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New HHS' Office for Civil Rights director opposes abortion, transgender discr...
24 Mar 2017 at 9:38am
The Trump administration has appointed Roger Severino, a former staffer at conservative think tank the Heritage Foundation, to head the HHS' Office for Civil Rights.
Judge pares Express Scripts claims in Anthem drug pricing battle
24 Mar 2017 at 11:57am
A federal judge has dismissed two counterclaims by Express Scripts Holding Co. in a multibillion dollar lawsuit brought on by insurer Anthem over its drug charging policies.
Jay Grinney retires from HealthSouth with $11.7M severance, two fishing rods
24 Mar 2017 at 9:24am
Jay Grinney, the long-time CEO of HealthSouth who retired at year-end, is slated to receive two fishing rods and an $11.7 million package for his service, in addition to $7.3 million in total compensation for 2016,
Hospital stocks rally as ACA replacement fails
24 Mar 2017 at 9:33am
Hospital stocks enjoyed a banner day on Wall Street Friday as House Speaker Paul Ryan pulled a GOP replacement for the Affordable Care Act just minutes before a scheduled afternoon House vote on the legislation.
HHS inspector general is investigating pullback on HealthCare.gov ads
24 Mar 2017 at 2:41pm
The Trump administration pulled ads and emails meant to encourage people to sign up for marketplace coverage in the final week of open enrollment that ended Jan. 31.
GOP bill's death spares insurers from last-minute benefit changes
24 Mar 2017 at 11:00am
Before the House Republican bill to replace the Affordable Care Act died Friday, insurers and regulators were fretting about a major, last-minute change in the bill requiring states to determine what benefits must be offered in fully insured health...
GOP Obamacare repeal dies as House pulls American Health Care Act bill
24 Mar 2017 at 9:32am
House Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday withdrew the much-maligned bill to replace the Affordable Care Act from the floor Friday as Republican dissent swelled.
Federal duals demo is improving care, CMS audit finds
24 Mar 2017 at 9:37am
Low income disabled patients say their care has improved under a federal experiment that allows states test ways to better manage benefits and care for people dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid, according to a federal audit.
NYU Langone's $32.9M Lower East Side outpatient center is closer to reality
23 Mar 2017 at 8:00am
NYU Langone Medical Center is one step closer to bringing more health care services to the Lower East Side.
N.Y. attorney general nets penalties from health apps for misleading consumers
23 Mar 2017 at 10:53am
Three popular health-related mobile apps have reached settlements with the New York attorney general's office over allegations of misleading marketing claims and irresponsible privacy practices.