Clinical CareCommunity Health Centers See Declines in Medicaid Enrollment Among Immigrant Patients
Health center directors believe the declines may be owing to confusion over the Trump administration's public charge rule.
California Governor's Bill-Signing Marathon Offers Glimpse Of 2020 Issues
Some of the new healthcare-related laws put California in the forefront nationally.
StrategyTrump Wielding Health Insurance as Immigration Wedge
After finalizing its controversial 'public charge' rule, which penalizes immigrants who obtain coverage through a government-sponsored health plan, the administration...
Clinical CareGeography Determines Access to Palliative Care
The study found that 90% of hospitals with palliative care are in urban areas, and 17% of rural hospitals with...
Clinical CareSocial Determinants: Screening Alone Is Not Enough
Several physician organizations are beginning to work on what comes next.
Clinical CareAs Off-Label Use Spreads, Supplies Of Niche Drugs And Patients' Patience Grow Short
Nationwide, drug shortages of all kinds ? from antibiotics to heart drugs to saline solution ? are increasing and having...
Antibiotic Resistance Genes Trouble Hospital Water
Study emphasizes importance of antibiotic stewardship programs, expert says.
InnovationWant To Reduce Suicides? Follow The Data — To Medical Offices, Motels And Even Animal Shelters
A suburban county outside of Portland, Oregon, is using data collected from death investigations to prevent suicides.
Clinical CarePresident Trump Orders Flu Vaccine Overhaul
Executive order hopes to improve flu vaccine effectiveness, but funding is unclear.
US Obesity Rates Reach Historic Highs
Report calls for sugary drink taxes, expanded nutrition programs and encourages physical activity to address this health crisis.
Clinical CarePC Docs Face Obstacles Identifying, Managing Chronic Kidney Disease
Primary care physicians complain about a lack of access to CKD clinical information systems, insufficient patient education materials.
Judge Cites Opioid 'Menace,' Awards Oklahoma $572M In Landmark Case
It's the first ruling to hold a pharmaceutical company responsible for one of the worst drug epidemics in American history....