Drug price forecast estimates 3.29% increase in hospital drug spending for 2021
Jul 29 | Jeff Lagasse
The top 10 COVID-19 medications have seen a combined spend increase of $200 million, ...
A large racial divide exists in the concern over ability to pay for COVID-19 treatment
Jul 29 | Jeff Lagasse
Nonwhite adults say they're either "extremely concerned" or ...
Pharma & biotech companies are in testing phase for a COVID-19 vaccine
Jul 29 | Susan Morse
Many Pfizer/BioNTech sites are in diverse communities that have been disproportionately ...
Humana invests $100M into Heal's house call and telehealth platform
Jul 29 | Dave Muoio, Mobihealth News
The strategic investment will help Heal expand its services into Chicago, Charlotte, Houston ...
CMS releases data showing COVID-19's impact on Medicare population
Jul 28 |
This data confirms the COVID-19 pandemic is disproportionately affecting racial and ethnic ...
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The order reinstates a previously withdrawn rule mandating PBMs to ...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.