Shaping Healthcare's Future
TelehealthCongress Pressed to Extend Pre-Deductible Telehealth Waiver
The waiver was included in the 2020 CARES Act but will expire on December 31 if lawmakers don't act.
NursingCalifornia Advocates Push Expanded Role for NPs
The California Health Care Foundation examines new law in 2023 that creates a route for NPs to practice independently.
NursingTackling Nursing's Trifecta of Challenges
The healthcare system must find a way to provide the access to training for tens of thousands of would-be nurses.
MarketingAs STDs Proliferate, Companies Rush to Market At-Home Test Kits. But Are They Reliable?
The issue for regulators is whether sampling kits can be reliably adapted for in-home use.
PayerMedi-Cal Expansion Covered 286K Undocumented People
Proponents of the expansion says the expense to the state is justified financially.
PharmaJust Two Years At the Helm, CEO Paul Peter Tak Transforms Candel and Cancer Treatment
Finding a better way to improve the lives of patients is Tak's lifelong mission.
PayerCampaigning ramps up as South Dakota voters decide on Medicaid expansion
South Dakota is one of 12 states that have not expanded eligibility for their Medicaid programs, and the only state...
StrategyReport: Healthcare System is Failing Black Californians
The average life expectancy of Black Californians is six years shorter (75) than the statewide average (81).
StrategyUPMC Pledges to Halve Greenhouse Emissions by 2030
The health system says the initiative demonstrates its commitment to 'building a more climate resilient infrastructure.'
InnovationIllumina Unveils Faster, Cheaper, 'Production Scale' Genome Sequencer
Illumina's partners say they believe the company will continue to improve the speed and continue to lower the price.
Clinical CareEmbedded Bias: How Medical Records Sow Discrimination
Researchers are increasingly finding that doctors can transmit prejudice under the guise of objective descriptions.
PayerHow to Create an Equity Measure in 5 Steps
Healthcare leaders must manage health equity measures as part of strategy and profit and loss.