News & Updates

Date Title
December 31, 2012 Swanson: Ban temporary utility rate hikes
December 12, 2012 20 People Who Make Healthcare Better
December 12, 2012 Minn. AG reaches settlement with big debt buyer
November 30, 2012 Minnesota attorney general wants deeper background checks on guardians
July 31, 2012 Accretive Health Settles
July 31, 2012 Accretive banned from Minnesota for at least 2 years, to pay $2.5M
July 30, 2012 Medical Debt Collector to Settle Suit for $2.5 Million
July 19, 2012 PUC kills CenterPoint Energy pilot program for natural gas
May 31, 2012 Patients lose when care isn't top goal
May 25, 2012 Hospital CEO Will Depart --- Ex-Client of Accretive Health Won't Renew Chief's Contract
May 18, 2012 Nearly half of Centerpoint Energy customers to get refund credits
May 9, 2012 Swanson, Emanuel clash on Accretive: The Chicago mayor asks Minnesota to back off probe
May 7, 2012 Despite Chicago mayor's intervention, Minnesota AG says she won't back off Accretive probe
May 5, 2012 Fairview lost sight of its core values: Bill collection must hew to institutional principles.
April 29, 2012 Even in the ER, bill collectors: Patients describe aggressive tactics they encountered at Fairview hospitals
April 28, 2012 Fairview execs had links with Accretive: Debt collection company under fire for harsh tactics with patients
April 28, 2012 July theft of computer with Fairview patient data wasn't the first, Minnesota AG says
April 27, 2012 Sick? Ante up; Our view; St. Louis health firm can help close hospital boiler rooms
April 27, 2012 Fairview boss apologizes for criticized billing tactics
April 26, 2012 In Congress, a Move to Look Into a Medical Debt Collector