Sarah Kliff has been reporting on health care for years, but over the past year, she's interacted with the health care system as a patient more than ever before. Reporting for Vox, Kliff shares three "important" lessons she's learned from her time spent dealing with the U.S. health care system firsthand.
When staff at Littleton Adventist Hospital in Colorado treated victims of a mass shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch on Tuesday, for some, the situation was one they'd confronted not just in training but in real life—two other times, Claudia Koerner reports for BuzzFeed News.
Individual market insurers in 2018 had their best year since 2011, and they are projected to have to pay back a record-setting $800 million in rebates to enrollees, according to a new Kaiser Family Foundation analysis.
In recent years, hospitals in the United States and abroad have been grappling with a little-known drug-resistant fungus called Candida auris—and some experts say its silent spread raises questions about CDC's hospital reporting policies for such outbreaks.