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Trans care, abortion bans recast debate on provider and patient rights

Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) took the stage at the "Rally to End Child Mutilation" in Nashville, Tennessee, last month in front of protesters, including far-right...

Quincy Medical Group hospital approved by Illinois court

"We are grateful for the court's decision; it allows Quincy Medical Group to move forward to create real change in health and care...

Blue Cross transgender care lawsuit tests ACA anti-discrimination policy

A legal fight between a patient and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois could drastically increase third-party administrators’ potential liability under the...

Dr. Akram Boutros talks about MetroHealth ouster

Dr. Akram Boutros, who was ousted Monday night, Nov. 21, as CEO of MetroHealth due to what the system characterizes as abuses related...

Cerebral founder Kyle Robertson sued by company over unpaid loan

Cerebral, the controversial mental telehealth startup, filed a lawsuit in New York on Monday alleging that founder Kyle Robertson never repaid a loan...

Pipeline reaches deal to sell Weiss, West Suburban hospitals

The deal still requires approval of a motion submitted late Tuesday to the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, Pipeline said...

Lifespan names John Fernandez, Mass General Brigham executive, CEO

Lifespan, a Providence, Rhode Island-based nonprofit, has named John Fernandez as its next president and CEO. Fernandez is president of the specialty hospital Mass Eye and Ear...

Ousted MetroHealth CEO says firing latest in series of retaliatory acts by board

After the late night announcement on Monday, Nov. 21, that the MetroHealth board of trustees had fired Dr. Akram Boutros, the hospital system's...

Boost in Affordable Care Act’s marketplace enrollment for 2023

The Biden administration announced Tuesday that it's seeing a big uptick in the number of new customers buying private health insurance for 2023...

HHS’ $350M COVID-19 vaccine initiative

The Health Resources and Services Administration will distribute $350 million to fund COVID-19 vaccination efforts at community health centers, the Health and Human...

How hospitals can cut emissions, achieve net-zero by 2050

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has tips for how healthcare organizations can cut emissions and achieve net-zero operations by 2050. The Health...

Sterigenics cleared by Cook County jury in 2nd trial

“We believe the jury’s verdict in this matter reflects the jury’s careful consideration and understanding of the science and other evidence presented at...

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CDC: Flu activity high in 44 states

NEW YORK — The U.S. flu season keeps getting worse. Health officials said Friday that 7.5% of outpatient medical visits last week were due...

Advocate Aurora and Atrium merger finalized

Advocate Aurora Health and Atrium Health completed their merger, the nonprofit health systems said Friday. The combined organization has more than $27 billion in...

988 mental health hotline resumes after national service outage

The nation's 988 hotline, intended to help anyone experiencing a mental health emergency, was back up and running Friday after a daylong outage. The...

Allianz publishes manual to encourage more inclusive film productions

Munich, December 2nd, 2022 Ahead of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on December 3rd, Allianz has published a...