States that rely on HealthCare.gov are still struggling to enroll people deemed eligible for Medicaid, according to a Kaiser Family Foundation survey of Medicaid agencies.
The Obama administration may have disappointed states banking on an Affordable Care Act provision that would allow them to duck many of the law's federal mandates by finding homegrown ways to meet its coverage goals.
Wisconsin is known for its dairy farms and rolling hills. But some healthcare experts call it a trailblazer.
Maryjane Wurth has been named chief strategy and relationship officer at the American Hospital Association, as well as president and CEO of Health Forum, the AHA's business-development arm.
CareOregon CEO Patrick Curran announced Thursday that he has stepped down as the head of the not-for-profit health plan. Chief Network Officer Scott Clement will act as interim CEO.
Physician-owned distributorships (PODs) have been a recent focus of inquiry, litigation and regulation, and now the Senate Finance Committee will take up the issue.
During the 2016 open enrollment for Affordable Care Act plans, exchange shoppers generally will see premium increases, though they vary sharply by plan and by market.
Health officials expect the number of people sickened by an E. coli outbreak linked to Chipotle restaurants in Washington state and Oregon to grow while they investigate the cause of the infection.
The CMS will pay physicians to help Medicare patients plan the type of care they want at the end of life, an idea that touched off the “death panel” controversy six years ago, but which has since gained broader acceptance.
The average premium rate hikes for popular health insurance plans sold on HealthCare.gov for 2016 will be steeper than last year.
Data Points for the week of Oct. 19, 2015, covered the following topics: Gun violence, mass shootings, costs of gun violence, firearm deaths
For three decades, participants in the Modern Healthcare Design Awards have sought to advance the concept of a healing environment. This year, the 30th annual contest saw a coming together of efforts to refine that concept while integrating the sometimes-conflicting principles of value-based design.