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Tenet Q3 results 'mixed at best' with lower admissions, net loss

Brief Published Nov. 6, 2018 Dive Brief: Tenet Health reported Tuesday that admissions on a same facility basis fell 2% during the third quarter compared to a year earlier. The chain’s outpatient totals were not much better, increasing slightly by 0.4%. “Our hospitals did not meet our expectations and we are focusing on specific areas… Read More »

Trump Proposes to Lower Drug Prices by Basing Them on Other Countries’ Costs

WASHINGTON — President Trump proposed on Thursday that Medicare pay for certain prescription drugs based on the prices paid in other advanced industrial countries — a huge change that could save money for the government and for millions of Medicare beneficiaries. As part of a demonstration project covering half the country, Medicare would establish an… Read More »