CNN.com– The Trump administration is expanding employers’ ability to give workers cash to buy heath care coverage elsewhere, including on the Obamacare exchanges, senior officials announced Monday.
EmployeeBenefitAdviser.com – While the majority of employer-sponsored healthcare plans offered in the United States cover the cost of telemedicine,many employees don’t take advantage of the service.
FierceHealthcare.com – At his surgery center near San Diego, Rodney Davis wore scrubs, was referred to as “Dr. Rod” and carried the title of director of surgery. But he was a physician assistant, not a doctor, who anesthetized patients and performed liposuction with little input from his supervising doctor, court records show.
Xconomy.com – Many large drug companies go to extraordinary lengths to fend off generic competition and extend the life of their patents, but Gilead today announced a highly unusual move in the opposite direction.