StrategyHealthcare Stakeholders React to Verdict in George Floyd Case
America's Essential Hospitals issued a statement about how the case could provide an opportunity to address "health disparities and barriers...
StrategyUVA Health Will Wipe Out Tens of Thousands of Lawsuits Against Patients
The decision to wipe out liens that can drain home equity years after a hospital visit is extremely rare.
StrategyShe Can't Sue Her Doctor Over Her Baby's Death. When She Spoke Out, She Was Silenced Again.
Ruth Jacques, distraught over the fatal injuries her son suffered during childbirth, couldn't sue her doctor because of an obscure...
StrategyWhen Births Go Horribly Wrong, Florida Protects Doctors and Forces Families to Pay the Price
A Florida program designed to reduce doctors' malpractice bills strips families of their right to sue, offering instead a one-time...
Strategy'Incredibly Concerning' Lawsuit Threatens No-Charge Preventive Care for Millions
A federal judge has ruled that plaintiffs challenging the ACA's first-dollar coverage mandate for preventive services have legal standing.
StrategyMedicare Recovered $1B in Fraud in FY20
Medicare Fraud Control Units recovered $3.36 for every $1 spent investigating fraud.
Clinical CareN.Y. Physician Charged With Second-degree Murder for Opioid Prescribing Practices
According to the grand jury indictment, Blatti met with patients in his car and prescribed medications without a medical examination...
StrategyHours After an Employee Accused Him of Sexual Misconduct, Prominent Alaska Executive Resigns
The head of Alaska?s leading tribal health organization has stepped down after a former assistant accused him of "forcing and...
StrategyStates Aim to Chip Away at Abortion Rights With Supreme Court in Mind
Similar legislation has been introduced in a dozen of states, according to the National Right to Life Committee.
Covid-19Contractor Who Was Awarded $34.5M in Government Money and Provided Zero Masks Pleads Guilty to Fraud
The VA and FEMA agreed to pay a first-time vendor in a desperate search for protective equipment. Now Robert Stewart...
FinanceCourt Overrules Providence's Objections to Hoag's Affiliation Lawsuit
In a statement, Hoag stated that it welcomes the decision issued Tuesday.
Strategyathenahealth to Pay $18.2M to Resolve Kickback, False Claims Allegations
Enticements to customers included trips to The Masters, the U.S. Open, the Kentucky Derby, the World Series, the Indianapolis 500,...