Pharmaceutical executives took a verbal beating, but didn't concede much in a high-profile testimony before the Senate Finance Committee.
Even though hospitals' Medicare margins continued to decline in 2017, their total all-payer margins climbed to a near-high level, preliminary data from the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission shows.
The Louisiana Department of Health issued a request for proposals on Monday for managed-care companies hoping to serve the state's more than 1.5 million Medicaid members starting in 2020.
Ambitious new bill from GOP Rep. Bruce Westerman aims to tackle costs along with an Obamacare market overhaul.
Veteran healthcare industry executives have launched Nashville, Tenn.-based ReVIDA Recovery Centers, a network of outpatient centers focused on treating opioid use disorder through a combination of medication and behavioral therapy.
Dr. David Shulkin, whose departure from the VA was announced through Twitter this past spring, will be chief innovation officer at Sanford Health in South Dakota.
Anthem officials told a judge on Monday that their counterparts at Cigna sabotaged the $48.9 billion merger deal, even refusing to divest business lines that would have won them approval by regulators.
The CMS pays millions of dollars a year to nursing homes for taking care of older adults who do not qualify for coverage, according to an investigation by HHS' inspector general.
White House budget officials are weighing draft regulations to shape the VA's new, streamlined community care program that is poised to bring billions into private hospitals and clinics.