States are beginning to limit what patients pay out of pocket for expensive specialty drugs that treat serious, chronic diseases such as..
Cost of Care
Vidant Roanoke-Chowan Hospital launches a program to provide frequent visitors to its emergency department with coordinated care and..
As a new world of generic drugs beckons, NC lawmakers enact new regulations on how they’re dispensed to patients. By Rose Hoban Patients..
Advocates worry that the changes facing ADATCs could lead to a loss of specialized care and beds for substance abuse treatment. By Hyun..
Cancer treatment advocates are looking to reduce the cost to patients for oral chemotherapy drugs. By Hyun Namkoong Darrell Rhodes, 57,..
By Shefali Luthra Kaiser Health News Though medically unnecessary tests and procedures are often blamed for the nation’s high health care..
Low-wage employees in Durham protesting Thursday for a $15 minimum wage said one of their biggest concerns is lack of access to health care..
A new performance illuminates the health care disparities faced by African-American men in an extraordinary way. By Rose Hoban In North..
Health advocates sigh with relief at the end of the legislative session if their program is fully funded for another year. Or is it? By..
By Phil Galewitz Kaiser Health News A new study gives ammunition to what health economists and health insurers have argued for years: When..