Are female doctors paid less? See the gap, in 6 charts.

Overall, female physicians are paid 25% less than their male counterparts, according to Medscape's Female Physician Compensation Report.

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Do you actually need an annual checkup?

While annual checkups have been a mainstay of medicine for almost a century, recent research has clinicians debating their value. Advisory Board's Tomi Ogundimu explores the debate and outlines five imperatives for providers if they move to less frequent visits.

Feeling stressed? So is your dog, research shows.

A dog's stress level throughout its lifetime may be linked to the stress level of its owner, according to a study published recently in Scientific Reports.

Around the nation: California will repay docs' student loans if they accept more Medicaid patients

California will repay the student loans of 247 doctors who promise that 30% of their patients will be beneficiaries of Medi-Cal, the state's Medicaid program, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Arizona, California, and New York.

Trump admin can't force drugmakers to reveal prices in TV ads, judge rules

A federal judge on Monday struck down HHS' final rule to require drugmakers to disclose their products' list prices in consumer-directed television advertisements, blocking the rule from taking effect on Tuesday.

Hospitals that participated in joint replacement bundles saved nearly $1K per patient

Hospitals that participated in the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model saved $997 more per care episode in their first two performance years compared to control groups, according to a new analysis.