A spokesperson for the Council for Affordable Health Coverage (CAHC) says that the simplest solution to surprise billing, banning it outright, is the best solution, however the health system lobby is slowing down efforts in Congress to enact such a ban.
Technology has caught up enough with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) and Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) that wearable brain stimulation technologies are on the market, developers of the innovative devices says.
Several citizens and organizations commented on an increased fear of diseases stemming from pollution related to hog farming in the area at the first of two meetings held by the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) on proposed changes to three general animal operations permits.
Novartis said its studies show that Cosentyx (secukinumab), formulated to treat psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis (PsA) and ankylosing spondylitis (AS), achieves clearer skin in subjects after 12 weeks compared to Stelara (ustekinumab).
Abelson Taylor and The Bloc are sponsoring the fifth annual Young Globals Student Competition & Internship, which will introduce students from design and technology institutions to careers in health care communications.
Researchers from the University of California San Diego (UC San Diego) and its School of Medicine have completed a study that may help to better understand treatments and preventions for diseases affecting memory.
The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's (UPMC) Hillman Cancer Center recently became the first cancer center in western Pennsylvania to offer immunotherapy for non-Hodgkin lymphoma cancer patients.
Reducing prescription drug prices for patients while still encouraging pharmaceutical research and development is a difficult problem to solve politically, the founder of a web-based think tank said in the wake of attack ads against candidates.
Video and phone sessions can close the gap between academic-based medical settings where cancer patients are more likely to receive genetic counseling and other care settings where they may not, Penn Medicine News reported.
With President Donald Trump's administration aiming hard against the so-called "three Rs" of the Affordable Care Act -- risk adjustment, reinsurance and risk corridors -- most Tennesseans don't seem to know about those three provisions, including the fact that only one remains.