Tag Archives: Healthcare

Improving healthcare access in the Pacific Northwest requires better planning, infrastructure

University of British Columbia researchers have developed a data science method that analyzes how easily citizens can access hospitals and walk-in health clinics — and it’s a tool that could eventually help city planners and policymakers build smarter, more equitable cities. The researchers wrote data algorithms for three of the largest cities in the Pacific… Read More »

Senate committee proposes massive bill to lower healthcare costs

Providers and payers were hit with a series of proposed legislation, policies and court action this week that affects drug prices, surprise bills and their contracts. This includes Senate and House committee bills to lower drug costs and for single-payer healthcare, a Health and Human Services announcement ending LGBT discrimination protections in the Affordable Care… Read More »