California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday signed into law a state budget bill that will make California the first state in the country to open Medicaid eligibility in full to undocumented immigrants up through age 25.
The Trump administration has withdrawn its proposed rule to prohibit drugmakers from paying rebates to pharmacy benefit managers under federal health programs, a White House spokesperson confirmed Wednesday.
The number of people registering emotional support animals with the National Service Animal Registry has increased from 2,400 in 2011 to almost 200,000 today—and the increase has led some states to enact legislation strengthening requirements for such animals, Farah Stockman reports for the New York Times.
Ever since Rush University Medical Center uncovered a major flaw in U.S. News' "Best Hospitals" list in 2015, it has pushed back against major ratings systems. Now it's gone further and released its own composite ranking for 70 U.S. hospitals. Here's what Rush is doing differently—and who topped its rankings.
President Trump on Wednesday issued an executive order that calls on HHS to overhaul the kidney care and donation allocation process, and HHS shortly after unveiled new payment models for Medicare providers who manage patients with kidney disease and end-stage renal disease (ESRD).