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The consumerization of healthcare: the good, the bad, the baffling

Feb 16, 2019 (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
As consumers start to drive their healthcare experience, concerns about healthcare spending savvy and information overload come to...
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State Highlights: Conn. Advocacy Group Aims To Give Undocumented Access To Health Insurance; Insurer Underpaid California Hospitals For ER Services, Jury Rules

Feb 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Connecticut, California, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, New Hampshire, Texas, Wyoming, Minnesota, Georgia, Louisiana and...
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Weakest sperm left behind at 'gates' along reproductive path, study finds

Feb 15, 2019 , CNN Health
The race to fertilize an egg is a ruthless one -- and now, scientists have shed more light on the punishing obstacle course attempted by hundreds of millions of sperm cells in their bid to get there first....
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Lessons learned from Mayo Clinic's 'interactive care plan' rollout

Feb 14, 2019 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The app-based tool highlights patients' goals and helps them manage conditions at...
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State Highlights: Liver Donor Malpractice Case Goes To Trial In Massachusetts After Both Men Die; Facility In Texas Proposed For Immigrant Children Contains Toxins, Group Says

Feb 14, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Massachusetts, Texas, California, Ohio, Kansas, Nevada, Minnesota, and...
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Walgreens Boots Alliance shares progress on CSR efforts

Feb 13, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Walgreens Boots Alliance’s latest report on its corporate social responsibility action highlights its efforts to prevent opioid abuse, support cancer patients and their families and address such health issues as malnutrition in the communities it serves. Read More...
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State Highlights: One Of NYC’s Top Public Health Officials Looks For ‘A Different Way Of Doing Business’; Texas Bogged Down With Massive Backlog Of Patients Requesting Balance Billing Mediation

Feb 13, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from New York, Texas, Florida, Massachusetts, Wyoming, California, Arizona, Minnesota, Iowa, Maryland and...
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PerceptiMed’s will-call tech gets deployed at Nebraska pharmacy

Feb 12, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
PerceptiMed's ScripClip system features clear plastic hanging bags with LED lights embedded in each bag’s handle, which is meant to make will-call pick up faster. Read More...
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Measles Outbreak: Many States Are Inadequately Vaccinated According To Expert

Feb 12, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
As several reports emerge highlighting measles outbreaks across the country, Virginia Tech infectious disease expert points out that inadequate vaccine coverage in states like Washington may help explain why. According to infectious disease ecologist, Kate Langwig, “for populations to be fully prot......
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With Gene Therapy, University Of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center Targets Rare Form Of Childhood Blindness

Feb 12, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Eye troubles detected at infancy began to take their toll when Emma Kate Roden started walking. The toddler would often bump into things because of poor eyesight. Now age 7, a rare genetic condition has continued to eat away at her vision. She can’t see after dark, so there are night lights in eve......
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State Highlights: Bitter CRISPR Dispute Could Be Revived As University Of California Is Granted Patent; Arizona Nursing Facility Backtracks Over Closure

Feb 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from California, Arizona, Massachusetts, Florida, Missouri, Georgia, Minnesota, Ohio, Texas and Colorado....
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Coordinating Care for Patients with Heart Failure and Diabetes

Feb 08, 2019 , CardioSmart
Diabetes worsens outcomes for people with diastolic heart failure, highlighting the need for coordinated...
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Athenahealth shareholders vote in favor of $5.7 billion purchase

Feb 08, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Athenahealth's shareholders have given the green light for the EHR vendor to be purchased by two private equity firms in a deal worth $5.7 billion. They also supported a generous compensation package for the company's executive officers...
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5 lessons from Sunny Delight’s ‘depressed’ tweet

Feb 08, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
During the Super Bowl, the beverage brand’s social media manager tweeted, ‘I can’t do this anymore.’ Many brand managers piled on as the conversation grew—with mixed...
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State Highlights: Strong Gun Safety Proposals Make Headway In More Than 12 States; Health Industry Joins Contributors To Massachusetts Attorney General

Feb 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from New York, Texas, Massachusetts, Michigan, California, North Carolina, Ohio, Florida, Georgia and...
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Big Health follows up Sleepio with Daylight, an app for anxiety

Feb 07, 2019 (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
Like its predecessor, the app combines artistic presentation with proven cognitive behavioral therapy...
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State Highlights: Health Department Bans Foods With CBD In New York City Restaurants; Texas Mediation Program Tries To Aid Patients With Surprise Medical Bills

Feb 07, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from New York, Texas, Hawaii, Arizona, New Hampshire, Georgia, Louisiana and...
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Return of French farmer's case keeps Monsanto in legal spotlight

Feb 07, 2019 , Reuters
A decade-old lawsuit in which a French farmer with neurological problems accuses Monsanto of not providing adequate safety warnings for a weedkiller returns to court on Wednesday, adding to health claims faced by the Bayer-owned firm....
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PerfectServe acquires AI scheduling technology for physicians, mobile patient engagement tool

Feb 06, 2019 (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
This morning the clinical communication and collaboration company announced that it would be acquiring Lightning Bolt Solutions and...
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State Highlights: Michigan Governor Restructures Environmental Agency In Flint Aftermath; Indiana School Sup Resigns After Helping Student Without Insurance

Feb 06, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlet report on news from Michigan, Indiana, Hawaii, Texas, Washington, Oregon, Tennessee, Arizona, California, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maryland and Florida....
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