Voters rejected California's controversial drug price measure, putting an end to an expensive ballot initiative that sought to appeal to a public increasingly frustrated by high drug prices.
The New York-based ad agency, which focuses solely on healthcare, has been busy helping companies and organizations build brands and relationships, but it's also created groundbreaking social media platforms in-house for education and advocacy efforts.
The Los Angeles-based AIDS Healthcare Foundation circulated petitions to get an initiative on the Nov. 8 ballot that would cap what state agencies pay for drugs at the price negotiated by the VA. And polls suggest the proposal, Proposition 61, has a strong chance of winning.
The feds can strengthen the system with safeguards, but must avoid unintended devastating consequences for people who depend on charities. The agency has the opportunity to protect an entire class of low-income people with serious illnesses who depend on charitable assistance.
RxArt's simple mission is to help children heal through the power of art by taking their mind off their surroundings, even for just a little while.
In an interview with Modern Healthcare editor Merrill Goozner, Montefiore Health System CEO Dr. Steven Safyer discusses population health, reimbursement issues, accountable care and capitation.
The sequencing of the human genome represents the most significant breakthrough in healthcare over the past 40 years, according to Modern Healthcare readers.
Data Points for June 27/July 4, 2016, covered the following topics: The transgender population, prevalence of some diseases in the transgender population and lack of access to care for transgender people.
Patient advocates and providers hope their comments and stories will influence a controversial proposed overhaul of Ohio's Medicaid expansion.
The tax penalty and other measures designed to get younger, healthier people to sign up for individual plans on the ACA's insurance exchanges have not accomplished their mission of preventing adverse selection.
The sequencing of the human genome—an achievement that capped a 13-year, $3 billion international effort funded by the federal government—represents the most significant breakthrough in healthcare over the past 40 years, according to Modern Healthcare readers.
Hollywood bad boy Charlie Sheen was called a lot of things when he was making headlines for antics involving hookers and blow. Now he's being called something else entirely: public health promoter.