Penn State Health opens new $375M hospital in Lancaster County

October 4th 2022

It’s Penn State Health’s second new hospital in a year. Joseph Frank of Penn State Health talked with Chief Healthcare Executive about building a staff and planning for growth.

Health groups press Justice Department to stop attacks aimed at children's hospitals, doctors

October 4th 2022

They want Attorney General Merrick Garland to stop threats targeting providers of gender-affirming healthcare. Social media platforms also must curb the rhetoric that incites threats and attacks, they said.

Hospitals improve in August, but stuck in red for 8th consecutive month

October 3rd 2022

Despite some revenue growth, many hospitals are likely to finish the year in negative territory, Kaufman Hall said in its latest report.

Women earn less than men, and their health suffers due to the pay gap

October 3rd 2022

Typically, women earn 80 cents for every dollar earned by men. Closing the disparity in pay would improve health outcomes in women, advocates say.

Congress gives rural hospitals a reprieve, for now

October 3rd 2022

Federal programs that provide critical aid to rural hospitals were set to expire at the end of September. Lawmakers approved a provision in the short-term spending bill to sustain funding into December.