Healthcare investment reached $18 billion in Q2, setting new record
Jul 28 | Jeff Lagasse
There were close to 1,300 equity investments in healthcare companies during Q2, with tech ...
Mayo Clinic tops Best Hospitals list released by U.S. News & World report
Jul 28 | Jeff Lagasse
The rankings were determined in part by rating hospitals in 10 different procedures and ...
Providers support Value in Health Care Act that amends MACRA payment model
Jul 27 | Susan Morse
Among other provisions, the bill extends the 5% advanced APM bonus for an additional six ...
President Trump signs four executive orders to reduce drug prices, receives stakeholder criticism
Jul 27 |
The order reinstates a previously withdrawn rule mandating PBMs to ...
Proper implementation of chatbots in healthcare requires diligence
Jul 27 | Jeff Lagasse
Chatbots can either enhance the value of patient communications or cause confusion or even harm.
Doctors and hospitals are asking for $100 billion in next COVID-19 relief bill
Jul 27 | Jeff Lagasse
Industry groups said the funds are necessary to ensure that hospitals can continue to ...
Humana to send more than 1M at-home screening tests to members
Jul 24 |
Qualifying members will be able to identify if they have colon cancer at home and get tailored ...
Pandemic threatening high-yield healthcare liquidity
Jul 24 | Jeff Lagasse
A number of high-yield healthcare issuers have defaulted since the start of the crisis, and near-term credit ...
CMS reports a slight increase in effectuated enrollment for early 2020
Jul 24 |
It found that the number of consumers who enrolled, paid and had coverage increased by about ...
A decline in emergent hospitalizations was found at BIDMC during the early phase of COVID-19
Jul 24 | Jeff Lagasse
In March there was a 35% decrease in weekly hospitalizations and a 45% ...