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147 Articles Matching "morgan"

This patient's medical record said she'd given birth twice — in fact, she'd never been pregnant

Dec 10, 2018 , CNBC Health
Medical record errors are extremely common and can be life-threatening. For 20-year-old patient Morgan Gleason, it took many hours to fix a glaring...
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You have two ages, chronological and biological. Here's why it matters

Dec 01, 2018 , CNN Health
Reminiscent of a scene from "The Social Network," the whiteboard in researcher and professor Morgan Levine's Yale Medical School office is covered in a series of letters and numbers. She clicks the red cap back onto the dry erase marker and steps back to admire her work....
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The Amazon-Berkshire-JPM health venture just hired first female exec, from a big insurance company

Nov 20, 2018 , CNBC Health
Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and J.P. Morgan have hired Dana Safran from Blue Cross Blue...
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Startups wanted: Health 2.0 hosts VentureConnect events at JP Morgan, HIMSS19

Nov 17, 2018 jonah.comstock@himssmedia.com (MobiHealthNews), Mobile Health News
Application windows are closing soon for two chances to get your startup in front of...
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St. Luke’s Hires New Cardiac Surgeons As It Works To Overhaul Troubled Houston Heart Transplant Program

Oct 23, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
After losing its Medicare certification, the transplant center had temporarily suspended its program in June in order to review the deaths of patients following heart transplants. In a statement, the hospital said it will continue to make improvements in the program. The original director, Dr. Jeffrey Morgan, is still on staff and the hospital declined to describe his current...
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Pizza employee drives 450 miles to bring a pie to a man in hospice care

Oct 23, 2018 , CNN Health
When Julie Morgan and her husband, Rich, lived in Battle Creek, Michigan, they would stop by Steve's Pizza for dinner every payday....
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Amazon is looking for a data scientist to study why costs keep rising but people aren't healthier

Oct 17, 2018 , CNBC Health
Amazon is hiring a data scientist for its benefits team, according to a new job post. The person will work closely with the joint venture between Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JP Morgan, led by Atul...
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Amazon-led health venture should focus on life expectancy and disease prevention, experts say

Oct 16, 2018 , CNBC Health
At the Wired 25th anniversary summit, a panel of health-care experts shared some advice for Atul Gawande, CEO of the Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and J.P. Morgan health venture....
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JPMorgan's consumer banking strength offsets bond trading weakness

Oct 13, 2018 , Reuters
JPMorgan Chase & Co reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday as gains from higher interest rates and growth in loans helped the bank offset weakness in bond trading revenue....
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Billionaires’ Initiative Targets Costs From Chronically Ill Patients, Which Make Up Vast Majority Of Health Spending

Sep 21, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The initiative, created by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase, is geared toward cutting health care costs, and recent moves signal where officials are looking to improve...
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New Hire Hints At Important Role Technology Will Play In Amazon-JPMorgan-Berkshire Health Initiative

Sep 08, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Perhaps the biggest takeaway from Jack Stoddard’s hiring is that the new venture created by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase is serious about using technology to create efficiencies in care and cut health care costs....
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Poll: CVS-Aetna or Amazon: Who will disrupt healthcare more?

Sep 07, 2018 , Mobile Health News
We’re asking readers what you think about the prospects of the mega-merger between CVS Health and Aetna or the Amazon, Berkshire, JPMorgan potential for innovation in...
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CVS Health and Aetna or Amazon, Berkshire and JPMorgan: A timeline to disruption

Sep 07, 2018 susan.morse@himssmedia.com (Susan Morse), Mobile Health News
Here’s a look at how we got to the cusp of innovative technologies and business models healthcare is facing right...
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Hospital Closures May Accelerate With 8% At Risk, Leaving More Patients Farther From Care

Aug 23, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Currently 30 hospitals a year are shutting down across the U.S., Bloomberg reports. That number could increase, according to a Morgan Stanley analysis, with facilities in rural areas are particularly at risk. More hospital news also comes out of Texas, Minnesota and...
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Gawande Emphasizes Firewall Between Health Care Nonprofit And Companies Funding It, But Ambiguity Remains

Aug 07, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
There are questions about whose bottom-line the new health care initiative founded by Amazon, JPMorgan Chase, and Berkshire Hathaway will benefit despite CEO Dr. Atul Gawande's reassurances....
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Jamie Dimon says health care initiative with Buffett and Bezos may start small like Amazon did with books before expanding

Jul 31, 2018 , CNBC Health
J.P. Morgan Chase's CEO Jamie Dimon said Monday that his partnership with Jeff Bezos and Warren Buffett to improve health care for employees will likely start small, akin to Amazon's small-scale operation during its first few...
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John Sculley Weighs In On Amazon, Health M&A And The Future Of PBMs

Jul 11, 2018 , Forbes
Amazon is buying pharma start-up PillPack for around $1 Billion. Buffet, Bezos and Dimon (Berkshire-Amazon-JPMorgan Chase) created an entity that will be headed by Dr. Atul Gawande. So John Sculley was the perfect person to ask about the last few days prognosticate on the health-tech M&A...
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10 Reasons Why Employers -- And New Ventures -- Won't 'Disrupt' U.S. Healthcare

Jul 11, 2018 , Forbes
While they are often high-profile and stir the imagination, new ventures - including the one announced earlier this year by Amazon, Berkshire and JPMorgan Chase - won't disrupt U.S....
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How A Reduction In Hospital Deaths Helped Amazon And Buffett Pick Atul Gawande

Jul 11, 2018 , Forbes
Amazon, Warren Buffett and JPMorgan Chase have picked noted surgeon and writer Dr. Atul Gawande to run their healthcare...
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John Sculley Weighs In On Amazon, Health M&A And The Future Of PBMs

Jul 01, 2018 , Forbes
Amazon is buying pharma start-up PillPack for around $1 Billion. Buffet, Bezos and Dimon (Berkshire-Amazon-JPMorgan Chase) created an entity that will be headed by Dr. Atul Gawande. So John Sculley was the perfect person to ask about the last few days prognosticate on the health-tech M&A...
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