Tag: Health care industry

Tax break helps UnitedHealth 4Q earnings, 2018 guidance soar

UnitedHealth Group's earnings more than doubled in the final quarter of 2017, and the nation's largest insurer hiked its forecast well beyond expectations largely...
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VINCENNES, Ind. — The U.S Department of Veterans Affairs has scheduled a town hall in southwestern Indiana this week to discuss the VA health...
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DENVER — The Veterans Affairs Department is expected to announce this month that a troubled Denver-area hospital under construction is finally complete after years...
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Central Alabama hospitals are over normal capacity due to a large number of patients with flu or flu-like illnesses. ...
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JACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi health officials say that because of a busy flu season, some hospitals, nursing homes and other long-term care facilities may...
The Latest: Psychiatric hospital mulls monitors after escape

HONOLULU — The Latest on a man's escape from a Hawaii psychiatric hospital last year (all times local): ...
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CONWAY, N.H. — Authorities say flooding has damaged the computer data center in a New Hampshire hospital, resulting in no access to electronic medical...
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EUGENE, Ore. — Changes will be made to the Veterans Affairs health care system in Roseburg after an investigation into allegations of mismanagement, misconduct...
Nursing homes swamped Florida governor’s phone after Irma

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — As Hurricane Irma bore down on Florida, Gov. Rick Scott gave out his cellphone number during a conference call with...
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. — A severe flu outbreak is filling Alabama hospitals and emergency rooms, prompting the governor to declare a state of emergency. ...

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