Keyword: Kaiser Permanente
Two big healthcare names are in the news this week for reported layoffs, including one case where call center jobs would be outsourced to India.
A New York surgeon was sentenced to 13 years in prison for fraud and more physician practice news from around the web.
The Permanente Medical Group took several steps to improve patient flow in Kaiser Permanente emergency rooms.
The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association says Congress needs to provide funding for reinsurance, and more industry news.
The system to screen and credential doctors can miss sexual assault allegations made against a physician.
America’s hospitals were beset by an unusual number of calamities in 2017, including wildfires, mass shootings and hurricanes.
Among those with employer-sponsored insurance, healthcare spending per person reached a new high of $5,407 in 2016.
Doctors continue to end up in the headlines for sexual misconduct, and the organizations that fail to act quickly are also getting a black eye.
Opioid addiction is a reality that has been completely disconnected from where it often starts—in a hospital.
Some of the largest health systems in the country are bridging financial gaps through stocks, mergers and other investments.