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Majority of Americans say healthcare system is overdue for change
Dec 04 | Jeff Lagasse
CVS survey finds three out of five respondents say decisions made in healthcare put the bottom line ...
9M children in limbo as Congress debates CHIP funding
Dec 04 | Ashley Lopez, KUT and Selena Simmons-Duffin, NPR
Nearly 9 million children are insured through CHIP, which covers mostly working-class families. The program has ...
CVS Health to acquire Aetna for $69 billion
Dec 04 | Susan Morse
The integrated payer and pharma company represents direct competition to providers as the new organization aims to offer ...
Georgia hospital hit with $12.8 million penalty over alleged false claims, kickback allegations
Dec 01 | Beth Jones Sanborn
DOJ spokesperson said penalty could have been much higher if hospital ...
Optum Ventures is looking for startups that will make fundamental changes to healthcare system
Dec 01 | Susan Morse
New venture fund from the UnitedHealth Group subsidiary is more of a ...
Seema Verma promises CMS is focusing on interoperability, patient empowerment
Dec 01 | Jessica Davis
The CMS Administrator on Friday also opened up about her personal mission to give ...
FDA approves first breakthrough-designated test to detect extensive number of cancer biomarkers
Dec 01 | Susan Morse
CMS said it would cover the test to make the targeted therapy options ...
Cleveland Clinic posts 30% operating income drop in 3rd quarter
Dec 01 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The system's quarter closed with a $60 million reduction in net income to $227.6 million from ...
More doctors becoming nursing home specialists
Dec 01 | Jeff Lagasse
Study authors say clinicians who practice exclusively in a nursing home could improve patient outcomes, and reduce ...
Hospitals brace for end of individual mandate, tax exempt borrowing, in Senate tax bill
Dec 01 | Susan Morse
Non-profit health systems will be paying more to borrow money, expert says.

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