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U.S. records 25 new measles cases as outbreak spreads to Ohio, Alaska

Jul 23, 2019 , Reuters
The United States recorded 25 new measles cases last week, raising the total number of cases this year to 1,148 in the country's worst outbreak in a quarter century, federal health officials said on Monday....
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Insurers Making It Tough For Sanders And Warren To End Private Medicare

Jul 22, 2019 , Forbes
Health insurance companies continue to announce record growth in their Medicare Advantage businesses with UnitedHealth Group, the nation’s largest health insurer, announcing last week that its Medicare Advantage enrollment jumped by 400,000 seniors to eclipse 5...
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State Highlights: All Policemen In This Alaska Village Have Criminal Records, Including The Chief, Report Finds; Kansas To Phase In New Vaccine Rules For Schools

Jul 20, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on new Alaska, Kansas, Ohio, Maryland, California, Texas, Virginia and...
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Health Leaders Worry About Unscrupulous Data Mongers Circling Like Sharks As Patient Records Are More Accessible

Jul 17, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
There are concerns from experts who say patients may not fully understand the privacy implications of new records apps and end up signing a lot of their information away without realizing it. Other news at the intersection of technology and health care: artificial intelligence and dental bills, telemedicine in rural areas, wireless health hazards and...
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U.S. recorded 14 new cases of measles

Jul 16, 2019 , Reuters
The United States recorded 14 new measles cases between July 3 and July 11, federal health officials said on Monday, signaling a slowdown in the spread of the disease, which has infected 1,123 people this year in the worst U.S. outbreak since 1992....
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Many Pneumonia Patients Get Too Many Antibiotics

Jul 13, 2019 , WebMD
Each year in the United States, pneumonia sends 1 million adults to the hospital. The new study examined the medical records of 6,500 pneumonia patients treated at 43 Michigan hospitals. Of those, 60% were interviewed by phone within a month after they left the...
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30 States Sign $10.4M Agreement With Premera Blue Cross Over Data Breach Impacting Millions

Jul 13, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Sensitive information, including Social Security numbers, bank account information and health data, was exposed to hackers for ten months in 2014 and 2015. “It’s horrifying to think that for nearly one entire year, a hacker had access to the sensitive health records and personal data of millions of Americans,” said Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum. The lawsuit claimed Premera knew it had security problems and failed to fix them....
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How Finland is teaming up with pharma to identify genetic variants in disease

Jul 13, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The country's FinnGen Project seeks to use its unique population bottleneck and cohesive health records to drive genetic...
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To boost your employer brand, spotlight the heroes in your ranks

Jul 10, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
They’re right there on staff, doing the 9-to-5 or maybe covering the graveyard shift. Grab your smartphone and take photos, shoot videos and record their first-person stories. Who wouldn’t want to join a company that treats its employees like heroes? Some of the best employer brands make celebrities of those doing the work, whether that’s […] The post To boost your employer brand, spotlight the heroes in your ranks appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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CDC: Polio-like Illness in Kids May Be On Its Way

Jul 10, 2019 , WebMD
The largest recorded outbreak of acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) occurred last year, with the illness debilitating 233 people in 41 states across the nation, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...
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U.S. health officials record 14 new cases of measles as outbreak slows

Jul 09, 2019 , Reuters
The United States recorded 14 new measles cases between June 27 and July 3, federal health officials said on Monday, signaling a slowdown in the spread of the disease that has infected 1,109 people this year in the worst U.S. outbreak since 1992....
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This App Listens In And Fills Out Paperwork So Doctors Can Focus On Patients

Jul 03, 2019 , Forbes
Seattle-based Saykara has an app that listens in on physician interactions with patients and fills out electronic health records accordingly....
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Google's next battleground as it gets into health care will be privacy, lawsuit shows

Jul 03, 2019 , CNBC Health
A lawsuit alleges that Google and the University of Chicago Medical Center shared records without properly protecting patients'...
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US Suicide Rates Hit Record-High Levels, CDC Says

Jul 03, 2019 , RxList
Suicide rates in the United States have risen significantly over the past 2 decades and are now at the highest level since World War II, federal health officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said...
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US Suicide Rates Hit Record-High Levels, CDC Says

Jul 03, 2019 , eMedicine Health
US Suicide Rates Hit Record-High Levels, CDC...
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Infographic: How to maximize your digital marketing

Jun 19, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
One doctor says he’s prescribing more apps than meds. The day of the digital diagnosis is here, and marketers are finding their sweet spots. Sixty-five percent of patients trust their own online health findings. Physicians are embracing electronic health records. Where do health care marketers and PR professionals fit in with these changing dynamics? The […] The post Infographic: How to maximize your digital marketing appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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U.S. records 22 new measles cases, bringing year's total to 1,044

Jun 18, 2019 , Reuters
The United States recorded 22 new measles cases last week, bringing the year's total number of cases to 1,044 in the worst outbreak of the disease since 1992, federal health officials said on Monday....
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'Deaths Of Despair' From Drugs, Alcohol And Suicide Have Reached A Record High, Warns New Report

Jun 15, 2019 , Forbes
A new report says the U.S. has hit a record high for drug, alcohol and suicide "deaths of despair," with a state-by-state analysis revealing alarming ongoing trends for many parts of the...
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The Cost Of Motherhood: Surprise Bills And The Risk Of Maternal Mortality Still Plagues New Moms

Jun 13, 2019 , Forbes
Between surprise hospital bills and a record maternal mortality rate, motherhood in 21st century America is more costly than...
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Report: Digital health innovation stymied by poor data sharing

Jun 12, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Patients and providers alike are interested in, and see major benefits from, increased access to digital health records, according to a new report from Royal...
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