Aetna income up on Medicare Advantage
May 01 | Susan Morse
The insurer signed up 250,000 new Medicare Advantage members during the first quarter.
How two hospitals went from F to A on Leapfrog safety grades
Apr 30 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Arrowhead Regional and Daviess Community Hospital both went from rock bottom to top of the…
AHA, AARP to pharma: Enough marketing, it’s time to cut drug costs
Apr 25 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Hospitals are doing their part in cost control by streamlining care, cutting readmissions, adopting new…
Senate health committee advances opioid bill
Apr 24 | Susan Morse
HELP Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander said he would ask Senate leaders to consider the bill this summer.
Harvard Pilgrim, AstraZeneca ink outcomes-based Symbicort contract.
Apr 23 | Susan Morse
The deal marks Harvard Pilgrim's third such contract aligning medication payments…
Why physicians need Rx price transparency
Apr 20 | Jeff Lagasse
The survey affirmed that interoperable networks are critically important when it comes to giving healthcare providers access to…
Comcast partners with Independence Health
Apr 20 | Jessica Davis
Companies say the cross-sector partnership will create open source platform that it hopes other tech companies will…
Senate committee tackles Medicaid, Medicare policy on opioid use
Apr 19 | Susan Morse
Bipartisan bill is expected after questions are answered by April 26 deadline; Senate HELP committee…
Vaccines are cheaper at pharmacies
Apr 18 | Jeff Lagasse
The move would also make sense from a population health standpoint, since many…
Study: Where hospitals are investing in 2018
Apr 17 | Tom Sullivan
With bold projections that we are on the cusp of the biggest IT spending growth in a…