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Modern Healthcare A.M. will not be published Thursday, Nov. 26, and Friday, Nov. 27, because of the Thanksgiving holiday. It will resume publication on Monday, Nov. 30.
HHS' partnership with OptumLabs will build the momentum behind using big data to lower the cost and raise the quality of healthcare. But it also highlights the divide between the masters at using sophisticated analytics and those just now learning.
A Wall Street Journal interview with South Dakota Sen. John Thune focusing on his criticisms of the Affordable Care Act raises doubts about how closely Thune, the third-ranking Senate Republican, follows healthcare developments.
Federal prosecutors announced charges Tuesday against a former hospital CFO, two surgeons and two other defendants in a kickback scheme involving nearly $600 million in fraudulent claims for spinal surgeries in Southern California.
After a ruling that the bill could not be passed through the reconciliation process, senators are scrambling to find another way to get the legislation before the president, who would veto it.
The Democratic presidential candidate laid out his health policy plan Tuesday in an effort to energize his struggling campaign.
NYC Health and Hospitals has named Plachikkat Anantharam to succeed Marlene Zurack as the system's chief financial officer.
Mark Newton will soon step down as president and CEO of Chicago's Swedish Covenant Hospital after leading the hospital for over 15 years. Chief Operating Officer Anthony Guaccio will replace him.
New York City will spend about $850 million over the next four years to improve mental-health services and expand access to care. The figure includes $305 million in new city spending on behavioral health.
Mississippi, which often leads the nation in its obesity rate, is proposing to pay for Medicaid beneficiaries' bariatric surgeries, according to state officials.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration expects to release new guidance on a form of birth control that has been linked to more than 15,000 adverse events, including at least a dozen deaths, by the end of February.