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Centers for Disease Control

Healthcare pros: Healthier population will lower costs
Oct 19 | Jeff Lagasse
Programs to improve health for employees focus on common-sense approaches such as quitting…
Kaiser pledges $1M for Puerto Rico relief
Sep 29 | Beth Jones Sanborn
California healthcare giant made identical pledge to International Medical Corps to help Mexico's earthquake recovery.
Anthem reduces opioid prescriptions
Aug 28 | Susan Morse
Anthem-affiliated health plans are limited to seven days for the initial prescription for short-acting opioids.
Aug 23 | Susan Morse
Interventions lead to fewer prescriptions, less opioid consumption by aggressively limiting opioid dose and duration of therapy at the…
Aug 07 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Included in the efforts are testing for deadly drug-resistant bacteria and a new…
Jul 13 | Susan Morse
Budget provides $3.5 billion for CMS administrative expenses, which is $219…
Jul 13 | Kaiser Health News
The pharmaceutical industry could see windfall profits from a little-noticed tweak to the insurance market tucked into…
Jul 07 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Physician Brenda Fitzgerald directed Georgia's 18 public health districts and more than…
Jul 07 | Emily Forman, Side Effects Public Media
Dr. Jerome Adams is an anesthesiologist who promoted needle-exchange programs in Indiana while…
Jun 29 | Charlotte Huff, Kaiser Health News
With the protections of ACA, doctors screened for diseases feeling confident it wouldn't affect insurability. Now,…

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