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A second opinion

Capital Goods: The governor soothes irritated health-care providers by backing away from a plan for managed-care companies to run Medicaid.

2014-04

Snuffed out

Cover story: Snuffed out: The end of the old Tar Heel economy began with the surgeon general's report.
 

2014-03

Behind the hospital bill

Feature: Behind the hospital bill: Will revealing prices — which are all over the place — send patients surgery shopping?
 

2014-03

The annual checkup

Feature: The annual checkup: We examine the data to determine the state's best hospitals, plus offer second opinions from other popular rankings.
 

2014-03

Statewide: Eastern region, February 2014

Monthy report of business news from the Eastern region.

2014-02

Statewide: Triangle region, February 2014

Monthy report of business news from the Triangle region.

2014-02

Statewide: Triad region, February 2014

Monthy report of business news from the Triad region.

2014-02

Best Doctors 2013

The Best Doctors in North Carolina by specialty.

2013-12

Critical care


Feature: Crtical care. It’s what these small hospitals provide the economies of remote, rural counties.

2013-11

Regional Report Triangle June 2013

Cary-based nonprofit EntreDot Enterprises helps entrepreneurs connect the dots and learn how to make their businesses a success.

2013-06

Regional Report Triangle May 2013

No life-science company in the Triangle completed an initial public offering last year, illustrating the industry’s struggles since the recession. But three already have gone or filed to go public in 2013.

2013-05

Behind the checkout counter

The Fresh Market’s slip in same-store sales won’t spoil the grocer’s expansion plans.

2013-05

Regional Report Triad May 2013

Piedmont Triad Research Park in Winston-Salem is rebranded as Wake Forest Innovation Quarter.

2013-05

Medical evidence

Hospitals will have to prove to insurers they provide quality care as pay-for-performance contracts prevail.

2013-03

Regional Report Triangle February 2013

As a candidate for governor, Republican Pat McCrory pledged to make government more responsive to business, so he stocked his cabinet with secretaries who have executive experience, most of them in the private sector.  

2013-02

Business bloopers 2012

2012 — North Carolina's year in bloopers.

2013-01

Best Doctors 2012

The Best Doctors in North Carolina by specialty.

2012-12

Regional Report Triad December 2012

The Triad recently became the only region with five of the state’s 10 largest health systems after Carolinas HealthCare System and UNC Health Care made inroads there.

2012-12

It takes time to heal

Patients are willing to pay a premium to get extra time from physicians at concierge medical practices.

2012-12

Regional Report Triangle October 2012

Durham-based BioSignia Inc. says it can tame health-care increases for employers through its Web-based software that generates employee health assessments and the recent acquisition of a company that creates wellness programs

2012-10