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Hospital groups file lawsuit to block Trump’s price transparency rule

(Reuters) – U.S. hospital groups have challenged the Trump administration’s rule that requires them to be more transparent about prices they charge patients for healthcare services, according to a lawsuit filed on Wednesday. The plaintiffs, including the nonprofit American Hospital Association (AHA), are looking to block the rule issued last month that mandates hospitals to… Read More »

Boston named top US hospital city, Raleigh dead last

Dive Brief: Boston has the best hospitals in the United States and second-best in the world, as ranked by digital healthcare company Medbelle on a series of metrics including medical workforce, education, quality of care, satisfaction, treatment efficacy, accessibility and more. The U.S. overall scores highly for infrastructure and quality of care, but rang in… Read More »

That Beloved Hospital? It’s Driving Up Health Care Costs – The New York Times

As voters fume about the high cost of health care, politicians have been targeting two well-deserved villains: pharmaceutical companies, whose prices have risen more than inflation, and insurers, who pay their executives millions in salaries while raising premiums and deductibles. But while the Democratic presidential candidates have devoted copious airtime to debating health care, many… Read More »