Healthcare Economics & Policy

The current environment for clinicians is “a tough time,” according to Donald Berwick, MD, MPP,…
The completion of the $67 billion merger between health insurer Cigna and Express Scripts has been…
In another sign that the cost of healthcare is too high, one hospital system based in Grand Rapids…
CVS Health received the final approval for its $69 billion merger with the nation’s third-largest…
Health insurers are using new methods to monitor consumers enrolled in their plans, as one person…
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and U.S. Representative Ro Khanna (D-Calif.) are planning to…
While the $69 billion merger between CVS Health and Aetna has moved through the regulatory review…
Chief financial officers are dealing with a relatively new problem: having too much data available…
LifePoint Health, a healthcare services company based in Tennessee, and RCCH HealthCare Partners…
Medicare fee-for-service improper payments dropped to their lowest level since 2010 this year, CMS…
Drug manufacturer Pfizer announced it would raise the prices of 41 drugs in January 2019, The Wall…
Not-for-profit hospitals may have already reached their financial peak, according to an analysis…