Capital Finance

Obesity costs differ by state
Feb 12 | Jeff Lagasse
Nationally, medical expenditures earmarked for obesity and related ailments rose 29 percent from 2001 to 2015.…
Home hospital pilot cuts cost and utilization
Feb 09 | Jeff Lagasse
The average direct cost for acute care episodes for home patients was about half of the cost of the…
Health 2.0
Feb 07 | Bernie Monegain
Event connecting pharma, hospitals and payers with tech companies will be at this year's health IT conference for the first time.
Health IT investment
Jan 26 | Susan Morse
Health IT investment shattered prior records and IT M&A and valuations were at all-time highs, according to Healthcare Growth Partners…
Premier consolidating hospitals to save costs
Jan 23 | Jeff Lagasse
The two hospitals located within five miles of each other have been operating at half capacity.…
2 Boston hospitals score millions in donations
Jan 22 | Jeff Lagasse
New facilities will bring together researchers and clinicians, add surgical space.
selling medical devices
Jan 17 | Bill Siwicki
The online marketplace includes devices, pharmaceuticals, capital equipment and supplies to help…
health IT funding
Jan 17 | Mike Miliard
Health IT funding set a record in 2017 with AI and predictive analytics as top tech funded, with patient engagement, telehealth and…
Arkansas Children’s set to open new pediatric center
Jan 16 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The new facility will be "right-sized" for pediatric services, officials say.
Healthcare costs pumping up inflation
Jan 15 | Jeff Lagasse
Meanwhile, prescription drug prices jumped 1 percent after a 0.6 percent rise late last year.