Healthcare News & Insights

Balance billing triggers lawsuit; class-action status sought

Washington University is being sued by a patient over accusations it routinely and illegally over-billed for services.

Improper equipment cleaning exposes 1,800 veterans to disease

HIV and hepatitis are just some of the diseases that may have been passed on to several hundred ex-soldiers by unclean dental equipment.

Case Study: Hospital attains 98% staff vaccination rate

Slow and steady wins the race: One hospital system nearly doubled its staff flu vaccination rate in just three years — and learned an important lesson in community education. Here’s how they did it.