Healthcare Economics & Policy

Amgen is slashing the list price of its PCSK9 inhibitor evolocumab (Repatha) by almost 60 percent,…
Rates of malpractice lawsuits in cardiology have followed a slow upward trajectory for the past…
Medtronic co-founder Earl Bakken, who invented the world’s first wearable, battery-powered…
The FDA rejected Norvartis’ bid to expand the indications for canakinumab to include cardiovascular…
A novel risk score incorporating patient demographics and clinical characteristics known ahead of…
Silicon Valley has seen an influx of world-renowned cardiologists lately—a phenomenon that’s likely…
Minnesota’s attorney general filed a lawsuit on Tuesday, Oct. 16, accusing drug manufacturers…
The proportion of part-time cardiologists is declining at a time when one would expect health…
CMS is reconsidering its reimbursement practices for ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) at…
Cardiovascular disease remains the world’s No. 1 killer, responsible for a third of global deaths…
Robert B. Ford has been named president and chief operating officer of Abbott, the company…
Indian-American cardiologist and serial entrepreneur Kiran Patel announced he’s investing $60…