There’s been a major shakeup in the competitive market for doctors in Eastern Massachusetts, as a network with nearly 400 physicians will soon switch…

The purpose of MACRA, according to Andy Slavitt, is to “return the focus to patient care, not spend time learning a new program.”

Concerned about developmental abnormalities that can show up in children exposed to the Zika virus months or even years after birth, health experts met this…

Suicide among medical students and doctors is a problem that has dogged the medical field for years but until recently has gone unacknowledged.

​​​​​​​As more hospitals post ratings for physicians online, questions remain as to whether the rating data has a benefit to patients or is merely a marketing…

Generic brands may hold the key to keeping drug prices stable. But in many instances, they are not widely available.

Fewer than one in every eight elderly patients takes medicines appropriately, a practice linked to an increased risk of hospitalization or death, according to…

Some housecall businesses send a doctor to a patient’s home in a Prius. With others, the physician arrives at a patient’s home via an Uber-dispatched car or…