Priyanka Dayal McCluskey

Priyanka Dayal McCluskey covers the health care industry for the Boston Globe. Her coverage includes health business and policy. She previously reported on business, politics, and general news for the Worcester Telegram & Gazette. She also covered health and medicine for the Boston Herald before joining the Globe in 2014. She grew up in Central Massachusetts and is a graduate of Boston University.

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Lifespan says Partners takeover of Care New England would cost R.I.

By and Dan McGowan , Globe Staff

Seeking to block a deal between two of its rivals, Rhode Island’s largest health care provider went on the offensive Wednesday.

Community hospitals are teaming up to save money

By , Globe Staff

The Massachusetts Value Alliance includes hospitals that are working together to slash costs by buying some supplies and services together.

In Boston visits, Trump health officials ridicule ‘Medicare for All’ plans

By , Globe Staff

The secretary of Health and Human Services and the administrator of Medicare and Medicaid assailed the Affordable Care Act as a failure.

Patients can get paid to shop for health care. But there are challenges

By , Globe Staff

As a strategy to tackle growing health care costs, many employers and insurers now offer cash rewards for patients who choose less-expensive facilities. The results have been modest.