Health insurance price inflation increased more in April than it has in at least five years, according to a Modern Healthcare analysis of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' unadjusted monthly Consumer Price Index data.
Those with mental illness still face endless barriers to getting appropriate care. It’s time to push forward and translate the shift in attitudes into increased investments in research and treatment—the same way the cancer community did over 60 years ago.
The nation's safety net is once again staring down a severe cut to Medicaid disproportionate-share hospital funding. This time, hospitals and their vulnerable patients face a $4 billion cut that would slash one-third of the program's funding in a year.