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Author: Jack Kelly

Hospitals asks Lightfoot for exemption from Chicago work schedule ordinance

The Illinois Health and Hospital Association and the heads of a number of Chicago-area hospitals are calling on Mayor Lori Lightfoot to exempt them from a proposed ordinance requiring employers to schedule workers two weeks in advance and pay them for last-minute changes.

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State pushing forward managed care expansion for long-term care dual eligibles

The state is pushing forward with an expansion of Medicaid managed care for more than 27,000 members who are also eligible for Medicare and receiving long-term care supports in nursing homes or community-based settings. And it’s adding six more counties to an optional care coordination program for dual eligibles: Christian, Logan, Macon, Menard, Piatt and Sangamon.

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Durbin wants to codify Trump rule requiring drug prices in TV ads

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., introduced legislation Monday that would codify President Trump’s new rule requiring that pharmaceutical companies list drug prices in TV ads. He’s joined on the bipartisan bill by U.S. Sens. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa; Angus King, I-Maine; and Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn.

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MATTER and rMark Bio launch startup-industry innovation matchmaker

MATTER, the premier healthcare incubator and innovation hub, and rMark Bio, an industry-leading life sciences AI company and a MATTER member since 2016, today announced the launch of Origin™ — a new product to further accelerate healthcare innovation via collaboration. Exclusively available to the MATTER community of startup members and partner organizations, Origin combines the […]

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