Public comments end this week for HHS' controversial draft rule that would require Medicare and Medicaid providers to create standards and procedures to protect their employees' religious and moral beliefs.
For much of his career, Dr. Donald Berwick has challenged executives and clinicians to address the industry's shortcomings. Now, the former head of the CMS is asking physicians to become more active in addressing social and public policy issues that impact patients.
As thousands rally in the nation's capital and around the country this weekend to protest for tougher gun control laws, a delegation from one of the country's largest public health systems will ask lawmakers to create policies to end gun violence.
As states' hopes for CSR and reinsurance funding collapsed this week in Congress, officials and legislators are racing to rein in individual market premiums for 2019.
John Bardis announced he is departing as HHS assistant secretary for administration effective April 5.
The House is considering a bill that would roll back the enhanced HIPAA protections now given to substance use disorder patients, re-opening a debate that pits providers against patient advocates concerned about stigma and privacy.
A list of common billing codes do little to ensure patients are getting quality care, doctors told the CMS during a call Wednesday.
As Congress allocates an additional $1 billion in state grants to combat the opioid epidemic, House lawmakers pressed officials on where the last round of grants have gone.
A peek at who got a piece of the $1.3 trillion two-year omnibus spending bill.
Leading HIV/AIDS researcher Dr. Robert Redfield was named Wednesday to become the next director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Stabilization talks fall apart ahead of congressional leaders' $1.3 trillion spending deal, leaving insurers disappointed.
An attempt to get long-stalled reforms to VA Choice in the spending omnibus bill broke down due to opposition from House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, putting on hold legislation that would substantially open up private care to veterans.