According to a Kaiser Health News report, top Republicans see frivolous law suits contributing to the high cost of care because physicians are forced to pay high medical malpractice insurance premiums and practice defensive medicine. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, President-elect Donald Trump and Rep. Tom Price, MD, report "tort reform" is a key aspect of their ACA replacement plan.
Black Book released its consumer survey for the fourth quarter of 2016, focusing on the digital divide in healthcare.
Deimos Asset Management bought 15,000 shares of Leesburg, Va.-based K2M Group Holdings, according to Trade Calls.
IoT global spending to hit $1.29T in 2020; remote health monitoring to drive healthcare sector — 5 key pointsWritten by Megan Wood | Wednesday, 04 January 2017 22:01
Global Internet of Things spending is expected to come in at $737 billion in 2016, according to the International Data Corporation's "Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide."
These five UCLA Health physicians shared their resolutions for 2017.
Atlanta-based Medovex Corp. received SGS' compliance certification for its DenerveX System.
The global spinal and neurostimulation intervention products market will likely hit $15.8 billion by 2021, according to Reportbuyer.
Researchers sought to compare instrumented fusion outcomes with two decompression procedures for lumbar degenerative spondylolisthesis, in a study published in Spine.
St. Anthony's Center for Interventional Pain Management adds pain management physician Dr. Brian Parks — 4 highlightsWritten by Mary Rechtoris | Wednesday, 04 January 2017 20:12
Effingham, Ill.-based St. Anthony's Center for Interventional Pain Management added Brian Parks, DO, according to XFM Radio.
Laura Matsen Ko, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon at Proliance Surgeons, a surgical practice with more than 100 locations throughout Washington state. Her clinical interests focus on the treatment of hip and knee arthritic disorders.