Tufts Medical Center
It’s the most common reason people call in sick to work and kids miss school. Many people will try anything to fight back against the illness.
Tufts Medical Center and Vanguard Health Systems have been awarded an $88 million loan by Medicare to launch a new, non-profit, co-operative health insurance plan with a very different business model.
Tufts Medical Center is creating a cancer center just for young adults – something that hasn’t existed in Boston before.
Boston Bruins president Cam Neely is making a big donation to Tufts Medical Center, all in honor of his late mother.
The three-year agreement comes after months of sometime acrimonious negotiations. At one point, the sides walked out on each other.
In two months, as many as 200,000 Massachusetts residents may have to find new doctors.
Negotiations have broken down over rate increases for Tufts. Blue Cross says those increases would amount to double-digits for the medical center.
The 18-month agreement came just hours before nurses were set to walk off their job, and after Tufts Medical Center in Boston had hired hundreds of replacement nurses as they braced for a possible strike.
A planned strike by nurses at Tufts Medical Center in Boston has been averted by a last minute labor deal.
The list of the state’s best hospitals is out, and again, the biggest names came out on top.