Doctors say prior authorization led to life-threatening delays in care

People of color bear COVID-19's economic brunt

While providers expected insurers to relax prior authorization policies during the pandemic, 70% of surveyed physicians reported the changes were brief, if made at all, and did not relieve some of their burdens.   Slow prior authorization protocols contributed to

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How One State’s Public Health Defunding Led to Vaccination Chaos

A syringe vaccinates Missouri

ST. LOUIS — Missourians have driven hours to find vaccines in rural counties — at least those with cars and the time. Tens of thousands of doses are waiting to be distributed, slowly being rolled out in a federal long-term

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Kidney care startup Strive lands $140M in Alphabet led round

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Kidney care company Strive Health landed $140 million in a Series B funding led by Alphabet’s growth fund CapitalG, bringing its total funding to $223.5 million. The deal is expected to give the company “unique access” to Google and Alphabet

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‘Major shortcomings’ led to ‘uncontrollable repercussions’ amid COVID-19 outbreak at Herron: report

Quebec coroner postpones inquiry into COVID-19 related deaths at Herron residence until September

A joint investigation by three orders of Quebec health-care professionals into the dozens of deaths at the Residence Herron in Dorval, Que., during the first wave of the pandemic has assigned blame for how the long-term care home was

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