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Stem Cell Therapy Shows Early Promise Against Macular Degeneration

Jan 20, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Stem Cell Therapy Shows Early Promise Against Macular DegenerationCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/17/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/18/2019 12:00:00...
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Civica Rx aims to stabilize fragile pharmaceutical supply chain

Jan 20, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Seemingly intractable drug shortages have spawned Civica Rx, which maps out a phased approach to bringing more generic drugs to...
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How the CMS picks winners of valuable quality measure contracts

Jan 20, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Healthcare quality analysts say favoritism toward incumbents and fear of disrupting the status quo are major reasons why the same groups are repeatedly selected to develop and maintain quality measures for the...
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Air Pollution Increases ER Visits for Breathing Problems, but Rate Depends on Age, Pollutant and Lung Disease

Jan 20, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
As levels of ozone and fine particulate pollution (PM2.5) rise, more patients end up in the ER with breathing problems, according to the largest U.S. study of air pollution and respiratory emergency room visits of patients of all ages. The study was published online in the American Thoracic Society’......
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Are GPOs, PBMs part of the drug cost problem or the solution?

Jan 20, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The middlemen of group purchasing organizations and pharmacy benefit managers remain a central part of the drug pricing and shortage...
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FOTO's CMS-Designated Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) Provides Rehab Therapists Extensive Choice In Measure Selection

Jan 20, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Focus on Therapeutic Outcomes, Inc. (FOTO), a provider of web-based patient outcomes management solutions, risk-adjusted functional assessments, and predictive analytics, is pleased to announce its endorsement as a Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Servic......
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Researchers Report Acute Findings From Havana Embassy Phenomenon

Jan 20, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Beginning in late 2016, U.S. diplomats and family members stationed in Havana, Cuba, reported a number of sudden-onset symptoms, including dizziness, ear pain and tinnitus. They noted a high frequency, loud and very localized sound that sometimes followed them as they moved through a room. For the f......
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Driving With Dementia -- New Guidance For Doctors

Jan 20, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
New guidance on when people living with dementia should stop driving has been published to support doctors and other health care professionals. 'Driving with Dementia or Mild Cognitive Impairment' helps medical teams with the appropriate assessment and management of patients. Researchers from Newc......
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Brain's Cerebellum Found To Influence Addictive And Social Behavior

Jan 20, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
In a study published online today in the journal Science, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, part of Montefiore, prove for the first time that the brain's cerebellum—long thought to be mainly involved in coordinating movement—helps control the brain's reward circuitry. The surprisin......
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'Missing link' in human history confirmed after long debate

Jan 20, 2019 , CNN Health
Early humans were still swinging from trees two million years ago, scientists have said, after confirming a set of contentious fossils represent a "missing link" in humanity's family tree....
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Measles sickens 19 in Washington state. Portland Trail Blazers fans may have been exposed

Jan 20, 2019 , CNN Health
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Week Ahead: Congressional advisory panel takes up DSH allotments

Jan 20, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission is slated to meet to review recommendations on disproportionate-share hospital allotments, upper payment limit compliance, measuring program integrity and...
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Health systems fire up business incubators

Jan 20, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Hospitals and health systems are launching their own incubators and partnering with existing organizations to gain access to entrepreneurs' innovative...
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Frailty a Risk Factor for Dementia

Jan 20, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Frailty a Risk Factor for DementiaCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/18/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/18/2019 12:00:00...
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Nearly 1 in 4 Antibiotic Rx Still Inappropriate in US

Jan 20, 2019 , RxList
Almost one quarter (23.2%) of outpatient antibiotic prescriptions in the United States are inappropriate, according to an analysis of new diagnosis codes and insurance claims data from 19.2 million...
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How To Give A Good Medical History To Get Better Health Care

Jan 20, 2019 , Forbes
A key to the ideal health care visit takes forethought. The end result will likely result in time savings and reduced angst plus provide a higher likelihood of a good outcome for your visit. What is this key? Write out a narrative of your problem in advance of your visit. This article explains...
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Q&A: Sanford Health CEO Krabbenhoft discusses growth, acquisition of Good Samaritan

Jan 20, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Sanford Health CEO Kelby Krabbenhoft is aiming for growth outside of the organization's core hospital...
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Ending Pharmacy Dispute, Walmart Renews Contract With CVS Heath's PBM

Jan 19, 2019 , Forbes
Ending a dispute over prices, CVS Health said Walmart will continue to use its Caremark pharmacy benefit management (PBM) commercial and managed Medicaid retail pharmacy networks as part of a new multiyear...
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Perdue Chicken Nuggets Recalled For Wood Particles

Jan 19, 2019 , WebMD
The problem was discovered when Perdue received three complaints from consumers that wood was in the...
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Shopko Bankruptcy Puts 146 Pharmacies In Play For CVS, Walgreens And Kroger

Jan 19, 2019 , Forbes
Shopko said it will exit the pharmacy business, putting 146 pharmacies for sale following filed for bankruptcy protection Wednesday with plans to close about 40 additional stores, sell assets and possibly seek an equias part of plan to exit the prescription business, the retailer confirmed...
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