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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.
Ebola made headlines again on Tuesday after the U.K. announced its first in-country case of the deadly virus and two other patients underwent tests.
Martha Rigsby has called D.C.'s 911 emergency line thousands of times over three decades. A judge thinks getting her a boyfriend might help her stop.
Discovering and developing new treatments for diseases is notoriously expensive, but now it could be becoming slightly more financially rewarding.
Two young engineers invented a product that uses LED lights to fight bacteria and decrease risk of infections in hospitals and public spaces.
Fatalities, infections and other "hospital-acquired conditions" have plunged, and Obamacare may have helped, health officials say.
Despite the endless controversies dogging Obamacare, the CEO of Mount Sinai believes the legislation is meeting many of its goals.
A major Colorado hospital system will refuse to hire anyone who uses tobacco products starting Jan. 1.
The CDC has taken down a website that offered to help American bosses tally financial losses linked to their overweight employees, NBC News reports.
Germany's Merck KGaA said Monday it struck an alliance over cancer immunotherapy drugs with Pfizer, triggering an upfront payment of $850 million by the U.S. drugmaker.
As the world focuses on Ebola, CNBC takes a look at some of the worst epidemics throughout the ages.
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