Tag Archives: Healthcare

Health Catalyst IPO: U.S. healthcare ‘just scratching the surface’ of data-driven improvements

Shares of Salt Lake City-based analytics vendor Health Catalyst began trading on NASDAQ on Thursday. The initial public offering had been a long time coming. Way back in 2015, Healthcare IT News reported that the firm was eyeing an IPO, as it made inroads with blue chip clients such as Kaiser and Partners and its… Read More »

Joe Biden unveils healthcare plan casting ‘Medicare for all’ as ‘getting rid of Obamacare’

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden released a healthcare proposal Monday that cast the “Medicare for all” approach of others running for the nomination as “starting from scratch” and an attack on the signature achievement of his former boss. The former vice president, who told President Barack Obama when he signed the healthcare law that it… Read More »

Trump admin opens door to fundamental changes in healthcare benefits

The Trump administration has opened the door to altering how healthcare benefits are provided to millions of American employees. A new rule, set to go into effect next year, will allow employers to provide workers with funds to shop for coverage on their own, an option that could dramatically upend employer-sponsored coverage.  Instead of working with… Read More »