U.S. Regulators Approve First Digital Pill To Track PatientsThe Food and Drug Administration has approved the first drug in the United States with a digital ingestion tracking system, in an unprecedented move to ensure that patients with mental illness take the medicine prescribed for them.
Health Care Enrollment Counselors Facing Stiff ChallengesIt's not easy being an advocate for the Affordable Care Act right now. The Trump administration has taken numerous steps to undermine the law, and many states are doing little to promote coverage as health insurance open enrollment begins.
Dallas-Based Tenet Healthcare To Slash 1,300 JobsTenet Healthcare plans to cut 1,300 jobs, more than 1 percent of its workforce, in an attempt to cut costs as it reported a quarterly loss of $367 million.
Mobile Mammogram Clinic Coming To North TexasHundreds of women will have access to preventive healthcare this fall: mammograms, clinical breast exams and pap tests.
Trump To Halt Subsidies To Health InsurersThe White House says in a statement that the Department of Health and Human Services has determined there is no appropriation for cost-sharing reduction payments to insurers under the Obamacare law.
Republicans Make Desperate Bid To Save Health Care BillIn a late bid to win votes and stave off defeat, Republicans were adding $14.5 billion to the measure for states.
Kimmel Says Cassidy "Lied Right To My Face" On HealthcareJimmy Kimmel said that Sen. Bill Cassidy "lied right to my face" by going back on his word to ensure any healthcare overhaul passes a test named for him. Cassidy responded on Wednesday morning.
Rowlett Nurse Sentenced To 4 Years In Federal Prison56-year-old registered nurse Charity Eleda will also have to pay $397,294.51 in restitution to Medicare.
McCain Returns To Congress To Cheers From Fellow SenatorsThe 80-year-old McCain had a visible scar above his left eye after doctors removed a blood clot earlier this month.
Trump Blasts Congress Over Health Care Bill's FailurePresident Trump blasted congressional Democrats and "a few Republicans" on Tuesday over the failure of the GOP effort to rewrite the Obama health care law, and warned, "we will return."
Poll: Three-Quarters Of Americans Say They Lack InfluenceThree-quarters of Americans agree that people like themselves have too little influence in Washington, rare unanimity across political, economic, racial and geographical lines.
Lawmakers Reach Agreement On Stalled VA Accountability BillCongressional Republicans and Democrats have reached agreement on a bill to make it easier for the Department of Veterans Affairs to fire its employees. It's part of an accountability effort touted by President Donald Trump.