Drugmaker Teva Pharmaceuticals will pay $1.2 billion to purchasers to settle allegations by the Federal Trade Commission that a company it acquired stalled generic versions of its popular sleep-disorder drug Provigil from entering the market. The settlement, which still must be approved by a judge,...
Medicare and Medicaid have dramatically altered American life and all facets of the U.S. healthcare industry. The programs are poised to change significantly in the years ahead. Explore our special coverage marking their 50th anniversary.
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
Antibiotic prescriptions were as frequent among doctors providing care through a telemedicine appointment as physicians who saw patients face-to-face, a new study found. But the types of antibiotics prescribed via telemedicine could increase antimicrobial resistance.
The U.S. Supreme Court case over the Affordable Care Act's subsidies will be decided in the next month, and the nation's largest health insurer remains guarded about how a ruling would affect the healthcare industry.
A skeptical federal judge grilled Obama administration lawyers Thursday over the House GOP's healthcare lawsuit, sounding unlikely to side with the president and dismiss the case.
Northwestern Memorial HealthCare, Chicago, has signed a letter of intent to affiliate with the two-hospital KishHealth System, DeKalb, Ill.
An 11-nation study of data loss across 16 industries finds healthcare breaches are the most expensive to remediate.
Before a controversial five-star rating system for dialysis facilities was released earlier this year, kidney-care groups across the nation seemed unified in their opposition to the system. But what a difference a day—or rather, the data—makes. It seems some providers were against it,...