lso contributing to this article were director John Andrewes and manager Nicanor Rios, both of PwC US. The continual volatility surrounding healthcare policy in the U.S. can have the effect of paralyzing decision making. At the same time, however, it is clear that improving affordability and removing cost and waste...
The FDA's approval this week of Novartis' novel cancer treatment is making a well-deserved splash as the first ever CAR-T therapy approved for use in the United States. CAR-T is a revolutionary gene therapy that works by harvesting a patient's white blood cells and reprogramming them to target tumors....
An advisory group at the Food and Drugs Administration recommended the company's treatment for opioid addiction be approved. Indivior (INVVY) surged in Wednesday morning trading after an advisory group at the Food and Drugs Administration recommended the company's treatment for opioid addiction be approved. Indivior shares jumped to the top of...
For people with diabetes, keeping blood sugar levels in a normal range – not too high or too low – is a lifelong challenge. New technologies to ease the burden are emerging rapidly, but insurance reimbursement challenges, supply shortages, and shifting competition make it tough for patients to access them...
Wall Street analysts don't expect Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC - Get Report) to be swallowed whole in a blockbuster deal, despite buzz generated by a Wall Street Journal report late Wednesday, Sept. 13, that the activist-pressured hospital operator was exploring strategic options, including a sale of the company. Tenet shares were up...
As a provider of both a health care and insurance, Northwell Health has a huge stake in what health care legislation Congress proposes. CEO Michael Dowling says it's time for Democrats and health care professionals to come to the table. Transcript STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi sent a letter...
Gov. Asa Hutchinson was part of a small group of governors invited to the White House over the weekend to visit with Trump Administration officials about how to move forward on health care legislation. GOP leaders in the U.S. Senate have failed to succeed on legislation geared to repeal and...