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.
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.
Goldman Sachs Asks 'Is Curing Patients A Sustainable Business Model?'Turning the search for medical remedies into a numbers game, analyst Salveen Richter called potential "one shot cures" a bad business decision that will hurt a company's bottom line.
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.
Josh Shapiro Joins Other Attorneys General In Lawsuit Against ACA Executive OrderPennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro says he's joining his counterparts in at least a dozen states to sue the Trump administration over its decision to stop paying cost-sharing subsidies to insurers
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.
Sen. McCain Announces 'No' Vote On GOP's Latest Health Care BillSen. John McCain says he won't vote for the Republican bill repealing former President Barack Obama's health care law.
Rep. Doyle On Graham-Cassidy Bill: 'We Are Talking About People's Lives Here'A study finds the latest GOP effort to end "Obamacare" would take federal dollars away from states that expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.
Senate Rejects Proposal For 'Obamacare' RepealThe Republican-run Senate has rejected a GOP proposal to scuttle President Barack Obama's health care law and give Congress two years to devise a replacement.