Bill George, Harvard Business School senior fellow and former Medtronic CEO, and Sheryl Skolnick, Mizuho Securities director of U.S. equity research, discuss hospital and health care stocks as the House is set to vote on the American Health Care Act. » Read More
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A new study finds that poison control centers across the U.S. field 32 calls a day from families with a child who has been exposed to opioids. » Read More
Sheryl Skolnick, Mizuho Securities, discusses her concerns surrounding the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, and what it means for hospital stocks.
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Hospitals that benefited under Obamacare likely will see a reversal of fortune and there are new risks for already struggling insurers.
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At the UCSF Medical Center, a fully automated pharmacy is now filling patient prescriptions.
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