NantHealth's net loss more than doubled in the third quarter of 2018 as the company struggles to get reimbursed for genetic cancer tests.
For the third straight quarter since Athenahealth began reporting quarterly bookings, the company booked less business than it did during the same period the year before.
The not-for-profit University Physician Group, the Wayne State University School of Medicine's faculty practice, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization and is seeking to get out of leases in suburban locations to concentrate on downtown Detroit.
Insurer and hospital stocks are trading higher in the wake of the midterm elections, in which Democrats won the majority of seats in the House of Representatives and several states passed ballot initiatives to expand Medicaid.
Stanson Health, which was founded by Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and Dr. Scott Weingarten, provides software that feeds real-time clinical data into electronic health records to guide the most appropriate care.
Tenet Healthcare Corp. CEO Ron Rittenmeyer described the company's hospital segment growth as "not acceptable," as its executives worked to convince analysts and investors that it will revive the segment.
Polls leading into Tuesday's midterm elections rank healthcare as one the top—if not the—top issue on voters' minds, alongside the economy and immigration.
New members, weak equity market contribute to a drop in Kaiser's profit to $884 million in the third quarter.
Low medical costs and commercial customer growth helped boost Cigna Corp.'s bottom line in the third quarter of 2018.
National health insurer Anthem continued its streak of higher quarterly profit in the third quarter of 2018 as it grew Medicare Advantage membership, raised premiums to cover medical costs and spent less money on claims.
Health insurer Aetna recorded higher revenue and net income in the third quarter of 2018 after adding more Medicare Advantage members.
HCA Healthcare grew its revenue more than 7% year over year during the third quarter of 2018, and the hospital chain marked its 18th consecutive month of same-facility admissions growth.