Surgery Partners, Inc. operates as a healthcare services company. The Company owns and manages surgical facilities, physician-partnered hospitals, diagnostic laboratory, as well as offers anesthesia, pharmacy, ancillary, and optical services throughout the United States.
The hospital created a split in the community
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Andy Kim decided to run against House Republican Tom MacArthur last year as he watched TV coverage of GOP efforts to repeal Obamacare while waiting in a hospital room for news on his unborn son.
Big corporations — giant retailers and health insurance companies — are teaming up to become your doctor.
The new deals involving major corporations loom over doctors’ livelihoods, intensifying pressure on small practices and pushing them closer to extinction. NYT reports.
Democrat support for #MedicareForAll considered by party faction and occupation.
California's Democratic lawmakers are pondering ways to lay the groundwork for a single-payer health care system in the state. Supporters say such a system would cover everyone, streamline an unwieldy bureaucracy and bring down costs. Opponents say it could lead to unacceptably high taxes, a flight of doctors to other states and a rationing of care as patients’ needs overwhelm providers. We explain.
Real Housewives of Orange Country star addresses cancer controversy
In California, there is no legal requirement that medical bills be written in clear language, with all charges explained. This is a sickness that needs curing.
Prices and deductibles are rising. Networks are shrinking. And even some well-off Americans are questioning what they’re paying for.
Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders sparred over health care policy during a debate in Charleston, S.C., on Jan. 17. At one point, Sanders rejected assertions by Clinton that a Sanders presidency could imperil President Barack Obama’s signature legislative initiative, the Affordable Care Act. Clinton said, "There are things we can do to improve (the Affordable Care Act), but to tear it up and start over again, pushing our country back into that kind of a contentious debate, I think is the wrong direction." Sanders countered, "We’re not going to tear up the Affordable Care Act. I helped ...
Save the Children warns rate of infection has tripled in two weeks, fuelled by near-famine conditions and crippled infrastructure
Registered nurses at UPMC Altoona stepped off the job for a one-day strike on Tuesday. Tammy Morgan, a nurse in the Behavioral Health Inpatient Unit, said
At least 37 people killed in blaze at building in Miryang, in south-east of country
Patients in rural areas are at risk of losing access to vital medicines because hundreds of pharmacies are at risk of closure, research has found. An analysis of the country’s 1,900 pharmacies found that up to 300 were at risk because they were not making enough money to cover their costs. DKM, a
The British Red Cross said the NHS faces a ‘humanitarian crisis’ this winter, claims rejected by Jeremy Hunt. What are your experiences of the health service?
Squaremouth is an online company that compares travel insurance products from every major provider in the United States.
Nurse Alex Wubbels said part of the $500,000 settlement will be used to help lead a campaign to stop physical and verbal abuse of nurses on the job.
There’s a lot Democrats would like — except for the abortion restrictions.
Serious workplace violence is on average four times more common in health care than in other private industries.