PayerNonprofit Payers Push for Health Equity
Stakeholders want to increase access and support efforts to address social determinants of health.
StrategyKP Launches Center for Gun Violence Research and Education
The mega-health system cites its 'unique position' to address the epidemic of gun violence.
FinanceCA Hospitals Pressed to Tell Patients About Free and Cheaper Care Options
California hospitals were reminded that they must provide written notice to patients ? in their native language ? of the...
PharmaASCO: Breakthroughs in Cancer Care Will Drive Change
Two breakthroughs in particular have the power to change survival rates.
PharmaFDA Authorizes Second COVID-19 Vaccine Booster
The space has become increasingly controversial, with varying new recommendations.
Covid-19COVID-19 PHE is Renewed Through July 15
The letter notes that the PHE would likely run through the entirety of 2021, "and when a decision is made...
Clinical CarePersistent Problem: High C-Section Rates Plague the South
High C-section rates have persisted ? and in some states, such as Alabama and Kentucky, even grown slightly ? despite...
TechnologyStudy Highlights Potential of Integrating EHRs With Birth Records to Manage Disease
EHR data reveals that 1 in 5 Indiana county pregnancies are not screened for syphilis
NursingWhy nurses are raging and quitting after the RaDonda Vaught verdict
Nurses warn that the fallout will ripple through their profession, demoralizing and depleting the ranks of nurses already stretched thin...
InnovationPennsylvania Health Systems Recognized for COVID-19 Innovation
The Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania has named the top three winners in a contest recognizing innovative programs launched...
Covid-19'The Danger Is Still There' ― As Omicron Lurks, Native Americans Are Wary of Boosters
Some people aren't convinced about the value of a third shot, a hesitancy fueled by evolving scientific understanding of the...
PharmaFDA Calls on Drugmakers to Be 'Recall Ready'
Final guidance is available that clarifies the agency's expectations about voluntary product recalls.