Darcy Burthay has been promoted to president and CEO of Providence Health System in Washington, D.C., an Ascension Health subsidiary.
Clinical trial recruitment has long been one of the most challenging areas of drug development, and finding patients for these trials has become only more complex as the medical field gains a greater understanding of cancer pathways and genomics.
The migration of lucrative joint-replacement surgeries to outpatient settings will cause friction between surgeons and hospitals, and it raises questions about the premise of Medicare's new bundled-payment initiative for hospital-based procedures.
Shortly after Anja Busse was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes, the 11-year-old reached out to Mattel, the parent company of the American Girl dolls, with an idea.
A U.S. Senate committee probe of healthcare problems at the Tomah Veterans Affairs Medical Center in western Wisconsin has turned up "systemic failures" in an inspector general's review of the facility.
Ascension Wisconsin, the state's second-largest health system, will undergo a restructuring following its acquisition of three major healthcare systems in the past few years.
Ascension Wisconsin, a subsidiary of the nation's largest not-for-profit hospital system, will reorganize after taking over three major healthcare systems in the state.
Dr. Daniel DeBehnke has been named CEO of the Omaha-based Nebraska Medicine system. He succeeds interim CEO Rosanna Morris and interim President Dr. Bradley Britigan.
Kevin Donovan was named president and CEO of Laconia, N.H.-based LRGHealthcare, effective mid-June. He takes the helm from former CEO Seth Warren, who stepped down in March.
A new analysis of hospital finances offers fresh fodder in the debate over the role that hospital consolidation and prices play in the growth of U.S. healthcare costs.
Froedtert Health is showing support and faith in the Avia Innovator Network by investing equity and joining its board of directors.
Price and utilization are the two basic components of the nation's healthcare tab, and wild differences in prices for common medical procedures appear to be driving it up.