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Web Exclusive: Milliman: Annual Healthcare Costs Doubled in Under Nine Years
In less than nine years healthcare costs have doubled for the average family of four covered by a preferred provider...
Web Exclusive: TX Children's hospitals face brunt of Medicaid cuts
When Steve Woerner, president/CEO of Driscoll Children's Hospital in Corpus Christi, looks at the budget state...
Web Exclusive: SC BlueCross: Rising premiums and pay
BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina, which has generated hundreds of millions of dollars in profits over the past...
Web Exclusive: 3 die in medical helicopter crash in Arkansas
A helicopter ambulance crashed early Tuesday amid the hills of central Arkansas, killing three crew members who were...
Web Exclusive: Q&A: NDM-1 superbugs
Experts have warned that a new type of drug-resistant superbug is emerging in UK hospitals.
Web Exclusive: View From the Top
Opening off-campus emergency departments can enable hospitals and health systems to improve quality of care while...
Web Exclusive: AMA Faces a Crossroads
The Florida Medical Association is considering a resolution to remove itself from the American Medical Association; a...
Web Exclusive: Should Physicians Be Reimbursed for Conversations With Patients?
Wendy Levinson, MD, chair of the department of medicine at the University of Toronto, says that doctors should be paid...
Web Exclusive: GE Healthcare ePrescribing Solution Approved in Ohio
GE Healthcare's ePrescribing solution, which uses fingerprint-scanning technology to verify a doctor's identity before...
Web Exclusive: Senators Ask CMS to Review Proposed Hospital Payment Decrease
In a letter sent to Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Don Berwick late last week, 52 senators...