CPBJ - Health Care http://www.cpbj.com/section/health_care Health Care News Health Care en-us Copyright 2018 Central Penn Business Journal Sat, 24 Feb 2018 16:52:27 EST Sat, 24 Feb 2018 16:52:27 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180223/CPBJ01/180229926&source=RSS Wolf joins governors' push for health care reform Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf joined a bipartisan group of governors Friday in issuing a broad outline for ways states can reform the nation's health care system. Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180223/CPBJ01/180229926&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180223/CPBJ01/180229933&source=RSS New owner takes reins at Dauphin County senior-care provider Mike James was looking for a new career when he took what he thought would be a temporary job at Home Instead Senior Care in Susquehanna Township. Fri, 23 Feb 2018 09:32:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180223/CPBJ01/180229933&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180223/CPBJ01/180229944&source=RSS Tax exemption brings scrutiny for nonprofit health systems As UPMC Pinnacle and WellSpan Health consolidate more practices and more hospitals into their networks, they can often seem to patients like behemoths swallowing up the health care landscape. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 15:12:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180223/CPBJ01/180229944&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180223/CPBJ01/180229965&source=RSS Patients seek relief as medical marijuana dispensary opens On a soggy Friday morning outside a small brick office in Hampden Township, a dozen patients sat outside waiting for their opportunity to be Central Pennsylvania's first legal marijuana users. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180223/CPBJ01/180229965&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229995&source=RSS Feds outline new rules on short-term insurance New rules proposed by the federal government could open up consumer options for short-term health insurance plans. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:51:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180220/CPBJ01/180229987&source=RSS Highmark exec joins Hershey Medical Center board In its first move since announcing a 1 billion partnership with the insurance carrier, Penn State Health appointed an executive of Highmark to the board of the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:08:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180220/CPBJ01/180229987&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180219/CPBJ01/180219885&source=RSS Lancaster startup unveils deal with NBA team A Lancaster-based health care technology startup has disclosed its first major deal with a professional sports team. Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180219/CPBJ01/180219885&source=RSS