For the third consecutive year, Minnesota ranks first in Medscape's annual list of the best places to practice medicine in the United States, which this year focused on the states with the "secret sauce" that makes them great locations for physicians.
In the years leading up to a diagnosis, many dementia patients experience symptoms such as forgetfulness, a lack of organizational skill, and—as growing research suggests—an inability to manage their finances, Michelle Andrews reports for the New York Times.
Even as U.S. Covid-19 cases dropped by almost 20% in the past week, fewer unvaccinated Americans report being willing to get vaccinated—potentially jeopardizing progress against the epidemic. But a new poll is shedding light on what might persuade vaccine-hesitant people to get a shot.
Seven health insurers have filed a class-action lawsuit against CVS Health, claiming the retail chain together with pharmacy benefit managers have overcharged health plans for generic medications offered through its discount program, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Rhode Island, Texas, and Wisconsin.