The number in the corner of Upton Martin’s Medicare plan card from Humana Inc. changed twice over the past four years. He didn’t think anything of it, and his coverage didn’t seem different in any way.
Amazon is making another move in its courtship of lower-income shoppers, announcing a discount on its Amazon Prime monthly membership fee for recipients of Medicaid. The discount works out to 54 percent.
A sprawling merger of 13 hospitals aimed at creating a potent competitor to Partners HealthCare has cleared a key hurdle, with Massachusetts health officials saying the deal is likely to improve patient care.
Fighting disease and keeping the world healthy has put 134 people into the three-comma-club this year. Hailing from 23 countries, billionaires whose fortunes stem from the healthcare industry have a combined net worth of $60.2 billion, up from $54.9 billion last year,...