Judge Vows To Move Fast In UPMC-Highmark Case As Deadline Looms A judge plans to rule soon about whether the consent decree between UPMC, Highmark and the attorney general's office can be modified.
Pennsylvania Among States Suing Over Rule Allowing Clinicians To Refuse AbortionsThe rule would let health care clinicians object to providing abortions and other services that conflict with their moral or religious beliefs.
Report: Judge Says UPMC-Highmark Agreement Deadline Cannot Be ExtendedA judge has reportedly ruled that Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro cannot extend the deadline on an agreement between UPMC and Highmark.
Barletta Claims Sen. Casey Campaign Ad On Pre-Existing Conditions Is 'Hurtful, Insensitive'A campaign ad for U.S. Sen. Bob Casey against his Republican challenger, U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, featuring Stacie Ritter and her twin daughters with cancer is stirring up social media.
UPMC Unveils Designs For 3 New Specialty HospitalsUPMC has unveiled its designs for the three new specialty hospitals it plans to build in Pittsburgh.
Health Care, Tech Jobs Top List Of Highest-Paying Work In U.S.Americans eager for a high-paying job might want to focus on two industries: health care and technology.
Pa. Supreme Court Reverses UPMC-Highmark Health Network DecisionThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled that Highmark Medicare Advantage members' access to the UPMC network will end by July 2019.
Trump Administration Tells Court It Won't Defend Key Parts Of Affordable Care ActThe Trump administration won't defend central provisions of the Affordable Care Act, saying in a legal filing Thursday night that key parts of the Affordable Care Act should be invalidated and that the individual mandate is unconstitutional.
Amazon, JPMorgan, Berkshire Hathaway Creating New Health Care CompanyAmazon is diving into health care, teaming up with Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and the New York bank JPMorgan Chase, to create a company that helps their U.S. employees find quality care "at a reasonable cost."
New Deal Between UPMC, Highmark Extends In-Network AccessUnder a new agreement, Highmark health insurance will maintain in-network access to UPMC hospitals in western Pennsylvania.
Maine Sen. Collins Announces Opposition To Health Care Bill, Essentially Killing ItThe last-gasp Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama’s health care law essentially died Monday as Maine Sen. Susan Collins joined a small but decisive cluster of GOP senators in opposing the push.