Clinical Change

Healthcare price transparency trend shows increasing support by US physicians but hospitals and labs are slow to respond

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina expands a website that allows consumers to check the prices charged by physicians; Clinical labs are watching the price transparency trend Once again, a major health insurer has raised the stakes on transparency of the prices charged by physicians, hospitals, clinical laboratories, and anatomic pathology groups. Blue Cross […]

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New $35m health innovation fund in Queensland

The Palaszczuk Government is leading Australia with a new $35 million innovation fund to provide more targeted services to patients. Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Cameron Dick said today that the new fund would lead to better cooperation between GPs, hospitals and medical clinics. “Today I am proud to announce a $35 million integrated […]

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