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MuniNet Guide provides extensive information concerning healthcare; including life care, hospitals and healthcare systems. Life care information includes services and programs for home health care, retirement communities, assisted living and eldercare. Nationwide hospitals and health systems are provided as a listing of individual website links.

Medicaid Spending Trends

(Kaiser Family Foundation)

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On the Margin:


  • Notes for April 22 2016 hospital slideFirst full year of ACA implementation in 2015 showing positive impact on most hospitals operating margin based on early audit results.
  • Poised to show highest operating margins for hospitals since 2005.

Top Picks
The following featured links are approved by MuniNet as exceptional online resources offering up-to-date information on topics that matter
  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

    Produces evidence to improve healthcare, and works within the U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services to make sure that the evidence is understood and used.

  • American Hospital Association (AHA)

    Professional organization representing interests of hospitals, health systems and health care providers committed to health improvement. 

  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services(CMS, formerly the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA).

  • Healthgrades.com

    Site provides objective ratings and profiles of health care providers, including hospitals, physicians and nursing homes.

  • Medicare.gov

    The official federal government website for Medicare, managed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.

  • Modern Healthcare

    Healthcare industry source for business and policy news, research and searchable database, as well as events, trends and job listings.

  • National Assoc. of County & City Health Officials

    NACCHO is a leader, partner, catalyst, and voice in health, equity and security, representing 2,800 local public health agencies across the U.S.

  • Rural Assistance Center (RAC)

    Health and human services information portal for accessing quality healthcare programs, funding, and research to rural communities and residents.

  • U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS)

    Nation’s principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, including Centers for Medicare & Medicaid.

  • U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals

    Annual ranking of nearly 5,000 hospitals in 16 adult and 10 pediatric specialties, according to common and complex care and region.