Some diagnostic-app makers are holding off updating their tools, highlighting the shortage of data on the new coronavirus and the limitations of health services billed as artificial intelligence when faced with novel, fast-spreading illnesses.
An administration proposal would impose new reporting requirements and restrictions on financial practices used by states to pay for Medicaid. Some governors and health-care companies say it threatens funding for the program.
Today’s DNA kits can reveal secrets that affect not just your own family but strangers as well. Should one person’s right to know take precedence over another’s life narrative?
Attacks over health care by Elizabeth Warren’s Democratic rivals, cautious debate performances and liberals’ late-2019 move to Bernie Sanders culminated in her disappointing fourth-place finish in New Hampshire.
Neither small-caps nor health-care stocks have been particularly hot this year, but small-cap health-care stocks are making a run.
A campaign of short-selling that has erased some 66% of its market value has forced a U.K.-listed health-care company to ask some searching questions. First on the list: who its owners are.
New York City officials are awaiting test results on three suspected cases of coronavirus and preparing for the possibility of quarantining visitors traveling from China and arriving at John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Politics pose a significant risk to U.S. health-care stocks. Investors should look past it.
National optical retailer Eyemart Express is weighing a sale, according to people familiar with the situation, amid rising deal activity in the vision segment.
Starting in the fall of 2020, the university’s traditional two-year master’s of business administration degree will take a hard turn towards health and science, with a particularly heavy focus on quant skills, from coding proficiency to data analysis
Across New York City, health-care workers are leveraging their expertise to snag extra cash, often earning more per hour than they could with more common side gigs like delivering packages.
The health-care and technology segments of the S&P 500 typically suffer their worst performance of the four-year election cycle during the years Americans go to the polls to name a president.
Officials representing New York’s hospitals, nursing homes, counties and insurance plans are bracing for reductions to Medicaid funding as Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposes a new state budget this week.
Overall, the mood among dealmakers at the annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference with was one of optimism about the pipeline for new deals, at least for the start of the year.
The Pittsburgh-based health-care institution has committed $800 million more in new capital earmarked for follow-on investments in existing life sciences companies and for new investments, said Jeanne Cunicelli, executive vice president of UPMC Enterprises, UPMC’s venture-capital, innovation and commercialization arm.
The state would become the first in the nation to launch its own prescription-drug label under a plan proposed by Gov. Gavin Newsom that aims to use governmental purchasing power to control rising health-care costs.
Abbott Laboratories appointed a new CFO, who will help guide the company under a recently named chief executive and through its U.S. launch of a new version of a glucose monitor for diabetes.
Chef Christina Tosi, Roblox CEO David Baszucki and others predict what’s next for the way their industries work.
The quality of care at hospitals acquired during a recent wave of deal making got worse or stayed the same, new research found, a blow to a frequently cited rationale for tie-ups.
U.S. agency is under pressure to improve care for the 2.6 million Native Americans it serves after the Journal revealed chronic deficiencies.