Summit Health CEO Jeff Alter discusses how the acquisition by Walgreens’ VillageMD will affect the company’s growth trajectory.
Mental health patients are staying in hospital emergency departments longer, prompting providers to lobby for regulatory and legislative fixes.
Healthcare lost jobs in December amid lackluster economy-wide gains
Nursing homes and hospitals shed jobs in the final month of 2021, tempering gains in the ambulatory sector. The economy’s overall gain of 199,000 jobs fell far below economists’ projections.