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Final committee OK's Pelosi's Rx drug pricing bill

October 24, 2019


The House Ways & Means Committee on Tuesday voted 24-17 to approve House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's (D-Calif.) bill that aims to reduce prescription drug prices in the United States, sending the measure to the full House for a potential floor vote.

'The heartbeat of the hospital': Behind the viral photo of a nurse recovering from a hard day

October 24, 2019


When Laura McIntyre posted a Facebook tribute earlier this month to her twin sister Caty Nixon, a labor and delivery nurse, McIntyre did not expect the post to go viral—but the tribute has racked up over 219,000 likes and 129,000 shares.

An exclusive (but growing) club: The doctors with licenses in all 50 states

October 24, 2019


As demand for telemedicine grows, more doctors are seeking licenses in multiple states so they can tap into the technology to treat patients across state lines—and some are even getting licensed in all 50 states.

5 barriers to implementing home-based care (and how to overcome them)

October 24, 2019


Home-based care models provide "tremendous opportunities to improve care," but "there are significant risks and challenges to their broader adoption," write Pooja Chandrashekar, Sashi Moodley, and Sachin Jain in the Harvard Business Review, sharing five common challenges—and solutions—to implementing such programs.

Average premiums for silver-level exchange plans down 4% in 2020, CMS data shows

October 23, 2019


CMS on Tuesday announced that the average premium rate for the most commonly purchased silver-level health plans sold through the Affordable Care Act's federal exchange will be lower for the 2020 coverage year than they were for 2019.

The top hospitals for 16 specialties, according to Healthgrades

October 23, 2019


Healthgrades on Tuesday released its 2020 Specialty Excellence Awards, which recognize 1,007 hospitals that rank in the top 10% of hospitals nationwide for at least one of 16 specialty areas Healthgrades evaluated.

CVS, Kaiser, and more are teaming up with UPS for drone deliveries

October 23, 2019


The United Parcel Service on Monday announced it is expanding its drone medical supply delivery project to include AmerisourceBergen, CVS Pharmacy, Kaiser Permanente, and the University of Utah health system.

States are preparing for the ACA to be overturned. But Azar is urging officials 'to keep calm.'

October 23, 2019


Officials in some states are working on backup plans in case a federal appeals court strikes down the Affordable Care Act in a lawsuit challenging its constitutionality, but HHS Secretary Alex Azar says, until a final ruling is issued in the case, the Trump administration's current message "is to keep calm and carry on."

Cleveland Clinic and American Well are launching a big telehealth bet: 'The Clinic'

October 23, 2019


Cleveland Clinic and telehealth company American Well on Monday announced a partnership to provide comprehensive and high-acuity specialty telehealth consults with Cleveland Clinic specialists through a new platform called The Clinic.

Judge denies CMS' request to stay ruling striking down site-neutral payments

October 23, 2019


A federal judge on Monday denied CMS' request to modify and stay a prior ruling that struck down cuts to Medicare payment rates for off-campus hospital facilities.

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