Priyanka Dayal McCluskey

Priyanka Dayal McCluskey covers health care and biotechnology for the Globe’s business section. She previously worked as a health reporter at the Boston Herald and a business reporter at the Worcester Telegram & Gazette. She grew up in Central Massachusetts and studied journalism at Boston University.

Latest stories

Harvard Pilgrim expands use of novel drug purchasing deals

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The health insurer signed two more deals to pay for expensive drugs based on how effectively they treat patients, a strategy aimed at reining in medical spending.

Steward makes first out-of-state acquisition

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Steward Health Care System agreed to buy eight hospitals in three states from Franklin, Tenn.-based Community Health Systems Inc.

Tracing Lahey’s link to Bermuda

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Lahey Hospital and Medical Center is one of several US hospitals that provide specialty care in Bermuda — a venture that put it at the center of a federal lawsuit.

Special panel recommends regulating hospital rate increases

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The controversial proposal comes after months of discussions at the commission, which was convened to study the wide variation in prices at different Mass. hospitals.