East Boston Savings Bank is moving into insurance.
Business leaders in Massachusetts say they want to reduce the number of unnecessary visits to hospital emergency rooms.
Two state lawmakers are calling for officials to shine a spotlight on a pending hospital merger that would create the state’s second-largest health care system.
Unionized nurses at a Western Massachusetts hospital have reached a contract deal with management after about 18 months of contentious negotiations and a pair of one-day strikes.
MassDevelopment has issued a $109 million tax-exempt bond for UMass Memorial Health Care, the largest health care system in central Massachusetts.
The National Flood Insurance Program has been in the national news recently in a series of unsympathetic reports.
Clinton Savings Bank, Kaplan Construction and Rogers & Gray Insurance are among the organizations announcing changes to personnel in this week’s roundup.
New England Life Flight Inc. received a $29.34 million tax-exempt lease from MassDevelopment.
State officials signed off Wednesday on the addition of two ambulatory surgery operating rooms at the Baystate Orthopedic Surgery Center in Springfield.
Giving back through academia is a recurring theme in this week’s roundup.
Private health insurers are “waking up to” benefits of price transparency, but work remains to reach the potential for cost savings from providing consumers with more information, according to a new study from the Pioneer Institute.
Winchester-based RE/MAX Leading Edge will partner with Scotti Insurance Agency to provide insurance services via a new agency, Leading Edge Insurance.
Arbella Insurance, Douglas Elliman Real Estate and Peabody Properties are among the organizations announcing changes to personnel in this week’s roundup.
Walgreens Co. has agreed to pay $5.5 million after allegedly overcharging for prescription drugs covered by the state workers’ compensation insurance system.
House and Senate leaders said Tuesday they will try to quickly pass a bill filed by Gov. Charlie Baker, perhaps as soon as this week, in an effort to avoid steep health insurance premium spikes for nearly 1,000 retired teachers and elderly government retirees.
Align Credit Union Lowell-based Align Credit Union promoted Megan Brady to branch manager of its Danvers location. She will oversee daily operations, business development and member service. Brady joined Align in 2011 as a teller and advanced to the position of member...
New reporting requirements for MassHealth and protections against out-of-network billing are among provisions of forthcoming House health care legislation, details Speaker Robert DeLeo sketched out for the first time Friday morning.
Cornerstone Bank and Dedham Institution for Savings help out with homelessness in this week’s roundup.
The insurer Cigna will spend about $52 billion to acquire the nation’s biggest pharmacy benefit manager, Express Scripts, the latest in a string of proposed tie-ups as health care’s bill payers attempt to get a grip on rising costs.
Thursday marked the launch of a major restructuring at MassHealth that will affect the care delivery of 1.2 million people insured by the state Medicaid program, a move intended to improve overall health while containing costs.