What happens when you want a test that your doctor thinks won't help? What drives doctors to provide care that they don't think a patient needs? That's what Dartmouth researchers...
Steward Health Care says it is losing nearly $20 million a year at the hospital -- it just doesn't have enough patients.
The deal -- which needs court approval -- would resolve an antitrust investigation by the attorney general's office and ultimately allow Partners to acquire South Shore Hospital.
A negotiated agreement that would have let Partners HealthCare expand to include South Shore and three other hospitals is on hold.
A group of Massachusetts health care providers is asking Attorney General Martha Coakley to make public details of a deal which will allow Partners HealthCare to acquire three hospitals.
The 12-fold leap in my co-pay sent an epic shock through my (natural and synthetic) hormone-laden system. I immediately called both pharmacies, my insurer, and my doctor, and started digging...
What's up with that Partners-South Shore deal?
Here’s the question: Can we put price tags on procedures and encourage patients to change when and where they "buy" their care to get the best value?
Partners HealthCare does not hold back in an aggressive response it plans to file today with the state's Health Policy Commission (HPC).