News

Sep 1 - Providers see little enthusiasm to join Pioneer ACOs
Aug 31 - AMA proposes Medicare pay for end-of-life counseling
Aug 30 - Experimental Ebola drug ZMapp proves promising in primate study
Aug 30 - New Novartis heart disease drug shows big promise in study
Aug 30 - Federal judge strikes down Texas abortion clinic restrictions
Aug 30 - CMS offers holiday sale on audit appeals
Aug 30 - Arkansas Medicaid expansion credited for lower disability claims
Aug 30 - More Medicare star ratings coming soon -- unless providers can put the brakes on
Aug 29 - CMS finalizes EHR meaningful-use rule, adds some flexibility
Aug 29 - Providence agrees to lift Catholic restrictions at new clinic
Aug 29 - Pennsylvania to expand Medicaid, but with strings attached
Aug 29 - Research demonstrates potential method to better control lung cancer using radiotherapy
Aug 29 - U.S. chief tech officer Todd Park headed back to California, White House confirms
Aug 28 - New approach to treating cancer: personalized radiation therapy during - instead of after - cancer surgery
Aug 27 - VA names new director of Massachusetts facility
Aug 27 - Lung cancer is rarely detected by current x-ray procedures in Norway
Aug 26 - Lytle to step down as chairman of Cleveland Clinic's Heart & Vascular Institute
Aug 23 - Palmetto Health revenue squeezed by high-deductible plans
Aug 19 - X-ray imaging system developed that enables researchers to see 'live' how effective treatments are for cystic fibrosis
Aug 16 - Two West Virginia hospitals work toward merger
Aug 9 - Pelvic X-ray may not be necessary for children with blunt torso trauma
Aug 9 - Not-for-profit Inova Health System sees surplus increase, and other news
Aug 7 - Women over 75 benefit from mammography
Aug 7 - Detecting infection in acute pancreatitis patients via PET/CT using FDG-labeled leucocytes
Aug 7 - Comparison of single-fraction radiation therapy and multiple-fraction radiation therapy for palliation of bone metastases