blockchain in healthcare payer and providers
Sep 18 | Mike Miliard
By giving patients control over their data, the technology could enable better privacy protections, more efficiency and easier…
340B discount program
Sep 18 | Sarah Jane Tribble, Kaiser Health News
A seemingly minor detail about 340B discount program in ACA has left rural pharmacists struggling to keep medicines in stock.
Providers, payers benefit by sharing data
Sep 14 | Susan Morse
Insurers provide the broader view on claims while hospitals have the deeper information on patient care through…
Sep 13 | Sarah Jane Tribble, Kaiser Health News
The agency confirmed FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb's modernization plan is part of a larger effort to increase…
Sep 11 | Susan Morse
In Connecticut, exchange carriers have been asked to provide a supplemental rate filing that assumes CSRs will not be paid.
Sep 01 | Beth Jones Sanborn
McKesson is allowing Red Cross to use warehouse space in Corpus Christi as staging location for…
CVS Caremark suffers envelope information breach
Aug 31 | Susan Morse
Pharmacy benefit information was mailed to about 4,000 members of Ohio's AIDS Drug…
Aug 31 | Susan Morse
The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved acute lymphoblastic leukemia treatment Kymriah,…
Novartis leukemia drug cost
Aug 31 | Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News
Novartis officials said it is working with 20 hospitals to provide Kymriah within a month.
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.