Anthem has broken ranks with its fellow insurers and offered support for the Senate’s version of a healthcare bill.

Two manufacturers of a cardiac device that allows physicians to remotely monitor patient data agreed to pay nearly $13.5 million to settle fraud allegations.

Eric C. Hunter, CEO of safety-net health plan CareOregon, said that if population health efforts were successful, hospitals would have to scale back services.

The CBO score of the Senate healthcare overhaul bill may make it harder for the measure to pass, save for one upside.

An estimated 22 million people would either lose or voluntarily give up their health insurance by 2026 under the Senate’s healthcare plan.

Just six states offer comprehensive protections from balance billing, according to an analysis from the Commonwealth Fund.

Victims of human trafficking interact frequently with the healthcare system, and simple screening processes can help providers identify those at risk.

Nearly 70% of patients with hospital bills of $500 or less didn’t pay off the full balance in 2016, according to a new report.


Anthem has agreed to pay $115 million to settle a class-action lawsuit following a 2015 data breach that exposed nearly 80 million patient records.