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Many Hospitals Charge More Than Twice What Medicare Pays for the Same Care

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Hospitals across the country are charging private insurance companies 2.5 times what they get from Medicare for the same care, according to a new RAND...
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Trump Issues Expansive Order Aimed at Lowering Drug Prices

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WASHINGTON — President Trump on Sunday issued a far-reaching executive order aimed at lowering the cost of prescription drugs, but the pharmaceutical industry immediately denounced...
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Health Care Powered Democratic Wins in 2018. The Party Hopes for a Repeat.

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At the Democratic National Convention, viewers heard from an Arizona man whose young son was born with a congenital heart defect, a Wisconsin woman with...
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Dermatology Has a Problem With Skin Color

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In the spring, teenagers started showing up at doctors’ offices in droves with angry red and purple blisters on their fingers and toes. The latest...
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A Word Not Uttered by Republican Officials at the Convention: Obamacare

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ImageMitt Romney at the 2012 Republican National Convention. Republicans used the term Obamacare 23 times in the prime-time viewing hours in that convention. Credit…Damon Winter/The New...
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Trump Program to Cover Uninsured Covid-19 Patients Falls Short of Promise

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WASHINGTON — Marilyn Cortez, a retired cafeteria worker in Houston with no health insurance, spent much of July in the hospital with Covid-19. When she...