In differences of sex development, hospitals vary widely in terms of treatment and guidance ahead of irreversible procedures, a new study shows.
Poor health tied to unmet social needs is a widespread problem. A Michigan Medicine partnership is examining the questions that community health centers ask to address the issue.
New reports recommend Medicare consider patients’ education level, income, marital status and other health-affecting circumstances when paying or grading health care providers.
A rollback of Medicaid expansion and collapse of the individual insurance market could threaten strides the country has made in advancing rural health.
Offering health insurance coverage to all low-income adults generates an economic impact that more than makes up for the cost of the program.
The pipeline of future physicians still doesn’t reflect the full spectrum of American society — so experts say institutional support should start earlier.