Nuvance Health is taking precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in all of its facilities and protect patients who may be at higher risk of COVID-19 infection or complications. If you or …

Woman receives “life-changing” migraine care at Nuvance Health | Norwalk | 7/28/2020

Summary: Ashley suffered with migraine for years until she found an effective treatment regimen while living in California. Given the opportunity to move to New York, she worried about finding the same migraine care. After her move, Ashley resumed migraine care with Nuvance Health neurologist Dr. Hida Nierenburg, who got Ashley’s treatment back on track and provided her with a “life-changing” opportunity to participate in a clinical trial. Ashley’s …

A Bump on the Head or a Concussion? How to Tell the Difference. | Norwalk | 7/27/2020

By Nuvance Health Neurologists Summary: Falls and bumps to the head that occur during exercise or while working around the home can lead to concussions in adults. If you think you may have a concussion (even a mild one), you should see a primary care clinician or visit an urgent care as soon as possible. Concussion symptoms such as loss of consciousness, seizures, mood changes, severe/worsening headache, prolonged vomiting …

Kids and Concussions: Know the Signs and When to Seek Treatment | Norwalk | 7/27/2020

By Nuvance Health Neurologists Summary: Falls, collisions, and bumps to the head that occur during youth sports or other childhood activities can sometimes lead to concussions. If you suspect your child has a concussion (even a mild one), you should remove them from play and visit a primary care or urgent care clinician as soon as possible. Concussion symptoms such as loss of consciousness, mood changes, severe/worsening headache, and …

Don’t Delay Care for Lung Conditions or Concerns During COVID-19 Pandemic | Norwalk | 7/27/2020

Summary: Individuals with lung conditions or concerns should continue to seek the care they need during the COVID-19 pandemic. Individuals who are living with lung disease are at a higher risk of developing complications related to COVID-19 and should take precautions to protect themselves. Nuvance Health offers spray cryotherapy, an innovative treatment for trachea complications that can occur after intubation due to COVID-19. Are you or a …

How to Manage Back-to-School Stress and Anxiety During All This Uncertainty | MSN | 7/22/2020

… How to Help Teens Practice Mindfulness Repeat this mantra: “The kids will be fine.” “In many ways, this is easier for the kids than the parents,” says Charles Herrick , MD, chair of psychiatry at Nuvance Health in Danbury, Conn. Parents are juggling so many other responsibilities—jobs, finances—and they’re now having to deal with decision-making around education in a way they’ve never had to before. On the other …

7 recent health IT exec moves | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/20/2020

Here are some of the recent leadership changes affecting health IT. University of Miami Health System named David Reis, PhD, its new CIO. LaGrangeville, N.Y.-based Nuvance Health tapped Albert Villarin, MD, as vice president and chief medical information officer. Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network appointed John Lee, MD, as its new chief medical information officer. Fern Health, a digital health company focusing on virtual musculoskeletal pain programs, appointed Hewett …

THERANICA: Reports Positive Study Results of Nerivio® for Chronic Migraine Patients - Patient Daily | 7/17/2020

… experience at least 15 headache days per month. “Chronic migraine is often overlooked in acute migraine treatment studies, which focus instead on episodic migraine,” said lead author Hida Nierenburg, MD, director of Headache at Nuvance Health , a not-for-profit health system in New York State’s Mid-Hudson Valley region, and western Connecticut. “This is unfortunate as those who suffer from chronic migraine need well-tolerated and effective solutions that …

Latest Coronavirus Updates | 7/16/2020

… York State. Travelers who leave the airport without completing the form will be subject to a $2,000 fine and may be brought to a hearing and ordered to complete mandatory quarantine, he said. ■ The Nuvance Health Convalescent Plasma Donation Centers at Danbury Hospital, Norwalk Hospital and Vassar Brothers Medical Center are no longer collecting donations due to a decline in COVID-19 cases in New York and Connecticut. It has …

Theranica Reports Positive Study Results of Nerivio® for Chronic Migraine Patients | PR Newswire | 7/15/2020

… experience at least 15 headache days per month. “Chronic migraine is often overlooked in acute migraine treatment studies, which focus instead on episodic migraine,” said lead author Hida Nierenburg , MD, director of Headache at Nuvance Health , a not-for-profit health system in New York State’s Mid-Hudson Valley region, and western Connecticut . “This is unfortunate as those who suffer from chronic migraine need well-tolerated and effective solutions that …

16 recent hospital credit rating downgrades | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/15/2020

… from “BBB-“ to “BB+” (Fitch Ratings) 8. Medical Center Hospital ( Odessa, Texas) — from “BBB” to “BBB-“ (S&P Global Ratings) 9. Mon Health (Morgantown, W.Va.) — from “BBB+” to “BBB” (S&P Global Ratings) 10. Nuvance Health (Lagrangeville, N.Y.) — from “A3” to “Baa2” (Moody’s Investors Service) 11. Oroville (Calif.) Hospital — from “BB+” to “BB” (S&P Global Ratings) 12. San Antonio Regional Hospital (Upland, Calif.) — from “BBB+” to “BBB” (S&P …

COVID-19 and summer: What are the risks of favorite seasonal activities? | Norwalk | 7/15/2020

By Nuvance Health Infection Control & Prevention Specialists Summary: This summer, you may be wondering if you will be able to enjoy activities such as swimming, vacation, sporting events, and trips to the amusement park. When deciding which activities are safe for you and your loved ones, you should follow public health guidelines and carefully assess each activity’s level of risk as it relates to any health conditions you may have …

What you need to know about colorectal cancer care during a pandemic | Norwalk | 7/15/2020

Summary: Nuvance Health patients with colorectal cancer continue to receive treatment during the COVID-19 pandemic. Nuvance Health has resumed colonoscopy screenings for colorectal cancer. If someone is experiencing unusual gastrointestinal symptoms, they should schedule an appointment with a physician — either in-person or via telemedicine. The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly caused many changes in the way people go about their day-to-day activities and seek medical care …

Physician - Oncology - Surgical - Surgical Oncology/Endocrine Surgery Norwalk and Danbury Hospitals Fairfield County, Connecticut (50 miles from N) - USA-CT-Norwalk | 7/15/2020

… is a potential for Co-Directorship of a thyroid nodule clinic. There is also opportunity for melanoma practice for interested surgical oncology candidates.Nuvance Health Medical Practice, CT, is part of our newly formed network, Nuvance Health , which spans seven hospitals across the Hudson Valley region of New York State and Western Connecticut.The incoming surgeon will work collaboratively with our network surgical oncologists, including our two Endocrine and Head and Neck …

MidHudson Regional to open pediatric unit, Vassar Brothers planning space after outcry | 7/15/2020

… choose which Poughkeepsie hospital to send his patients if plans come fruition. MidHudson Regional is a part of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network, as is Maria Fareri. Vassar Brothers is a part of Nuvance Health . Vassar President Joseph Mullany has said he is committed to reopening a pediatric unit. However, details regarding where in its roughly $545 million expansion it would be, how it would be staffed or when …

Some CT hospitals stop collecting plasma to treat COVID-19 - NewsTimes | 7/14/2020

https://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Nuvance-suspends-plasma-collection-due-to-fall-in-15406882.php Some CT hospitals stop collecting plasma to treat COVID-19 By Amanda Cuda Updated 6:01 pm EDT, Tuesday, July 14, 2020 Nuvance Health has suspended plasma donations at Norwalk Hospital. The health system previously announced it was stopping collections at Danbury Hospital and its Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. less Nuvance Health has suspended …

Amwell Honors Telehealth Innovation and Clinical Care Excellence with Annual Client Award Program | PR Newswire | 7/13/2020

… Health Baptist Health South Florida BayCare Health System Dignity Health Hawai ‘ i Medical Service Association (HMSA) Houston Methodist Intermountain Healthcare MetroPlus Health Plan Midland Health Naval Hospital Jacksonville Norman Regional Health System Northwell Health Nuvance Health Ochsner Health OU Medicine Southwest Medical Associates and Health Plan of Nevada Trinity Health UAB Medicine UNC Health Wellstar Health System Recipients will be honored at Amwell’s virtual Client Forum which brings together leading …

Community Health

16 recent hospital credit rating downgrades | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/15/2020

… are listed in alphabetical order. 1. Boone Hospital Center (Columbia, Mo.) — from “BBB” to “BBB-“ (Fitch Ratings) 2. Boulder (Colo.) Community Health — from “A2” to “A3” (Moody’s Investors Service) 3. Care New England (Providence, R.I … W.Va.) — from “BBB+” to “BBB” (S&P Global Ratings) 10. Nuvance Health (Lagrangeville, N.Y.) — from “A3” to “Baa2” (Moody’s Investors Service) 11. Oroville (Calif.) Hospital — from “BB+” to “BB” (S&P Global Ratings) 12. San …

16 recent hospital credit rating downgrades | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/15/2020

… are listed in alphabetical order. 1. Boone Hospital Center (Columbia, Mo.) — from “BBB” to “BBB-“ (Fitch Ratings) 2. Boulder (Colo.) Community Health — from “A2” to “A3” (Moody’s Investors Service) 3. Care New England (Providence, R.I … W.Va.) — from “BBB+” to “BBB” (S&P Global Ratings) 10. Nuvance Health (Lagrangeville, N.Y.) — from “A3” to “Baa2” (Moody’s Investors Service) 11. Oroville (Calif.) Hospital — from “BB+” to “BB” (S&P Global Ratings) 12. San …

Population Health

Health IT Business News – February 13, 2020 | 2/13/2020

Nuvance Health collaborate to expand population health management services in New York With the goals of improving healthcare quality and community wellness while reducing costs, the NY affiliate of Nuvance Health, a healthcare system with seven hospitals in New York and western Connecticut, and CareMount Medical ( @caremountmed ), PC, the largest independent multi-specialty medical group in New York State with more than 650 providers and over 45 locations throughout the …

Politicians, docs cry foul over Cuomo’s Medicaid redesign team | Crain’s New York Business | 2/6/2020

population health work CareMount Medical and the New York affiliate of Nuvance Health are collaborating on population health–focused initiatives. The work will support clinical integration between the two in the Hudson Valley, the organizations said. With the support of CareMount Health Solutions, a physician-owned management-services organization, Nuvance Health will launch a Medicare shared-savings accountable care organization in the New York market. The shared-savings program helps …

Medical Debt

Connecticut hospital known for suing patients to be investigated by state | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/22/2019

… data he received through a Freedom of Information Act request. His analysis found that nearly half of the 13,824 total medical debt cases filed in Connecticut in 2016 involved Danbury Hospital, the Harvard Business Journal … Hospital — which is part of LaGrangeville, N.Y.- and Danbury-based Nuvance Health — announced earlier this month that it was reviewing its debt-collection policies. And on Nov. 18, the hospital announced it was changing its …

Connecticut hospital known for suing patients reviews its debt-collection policies | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/12/2019

… Journal . Spokesperson Andrea Rynn told the media organization that the hospital — which is part of LaGrangeville, N.Y.- and Danbury-based Nuvance Health — provides care 24/7 to anyone, whether they can pay or not, and provided … His analysis found that nearly half of the 13,824 total medical debt cases filed in Connecticut in 2016 involved Danbury Hospital, totaling $8.8 million, Harvard Business Journal reported. In 2015 the hospital was responsible for …

Anthem, Inc.

Amwell Honors Telehealth Innovation and Clinical Care Excellence with Annual Client Award Program | PR Newswire | 7/13/2020

Anthem, Inc. Ascension Augusta University Health Baptist Health South Florida BayCare Health System Dignity Health Hawai ‘ i Medical Service Association (HMSA) Houston Methodist Intermountain Healthcare MetroPlus Health Plan Midland Health Naval Hospital Jacksonville Norman Regional Health System Northwell Health Nuvance Health Ochsner Health OU Medicine Southwest Medical Associates and Health Plan of Nevada Trinity Health UAB Medicine UNC Health Wellstar Health System Recipients will be honored at Amwell’s virtual Client …

Amwell Honors Telehealth Innovation and Clinical Care Excellence with Annual Client Award Program | PR Newswire | 7/13/2020

Anthem, Inc. Ascension Augusta University Health Baptist Health South Florida BayCare Health System Dignity Health Hawai ‘ i Medical Service Association (HMSA) Houston Methodist Intermountain Healthcare MetroPlus Health Plan Midland Health Naval Hospital Jacksonville Norman Regional Health System Northwell Health Nuvance Health Ochsner Health OU Medicine Southwest Medical Associates and Health Plan of Nevada Trinity Health UAB Medicine UNC Health Wellstar Health System Recipients will be honored at Amwell’s virtual Client …

Mon Health

16 recent hospital credit rating downgrades | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/15/2020

Mon Health (Morgantown, W.Va.) — from “BBB+” to “BBB” (S&P Global Ratings) 10. Nuvance Health (Lagrangeville, N.Y.) — from “A3” to “Baa2” (Moody’s Investors Service) 11. Oroville (Calif.) Hospital — from “BB+” to “BB” (S&P Global Ratings) 12. San Antonio Regional Hospital (Upland, Calif.) — from “BBB+” to “BBB” (S&P Global Ratings) 13. Sutter Health (Sacramento, Calif.) — from “Aa3” to “A1” (Moody’s Investors Service); from “AA-“ to “A+” (S&P Global …

Regional Hospital

16 recent hospital credit rating downgrades | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/15/2020

Nuvance Health (Lagrangeville, N.Y.) — from “A3” to “Baa2” (Moody’s Investors Service) 11. Oroville (Calif.) Hospital — from “BB+” to “BB” (S&P Global Ratings) 12. San Antonio Regional Hospital (Upland, Calif.) — from “BBB+” to “BBB” (S&P Global Ratings) 13. Sutter Health (Sacramento, Calif.) — from “Aa3” to “A1” (Moody’s Investors Service); from “AA-“ to “A+” (S&P Global Ratings) 14. Vidant Health (Greenville, N.C.) — from “A1” to “A2” (Moody’s Investors Service …

San Antonio Regional Hospital

16 recent hospital credit rating downgrades | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/15/2020

Nuvance Health (Lagrangeville, N.Y.) — from “A3” to “Baa2” (Moody’s Investors Service) 11. Oroville (Calif.) Hospital — from “BB+” to “BB” (S&P Global Ratings) 12. San Antonio Regional Hospital (Upland, Calif.) — from “BBB+” to “BBB” (S&P Global Ratings) 13. Sutter Health (Sacramento, Calif.) — from “Aa3” to “A1” (Moody’s Investors Service); from “AA-“ to “A+” (S&P Global Ratings) 14. Vidant Health (Greenville, N.C.) — from “A1” to “A2” (Moody’s Investors Service …

M Health Fairview

Amwell Honors Telehealth Innovation and Clinical Care Excellence with Annual Client Award Program | PR Newswire | 7/13/2020

… awards/ . The honorees for 2020 are: Clinical Impact: For achievement in digital care delivery, demonstrating strong clinical outcomes Cleveland Clinic M Health Fairview Indiana University Health Engagement Excellence: For demonstrating strong consumer engagement that impacts … Health Naval Hospital Jacksonville Norman Regional Health System Northwell Health Nuvance Health Ochsner Health OU Medicine Southwest Medical Associates and Health Plan of Nevada Trinity Health UAB Medicine UNC Health Wellstar Health System Recipients will …

Ascension

Amwell Honors Telehealth Innovation and Clinical Care Excellence with Annual Client Award Program | PR Newswire | 7/13/2020

Ascension Augusta University Health Baptist Health South Florida BayCare Health System Dignity Health Hawai ‘ i Medical Service Association (HMSA) Houston Methodist Intermountain Healthcare MetroPlus Health Plan Midland Health Naval Hospital Jacksonville Norman Regional Health System Northwell Health Nuvance Health Ochsner Health OU Medicine Southwest Medical Associates and Health Plan of Nevada Trinity Health UAB Medicine UNC Health Wellstar Health System Recipients will be honored at Amwell’s virtual Client Forum which …

Regional Medical Center

6 latest hospital credit rating downgrades | Becker’s Hospital Review | 7/2/2020

Regional Medical Center — from “Baa2” to “Baa3” (Moody’s Investors Service) 4. Mon Health (Morgantown, W.Va.) — from “BBB+” to “BBB” (S&P Global Ratings) 5. Nuvance Health (Lagrangeville, N.Y.) — from “A3” to “Baa2” (Moody’s Investors Service) 6. Virginia Mason Medical Center (Seattle) — from “BBB” to “BBB-“ (S&P Global Ratings) More articles on healthcare finance …

Kaleida Health

Former Nuvance CIO sues system, alleges he was unjustly fired over accounting issue | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/19/2020

The former CIO of Nuvance Health sued the health system and its top executives in New York federal court June 17, claiming he was unjustly fired last year. Robert Diamond, former senior vice president and … as senior vice president and CIO of Buffalo, N.Y.-based Kaleida Health. A Nuvance spokesperson told Becker’s Hospital Review that the health system does not comment on pending litigation. More articles on legal and regulatory …

Health Quest

Former Nuvance CIO’s lawsuit sheds light on accounting discrepancy | Modern Healthcare | 6/18/2020

Print Modern Healthcare Illustration / Getty Images A lawsuit from a former member of Nuvance Health’s C-suite sheds light on an accounting discrepancy that’s the subject of an ongoing investigation. Formed through the April 2019 merger between Western Connecticut Health Network and Health Quest, Nuvance learned later that year that Health Quest had overstated the amount it was owed by patients by an estimated $75 million . Robert Diamond, Health Quest’s …

Western Connecticut Health Network

Former Nuvance CIO’s lawsuit sheds light on accounting discrepancy | Modern Healthcare | 6/18/2020

Print Modern Healthcare Illustration / Getty Images A lawsuit from a former member of Nuvance Health’s C-suite sheds light on an accounting discrepancy that’s the subject of an ongoing investigation. Formed through the April 2019 merger between Western Connecticut Health Network and Health Quest, Nuvance learned later that year that Health Quest had overstated the amount it was owed by patients by an estimated $75 million . Robert Diamond, Health Quest’s …

Ellis Hospital, Schenectady NY

Coronavirus, March 19: 11 notes from physicians, hospitals | 3/19/2020

Ellis Hospital in Schenectady and St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam have suspended most testing for the novel coronavirus due to testing supply shortages, The Daily Gazette reported. The organizations are reserving testing for the sickest patients until they have more supplies. 3. Nuvance Health , a seven-hospital system in Hudson Valley, N.Y., and western Connecticut, has furloughed 200 staff over COVID-19 exposure, the News-Times reported. Most of the …

NYU Langone, Brooklyn NY

Coronavirus, March 19: 11 notes from physicians, hospitals | 3/19/2020

… is presented based on the number of COVID-19 cases reported per state. New York 1. New York City-based NYU Langone Health said it has reconfigured and expanded the emergency department at Tisch Hospital … for the sickest patients until they have more supplies. 3. Nuvance Health , a seven-hospital system in Hudson Valley, N.Y., and western Connecticut, has furloughed 200 staff over COVID-19 exposure, the News-Times reported …

NYU Langone Health

Coronavirus, March 19: 11 notes from physicians, hospitals | 3/19/2020

… is presented based on the number of COVID-19 cases reported per state. New York 1. New York City-based NYU Langone Health said it has reconfigured and expanded the emergency department at Tisch Hospital … for the sickest patients until they have more supplies. 3. Nuvance Health , a seven-hospital system in Hudson Valley, N.Y., and western Connecticut, has furloughed 200 staff over COVID-19 exposure, the News-Times reported …

Denver Health

Coronavirus, March 19: 11 notes from physicians, hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/19/2020

… shortages, The Daily Gazette reported. The organizations are reserving testing for the sickest patients until they have more supplies. 3. Nuvance Health , a seven-hospital system in Hudson Valley, N.Y., and western Connecticut, has furloughed … works, although some exceptions apply, according to The Denver Post . Denver Health and Aurora-based UCHealth also confirmed that their hospitals have limited testing. Michigan 8. A patient at Royal Oaks -based Beaumont Health has …

Medical Center

Coronavirus, March 19: 11 notes from physicians, hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/19/2020

Nuvance Health , a seven-hospital system in Hudson Valley, N.Y., and western Connecticut, has furloughed 200 staff over COVID-19 exposure, the News-Times reported. Most of the furloughed staff, who are staff nurses at Danbury (Conn.) Hospital but also physicians and nonclinical health workers from Norwalk (Conn.) Hospital and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., have been symptom-free and some are expected to return after their 14 …

CHI Franciscan

Coronavirus, March 19: 11 notes from physicians, hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/19/2020

… shortages, The Daily Gazette reported. The organizations are reserving testing for the sickest patients until they have more supplies. 3. Nuvance Health , a seven-hospital system in Hudson Valley, N.Y., and western Connecticut, has furloughed … return after their 14-day quarantine. Washington 4. Tacoma -based CHI Franciscan is suspending patient billing for testing and treatments of COVID-19, the Mirror reported. The suspension covers CHI Franciscan’s eight acute care hospitals …

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Coronavirus, March 19: 11 notes from physicians, hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/19/2020

… shortages, The Daily Gazette reported. The organizations are reserving testing for the sickest patients until they have more supplies. 3. Nuvance Health , a seven-hospital system in Hudson Valley, N.Y., and western Connecticut, has furloughed … the increased number of patients. Illinois 6. Park Ridge .-based Advocate Lutheran General Hospital rolled out a drive-thru station to test forCOVID-19, according to The Chicago Tribune . The hospital said that the drive …

UCHealth

Coronavirus, March 19: 11 notes from physicians, hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/19/2020

… shortages, The Daily Gazette reported. The organizations are reserving testing for the sickest patients until they have more supplies. 3. Nuvance Health , a seven-hospital system in Hudson Valley, N.Y., and western Connecticut, has furloughed … according to The Denver Post . Denver Health and Aurora-based UCHealth also confirmed that their hospitals have limited testing. Michigan 8. A patient at Royal Oaks -based Beaumont Health has tested positive for COVID-19 …

Vassar Brothers Medical Center

Coronavirus, March 19: 11 notes from physicians, hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/19/2020

Nuvance Health , a seven-hospital system in Hudson Valley, N.Y., and western Connecticut, has furloughed 200 staff over COVID-19 exposure, the News-Times reported. Most of the furloughed staff, who are staff nurses at Danbury (Conn.) Hospital but also physicians and nonclinical health workers from Norwalk (Conn.) Hospital and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., have been symptom-free and some are expected to return after their 14 …

Swedish Hospital

Coronavirus, March 19: 11 notes from physicians, hospitals | Becker’s Hospital Review | 3/19/2020

… shortages, The Daily Gazette reported. The organizations are reserving testing for the sickest patients until they have more supplies. 3. Nuvance Health , a seven-hospital system in Hudson Valley, N.Y., and western Connecticut, has furloughed … registered nurse who works in the intensive care unit of Swedish Hospital in Seattle, told Stat ICU nurses are treating two patients at a time amid the pandemic. She said they were limiting one COVID …

UConn Health

200 Health Care Workers Possibly Exposed to Virus Stay Home | U.S. News & World Report | 3/17/2020

… may have come into contact with the coronavirus, according to Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont. Lamont said the workers are with Nuvance Health, whose system includes Danbury Hospital, where the first Connecticut resident who tested positive … Hospitals across the state are restricting visitation, and some, including UConn Health in Farmington, have announced the indefinite postponement of elective surgeries. UConn Health officials say visitors are being allowed only in special circumstances. That …

Danbury Hospital, Danbury CT

200 Health Care Workers Possibly Exposed to Virus Stay Home | U.S. News & World Report | 3/17/2020

… Nuvance Health, whose system includes Danbury Hospital, where the first Connecticut resident who tested positive for COVID-19 was treated. The Democratic governor said Monday night the situation shows the need for a large increase in testing. Nuvance Health said in a statement Tuesday that “the number of people furloughed is evolving as some early furloughs are now safely returning to work.” It said testing for those who meet testing …

Danbury Hospital

200 Health Care Workers Possibly Exposed to Virus Stay Home | U.S. News & World Report | 3/17/2020

… Nuvance Health, whose system includes Danbury Hospital, where the first Connecticut resident who tested positive for COVID-19 was treated. The Democratic governor said Monday night the situation shows the need for a large increase in testing. Nuvance Health said in a statement Tuesday that “the number of people furloughed is evolving as some early furloughs are now safely returning to work.” It said testing for those who meet testing …

Norwalk Hospital, Norwalk CT

Connecticut Hospitals Urged to Set up Virus Testing Sites | U.S. News & World Report | 3/6/2020

… officials, said Friday that the woman was in self-quarantine in New York’s Westchester County. Officials with Danbury Hospital and Norwalk Hospital, which are part of the same hospital network, said the woman had been … occupation of the woman. Kerry Eaton, chief operating officer of Nuvance Health, said the woman worked in an isolated area in the hospitals, coming in contact with limited numbers of patients. “We believe it was …

Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Poughkeepsie NY

Joseph Mullany named president of Vassar Brothers Medical Center | Becker’s Hospital Review | 1/7/2020

Joseph Mullany named president of Vassar Brothers Medical Center Kelly Gooch - Joseph Mullany is the new president of Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Mr. Mullany has more than 25 years of healthcare leadership … and other initiatives.” Vassar Brothers Medical Center is part of Nuvance Health, the seven-hospital system formed from the merger of LaGrangeville, N.Y.-based Health Quest and Danbury-based Western Connecticut Health Network …

Health Net

Former Nuvance CIO’s lawsuit sheds light on accounting discrepancy | Modern Healthcare | 6/18/2020

Print Modern Healthcare Illustration / Getty Images A lawsuit from a former member of Nuvance Health’s C-suite sheds light on an accounting discrepancy that’s the subject of an ongoing investigation. Formed through the April 2019 merger between Western Connecticut Health Network and Health Quest, Nuvance learned later that year that Health Quest had overstated the amount it was owed by patients by an estimated $75 million . Robert Diamond, Health Quest’s …

Former Nuvance CIO’s lawsuit sheds light on accounting discrepancy | Modern Healthcare | 6/18/2020

Print Modern Healthcare Illustration / Getty Images A lawsuit from a former member of Nuvance Health’s C-suite sheds light on an accounting discrepancy that’s the subject of an ongoing investigation. Formed through the April 2019 merger between Western Connecticut Health Network and Health Quest, Nuvance learned later that year that Health Quest had overstated the amount it was owed by patients by an estimated $75 million . Robert Diamond, Health Quest’s …

Steven Rosenberg

Former Nuvance CIO’s lawsuit sheds light on accounting discrepancy | Modern Healthcare | 6/18/2020

Print Modern Healthcare Illustration / Getty Images A lawsuit from a former member of Nuvance Health’s C-suite sheds light on an accounting discrepancy that’s the subject of an ongoing investigation. Formed through the April 2019 … of its executives, including CEO John Murphy, Chief Financial Officer Steven Rosenberg, Chief Human Resources Officer Catherine Frierson and board members Steven Landt and Mary Madden. Nuvance declined to comment through a spokesman. Diamond’s attorney …

Nuvance delays financial filings while it investigates overstatement | Modern Healthcare | 5/4/2020

… overstated the amount it was owed by patients by an estimated $75 million. The resulting health system, not-for-profit Nuvance Health, made the announcement in recent fillings with bondholders to explain the delay in … former CEO of WCHN, will remain the CEO of Nuvance. Steven Rosenberg, the former chief financial officer of WCHN, will remain CFO of Nuvance. The filing did not say whether Robert Friedberg, the former CEO …

John Murphy

Nuvance delays financial filings while it investigates overstatement | Modern Healthcare | 5/4/2020

… overstated the amount it was owed by patients by an estimated $75 million. The resulting health system, not-for-profit Nuvance Health, made the announcement in recent fillings with bondholders to explain the delay in … 857 million worth of debt. Nuvance’s February filing said Dr. John Murphy, the former CEO of WCHN, will remain the CEO of Nuvance. Steven Rosenberg, the former chief financial officer of WCHN, will remain CFO …

Nuvance delays financial filings while it investigates overstatement | Modern Healthcare | 5/4/2020

… overstated the amount it was owed by patients by an estimated $75 million. The resulting health system, not-for-profit Nuvance Health, made the announcement in recent fillings with bondholders to explain the delay in … 857 million worth of debt. Nuvance’s February filing said Dr. John Murphy, the former CEO of WCHN, will remain the CEO of Nuvance. Steven Rosenberg, the former chief financial officer of WCHN, will remain CFO …

Ned Lamont

Governor’s Update 3-30-20 | 4/1/2020

Governor’s Update 3-30-20 March 31, 2020 Governor Ned Lamont announced details on the latest collaboration to assist in the state’s coordinated response to the COVID-19 pandemic. He is appointing the CEOs of three of the largest hospital systems in Connecticut – Hartford HealthCare, Nuvance Health, and Yale New Haven Health – to serve as co-chairs of the Governor’s Health System Response Team. Also, he shared g ood news for small …

Governor’s Update 3-30-20 | 4/1/2020

Governor’s Update 3-30-20 March 31, 2020 Governor Ned Lamont announced details on the latest collaboration to assist in the state’s coordinated response to the COVID-19 pandemic. He is appointing the CEOs of three of the largest hospital systems in Connecticut – Hartford HealthCare, Nuvance Health, and Yale New Haven Health – to serve as co-chairs of the Governor’s Health System Response Team. Also, he shared g ood news for small …

Donald Trump

Leading virologist | NBC News | 3/7/2020

… Pennsylvania has announced its first cases. Johns Hopkins University announced that more than 100,000 people have been infected worldwide. President Donald Trump on Friday morning signed a $8.3 billion emergency spending package to combat the … 6, 2020 The two hospitals are both part of the Nuvance Health care system, NBC Connecticut reported. “Our multidisciplinary team across Nuvance Health is working closely together to ensure we are prepared for this quickly …

Postmates rolls out ‘no contact delivery’ option due to coronavirus | NBC News | 3/7/2020

… Pennsylvania has announced its first cases. Johns Hopkins University announced that more than 100,000 people have been infected worldwide. President Donald Trump on Friday morning signed a $8.3 billion emergency spending package to combat the … 6, 2020 The two hospitals are both part of the Nuvance Health care system, NBC Connecticut reported. “Our multidisciplinary team across Nuvance Health is working closely together to ensure we are prepared for this quickly …

Donald J. Trump

Coronavirus Connecticut: Positive cases of COVID-19 increase by more than 500 in CT | abc7ny.com | 3/7/2020

… the COVID-19 pandemic. He is appointing the CEOs of three of the largest hospital systems in Connecticut - Hartford HealthCare, Nuvance Health, and Yale New Haven Health - to serve as co-chairs of the Governor’s … to be administered by the Governors, in consultation with the…. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 29, 2020 Latest update on toll in Connecticut Lamont said there were 33 deaths so far in Connecticut, up six …

Coronavirus Connecticut: Gov. Ned Lamont predicts April will be ‘horrible month’ for COVID-19 cases | abc7ny.com | 3/7/2020

… the COVID-19 pandemic. He is appointing the CEOs of three of the largest hospital systems in Connecticut - Hartford HealthCare, Nuvance Health, and Yale New Haven Health - to serve as co-chairs of the Governor’s … to be administered by the Governors, in consultation with the…. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 29, 2020 Latest update on toll in Connecticut Lamont said there were 33 deaths so far in Connecticut, up six …

John Nelson

CareMount Health Solutions and Nuvance Health collaborate to expand population health management services in New York | PR Newswire | 2/5/2020

… N.Y. , Feb. 5, With the goals of improving healthcare quality and community wellness while reducing costs, the NY affiliate of Nuvance Health, a healthcare system with seven hospitals in New York and western Connecticut , and … Solutions Contact: Nuvance Health Contact: Donna Montalto/Gina D’Angelo-Mullen John Nelson CareMount Health Solutions Nuvance Health (914) 242-1209 (845) 554-1736 [email protected] [email protected] SOURCE CareMount Health Solutions, LLC Related Links https://www.caremounthealthsolutions.com …

Dr. John M. Murphy, President and CEO of Nuvance Health Named “Business Person of the Year” | PRWeb | 1/7/2020

Dr. John M. Murphy, President and CEO of Nuvance Health Named “Business Person of the Year” Share Article Dr. John M. Murphy, president and CEO of Nuvance Health, has been named the inaugural Business Person … Amy Forni, Manager, Public Relations (203) 739 7478 [email protected] John Nelson, Director, Public and Community Affairs O (845) 554 1736 [email protected] About Nuvance Health Nuvance Health is a family of award-winning nonprofit …

John M. Murphy

Murphy recognized as Business Person of the Year - The Hour | 1/8/2020

Dr. John M. Murphy, president and CEO of Nuvance Health, which serves the Greater New Milford area, has been named the inaugural Business Person of the Year by Westfair Business Publications. The recognition acknowledges his advocacy on behalf of the healthcare industry and patient care on the local, state, and national level. Westfair, the publisher for Fairfield County Business Journal, Westchester County Business Journal, and Hudson Valley Business Journal, noted …

Dr. John M. Murphy, President and CEO of Nuvance Health Named “Business Person of the Year” | 1/8/2020

Jan 8, 2020 - 5:40:18 AM Dr. John M. Murphy, President and CEO of Nuvance Health Named “Business Person of the Year” By Nuvance Health Buy the “As seen on” mug Dr. John M. Murphy at the CHA annual meeting (contributed photo) DANBURY, CT - Dr. John M. Murphy, president and CEO of Nuvance Health, has been named the inaugural Business Person of the Year by Westfair Business Publications for advocating on …

Andrea Rynn

Connecticut hospital known for suing patients to be investigated by state | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/22/2019

Nuvance Health — announced earlier this month that it was reviewing its debt-collection policies. And on Nov. 18, the hospital announced it was changing its policy, according to the newspaper. The hospital did not provide specifics to the newspaper, but spokesperson Andrea Rynn said: “Our collection practices have always been based on a desire to treat people fairly and at the same time recover money that is owed to us …

Connecticut hospital known for suing patients reviews its debt-collection policies | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/12/2019

Danbury (Conn.) Hospital is examining its debt-collection policies in response to a report showing that the nonprofit hospital is the state’s most litigious in suing patients, a hospital spokesperson told the Harvard Business Journal . Spokesperson Andrea Rynn told the media organization that the hospital — which is part of LaGrangeville, N.Y.- and Danbury-based Nuvance Health — provides care 24/7 to anyone, whether they can pay or not, and provided $13.3 …