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November 15, 2023

What is the Future of Telehealth?

The pandemic accelerated America’s transition to telehealth, with easing regulatory hurdles supporting a 63-fold increase in digital care.

November 14, 2023

U.S. Life Expectancy Gap Widens

U.S. life expectancy declined again during 2021, and the longevity gap between women and men continues to widen.

November 10, 2023

Another Credible Health Care Cybersecurity Threat

The federal government is warning the health care community about another emerging digital threat that recently targeted an organization providing medical scans and radiology services.

November 08, 2023

Senate Bill Would Delay DSH Cuts for 2 Years

The U.S. Senate Finance Committee unanimously advanced a health care bill that would delay $8 billion in funding cuts for Pennsylvania’s safety-net and rural hospitals for two years.

November 07, 2023

A Focus on Drug Shortages

The nation continues to grapple with shortages of nearly 130 over-the-counter and prescription medications, including Adderall, amoxicillin, and certain cancer treatments that have been in short supply this year.

November 03, 2023

November is National Family Caregivers Month

National Family Caregivers Month (NFCM) is a time to recognize and honor family caregivers around the country, and is spearheaded by the Caregiver Action Network, a nonprofit organization that provides free education, peer support, and resources to family caregivers.