Hospitals say President Donald Trump's expected declaration that the opioid epidemic is a national crisis will have little impact on their strategies to combat abuse.
Doctors need to take a more active role in addressing guns and gun violence with their patients, according to one of the nation's leading medical journals.
Mainland healthcare providers are leading relief efforts in Puerto Rico as the public health situation threatens to become increasingly more hazardous.
The mass shooting in Las Vegas last week put the spotlight once again on firearm safety in the U.S.
Behavioral health experts say that caring for the mental health of victims and their families after traumatic events like the mass shooting in Las Vegas last week is an essential part of disaster response.
A new study sheds additional light on some of the economic and clinical burdens gun violence places on the healthcare system.
Years of systemic issues within Puerto Rico's health system and a delay in government aid following Hurricane Maria could make for a much more difficult and longer recovery compared with similar relief efforts in Texas and Florida.
Fall is here and so is flu season, which typically stretches from October to April. Five percent to 20% of the U.S. population is hit with the virus annually and roughly 200,000 people are hospitalized, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Hawaii has asked Medicaid to reimburse the state for helping people find and keep housing. It's a plan the state hopes will help cut healthcare spending.
In the last decade, supply chain has moved away from being focused solely on acquisition costs to become a core strategic partner within many healthcare organizations. The essential link that ties together all of the various stakeholders in the continuum of care, supply chain is uniquely positioned...
Influenza vaccination rates among both the public and healthcare providers have remained relatively unchanged over the past few years, according to a new government report.
An outbreak of hepatitis A within the homeless populations in several California counties could mean higher healthcare utilization and costs for area providers.