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The cost of a critical illness... [Read More]
Medicaid is rarely associated with getting rich. The patients are poor, the budgets tight and payments to doctors often paltry. ... [Read More]
Processing all those urine samples has become a lucrative business, as Kaiser Health News and the Mayo Clinic researchers report spending quadrupled from 2011 to... [Read More]
Kaiser Health News, with assistance from researchers at the Mayo Clinic, analyzed available billing data from Medicare and private insurance billing nationwide, and found that... [Read More]
Spending on urine screens and related genetic tests quadrupled from 2011 to 2014 to an estimated $8.5 billion a year — more than the entire... [Read More]
The article calls it "liquid gold," and that might be only a slight exaggeration. A lengthy piece by Fred Schulte and Elizabeth Lucas for the... [Read More]
Medicare Advantage plans are certainly in the forefront for Medicare recipients, as evidenced in the Kaiser Health News story "Pointers to help save money, avoid... [Read More]
Citing a Kaiser Health News investigation, Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, will examine potential abuses of incentives to spur development of... [Read More]
Dr. Elizabeth Rosenthal, editor-in-chief of Kaiser Health News, said U.S. health care costs far too much in a campus talk Oct. 30. [Read More]
It's opening day of open enrollment for the Obamacare insurance marketplaces, and under President Trump, there are significant changes in store for people shopping for... [Read More]
It's time to sign up for a health plan if you purchase insurance on the Affordable Care Act exchanges. NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Kaiser... [Read More]
A Kaiser Health News national investigation into hospice care failings highlights the stress and frustration experienced by a Wasilla family that says Mat-Su Regional Home... [Read More]
An analysis for Kaiser Health News found that only 48% of eligible breast cancer patients today get a shorter treatment regimen, in spite of the additional... [Read More]
An analysis by Kaiser Health News of 20,000 government inspection records revealed that missed visits and neglect are common for patients dying at home. ... [Read More]
An exclusive analysis for Kaiser Health News found that only 48 percent of eligible breast cancer patients today get a shorter regimen, in spite of... [Read More]
Teenagers and young adults with severe autism are spending weeks or even months in emergency rooms and acute-care hospitals, a Kaiser Health News investigation shows. [Read More]
By Judith Graham Kaiser Health News... [Read More]
A wrinkle in Medicaid's complex funding formula is giving nursing homes owned or leased by local governments a funding boost of 30 percent per Medicaid... [Read More]
President Trump continued to chip away at the Affordable Care Act by ending subsidies to health insurance companies that help pay deductibles, co-payments and out-of-pocket... [Read More]
Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News joins Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson to explain what the changes mean. [Read More]