Mitchell Katz, M.D., director of the Los Angeles County Health Agency, will become the new chief executive of the nation’s largest public health system.

GOP Senators Bill Cassidy and Lindsey Graham have tweaked their healthcare bill in hopes of moving holdout senators from a no to a yes.

In the wake of Hurricane Maria, medical services in Puerto Rico are in a precarious position, and for some patients it is safer to evacuate.

The HHS Office of Inspector General is looking into Secretary Tom Price's use of private jets to travel to engagements, it confirmed Friday.

With Sen. John McCain coming out against it, the prospects for the GOP’s latest legislative attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act just got a lot bleaker.

Medicare inappropriately paid acute care hospitals for outpatient services they provided to patients who were inpatients at other facilities. Now it wants the…

A federal lawsuit has focused attention on how the industry uses medical codes for risk adjustment.

A third of rural hospitals are at risk for closure, and those closures have a ripple effect on rural communities. 

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services wants to take its innovation center in a "new direction," but two House Democratic leaders have…

New York will give Aetna a tax break, Medicaid expansion helped beneficiaries' finances, and other industry news.