Hospitals in states that expanded their Medicaid programs last year saw a significant reduction in bad debt, but even providers in non-expansion states still improved their operating margins.
Experts at the nation's largest gathering of oncologists this week urged tough new approaches for reining in the skyrocketing cost of cancer drugs.
The number of people signed up and paying for coverage during the second enrollment period of the Affordable Care Act has exceeded goals set by HHS.
Many health insurers have asked insurance regulators for sizable premium increases next year, but final rates are likely to be much lower than the ones requested.
The CMS should evaluate the work of their Medicare administrative contractors to increase efficiency and improve quality, the GAO says in a new report.
A Republican-run House committee voted Tuesday to repeal a 2.3% tax on many medical devices that helps pay for President Barack Obama's healthcare overhaul.