Timothy Geithner

Capital ideas coming to the NIC conference

Capital ideas coming to the NIC conference

Providers seeking capital - and new funding options - will converge in Chicago this fall for the 23rd annual NIC National Conference.

New capital options to be unveiled at NIC conference

New capital options to be unveiled at NIC conference

Providers seeking capital — and new funding options — will converge in Chicago later this year for the 23rd annual NIC National Conference.

Medicare fund will be depleted by 2024, report finds

Medicare fund will be depleted by 2024, report finds

The annual Medicare Trustees report found that under current conditions, the Medicare hospital insurance trust fund will be exhausted by 2024, largely due to the bad economy. The same report, which was released Friday, projected that the Social Security trust fund also will be depleted by 2036, a year sooner than what was predicted last year.