Jack O'Brien is the finance editor at HealthLeaders, a Simplify Compliance brand.
Martin Shkreli, nicknamed the 'pharma bro,' was sentenced to seven years in prison for securities fraud in 2018.
Researchers stated that plans to move towards "more privately paid healthcare" would shift the burden further onto low-income households.
Robert Garrett, FACHE, talks about meeting with business leaders to address the mental health crisis, reduce cybersecurity risks, and anticipate market changes at the World Economic Forum.
The $17.3 billion megamerger between Centene Corp. and WellCare Health Plans closed Thursday.
The provider organizations include: Advocate Trinity Hospital, Mercy Hospital & Medical Center, South Shore Hospital, and St. Bernard Hospital.
The Franklin, Tennessee–based for-profit hospital operator's tender offer will expire on February 20.
Less than 40% of postoperative visits paid for by Medicare were provided following major surgical procedures.
The two insurers announced plans for a $17.3 billion megamerger in March 2019.
The physicians organization believes either approach can result in universal healthcare coverage.
Jaewon Ryu, MD, JD, CEO of Geisinger Health, talks about the state of the industry at the annual healthcare conference.