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The asthma rate in Puerto Rico is as high as 19% of the population according to some studies. Throughout the rest of the United States, the Centers...
Democratic congressional leadership is pushing to bail out Puerto Rico's Medicaid program through the budget omnibus bill, a Democratic...
The resident commissioner in Washington stresses the need for health funds
The Zika virus is still a significant threat to Puerto Rico, even though it has all but disappeared from the U.S. news cycle and, state health...
With the federal lower house in legislative recess, the key agenda for the Island in September will be focused on health issues and tax reform
Due to the impending end of Obamacare and the uncertainty of whether Puerto Rico will be included in the new US healthcare model, the Government is...
While Mi Salud contracts are shaped, Medicare Advantage rates will be announced today
The strategy calls for including an allocation of up to $900 million in the congressional measure to prevent the partial shutdown of the federal...
That point is critical for many Puerto Ricans in pushing for relief for the island. Many throughout Central Florida reacted with angst last week to...
Some drugs are no longer under the Government Health Plan coverage
The Government sets aside more money for the public debt than what the Oversight Board requested
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico's struggling financial crisis has set off an exodus of medical personnel, leaving physicians with...
They break down the measures to be introduced as of next fiscal year to achieve savings and efficiency
Nonetheless, the impact for local providers is still unclear
By Nick BrownWASHINGTON, April 26 (Reuters) - An adviser to Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello said on Wednesday the distressed U.S. ...