The CMS is expected to issue final regulations soon that could significantly affect whether hospitals and doctors remain willing to participate in Medicare's accountable care program.
Medical device makers, facing reimbursement and sales pressure in the U.S., are looking to China for opportunities as globalization becomes a key part of their strategy.
A list of the largest publicly traded pharmaceutical companies, ranked by 2014 revenue reported to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and other sources. Source: Modern Healthcare reporting. Published May 25, 2015. p. 50
A new report calls for increasing the evidence base for what works in preventive health and incentivizing prevention and public-health measures. One expert says the call for financial analysis of these efforts should end “foolish economic arguments” about the costs of living longer.
Pittsburgh-based UPMC must continue to provide in-network services to members of Highmark's Medicare Advantage plans per the terms of an earlier agreement signed by the two feuding organizations, a Pennsylvania judge ruled Friday.
A Republican-appointed judge's comments Thursday suggest that it's possible the administration will have to fight a new high-stakes court battle to save another key affordable coverage feature of the law.
Healthcare expenses appear to have climbed at a healthy pace, backing previous calculations that the healthcare industry remains a force even during an otherwise lackluster quarter.
A prominent association of healthcare computer experts has a new set of recommendations to address challenges clinicians face as they're expected to do more with electronic health-record systems.
Before a controversial five-star rating system for dialysis facilities was released this year, kidney-care groups seemed unified in their opposition to the system. DaVita was against it until the ratings put the company's facilities in a positive light.