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Nearly 75 percent percent of Humana’s revenue comes from Medicare, more than the other big insurers. Here's why Humana is such a hot commodity.
Consolidation in the health insurance industry is "potentially dangerous" for the hospital business, Mount Sinai Health System's CEO said Thursday.
There have only been four flu pandemics since the start of the 20th century, yet concerns are widening about the potential for a new outbreak.
As the government program reaches the half-century mark, it needs to get into the digital age, says this University of Rochester professor.
This company is setting itself apart from other health insurers by emphasizing technology, data and its easy-to-understand services.
Johnson & Johnson will become the first pharmaceutical company to formally seek advice from outside medical ethicists on "compassionate use" requests.
The robots are pricy, but this hospital hopes to save labor costs.
A new report reveals that official estimates for the nation's future health spending are nearly 11 percent less that previously projected.
On Oct. 1, all U.S. medical and billing codes will migrate to a new global standard, but is the health-care system ready for the change?
Ventas said it would buy privately held hospital chain Ardent Medical Services for $1.75 billion in cash.
How many of you who have Obamacare went to the doctor's office more often?
Leslie Michelson, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO of Private Health Management, describes how the company gives individuals more access to healthcare.
Hospitals have seen reductions in the costs of caring for the uninsured, but nowhere more so than in states that expanded Medicaid.
A major Supreme Court case that threatens to remove financial aid for most HealthCare.gov customers could affect hospitals' bottom lines.
Pavle Sabic, director of Credit Market Development at S&P Capital IQ, discusses the healthcare sector in terms of investing.
Over 160 patients may have been exposed to a "superbug" between last October and January, the UCLA Health System said Wednesday.
Hospitals near San Francisco are using robots to ferry food, drugs and even dirty laundry, possibly saving patients money, and maybe stealing jobs.
Anthem has disclosed that a database containing personal information for about 80 million of its customers and employees was hacked, CNBC has confirmed.
How much would it cost world governments to insulate their economies from global pandemics. Would you believe nearly $344 billion?
Analysts are expecting a jump in earnings growth from the healthcare sector, but will its success continue into 2015? Andrew Burkly, managing director and head of institutional portfolio strategy at Oppenheimer Asset Management, shares his thoughts.
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