PayerMedicare Advantage's Rapid Growth is Facing Few Obstacles for Stalling Out
The private program has been unencumbered in its take-off and it's unclear how much upcoming CMS regulations will challenge that.
Clinical CareHow Nova Scotia's unprecedented wildfires will affect the healthcare system
Wildfires in Nova Scotia will put even more pressure on an already strapped healthcare system, said Laurette Geldenhuys, a pathologist...
TelehealthArizona OKs Telemedicine Care for Pets
The state is one of the first to fully sanction veterinary telemedicine, a growing trend since the pandemic that has...
TelehealthNorthwell Direct Lands Telehealth Contract for U.S. State Dept.
Northwell specialists will also provide support for DOS pre-deployment medical clearances and clinical case reviews.
PayerUHC's Alternative Proposal to Prior Authorization Policy Rejected by GI Docs
The two sides remain apart as the payer's prior authorization mandate is set to begin on June 1.
TechnologyNew Program Gives Texas Students Access to Virtual Behavioral Health Services
A partnership between the University of Texas and telehealth provider MDLIVE will give roughly 11,200 students between 10 and 18...
TelehealthBipartisan U.S. House Bill Aims to Protect Rural Telehealth
The bill would permanently expand telehealth services that were adopted during the coronavirus pandemic.
TechnologySouth Carolina Launches Program to Advance AI in Healthcare
The collaborative, funded by the National Science Foundation, brings together close to a dozen colleges and universities to focus on...
PayerThe Exec: Bolstering Value-Based Primary Care with Blue Cross' Ashley Yeats
The vice president of medical operations speaks on the health plan's addition of three physician groups participating in its value-based...
InnovationNYC Program Helping Expectant Mothers Gets $2M to Expand Reach
The grant from the Helmsley Charitable Trust will help NYC Health + Hospitals' innovative HoPE program expand its reach to...
StrategyAbortion Bans Are Driving Off Doctors and Closing Clinics, Putting Basic Healthcare at Risk
FinanceThe Exec: HSS CFO Stacey Malakoff on Retail Disruption in Healthcare
Corporate giants like CVS and Amazon are getting into healthcare, what does this mean for traditional providers?