Medicaid Health Plans of America CEO Jeff Myers wants the industry to embrace Medicaid managed care-style plans, an effort that could make public exchange…

A review of Medicaid accountable care organizations in six states shows they all actively engage consumers, but there is room for improvement.

Some of the most well-known hospitals in the nation rank among the worst in preventing deadly Clostridium difficile infections, according to a new Consumer…

All kinds of patients can end up in a doctor’s waiting room. But until recently, there hasn’t been much discussion about healthcare’s struggle to meet the…

Medicare and private health insurers could successfully negotiate drug prices with pharmaceutical companies by employing a four-step framework backed by…

For years government officials have failed to identify how much fraud occurs within government programs. Answering that question would make huge strides…

Robotics may help alleviate the nation's nursing shortage In fact, one study finds that robots could do as much as a fifth of nurses’ work.

While a growing number of providers have either hired or plan to hire a chief nursing informatics officer, respect and understanding for the position remains…

With CMS and other payers providing coverage for transition surgeries for transgender patients, more hospitals are offering such procedures.