Richard Umbdenstock will end an eight-year run as president and CEO of the American Hospital Association, the nation's most powerful hospital trade group, at the end of 2015, the AHA confirmed Friday.
Some low-cost generic drugs that have helped restrain healthcare costs for decades are seeing unexpected price spikes of up to 8,000%, prompting a backlash from patients, pharmacists and now lawmakers.
Many healthcare stakeholders want more muscle from state insurance commissioners' efforts to help states police how health plans assemble and manage their provider networks.
In response to the immediate danger of Ebola, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued tightened guidance for personal protective equipment and related protocols. Its guidance addresses the specific risks of a single pathogen, but is only one precautionary step in the larger context of...
The lawsuit, filed against the secretaries of HHS and the U.S. Treasury, contests President Barack Obama's decision to waive the healthcare law's employer mandate and the penalties for failing to comply with it without first receiving Congressional approval for the change.
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Like most chief executives starting a new job, the new Texas Health Resources CEO had a plan. That went out the window when a man with Ebola arrived at one of his emergency rooms.
After losing a trial to the FTC, Idaho's largest health system made its case Wednesday to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
Kaiser Permanente is moving into the retail clinic business, teaming up with big-box retailer Target Corp. to open store-based locations in California that will use telemedicine to go beyond traditional in-store clinic services.
Ebola tests results came back negative for a patient at New York City's Bellevue Hospital who had traveled to the U.S. from the West African nation of Mali and was showing Ebola-related symptoms.