Tag Archives: Point

Coronavirus Threatens The Lives Of Rural Hospitals Already Stretched To Breaking Point

This story also ran on NPR. This story can be republished for free (details). [UPDATED on March 21] Rural hospitals may not be able to keep their doors open as the coronavirus pandemic saps their cash, their CEOs warn, just as communities most need them. As the coronavirus sweeps across the United States, all hospitals… Read More »

Hey, naysayers: Bristol-Myers’ Celgene buy just chalked up another point in its favor

Bristol-Myers Squibb scored more bragging rights for its coming megamerger: The FDA is now officially reviewing one of the “Big 5” Celgene candidates touted as cornerstones of the deal. And it’s ozanimod, the blockbuster MS prospect whose application the FDA wouldn’t even consider last year. Regulators in both the U.S. and Europe accepted Celgene’s ozanimod filings to… Read More »

Health in 2 Point 00, Episode 71 | Livongo’s SIGNUM 2019, Bobblehead Edition!

Today on Health in 2 Point 00, Jess and I are at Livongo’s SIGNUM 2019 conference in San Francisco—in bobblehead form. In this episode, Jess asks me about my key takeaways from the conference, which focused on chronic condition solutions. It was really exciting to hear how the experience of patients with chronic conditions has… Read More »