Adults younger than 65 make up a sizeable share of patients hospitalized with COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, suggesting that, despite conceptions that the disease is only severe in seniors, younger adults can have severe symptoms, too, according to a CDC report released Wednesday.
Blue Shield of California partners with startup GYANT on a hospital screening tool, study finds Kaletra has "no benefit" in treating seriously ill COVID-19 patients, and more.
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) turns 10 years old on Monday, and to celebrate the law's "tin anniversary," researchers and experts are looking at ways the ACA has improved the U.S. health system—and areas where the ACA has fallen short. Advisory Board's Ashley Fuoco Antonelli explores the details and whether the health reform law will survive another year.
Under the state's emergency declaration, telephone and telehealth visits that are designated by a provider as clinically appropriate will qualify for Medicaid payment, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Connecticut, Illinois, and New York.