Topic: Integrated Delivery Systems
A group spearheaded by healthcare and business leaders in California has a plan to address the state's doctor shortage, plus more healthcare news.
The new $29 billion system is the largest nonprofit health system in the country by revenue.
Mike Leavitt, HHS secretary under President George W. Bush, spoke with FierceHealthcare about the moment's biggest health policy concerns.
The House passed a resolution to defend the Affordable Care Act against a lawsuit, plus other payer news.
Cigna officially absorbed one of the largest pharmacy benefit managers in the country on Thursday, closing its $67 billion purchase of Express Scripts.
Treating patients who are victims of human trafficking and other trauma requires providers to break free of a “linear” view of the care journey, experts say.
One analyst says the mutually beneficial partnership would allow the insurer to keep pace with surrounding vertically integrated giants.
Partners HealthCare and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care have tabled their merger discussions—for now, at least.
Hospitals are losing their place at the center of the healthcare system, and experts say they should look to four models to survive.