"Covid-19 is a wake-up call that tells us we need to change what we're doing, do it better, and make it more affordable," writes Intermountain Healthcare CEO and President Marc Harrison in Harvard Business Review. Here are the seven key lessons Intermountain has learned from that wake-up call, according to Harrison.
While it's long been known that women tend to live longer than men, researchers for years ascribed the trend to lifestyle differences. But now, researchers in the emerging field of "geroscience" are discovering some of the genetic and biological factors behind the longevity gap, Clare Ansberry writes for the Wall Street Journal.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on Friday upheld a final rule issued by the Trump administration that eased restrictions on short-term health plans that do not comply with the Affordable Care Act, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from California, the District of Columbia, and Massachusetts.