FTC begins investigation of physician group mergers and orders insurers to share data
Jan 15 | Mallory Hackett
The data will be used in a study to assess how physician practice mergers and ...
Combination of drugs found to be effective in reducing COVID-19 recovery time
Jan 15 | Jeff Lagasse
There was also a difference in patient survival. The 28-day death rate was almost 3% ...
Updated with list: Majority of Next Generation ACOs earned shared savings
Jan 15 | Susan Morse
The National Association of ACOs is urging CMS to make program permanent.
CMS issues changes to Medicare Advantage and Part D meant to improve coverage, access
Jan 15 | Jeff Lagasse
The changes are effective in 2022 and may lower enrollee cost sharing on the ...
Blue Shield of California expands payment collaboration with Dignity Health 
Jan 15 | Susan Morse
Getting paid has become imperative during a time when both hospitals and patients may ...
CMS finalizes changes to marketplace, payment notice for 2022
Jan 14 | Jeff Lagasse
Goals include reducing consumer costs, accelerating innovation and clarifying program requirements.
Healthcare M&A's down in 2020 but analysts say COVID-19 is a catalyst for future deals
Jan 14 | Mallory Hackett
Forty-four percent of healthcare CFOs say the pandemic will drive an ...
HHS, Operation Warp Speed tout benefits of monoclonal antibody therapeutics for COVID-19
Jan 14 | Jeff Lagasse
HHS said greater understanding of the uses and potential benefits of these ...
Supreme Court rejects using telehealth for abortion
Jan 14 | Kat Jercich
Lower courts had blocked FDA in-person requirements for abortion medication last summer, finding them to be a ...
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas enters provider partnership to improve health outcomes
Jan 14 | Jeff Lagasse
With the new network, a provider will be able to search their community ...