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MedCity News
Theranos Doomsday Clock: A full timeline of its rise and fallGotta say it: These days, Theranos is bleeding. The once hot diagnostics startu
Theranos Doomsday Clock: A full timeline of its rise and fall
MedCity News / Posted yesterday
Gotta say it: These days, Theranos is bleeding. The once hot diagnostics startup has a public image that just continues to flounder in the wake of that damning Wall Street Journal series that exposed the flaws in its core technology. How did it get... Read more
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MedCity News
In ACA backlash, some large insurers induce brokers to avoid high-cost membersStung by losses under the federal health law, major insurers are seeking to sha
In ACA backlash, some large insurers induce brokers to avoid high-cost members
MedCity News / Posted 2 days ago
Stung by losses under the federal health law, major insurers are seeking to sharply limit how policies are sold to individuals in ways that consumer advocates say seem to discriminate against the sickest and could hold down future enrollment. In... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
City Plans 5-Million Gallon Wet Weather Storage Facility On Mercer StreetThe city of Chattanooga plans to procure 6.2 acres from BlueCross BlueShield fo
City Plans 5-Million Gallon Wet Weather Storage Facility On Mercer Street
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
The city of Chattanooga plans to procure 6.2 acres from BlueCross BlueShield for the construction of a 5-million gallon wet weather storage facility. The site is on Mercer Street adjacent to a city pump station. The site is accessed from Elm Street... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City's largest health insurer is the latest to cut brokers out of the actionCourtesy of Empire BlueCross BlueShield Lawrence Schreiber is CEO of Empire Blu
City's largest health insurer is the latest to cut brokers out of the action
Crain's New York Business / Posted 2 days ago
Courtesy of Empire BlueCross BlueShield Lawrence Schreiber is CEO of Empire BlueCross BlueShield New York City's largest health plan delivered a blow to insurance brokers when it became the latest to cut commissions. Empire BlueCross BlueShield... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City's largest health insurer is the latest to cut brokers out of the actionCourtesy of Empire BlueCross BlueShield Lawrence Schreiber is CEO of Empire Blu
City's largest health insurer is the latest to cut brokers out of the action
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
Courtesy of Empire BlueCross BlueShield Lawrence Schreiber is CEO of Empire BlueCross BlueShield New York City's largest health plan delivered a blow to insurance brokers when it became the latest to cut commissions. Empire BlueCross BlueShield... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Affordable-housing spat | Wage hike a plus | Proposed millionaire taxMayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo are clashing over a state proposal t
Affordable-housing spat | Wage hike a plus | Proposed millionaire tax
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo are clashing over a state proposal to boost oversight of the city’s affordable-housing bonds. The city worries this might jeopardize a property-tax exemption developers say is vital to building more... Read more
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Investopedia
Theranos: A Fallen Unicorn?Theranos Inc., a consumer healthcare technology startup once valued at $10 bill
Theranos: A Fallen Unicorn?
Investopedia / Posted 5 days ago
Theranos Inc., a consumer healthcare technology startup once valued at $10 billion and which claimed it would revolutionize the blood testing industry, could be in serious trouble. Here's a timeline of the company's rise and (possible)... Read more
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The Morning Call
IronPigs' initial 2016 promotional schedule, includes Aaron Nola, Larry Holmes bobbleheadsA trio of unique bobblehead giveaways, a post-game Human Cannonball performance
IronPigs' initial 2016 promotional schedule, includes Aaron Nola, Larry Holmes bobbleheads
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
A trio of unique bobblehead giveaways, a post-game Human Cannonball performance and brand-new weekly specials that include Monday Dollar Dog Nights and an extended "Happy Hour" from 5-7 p.m. before every Thursday home game highlight the IronPigs'... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Community Health Awards promote youth mental health Posted Feb. 1, 2016 at 8:45 AM More people in the Finger Lakes region are in
Community Health Awards promote youth mental health
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 5 days ago
Posted Feb. 1, 2016 at 8:45 AM More people in the Finger Lakes region are in the process of receiving youth mental health first aid training since two groups in Ontario and Wayne counties received... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Health Insurer Orders Theranos To Stop Drawing Patients' BloodAnother day, another snag for Theranos, the blood-testing startup with a $10 bi
Health Insurer Orders Theranos To Stop Drawing Patients' Blood
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
Another day, another snag for Theranos, the blood-testing startup with a $10 billion valuation. On the heels of federal health inspectors citing the company's California lab with "deficiencies" that put patients in "immediate jeopardy," Capital... Read more
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Business Insider
Another partner just asked Theranos to stop running blood testsThe health insurer Capital BlueCross, which runs a retail store in Enola, Penns
Another partner just asked Theranos to stop running blood tests
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
The health insurer Capital BlueCross, which runs a retail store in Enola, Pennsylvania said Theranos has agreed to suspend its tests at the location "until further notice," as originally reported by PennLive.com on Thursday. Also on Thursday,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Health exchange extends open enrollment by a weekOpen enrollment on the state's health insurance exchange has been extended a we
Health exchange extends open enrollment by a week
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Open enrollment on the state's health insurance exchange has been extended a week because of the blizzard that crippled the region and likely prevented consumers from seeking assistance, officials said Friday. That gives people who don't have... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
DA: Man arrested after trying to check out teenager he met on Kik from school for sexSix displaced in northeast Charlotte apartment fireSix displaced in northeast C
DA: Man arrested after trying to check out teenager he met on Kik from school for sex
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
Six displaced in northeast Charlotte apartment fireSix displaced in northeast Charlotte apartment fire (Source: Charlotte Fire Department) The fire broke out just before 9:30 a.m. at a unit in a complex on Barton Creek Drive. The fire broke out... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Iredell Co. man charged with assaulting adult care residents, violating protection orderSix displaced in northeast Charlotte apartment fireSix displaced in northeast C
Iredell Co. man charged with assaulting adult care residents, violating protection order
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
Six displaced in northeast Charlotte apartment fireSix displaced in northeast Charlotte apartment fire (Source: Charlotte Fire Department) The fire broke out just before 9:30 a.m. at a unit in a complex on Barton Creek Drive. The fire broke out... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Unable to grow a playoff beard, Panthers LB Luke Kuechly goes shaggy insteadSix displaced in northeast Charlotte apartment fireSix displaced in northeast C
Unable to grow a playoff beard, Panthers LB Luke Kuechly goes shaggy instead
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
Six displaced in northeast Charlotte apartment fireSix displaced in northeast Charlotte apartment fire (Source: Charlotte Fire Department) The fire broke out just before 9:30 a.m. at a unit in a complex on Barton Creek Drive. The fire broke out... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Six displaced in northeast Charlotte apartment fire (Source: Charlotte Fire Department) The fire broke out just before 9:30 a.m.
Six displaced in northeast Charlotte apartment fire
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
(Source: Charlotte Fire Department) The fire broke out just before 9:30 a.m. at a unit in a complex on Barton Creek Drive. The fire broke out... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Three hospitalized in Gastonia crashNC Attorney General questions BlueCross/BlueShield amidst billing fiascoNC Atto
Three hospitalized in Gastonia crash
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
NC Attorney General questions BlueCross/BlueShield amidst billing fiascoNC Attorney General questions BlueCross/BlueShield amidst billing fiasco Company officials say the problem began the first of the year when a deadline to sign up for health... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Fire breaks out at northeast Charlotte apartment complexNC Attorney General questions BlueCross/BlueShield amidst billing fiascoNC Atto
Fire breaks out at northeast Charlotte apartment complex
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
NC Attorney General questions BlueCross/BlueShield amidst billing fiascoNC Attorney General questions BlueCross/BlueShield amidst billing fiasco Company officials say the problem began the first of the year when a deadline to sign up for health... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Health insurance rates under ObamaCare likely to jump higher again next yearTennCare Director J.D. Hickey answers questions about TennCare cuts during a pr
Health insurance rates under ObamaCare likely to jump higher again next year
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
TennCare Director J.D. Hickey answers questions about TennCare cuts during a press conference at the Capitol Building on Monday. Tennessee's biggest health insurer is preparing to ask for additional rate increases next year comparable to the 36.3... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
No one injured in NE Charlotte school bus crash Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools says bus #1681 from Hidden Valley Elementary Sc
No one injured in NE Charlotte school bus crash
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools says bus #1681 from Hidden Valley Elementary School was involved in a crash on North Tryon and Lambeth Drive. More... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
NC Attorney General questions BlueCross/BlueShield amidst billing fiascoThe North Carolina Attorney General’s Office is demanding answers from BlueCros
NC Attorney General questions BlueCross/BlueShield amidst billing fiasco
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
The North Carolina Attorney General’s Office is demanding answers from BlueCross/BlueShield of North Carolina amid a technology glitch that has left thousands of customers without health insurance and many bank accounts overdrawn. Company officials... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Arkansan of the Year: The newly insuredOver the past two years, Arkansas has seen the country's largest decline in its
Arkansan of the Year: The newly insured
Arkansas Times / Posted 10 days ago
Over the past two years, Arkansas has seen the country's largest decline in its per capita number of uninsured residents. In mid-2013, according to a Gallup poll, 22.5 percent of adults in Arkansas were uninsured, the nation's second-highest rate... Read more
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The Morning Call
Overdose cases surge in Lehigh Valley hospitalsHospitalizations for pain medication overdoses quadrupled in the Lehigh Valley
Overdose cases surge in Lehigh Valley hospitals
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
Hospitalizations for pain medication overdoses quadrupled in the Lehigh Valley over the decade and a half ending in 2014, according to the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council. Heroin overdose hospitalizations, meanwhile, more than... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cigna up for 6th year as county health plan managerThe bids are in, and it looks like an "aggressive" pitch will land Cigna the co
Cigna up for 6th year as county health plan manager
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
The bids are in, and it looks like an "aggressive" pitch will land Cigna the contract for Hamilton County's employee health insurance for the sixth year in a row. County commissioners will consider the insurance contract at their Wednesday agenda... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
ACA open enrollment ends Jan. 31With less than a week left to enroll for health insurance through the Affordabl
ACA open enrollment ends Jan. 31
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
With less than a week left to enroll for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act's federal marketplace, more than 245,000 Tennesseans have signed up for coverage — including more than 49,000 in Knox County. The federal government, in its... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Get walking: Schuyler Steps Out for 10th yearSchuyler Steps Out — the free community walking program presented by Schuyler H
Get walking: Schuyler Steps Out for 10th year
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Schuyler Steps Out — the free community walking program presented by Schuyler Hospital — returns next month for its 10th year. Open to anyone who works or lives in Schuyler County, the program steps out on Feb. 26 with an opening celebration and... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Ted Cruz flubs his family's health insurance, blames (naturally) ObamacareNaturally, he blames the Affordable Care Act: "I’ll tell you, you know who one
Ted Cruz flubs his family's health insurance, blames (naturally) Obamacare
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 days ago
Naturally, he blames the Affordable Care Act: "I’ll tell you, you know who one of those millions of Americans is who’s lost their health care because of Obamacare? That would be me," he told an audience in Manchester, N.H., according to Politico. "I... Read more
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The Buffalo News
State fines HealthNow $750,000 for insurance law violationState insurance regulators have fined Buffalo-based HealthNow New York $750,000
State fines HealthNow $750,000 for insurance law violation
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
State insurance regulators have fined Buffalo-based HealthNow New York $750,000 for improperly denying coverage to small groups of fewer than five members. The state Department of Financial Services said Wednesday that HealthNow, which does business... Read more
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The Columbian
Real estate firm raises thousands with holiday driveClark County — Premiere Property Group, based in Lake Oswego, Ore., collected 1
Real estate firm raises thousands with holiday drive
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
Clark County — Premiere Property Group, based in Lake Oswego, Ore., collected 1,394 pounds of food for the Oregon Food Bank, which serves Oregon and Clark County, at a food drive in November and December. Premiere, which has offices in Battle Ground... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Doctor, Lawyer, CEOJ.D. Hickey was in the labor suite of St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville preparin
Doctor, Lawyer, CEO
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
J.D. Hickey was in the labor suite of St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville preparing for the birth of his first son when he got a call urging him to take up a new job. Hickey, who is trained as both a medical doctor and a lawyer, was working at the time... Read more
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The Buffalo News
MLK Jr. Park ice rink opens Monday for Winter BlastCoinciding with the national holiday observance in honor of Rev. Martin Luther
MLK Jr. Park ice rink opens Monday for Winter Blast
The Buffalo News / Posted 21 days ago
Coinciding with the national holiday observance in honor of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., some old-fashioned pond skating is set to return to the Buffalo Olmsted park that is King’s namesake. It is all a part of the second annual Winter Blast... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Epidemic of heroin, opioids begs for solutionAfter so many overdose deaths, so many last-minute Narcan rescues, so many news
Epidemic of heroin, opioids begs for solution
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
After so many overdose deaths, so many last-minute Narcan rescues, so many news stories, police reports and outspoken cries from heartbroken parents and friends, few could say that the community lacks awareness of the heroin and opioid scourge... Read more
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Washington City Paper
One Semester in, Where Does DCPS’ Adopt-a-School Program Stand?Last summer, D.C. Public Schools launched its first-ever Adopt-a-School program
One Semester in, Where Does DCPS’ Adopt-a-School Program Stand?
Washington City Paper / Posted 23 days ago
Last summer, D.C. Public Schools launched its first-ever Adopt-a-School program with the goal of creating long-term partnerships between its 100-plus schools and local businesses, organizations, and religious groups. The program was designed to be... Read more
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Artvoice
See You There!Beat the winter blues this weekend with Canalside’s inaugural Chillabration at
See You There!
Artvoice / Posted 23 days ago
Beat the winter blues this weekend with Canalside’s inaugural Chillabration at the Ice at Canalside, brought to you by BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York. This is a family friendly four day event which includes ice skating, ice biking, curling,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Making The Most Of Military Medics' Field ExperienceVeteran Dave Manning provided medical support during two combat deployments in
Making The Most Of Military Medics' Field Experience
KPBS San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
Veteran Dave Manning provided medical support during two combat deployments in Iraq. He's also been the sole medical provider on a Navy ship with more than 100 people. And yet, after 20 years of service, he says, "Nothing I've done really translates... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Climb, swim, ice skate and roller skate indoors in WNY winterYou can glide along at several outdoor rinks this time of year in the region –
Climb, swim, ice skate and roller skate indoors in WNY winter
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
You can glide along at several outdoor rinks this time of year in the region – including the Ice at Canalside, Martin Luther King Park and RiverWorks – but there are plenty of indoor options for those who want to feel something cool under their feet... Read more
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Business Wire
Pamplona Capital Management tätigt strategisches Investment in PatientcoLONDON und NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pamplona Capital Management freut sich, b
Pamplona Capital Management tätigt strategisches Investment in Patientco
Business Wire / Posted 30 days ago
LONDON und NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pamplona Capital Management freut sich, bekannt geben zu können, dass es ein strategisches Finanzinvestment in Patientco getätigt hat, einem führenden Unternehmen für Zahlungstechnologien, die speziell für das... Read more
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Business Wire
Pamplona Capital Management réalise un investissement stratégique au sein de PatientcoLONDRES & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pamplona Capital Management est heureuse d
Pamplona Capital Management réalise un investissement stratégique au sein de Patientco
Business Wire / Posted 30 days ago
LONDRES & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pamplona Capital Management est heureuse d'annoncer qu'elle a fait un investissement financier stratégique au sein de Patientco, une société leader de technologie de paiement intégré spécifiquement pour le secteur... Read more
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