Tennessee's State House Republican Caucus Chairman Glen Casada, a staunch opponent of Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to extend health coverage to 200,000 low-income Tennesseans, on Friday decried what he called "dishonest scare tactics" by a conservative group running radio ads targeting GOP lawmakers.
Nearly two decades ago, Harvard Business School professor Clayton Christensen coined the phrase “disruptive innovation” to describe new technologies that transform industries by bringing simplicity and affordability to products and processes that are complicated and high cost. The signs...
President Obama has two options to flesh out healthcare spending priorities in his annual budget recommendations: Submit a status quo spending blueprint or propose new initiatives he knows Republicans will reject for the sake of shaping the healthcare debate in the 2016 presidential election.
Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin is like the dog that caught up to the car he was chasing. Now what?
Dr. Atul Butte, 45, will be director of the University of California at San Francisco's new Institute for Computational Health Sciences.
President Barack Obama used some of his State of the Union oratory to lay out a grand vision for “precision medicine” and announce an initiative to realize it.
Legislation that would eliminate Obamacare's mandate for most Americans to buy health insurance was introduced Wednesday by a pair of senators running the committees with the most influence over healthcare issues.
Ten years ago, President George W. Bush briefly mentioned electronic health records in a State of the Union address and the federal government is now in the midst of a multibillion dollar effort to promote the technology. Can the same thing happen with cybersecurity?
Republicans need to unite behind an alternative to Obamacare so they have a proposal ready if the U.S. Supreme Court rules that insurance subsidies in states that haven't established their own exchanges are invalid, Sen. Orrin Hatch told a gathering at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday.
While last year's State of the Union speech was clouded by the botched rollout of HealthCare.gov, the president is expected to confront the Republican-led Congress with the achievements of his signature healthcare law.
CMS Administrator Marilyn Tavenner's announcement last Friday that she's leaving the CMS at the end of February kicked off speculation on whom President Barack Obama will nominate to replace her.
Proposed federal legislation to repeal the medical-device tax has resurfaced with bipartisan support in both chambers of Congress. Republicans have signaled that repealing the 2.3% excise tax, a source of funding for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, is a top priority now that they...