It has been widely speculated that the reason the United States outspends other countries on health care is because it does not invest enough in social services, but a study published last week in Health Affairs debunks that theory.
HHS on Wednesday appealed a federal judge's ruling that struck down a final rule that would require drugmakers to disclose their products' list prices in consumer-directed television advertisements.
Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy (R) on Monday vetoed $50 million in state Medicaid spending, $27 million in adult dental benefits, and more from the state Legislature's fiscal year 2020 operating budget, which hospitals in the state say will significantly cut Medicaid payments.
Caitlin Hillyard was petting a cat in her neighborhood when the cat bit her wrist, which resulted in difficulties seeking treatment and more than $26,000 in health care bills.
On television, when providers rush to administer CPR to a patient, they are almost always successful, but in real life, cardiac arrest often is more deadly.