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The new primary care payment model will affect up to 25 million patients, and 20,000 doctors by tying patient outcomes to Medicare payments.
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Drug spending increased by 12.6 percent in 2014, and will average a projected 7.3 percent annually through 2018.
President Barack Obama touts the benefits of the Affordable Care Act.
Pfizer said its Wyeth unit has agreed to pay $784.6 million to settle cases related to the calculation of Medicaid rebates.
Getting rid of expanded Medicaid benefits available in 31 states and Washington, D.C., would be difficult.
Expansion of coverage and increased spending on retail prescription drugs spurred a six-year-high spike.
The Republican presidential candidates each answer what their biggest weakness is in thirty seconds each.
2016 will send shock waves to about 7 million Medicare beneficiaries as their monthly Medicare Part B premium is about to surge 52 percent.
CNBC's John Harwood talks to Republican presidential candidates John Kasich, Jeb Bush and Chris Christie about their position on Medicaid.
There was a drop in the number of patients seen by doctors, who still had increased payments.
Transgender people would be covered under a new rule barring sex discrimination in federally funded health programs.
For health insurers, government health programs have become an increasingly important part of their business.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie defends his decision to expand Medicaid by executive order in his state.
There were sharp decreases among uninsured people in Texas and California, but the rate among Hispanics continues to be relatively high.
Newly eligible enrollees are costing an average of $5,517 per person, almost 20 percent above earlier estimates.
Andy Slavitt, the acting boss of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which oversees Obamacare, has been nominated as head of the agency.
Dr. Scott Gottlieb, American Enterprise Institute, and Steve Rattner, Willett Advisors chairman, discuss the future of health care following the Supreme Court ruling on Obamacare. Also Rattner and Gottlieb discuss consolidation within the hospital space.
Dr. Toby Cosgrove, Cleveland Clinic CEO, provides insight to the Supreme Court's ruling on Obamacare subsidies and its impact on patients, hospitals and health insurers.
An estimated 5 percent of the population is responsible for about half—or $1.4 trillion—of all U.S. health spending.