As More Hospitals Merge, California Eyes Stronger OversightAttorney General Xavier Becerra wants the power to block hospital mergers that he says would limit competition and drive up prices, setting up a fight in the state Legislature this week over the future of health care delivery in the nation's most populous state.
Free Health, Dental Clinic Being Offered In Grass Valley Over WeekendA free dental, vision and medical clinic is being offered this weekend to Nevada County residents.
California Could Be 1st State To Launch Own Generic Prescription Drug LabelCalifornia could become the first state with its own prescription drug label under a proposal Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled Thursday.
California OKs Benefits To Immigrants In Country IllegallyCalifornia has become the first state to offer taxpayer-funded health benefits to young adults living in the country illegally.
California Eyes Health Care For Immigrants In US IllegallyCalifornia lawmakers are considering proposals that would make the state the first in the nation to offer government-funded health care to adult immigrants living in the country illegally.
The 5 Most Expensive Drugs In The United StatesAmericans often pay substantially more for the same drug than people in other countries do.
Goldman Sachs Asks 'Is Curing Patients A Sustainable Business Model?'Turning the search for medical remedies into a numbers game, analyst Salveen Richter called potential "one shot cures" a bad business decision that will hurt a company's bottom line.
Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett And Jamie Dimon Want To Fix Health CareAmazon is partnering with Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase, the nation's largest bank, to get into the health insurance business.
Why Some Californians Are Wincing Over Trump-Backed Health Plan AssociationsJust a few decades ago, small businesses in California often banded together to buy health insurance on the premise that a bigger pool of enrollees would get them a better deal.
Sanders Bill Expands Medicare For All, Lacks Details On CostBernie Sanders was releasing his bill on the same day Republican senators were rolling out details of a last-ditch effort to repeal and replace President Barack Obama's health care law.
Dems Target Swing-District House GOP On Health CareDems used a bus emblazoned with the words "Drive for our Lives" to gin up opposition to vulnerable House Republicans who voted against the ACA with the aim of upending the GOP's majority in next year's midterm elections.
Latino Plaintiffs Sue California Alleging Poor Health CareCalifornia is harming medical care for more than 13 million lower-income residents, more than half of them Latinos, by failing to pay doctors enough to provide proper care, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday.
Analysis: GOP Health Bill Could Cost California $114BCalifornia officials say the state's budget could take a $30 billion annual hit if health care legislation proposed by U.S. Senate Republicans is passed.
CBO Audit Says Senate GOP Health Care Bill Would Leave 22M UninsuredThe Senate health care bill would result in 22 million more uninsured Americans over the next decade compared to current law.
Senate GOP Unveils Health Care Plan; Medicaid Expansion, Individual Mandate On Chopping BlockVermont Sen. Bernie Sanders say the Republican Senate health care proposal is the "most harmful" piece of legislation he has ever seen.