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Senators Agree Surprise Medical Bills Must Go. But How?

Use Our Content material This story will be republished without spending a dime (particulars). Two years, 16 hearings and one large bipartisan package deal of laws later, a key Senate committee says it is able to begin marking up a invoice subsequent week designed to include well being care prices. …

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Drug Industry Patents Go Under Senate Judiciary Committee’s Microscope

Congress isn’t making a lot headway find an answer to the issue of hovering prescription drug costs, however lawmakers from each events are tinkering on the perimeters with laws that goals to extend competitors amongst drugmakers. A complete piece of drug-pricing laws is a excessive precedence for Senate Finance Committee …

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A Big Hearing For ‘Medicare-For-All’ — In A Small Room

Use Our Content material This story might be republished without cost (particulars). The primary congressional listening to on a “Medicare-for-all” invoice in at the very least a decade came about Tuesday, however with out the standard phalanx of T-shirted supporters — and even the presidential candidates — who’ve been pushing …

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White Coats As Superhero Capes: Med Students Swoop In To Save Health Care

NEW YORK — Every wall of the library studying room on the New York Academy of Medication is lined with tall wood bookshelves holding leather-bound medical tomes. Atop the cabinets perch busts — seemingly all white, all male — lit by two giant brass chandeliers. Flooring-to-ceiling home windows overlook New …

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