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The initial focus of the venture, known as Civica Rx, will be a group of 14 generic drugs that are administered to patients in the hospital.
Scientists hit a huge milestone over the summer: They successfully "trained" bacteria to fight disease from inside the body, the New York Times reports.
Sen. John McCain's death Saturday once again sheds light on this devastating illness and the need to find a cure.
One Medical announced that it had received an investment of up to $350 million from Carlyle Group.
Melanoma is more likely than most cancers to spread to the brain, and once it gets there, fewer than 20 percent of patients survive one year with traditional treatments. Yet a new study offers a glint of hope.
"I'm betting these companies might be worth nothing," the founder and president of Kynikos Associates tells CNBC.
At not-for-profit and public hospitals, median operating cash-flow margins, a key measure of profitability, dropped to 8.1 percent in 2017.
Legendary inventor Dean Kamen is working on a venture to manufacture human organs with the backing of the Pentagon, Rockwell and others.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports on Amazon shelving their plans to sell drugs in hospitals.
Dr. Marc-David Munk's former employer, Iora Health, has innovated in primary care, a key focus area as CVS plans to acquire Aetna.
Gender affirmation surgery is becoming a reality for 1.4 million American trans people as work health insurance and Obamacare coverage bring down the cost of a sex change.
The United States has the highest maternal mortality rate out of all affluent countries. This statistic is driving lawmakers across the country to adopt bipartisan bills to investigate maternal deaths more closely, ProPublica reports.
At 72, Crystal Harris spends most of her days responding to 911 calls after a nearby hospital closed. With more rural hospitals shuttering, she's not alone.
The increase in rural hospital closures in the United States have forced some communities to take action.
Martin Shkreli's actions involving pharmaceutical pricing have had a long-lasting impact.
The VA knew for years about issues at the Washington DC VA Medical center that put patients at risk but never solved them, USA Today reports.