Category: Healthcare

May 16
External Reference Drug Pricing Could Save Medicare Tens of Billions

A new study by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health…

May 15
For-Profit Dialysis Provider Charges Private Insurers 4 Times More Than Government Payers

Private insurers covering people receiving treatment for dialysis paid four times more…

Apr 29
Opioid Epidemic May Have Cost US Governments $37.8 Billion in Tax Revenue

The United States is one of only eight countries in the world where decreases in child…

Apr 26
Study Links Insurance Coverage to Access to Hospital Care

Compared to privately insured patients, individuals who lack insurance or use Medicaid…

Apr 22
A Viable Alternative to Medicare-For-All?

Medicare-for-all, a solution that would bring United States healthcare policies more…

Apr 19
Medical Guidelines May Be Biased, Overly Aggressive in US

Dr. Sunita Sah practiced general medicine for several years in the United…

Apr 17
Potential Fix for Hospital Star Rating Program

Allowing for more quality measures in the federal government’s Quality Star…

Apr 15
Repeat Heart Attack and Early Death Linked to Hospitals with Low Care Scores

Heart attack patients treated at hospitals with low care scores are at greater risk…

Apr 03
Access and Utilization of Dental Services for Medicaid Children 2013-2015

At the 47th Annual Meeting of the American Association for Dental Research (AADR),…

Mar 29
Innovative Model Improves Access to Life-Saving Stroke Care

Training interventional radiologists to perform endovascular thrombectomies results in…