“Pioneer’’ health systems in a federal pilot program made progress in improving medical care, but most were unable to cut costs.
Updated: August 15, 2013, - 04:50 PM
Federal judge ruled two weeks ago that transaction charges had abused Congress’ intentions.
Updated: August 14, 2013, - 09:27 PM
A Minneapolis judge’s decision does allow those who sued to re-file their cases with more specific allegations of fraud that involves promotion of non-approved uses of Infuse by Medtronic.
Updated: August 07, 2013, - 09:08 PM
Companies now must battle for relief via legislation in Congress — or perhaps even lawsuits.
Updated: August 04, 2013, - 09:04 PM
Retailers, convenience stores, food sellers and gas stations had sued over the Federal Reserve rule on credit and debit card...
Updated: July 31, 2013, - 09:16 PM
New federal law will expose ties to medical device, drug companies.
Updated: July 28, 2013, - 11:53 AM
Policies may trump U.S. patents to get drugs and devices to the poor.
Updated: July 27, 2013, - 10:27 PM
The tax on medical device makers’ gross receipts helps fund health care reform as Congress seeks elusive alternatives.
Updated: July 16, 2013, - 10:26 AM
GOP succeeded in splitting off food stamp program from the bill.
Updated: July 12, 2013, - 12:20 AM