Population Health

cancer patient
Dec 30, 2015 | Jeff Lagasse
A nonprofit specializing in financial assistance for underinsured Americans has opened a new fund to…
Dec 28, 2015 | Jeff Lagasse
The neurostimulation devices market was valued at more than $5 billion globally in 2014, and that number is only expected to grow, with…
doctor patient
Dec 28, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
Men are getting more screening colonoscopies since the health law reduced how much Medicare beneficiaries pay out of…
Dec 23, 2015 | Susan Morse
Close to 6 million people selected plans through, a marked increase over last year when an…
Dec 23, 2015 | Beth Jones Sanborn
WellCare Health Plans, Inc., a managed care service provider for government-sponsored healthcare programs, is…
doctor patient
Dec 22, 2015 | Jeff Lagasse
Hospitals in Pennsylvania have saved close to $700 million in last few years by cutting down on readmission…
Dec 22, 2015 | Susan Morse
UnitedHealth Group subsidiary Optum will buy the administrative support services for ProHealth Physicians, one of…
Dec 22, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
Despite advice to shop around before selecting a plan, consumers may find that getting answers about drug…
Colorado State Capitol
Dec 21, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
The group ColoradoCareYES gathered enough signatures -- more than 100,000 -- to put a single-payer health system on the ballot next fall.
medical school
Dec 21, 2015 | Kaiser Health News
Thursday's announcement by Kaiser Permanente that it plans to open its own medical school in Southern California has attracted a…