Healthcare Economics & Policy

The shorter a patient’s hospital stay after elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), the…
Heart patients across the U.K. have been cut from an international clinical trial to test a novel…
In light of Hurricane Michael’s destructive landfall Wednesday in the Florida panhandle, the…
E-cigarettes have been touted as a way to help people stop using combustible cigarettes, but a new…
Socioeconomic factors—namely a mother’s insurance status and level of education—weigh heavily on…
The deal Regeneron and Sanofi cut with Express Scripts to lower the prices of their PCSK9 inhibitor…
The average U.S. cardiologist’s salary dropped by 4 percent last year, to $559,568, MedAxiom…
With CMS set to release a new National Coverage Determination (NCD) for transcatheter aortic valve…
Sanjiv Kaul, MD, director of the Knight Cardiovascular Institute at Oregon Health and Science…
The Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP) has successfully slashed readmissions for heart…
The American Heart Association and Joint Commission have merged their separate cardiac…
The Detroit Medical Center removed three cardiologists from leadership positions and another…