A new study of physicians and health plan executives reveals some progress toward achieving value-based care, but indicates health information technology, such as electronic health records (EHRs) are still not bridging many critical gaps.

U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) takes questions at a news conference in Washington, U.S. May 12, 2016. Reuters/Jim Bourg/Files U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan unveiled a Republican healthcare agenda on Wednesday that would repeal Obamacare but keep some of its more popular provisions. The proposal is part of Ryan’s blueprint, […]

Express Scripts Holding Co, the largest manager of prescription drug plans for U.S. employers and health plans, said it has reached deals to cover two costly new cholesterol drugs and expects to spend no more than $750 million on them next year. The injected drugs – Repatha from Amgen Inc and Praluent from partners Regeneron […]