The National Coalition on Health Care—a group of unions, health funds, providers and other organizations—on Tuesday urged lawmakers to renew federal funding so community health centers aren't forced to close.
Dr. Jennifer Hauler, an osteopathic physician, was juggling several leadership roles in 2014 when she decided to get an MBA.
Dr. Eric Esrailian can now make a glamorous addition to his CV: movie producer. The UCLA gastroenterologist played a major role in bring to the screen the “The Promise,” a historical drama about the Armenian genocide starring Christian Bale and Oscar Isaac.
Bundled payments are fraught with surprises and challenges, but adopting a value-based payment mindset can have far reaching benefits to patients, physicians and hospitals.
The Trump administration's recent immigration actions may cause uncertainty for some international medical graduates seeking residency, in addition to medical professionals seeking fellowships or employment in the U.S.
Hospitals and physician groups across the country are beefing up merit pay for quality and patient satisfaction in their physician compensation plans. But Geisinger Health System is doing something radically different.
Rookie doctors can work up to 24 hours straight under new work limits taking effect this summer — a move supporters say will enhance training and foes maintain will do just the opposite.
In a first-of-its-kind decision, a federal appellate court ruled hospitals with residency programs can be sued under Title IX if they fail to protect residents from gender discrimination.
A federal jury has convicted a 79-year-old New Jersey doctor of accepting kickbacks as part of a long-running, $200 million bribes-for-test referrals scheme run by a New Jersey blood testing lab.
Post-merger Envision sees better growth opportunities in physician staffing, so it is considering the sale of its once-sacrosanct medical transportation business.
Teladoc's net loss spiked in the third quarter of 2016, during which the company made a $125 million acquisition of HealthiestYou.
Each year 18,000 to 19,000 students graduate from medical school — most of them with a disturbing sum of debt. In fact, the average medical school debt balance is now $189,165, according to the Association of American Medical Colleges.