Senate committee members worry about privacy in employee engagement programs, Merck lays off 1800 sales employees, and pollution kills.
Athenahealth had a tough third quarter as providers stepped back from the electronic health record vendor's products, sparking an "organizational redesign" with nearly 400 employees laid off.
Sens. Lamar Alexander's and Patty Murray's bill to resume paying cost-sharing subsidies to insurers has support from all 48 Democratic and independent senators, as well as 24 total co-sponsors from both parties. But its fate remains unclear as some Republicans seek changes that could threaten...
While hoping for a solution to address the individual market, executives gathered at Modern Healthcare's Leadership Symposium are skeptical that lawmakers will act.
A new analysis suggests hospitals should pay more attention to reducing adverse events related to the use of opioids among inpatients.
The Salt Lake City-based integrated health system is replacing its geographically defined administrative regions with a systemwide structure made up of community care and specialty care groups to better align internally to deliver more efficient and effective care, CEO Marc Harrison said.
The CMS has kickstarted an experiment to determine if MACRA will lead to reduced Medicare spending.
The CMS may have overcorrected when it honored some hospitals' requests to cancel mandatory cardiac pay models. The move means hospitals that were ready to embrace the models could be out millions of dollars.
Consumerism is changing marketing in healthcare by putting the focus on individuals.
Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore has implemented an electronic tool in its EHR that assists nurses with the triage of patients in the emergency department.
A push by the Trump administration to decrease the number of undocumented people in the U.S. could stop illegal immigrant parents from enrolling their American children into healthcare coverage.
Athenahealth is shrinking its workforce by 9%, or more than 400 employees, as part of an "organizational redesign" to simplify the cloud-based EHR vendor's structure.