California’s reboot of troubled Medi-Cal puts pressure on health plans. Advocates, patients and even the state auditor say Medi-Cal has failed to hold accountable the managed-care health plans
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FDA says Pfizer COVID vaccine looks effective for young
(2 days ago) 3 hours ago · Federal health regulators said late Friday that kid-size doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine appear highly effective at preventing symptomatic infections in elementary school children and caused no
NYC systems report millions of dollars in losses due to
(6 days ago) Northwell Health, the state's largest private health system with 19 hospitals, lost $141 million. New York-Presbyterian lost $128.5 million on the operations of its 10 campuses. Montefiore Health
3 states limit nursing home profits in bid to improve care
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Florida's top doctor refuses mask, is told to leave
(9 days ago) 3 hours ago · Florida's top health official was asked to leave a meeting after refusing to wear a mask at the office of a state senator who told him she had a serious medical condition, officials have confirmed.
Pediatric groups declare 'national mental health emergency
(8 days ago) Nationwide, the number of mental-health related emergency department visits rose by 24% among children ages 5 to 11 and by 31% among youth ages 12 to 17 from March through October of 2020 compared
Jefferson Health CEO Dr. Stephen Klasko to retire Modern
(5 days ago) Jefferson Health CEO Dr. Stephen Klasko will retire Dec. 31, the system announced Thursday. Klasko, who has served as president of Thomas Jefferson University and as head of the health system for