By coincidence, a proposed N.C. bill to increase hospital transparency moves through committee on the same day the federal government..
More North Carolina hospitals are looking to merge into larger systems, a trend some in the hospital industry maintain is being driven by..
Despite extra help for rural hospitals from Medicare, rural hospitals appear to be slipping behind in the quality of care they provide. By..
A bill aimed at reducing some of BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina’s market power raced through a committee this week and passed..
McCrory’s first budget shows a reluctance to make many changes. Instead, many of the adjustments tweak the numbers for programs,..
A pilot program to provide psychiatric assessments to patients in the emergency department is proving so successful that it will be rolled..
Emergency medicine resident Katherine Fredlund juggles multiple roles, even as she hones her abilities as a doctor. By Patrick Mustain Dr...
As North Carolina lawmakers move forward on a bill that would reject the expansion of Medicaid allowed under the Affordable Care Act,..
The Bridges to Health makes emergency room ‘frequent fliers’ healthier while reducing visits to the hospital. By Nancy Wang Go..
Senators debated a bill to reject all aspects of Obamacare Monday night, passing by a mostly party-line vote. The bill comes up for final..