Tag: Fed


Feds should regulate, not ban, vaping to prevent more deaths, says big cannabis firm co-founder

September 17, 2019


The government needs to focus its efforts on regulating vaping products rather than banning them, former Canopy Growth co-CEO Bruce Linton told CNBC on Tuesday. “My worry is when regulators say we’re going to stop it, they will get things […]


Furloughed feds’ health coverage intact, but shutdown still complicates things

January 18, 2019

Via: The Medical News

Joseph Daskalakis’ son was born New Year’s Eve, a little over a week into the current government shutdown, and about 10 weeks before he was expected. Little Oliver ended up in a specialized neonatal intensive care unit, the only one […]


Fed up with rising costs, big US firms dig into health care

June 11, 2018


At its Silicon Valley headquarters, network gear maker Cisco Systems is going to unusual lengths to take control of the relentless increase in its U.S. health-care costs. The company is among a handful of large American employers who are getting […]


Fed keeps rates unchanged as hospitals and healthcare companies benefit

June 16, 2016

Via: Modern Healthcare

The Federal Reserve decided Wednesday to hold interest rates at historic lows, continuing the positive borrowing environment that has aided hospitals and others in the healthcare sector for years.Access to low-cost debt has been good for hospitals and other healthcare […]