May 14 | Susan Morse
Medicare Advantage insurer Clover paired its data and care management with YouScript's genomic testing…
Trumps wants drug companies to post prices in ads
May 11 | Susan Morse
Strategies include increased competition and negotiation with incentives to lower list prices and out-of-pocket costs, HHS Sec.…
May 10 | Susan Morse
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar's proposal would cut funding to the CDC and NIH, focus on opioid epidemic…
Partners in talks with Harvard Pilgrim
May 04 | Susan Morse
The move is to adapt to a changing healthcare environment as insurers and providers increasingly share financial risk, Partners…
Cigna, CVS Health CEOs bank on PBMs
May 03 | Susan Morse
Pharmacy benefit manager alignments will help control the big expense of prescription drugs, Cigna and Aetna…
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…