NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon will acquire the primary care organization One Medical in a deal valued roughly at $3.9 billion, marking another expansion for the retailer into health care services.
The Seattle-based e-commerce giant said Thursday it is buying One Medical for $18 per share cash.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois is fining the parent company of the state's largest health insurer — Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois — $339,000 for allegedly violating state law.
The Illinois Department of Insurance said Health Care Service Corp.
BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Charlie Baker unveiled a bill Tuesday that he said would help expand access to primary care and mental health services and help control rising health care and prescription drug costs.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A study panel that could serve as the glidepath for the General Assembly to accept broad Medicaid expansion in North Carolina a decade after it was first offered met for the first time Friday.
PONTOTOC, Miss. (AP) — Employees of a Mississippi furniture factory are now able to get health care services near their work site.
Southern Furniture Industries recently opened a health and wellness clinic for employees and their families in an effort to control the rising costs of health care, the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reported.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Starting this month, 13 mental health and addiction clinics across Michigan will receive the same Medicaid funding as any other health center in an effort U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow says will help bridge the stigmatic and funding divide between mental and physical health.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Rural Hospital Loan Program is making $20 million in low-interest loans available to assist rural hospitals across the state, Gov. Andy Beshear announced Tuesday.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Family planning providers that were denied state funding for routine health care services such as screenings for cancer and sexually transmitted diseases said Monday that they could see cuts in services and longer patient waiting times as a result.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire Executive Council decided Wednesday against extending contracts for three family planning services that provide abortions, denying them funding they have counted on for years for cancer screenings, testing for sexually transmitted diseases and other routine health care services.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts hospital announced Wednesday that it is temporarily scaling back some services and reducing capacity in response to a strike by nurses that has now lasted nearly five months.
FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — Amazon is making its first foray into providing health care services, announcing Wednesday that it will be offering its Amazon Care telemedicine program to employers nationwide...
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee would become the first state in the nation to receive its Medicaid funding in a lump sum under a proposal seeking to drastically overhaul the program that provides health care services to low-income and disabled residents...
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico is seeking to bolster access to a variety of health care services, including mental health treatment, in rural areas with a $78...
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Minnetonka-based UnitedHealth Group beat analyst estimates for earnings and revenue during the first quarter as the nations largest health insurer boosted its financial guidance for the year.
Membership in the companys UnitedHealthcare health insurance products grew in the first quarter, compared with the end of 2017, as gains in Medicare coverage offset a slight decline in commercial customers.
La PORTE — La Porte Hospital is working with Sodexo Health Care Services to begin managing food and nutritional services as well as environmental services.
Sodexo will offer employment to all food- and environmental-services staff in good standing, according to a statement from the hospital.
LOWELL -- The Attorney General's Office recently filed a lawsuit against South Bay Mental Health Center, Inc. alleging the agency fraudulently billed MassHealth.
In a press release issued Tuesday, Attorney General Maura Healey asserts that SBMHC fraudulently billed MassHealth, the state's Medicaid program, "for mental health care services provided to patients by unlicensed, unqualified, and unsupervised staff members at clinics across the state."