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The Public Backs Medicare Rx Price Negotiation Even After Hearing Both Sides’ Views

As Congress debates cutting prescription drug costs, a poll released Tuesday found the vast majority of adults — regardless of their political party or age — support letting the federal government negotiate drug prices for Medicare beneficiaries and those in private health insurance plans. The argument that pharmaceutical companies need to charge high prices to… Read More »

HCA sells another Georgia hospital, with $637M price tag

Dive Brief: AdventHealth purchased a 230-bed Georgia hospital from HCA Healthcare for $ 637 million, the nonprofit system said Tuesday. It’s HCA’s fifth hospital sale in Georgia in as many months. AdventHealth acquired Redmond Regional Medical Center from HCA in Rome, Georgia, which sits a little over an hour northwest of Atlanta. For AdventHealth, the… Read More »