Jlagasse

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Name: jlagasse
Date registered: March 4, 2016
URL: http://www.healthcarefinancenews.com/content-feed/news

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  1. Physician practices with more female doctors have smallest gender pay gaps — July 31, 2020
  2. Telehealth can help safety net providers expand access to medical specialists — July 31, 2020
  3. Trump’s proposed executive orders on drug pricing may hinder R&D and drug development — July 30, 2020
  4. Drug price forecast estimates 3.29% increase in hospital drug spending for 2021 — July 29, 2020
  5. A large racial divide exists in the concern over ability to pay for COVID-19 treatment — July 29, 2020

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Physician practices with more female doctors have smallest gender pay gaps

In nonsurgical specialty practices with 90% male representation, female physicians earn as much as $91,000 less per year.

Telehealth can help safety net providers expand access to medical specialists

Sustaining gains created by expanded telehealth will require more generous reimbursement policies from payers.

Trump’s proposed executive orders on drug pricing may hinder R&D and drug development

The proposals, made during a global pandemic, will likely have little political support and may stifle innovation, experts say.

Drug price forecast estimates 3.29% increase in hospital drug spending for 2021

The top 10 COVID-19 medications have seen a combined spend increase of $200 million, showing big increases in March and April.

A large racial divide exists in the concern over ability to pay for COVID-19 treatment

Non-white adults say they’re either “extremely concerned” or “concerned” about the potential cost of care.

Healthcare investment reached $18 billion in Q2, setting new record

There were close to 1,300 equity investments in healthcare companies during Q2, with tech startups drawing much of the capital.

Mayo Clinic tops Best Hospitals list released by U.S. News & World report

The rankings were determined in part by rating hospitals in 10 different procedures and conditions.

Proper implementation of chatbots in healthcare requires diligence

Chatbots can either enhance the value of patient communications or cause confusion or even harm.

Doctors and hospitals are asking for $100 billion in next COVID-19 relief bill

Industry groups said the funds are necessary to ensure that hospitals can continue to effectively respond to the pandemic.

Pandemic threatening high-yield healthcare liquidity

A number of high-yield healthcare issuers have defaulted since the start of the crisis, and near-term credit risk remains elevated.

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