Clinical CareMedicare to Cover Costly CAR T-Cell Cancer Therapy Nationwide
The new rule stipulates that coverage will be provided only at healthcare facilities that are enrolled in FDA risk evaluation...
FinanceDaVita Completes DMG Sale to Optum
Just over a week after releasing its preliminary Q2 earnings, DaVita put out its official report.
FinanceFresenius Posts 3% Revenue Growth, Net Income Falls 74%
The quarterly earnings were released three weeks after the Trump administration announced its new kidney initiative.
FinanceDaVita Releases Q2 Earnings as 'Dutch Auction' Commences
The dialysis treatment company issued a modified tender offer of up to $1.2 billion in common stock.
Clinical CareA 'No-Brainer'? Calls Grow For Medicare To Cover Anti-Rejection Drugs After Kidney Transplant
Last week's announcement of a Trump administration overhaul of kidney care in the U.S. has reanimated an effort by federal...
Clinical CareBrain Activity in 'Unresponsive' Patients May Predict Recovery
EEG study points to possible prognostic tool early after acute brain injury.
Clinical CareWhite-Coat Hypertension Matters for Outcomes
Meta-analysis reinforces guidelines for out-of-office checks.
Clinical CareFDA Launches Pilot Program for Unapproved Cancer Therapies
Expanded Access provides patients with life-threatening diseases access to experimental medical products, including drugs, and biologic or medical devices.
FinancePrivate Insurers Pay Dialysis Providers Four Times Above Medicare
Commercial health plans paid $1,041 per dialysis session compared to government programs that paid $248 per session, according to a...
InnovationParkinson's Tremors Vanish with Incisionless Surgery
FDA-approved focused ultrasound technology for tremor-predominant Parkinson's often instantly eliminates symptoms.
Clinical CareHealthcare Innovator Takes Reins at Cancer Treatment Centers of America
CEO Pat Basu speaks on a range of opportunities to defeat cancer.
Clinical CareAs Syphilis Invades Rural America, A Fraying Health Safety Net Is Failing To Stop It
Compared with urban hubs, rural populations tend to have less access to public health resources, less experience with syphilis and...