Bill Leaver will retire as CEO of UnityPoint Health in January 2016. Kevin Vermeer, the system's chief strategy officer, will become the next top executive.
During oral arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday in King v. Burwell, Justice Samuel Alito suggested what he deemed a relatively simple fix to the problem of states without their own exchanges losing premium subsidies. But the solution is not as simple as he portrays it.
AbbVie will spend about $21 billion to buy fellow drugmaker Pharmacyclics and add another major revenue producer to a portfolio that already includes the world's top-selling drug.
Lawmakers in Utah's House of Representatives rejected Gov. Gary Herbert's Medicaid plan on Wednesday night and instead pushed forward their own alternative proposal to help some of the state's poor get health insurance.
St. Luke's Health System in Idaho won't be forced to give up its recently acquired physician group just yet, a federal appeals court decided Wednesday.
Hospitals are just beginning to hash out contingency plans as the waiting begins for the U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether to end insurance subsidies in most of the country.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday advised health providers not to cancel surgical procedures involving the use of medical endoscopes.