Sushma Jindal, who was in labor at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, stepped in to officiate the wedding of Brianna Doyle and Casey Walko—who were also at the hospital to give birth, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Maryland, New York, and Washington, D.C.
U.S. cancer death rates declined among men and women from 1999 to 2015, though overall incidence rates of cancer varied among children, men, and women, according to a report published last week in Cancer.
A recent survey from Reaction Data shows health care providers are optimistic and ready to purchase generic drugs from a health system-led nonprofit designed to address rising drug prices and shortages.
This month, learn how one VA medical center dramatically cut opioid prescriptions, see how legalizing medical marijuana affects opioid prescribing, and explore key performance indicators related to the opioid epidemic in your own geographic area.
Pfizer in a statement said the settlement does not include any admission of liability and that it settled the claims out of a "desire to put this legal matter behind it and focus on the needs of patients."