InnovationA Novel Surveillance Tool for Flu: Fitbit
Heart rate, activity, and sleep data hold promise for population-level influenza tracking.
Clinical CareMedicaid Expansion Linked to Fewer Opioid Deaths
Medicaid expansion may have prevented up to 8,132 opioid overdose deaths in 2015 to 2017 in the 32 states that...
Clinical Care2019 Was a Rough Year for Rural Hospitals
Since 2005, 162 rural hospitals have shuttered, with 60% of the closures occurring in southern states that did not expand...
Clinical CareNorthwell CEO Pledges $1M Toward Gun Violence Prevention
Michael Dowling challenges healthcare CEOs nationwide to join campaign to stop the bloodshed.
Clinical CareCoping With Loss Of Hospital, Rural Town Realizes: We Don't Need A Hospital
It's been about a year since the hospital in Fort Scott, Kan., closed. The lessons for this community about meeting...
Clinical CareHalf of U.S. Adults Obese by 2030?
Severe obesity also projected to be more common, affecting nearly 25% of the population in 25 states.
StrategyWhy Health Systems Should Commit to Environmental, Social, Governance Goals
The success of your healthcare organization is linked to the success of the communities in which it operates.
Strategy'Medicare for All': Finally Prioritizing Patients?
Experts at a House hearing take sides on a single-payer system.
Clinical CareShould We Be Doing More Autopsies?
'Much more can be learned from the dead'
FinanceDialysis Patients Panic As Financial 'Life Raft' Becomes Unmoored
American Kidney Fund tells California dialysis patients it will no longer help pay for treatments.
FinanceVoters Say Congress Needs To Curb Drug Prices, But Are Lawmakers Listening?
Why do the odds look grim for Congress to pass significant drug pricing legislation this year?
Return To Sender: A Single Undeliverable Letter Can Mean Losing Medicaid
Medicaid has avoided the march toward digital communication and continues to operate largely in a paper-based world.