A state senator hopes new legislation will help curb the sticker shock many Angelenos face after a visit to the hospital.
The largest group of doctors in California called on Monday for the legalization of marijuana throughout the state.
Blue Shield has announced that its California policyholders will be getting a $283 million credit on their December insurance premiums.
Embattled Chief Michael Sellers left on paid medical leave at the height of the Kelly Thomas controversy this summer.
If you’re like nearly half of all Americans, you have likely put off going to the doctor or picking up your prescription in order to save some money.
Nonprofit group Public Citizen alleges that over 700 doctors who were disciplined by their hospitals or HMOs have yet to face any action from the state.
Gov. Jerry Brown has vetoed legislation that would have kept adult day health care centers from closing.
How can you better protect yourself from medical ID theft? Privacy consultant Mari Frank has some answers.
Hospital officials on Friday said there is a plan in place to ensure thousands of Westside medical personnel will be able to get to work during the upcoming 405 freeway shutdown later this month.
Dr. Sim Carlisle Hoffman, 59, of Newport Beach, and three of his employees are accused of over-billing for unnecessary or never-performed procedures to the tune of $17 million.
More than 5,600 mail carriers were victims last year of dog attacks, a widespread problem that cost the U.S. Postal Service nearly $1.2 million in medical expenses, the government said Thursday.
Nearly two dozen medical marijuana dispensaries are suing Los Angeles over a planned lottery to determine which clinics remain in business.
If you’re sick or injured, researchers say you may be taking your life in your hands by going to the one place that can help you.
A California judge has ordered a street racer to pay the medical bills of a driver paralyzed in a crash.
Los Angeles County officials say a laptop stolen from a health center contained the medical records of 667 people and they’ve warned those patients of a privacy breach.