The health centers in the lawsuit said the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System, the state's Medicaid program, has not reimbursed them for the full costs of services provided by dentists, podiatrists, optometrists, and chiropractors, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from Arizona, Maine, and Ohio.
U.S. drug shortages are increasing and causing hospitals to ration lifesaving treatments, according to an FDA report released Tuesday, and the agency has three main recommendations to address the issue.
Each October, stories circulate of children eating poisoned Halloween treats, but research shows that tainted candy is not the Halloween-night danger parents should worry about, Aaron Carroll, a professor of pediatrics at Indiana University School of Medicine, writes for the New York Times' "The Upshot."
In a recent issue, TIME rounded up 12 medical innovations that will transform "medicine at a remarkable pace" over the next decade. Find out which innovations made the list—and learn about the innovators behind them.
The neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) of a hospital can be a difficult, scary place sometimes, but to bring joy to the parents of NICU patients, hospitals around the country this week are dressing up their patients in tiny Halloween costumes.
Women account for most of the entry-level health care workforce, but because of a 'broken rung' in the career ladder, they make up a much smaller percentage of employees at the highest levels, according to a recent report from LeanIn.org and McKinsey & Company. Here's how experts suggest tackling the issue.