By Peter Sergo | Mon, 12/09/2013 - 15:44
A study found that neither the financial crisis nor the Affordable Care Act are behind the decade-long decline in the growth rate of health care costs.
By Matthew Mientka | Wed, 11/13/2013 - 17:57
A national conversation about America's healthcare expectations, versus rising costs, should include better data.
By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 11/11/2013 - 12:55
Medical costs are disproportionately high for moms carrying twins or triplets during pregnancy and after delivery.
By John Ericson | Wed, 10/30/2013 - 19:23
Kathleen Sebelius, Health and Human Services Secretary, was forced to deflect accusations and criticism following her apology for the sluggish Obamacare rollout.
By Lecia Bushak | Sat, 10/19/2013 - 15:00
When insurance doesn't cover dental costs, patients rely on care credit cards and loans offered by doctors and health providers, which could leave them drowning in debt.
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 09/19/2013 - 19:23
The world-renowned Cleveland Clinic has announced it will be cutting its budget in the upcoming year in preparation for Obamacare.
By Lecia Bushak | Fri, 08/16/2013 - 18:01
The Chinese-African medical relationship has been in place since the mid 20th century, and Chinese President Xi plans to strengthen it in the coming years.
By Susan Scutti | Fri, 07/12/2013 - 12:56
Researchers hypothesize that medical care plummets when newly graduated interns, residents, nurses, and other medical workers first report to work in July — also known as the "July Effect."
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Wed, 06/26/2013 - 14:38
The Supreme Court's repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act is important for same-sex couples and their children who will now receive the same health care benefits as families of heterosexual couples.
By Nsikan Akpan | Tue, 06/04/2013 - 17:04
A new study estimates 'evergreen' policies that extend the life of drug patents substantially increased health care costs in Geneva.
By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 06/03/2013 - 16:00
A new study finds California hospitals provided more health care than was required by a 2006 Fair Pricing law.
By Christie Rizk | Tue, 05/28/2013 - 13:41
If patients want to participate in making the decisions affecting their health, they may have to be prepared for longer hospital stays and higher costs, a new study finds.
By Christie Rizk | Wed, 05/15/2013 - 15:31
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is offering $1 billion to aid efforts to lower health care costs and improve patient services.