New research published in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that collection agencies held $140 billion in medical debt last year—a sharp spike since a 2016 study that put the medical debt number at $81 billion.
One of the most transformative trends in health care is the accelerating shift to increasingly interwoven organizations.
Bank mergers and acquisitions are on the rise, with the total number of bank M&As in 2021 surpassing that of 2020.
An interdisciplinary service line is the organization of multidisciplinary clinical programs into an integrated care continuum around a population or disease state.
When the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was enacted in 1996, there was virtually no Internet utilization, smartphones or artificial intelligence.
The NCAA’s new NIL rules and state laws allow college athletes to profit from legitimate brand partnerships, opening opportunities for brands to engage fresh influencer talent and for college athletes to join the ranks of digital entrepreneurs.
Scientific advances in understanding how to manipulate genes to alter the course of disease are now starting to bear fruit.
Blood cancer takes a demanding physical, mental and emotional toll on the 1.3 million patients living with this disease in the United States.
The No Surprises Act—set to take effect January 1, 2022—is intended to protect patients from surprise medical bills.
Academic health centers are differentiated by their tripartite mission focused on clinical care, education and research.