The 9 'Best-Performing' health care CEOs in the world, according to Harvard Business Review

Harvard Business Review recently released its annual ranking of the 100 "Best-Performing CEOs in the World"—and the list includes nine CEOs in the health care industry.

Read More

This health care reporter felt like one of the 'best equipped people' to navigate cancer—until she had to do it

As a health care reporter whose father is a scientist and sister is a doctor, Alexandra Glorioso, who last year was diagnosed with breast cancer, felt like "one of the best equipped people to navigate" treatment for the disease. However, Glorioso in Politico Magazine writes that she has felt "totally buried … much of the time."

Researchers now have access to new Medicaid, CHIP data

CMS on Thursday announced that the agency for the first time is releasing certain data on Medicaid and CHIP utilization and payments as part of an effort to improve health care research.

Charted: The rural-urban divide in preventable death

U.S. residents living in rural areas of the country were more likely to die from preventable causes than those living in urban areas from 2010 to 2017, according to a CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report released Friday.

The 2019-2020 flu season so far, charted

Two states are experiencing widespread flu activity while 16 states are experiencing local or regional flu activity so far in the 2019-2020 flu season, according to the latest CDC data.

Medicare Parts A, B premiums to rise in 2020, CMS says

CMS on Friday announced that premiums, deductibles, and coinsurance amounts will increase for Medicare Parts A and B for the 2020 coverage year.

Around the nation: Simmons recalls more than 2M pounds of chicken products

Simmons Prepared Foods said the products, which were distributed to eight states, might contain metal, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Arkansas, California, and Michigan.