Doctors continue strike for 2nd day against NMC Bill; health services crippled

New Delhi: Protests against the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill 2019 continued on Friday, despite Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan persuading doctors and medical students to end the strike in interest of patients. Harsh Vardhan on Friday met protesting doctors, members of medical [Read More…]

This exec has spent her whole career in health care, and even she couldn’t get her hospital bill fixed

Kristin Baker Spohn Kristin Baker Spohn, the newest health-tech investor at Social Capital Kristin Baker Spohn was recently named the newest health-tech investor at Social Capital, where she’ll work alongside early Facebook investor Chamath Palihapitiya and focus on early-stage start-ups. [Read More…]

Privately, health plan worries Senate bill would “cause most small employers’ premiums to go up”

    Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images A large health plan is privately expressing concern that a little-noticed provision in the Senate health bill could drive up premiums for small business health plans. Sign up for VoxCare Vox’s daily email [Read More…]