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Public Safety Agencies Pilot Artificial Intelligence To Aid In First Response

Oct 18, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Imagine a first responder answering the call to a natural disaster, a house fire, or an active shooter incident where there may be multiple injuries and unknown casualties. The information the responder needs to fulfill the mission is immeasurable. When you also consider the volume of data they rec......
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White House Wants Prices in Drug Ads, But Big Pharma Fights Back

Oct 17, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: White House Wants Prices in Drug Ads, But Big Pharma Fights BackCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/15/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/16/2018 12:00:00...
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White House and Big Pharma square off over drug prices on TV

Oct 17, 2018 , CNN Health
Vowing to put American patients first, US Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Monday blasted the pharmaceutical industry for not doing enough to bring down drug prices and announced what he called "historic action": a proposal requiring drug manufacturers to include the list price of any drug paid for by Medicare or Medicaid in television ads....
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Hurricane Preparedness Tips From A Disaster Nurse

Oct 16, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Ms. L. was a Cambodian refugee who came to live in Mississippi near the coast. She owned two greenhouses and made her living by growing water spinach. It was hard work, but she had built up her list of restaurants that bought her product. In August 2005 Hurricane Katrina hit and Ms. L. had to eva......
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Startup connecting seniors to college students for companionship, services lands $2.4M

Oct 16, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Miami-based Papa's tech-enabled platform lets elders reach out to college students for transportation, household chores and...
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Trump signs industry-backed legislation ending ‘gag clauses’

Oct 14, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
President Trump today signed legislation prohibiting "gag clauses" at a ceremony at the White House, which was attended by executives from the National Association of Chain Drug Stores and the National Community Pharmacists Association. Read More...
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ASHP CEO Attends White House Bill Signing On Pharmacy Gag Clause

Oct 12, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
ASHP CEO Paul W. Abramowitz, Pharm.D., Sc.D. (Hon.), FASHP, today attended a White House ceremony to commemorate the signing of S. 2553 and S. 2554, the “Know the Lowest Price Act” and “Patient Right to Know Drug Prices Act,” respectively. The new laws prohibit health plans from restricting pharmac......
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As China Hunts For New Cures, Investors Flood U.S. Biotech Firms With Cash

Oct 11, 2018 , Forbes
China is investing record amounts of money into U.S.-based healthcare and pharmaceutical startups, as it seeks to become a powerhouse in developing new...
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AANP Applauds Congressional Passage of Final Opioid Legislation

Oct 06, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) commends the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate for their bipartisan commitment to combat the opioid crisis with the passage of comprehensive opioid legislation. The final bill, advancing to President Trump for signature, contains a v......
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Got Teens With Allergies And Asthma? They Want Halloween Fun Too

Oct 05, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
If you have a teenager in the house, long gone are the days when they started planning their Halloween costumes on the first day of school. But that doesn’t mean they don’t want to have a good time when Halloween rolls around. And that’s also true for teens who suffer from allergies and asthma. “Te......
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Kavanaugh sexual assault hearing evokes early Soviet mock trials

Oct 04, 2018 , CNBC Health
The way the Kavanaugh hearing was handled by some senators and the White House was evocative  did at times look similar to that of early Soviet mock trials, according to a Russian Literature scholar in The...
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House call tech company Heal introduces Apple Health Record support

Oct 02, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Consenting patients booking appointments through Heal may now opt to have their personal health records automatically and securely shared with a house call...
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NACDS applauds Congress for including its recommendations in opioid bill

Oct 02, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The opioid-abuse-prevention legislation crafted by the Senate and House of Representatives includes four of the policy topics recommended by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores. Read More...
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Cardiogram, insurers offer $1,000 of free life insurance in exchange for wearable data

Sep 28, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Cardiogram has teamed up with insurers Amica Life and Greenhouse Life Insurance Company to give users free life insurance to collect...
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Predictable, Preventable And Deadly: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning After Storms

Sep 28, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Severe weather events, such as summer hurricanes, tornadoes, and winter snow storms often result in widespread and prolonged power outages, interrupting essential household functions, including home heating. Power losses may also compromise food storage and home cooling devices. In such a scenario, ......
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Household Chemicals Harming Your Cat's Thyroid?

Sep 27, 2018 , WebMD
Prior studies have suggested that high exposure to PFAS may negatively affect thyroid function in humans, and this new study finds that might also be true for people's four-legged...
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Are Household Chemicals Harming Your Cat's Thyroid?

Sep 27, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Are Household Chemicals Harming Your Cat's Thyroid?Category: Health NewsCreated: 9/26/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/26/2018 12:00:00...
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Dana Mariani joins AAM as policy director

Sep 26, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The Association for Accessible Medicines is welcoming Dana Mariani, formerly from Guidehouse, to its policy and strategic alliances team. Read More...
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House passes insurer, PBM anti-gag clause bills

Sep 26, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The U.S. House of Representatives and Senate have both passed measures to halt the use of "gag clauses" by insurers and pharmacy benefit managers. President Donald Trump is expected to sign the bills...
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Drinking water violations more common in impoverished counties

Sep 26, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Drinking water violations may be more common in U.S. counties with greater numbers of minorities, low-income families, and uninsured households, a new report suggests....
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