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…
Why physicians need Rx price transparency
Apr 20 | Jeff Lagasse
The survey affirmed that interoperable networks are critically important when it comes to giving healthcare providers access to…
Comcast partners with Independence Health
Apr 20 | Jessica Davis
Companies say the cross-sector partnership will create open source platform that it hopes other tech companies will…
Senate committee tackles Medicaid, Medicare policy on opioid use
Apr 19 | Susan Morse
Bipartisan bill is expected after questions are answered by April 26 deadline; Senate HELP committee…
Vaccines are cheaper at pharmacies
Apr 18 | Jeff Lagasse
The move would also make sense from a population health standpoint, since many…
Study: Where hospitals are investing in 2018
Apr 17 | Tom Sullivan
With bold projections that we are on the cusp of the biggest IT spending growth in a…
Pharma suppliers stock surges as Amazon backs off hospital plan
Apr 16 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Suppliers such as McKesson, Cardinal Health and drug store chains including CVS and Walgreens…
AMA unveils Alternative payment model for opioid use disorder
Apr 16 | Susan Morse
American Medical Association and the American Society of Addiction Medicine are preparing to pilot test a model…