Federal court sides with CVS Health/Aetna on their merger
Sep 04 | Susan Morse
Arguments against the merger were insufficient to undermine the settlement agreement reached by the ...
Trump administration announces $1.8 billion in funding to states to combat opioid crisis
Sep 04 | Susan Morse
Drug overdose deaths dropped by 5% from 2017 to 2018 and deaths from opioids ...
Priority Health, Total Health Care signal intent to merge
Sep 04 | Jeff Lagasse
The transaction is expected to be complete in early 2020 following approval by Total Health Care members ...
Walmart launches standalone health clinic in Georgia
Sep 04 | Susan Morse
Walmart and Walgreens are among pharmacies in new Clearinghouse Model to eliminate drug price variability and ...
Smaller, nonprofit hospitals led a turnaround in margins, says Fitch
Sep 04 | Jeff Lagasse
Following two years of falling margins, the trend has reversed course, with median margins ...
New alliance negotiates with health plans to address the social determinants of health
Sep 04 | Susan Morse
First-of-its-kind partnership uses IT to connect patients to social service ...
Cancer drugs account for 27% of all new drug approvals in the U.S., says Tufts
Sep 03 | Jeff Lagasse
From 1980 through 2018, the FDA approved a total of 126 cancer drugs to treat solid ...
Hospitals see solid July financial performance thanks to increased volumes
Sep 03 | Jeff Lagasse
These improvements don't necessarily translate to sufficient margins, however, as ...
Boston University SPH and Sharecare launch well-being index looking at impact of environment on health
Sep 02 | Susan Morse
The Community Well-Being Index will show how the environment ...