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ajc.com
Employees love these 10 healthcare companiesAtlanta has lots of opportunities for healthcare careers, whether you want to w
Employees love these 10 healthcare companies
ajc.com / Posted 14 minutes ago
Atlanta has lots of opportunities for healthcare careers, whether you want to work directly with patients or simply have a job in the field. Here are 10 health-related organizations that employees say are worth considering, based off the AJC's 2016... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
SRMC named in U.S. suit alleging Medicare fraudthe federal program by admitting patients for unnecessary hospital stays. The
SRMC named in U.S. suit alleging Medicare fraud
The Record Searchlight / Posted 20 minutes ago
the federal program by admitting patients for unnecessary hospital stays. The suit, filed last week, alleges that Prime Healthcare Chief Executive Officer Dr. Prem Reddy ordered its hospitals, including Shasta Regional, to admit 20 percent to 30... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
‘Reach out to someone you can trust, who can help’on it." "It's terrible. With the suicide rate going up and access to mental he
‘Reach out to someone you can trust, who can help’
The Daily Mercury / Posted 23 minutes ago
on it." "It's terrible. With the suicide rate going up and access to mental health services still way behind physical healthcare, they (governments) do need to spend more money and invest more money in things they've committed to in the past,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Veteran delays medical attention to make sure his bill would get paidfast, but wanted to make sure the VA would pay. He called the number on his wha
Veteran delays medical attention to make sure his bill would get paid
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 32 minutes ago
fast, but wanted to make sure the VA would pay. He called the number on his what's called his "choice card" to get healthcare close to home - outside the VA system. "I called that number for pre-approval because it says to call for... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Reducing riskInnovative start-ups in Thailand might find it's hard to get funding in the hea
Reducing risk
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 41 minutes ago
Innovative start-ups in Thailand might find it's hard to get funding in the healthcare sector unlike those in other countries who can go for the sites like MedStartr or HealthTechHatch -- places that help healthcare innovators bring their products to... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
ThedaCare-Shawano CEO Erdmann to retirewas executive director of cardiovascular services for Abbott Northwestern Hospi
ThedaCare-Shawano CEO Erdmann to retire
The Shawano Leader / Posted 51 minutes ago
was executive director of cardiovascular services for Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis, also part of the Allina system. She has also served in management positions at BellinHealth in Green Bay and Howard Young Healthcare in... Read more
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Philly.com
Lady Gaga, Lenny Kravitz to perform in Camden for DNC crowda rally in Blackwood last month, Hillary Clinton's only other campaign stop was
Lady Gaga, Lenny Kravitz to perform in Camden for DNC crowd
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
a rally in Blackwood last month, Hillary Clinton's only other campaign stop was at Cooper Hospital's MD Anderson Cancer Center in Camden, where she talked healthcare with a small group of doctors, nurses and administrators. 856-779-3876 @A... Read more
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The Irish Times
New to the Parish special: A year of culture shock, bad weather and new bondsAtlantic was concrete planning, says Baker. “We learned as much as we could abo
New to the Parish special: A year of culture shock, bad weather and new bonds
The Irish Times / Posted an hour ago
Atlantic was concrete planning, says Baker. “We learned as much as we could about finding a place to live, neighbourhoods, healthcare etc before we left. That was a critical part of the process and it really paid off. But, at the end of the day, I... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Medical centers earn respiratory care accreditationsCare. Only 700 out of 5,000 hospitals across the U.S. have been named QRCR hos
Medical centers earn respiratory care accreditations
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted an hour ago
Care. Only 700 out of 5,000 hospitals across the U.S. have been named QRCR hospitals, according to Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System. The accreditation recognizes excellence in respiratory care on a number of measures and must be applied... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
‘Not enough medical centres are bulk billing in Mackay’offered bulk billing, with the decision to bulk bill up to the individual docto
‘Not enough medical centres are bulk billing in Mackay’
The Daily Mercury / Posted an hour ago
offered bulk billing, with the decision to bulk bill up to the individual doctor or practice. "No one needs to go without healthcare because their practice doesn't bulk bill, or because they can't afford it," Dr Boyd said. "Queensland has a free... Read more
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The Hill
Trump threatens NAFTA withdrawal | Senate poised for crucial Puerto Rico vote | Ryan calls for UK trade deal | Senate Dems block Zika funding dealunions and lawmakers from mining states have long pushed Congress to provide a
Trump threatens NAFTA withdrawal | Senate poised for crucial Puerto Rico vote | Ryan calls for UK trade deal | Senate Dems block Zika funding deal
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
unions and lawmakers from mining states have long pushed Congress to provide a backstop for retiree pensions and healthcare plans. Those plans are funded through a federal program approaching insolvency due to the financial crisis and... Read more
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Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal
Seniors Advocate debunks age stereotypesand instead stay in their own homes or live with a relative. Most of the quest
Seniors Advocate debunks age stereotypes
Ashcroft Cache Creek Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
and instead stay in their own homes or live with a relative. Most of the questions following the presentation were about healthcare, with one audience member noting that she had gone to the doctor with an ache and been told “Well, at your age you... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Falluja in 'desperate' need of aid - charitylarge swaths of Iraq's north and west in 2014. Iraqis who fled fighting do not
Falluja in 'desperate' need of aid - charity
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 hours ago
large swaths of Iraq's north and west in 2014. Iraqis who fled fighting do not have enough food, water, sanitation and healthcare, and are stuck in limbo in scorching, cramped camps nearby, said medical charity International Medical Corps... Read more
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Breitbart
Dr. Kelli Ward: I’ll Support President Trump in Appointing Conservative Justicesof November’s presidential election.” Former Arizona State Senator Ward contin
Dr. Kelli Ward: I’ll Support President Trump in Appointing Conservative Justices
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
of November’s presidential election.” Former Arizona State Senator Ward continued: Although taking innocent life is not healthcare, as a practicing physician I can attest to the need for stringent medical protocols for all invasive surgical... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Care assistant charged with 'sex offences' at mental health unit The defendant will appear at Nottingham Crown Court A healthcare assistant h
Care assistant charged with 'sex offences' at mental health unit
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
The defendant will appear at Nottingham Crown Court A healthcare assistant has been charged with a string of sex offences at a hospital's mental health unit. Robert Roberts, 59, is... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
IN THE SUBURBS: Don’t age gradefully, age activelyand could be enjoyed by everyone so I created the Veterans Rowing and Kayaking
IN THE SUBURBS: Don’t age gradefully, age actively
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 2 hours ago
and could be enjoyed by everyone so I created the Veterans Rowing and Kayaking program to work with the West Haven VA Healthcare population. Most of our veterans are disabled and are receiving healthcare services from the VA Hospital. These... Read more
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Business Wire
BIO Response to Hillary Clinton’s Initiative on Technology & Innovationhead-on the unrelenting scientific challenges inherent in the discovery, develo
BIO Response to Hillary Clinton’s Initiative on Technology & Innovation
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
head-on the unrelenting scientific challenges inherent in the discovery, development and delivery of new, high-value healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental products. “To that end, we welcome many of the broad proposals put... Read more
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The Economic Times
Include Axis Bank bids in Mahanagar Gas issue, orders Bombay High Courtinvestor has approached the Court after bids were rejected. In May, Kotak Mahin
Include Axis Bank bids in Mahanagar Gas issue, orders Bombay High Court
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
investor has approached the Court after bids were rejected. In May, Kotak Mahindra Bank had approached the Court after its application was rejected for the maiden stock offering by the healthcare and diagnostic company Thyrocare T... Read more
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The Borneo Post
KPJ leverages on medical tourism to boost earningsKUCHING: KPJ Healthcare Bhd (KPJ Healthcare) is leveraging on medical tourism t
KPJ leverages on medical tourism to boost earnings
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 hours ago
KUCHING: KPJ Healthcare Bhd (KPJ Healthcare) is leveraging on medical tourism to enhance its earnings. The research arm of M&A Securities Sdn Bhd (M&A Research) in a report yesterday said the healthcare services provider is eyeing more spending from... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Maybank allocates RM10 million seed capital for waqf fund launched in Aprilsaid waqf was one of the potential investments that could be developed to fund
Maybank allocates RM10 million seed capital for waqf fund launched in April
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 hours ago
said waqf was one of the potential investments that could be developed to fund various economic activities, help develop healthcare and education for the benefits of the community. “Waqf’s perpetual nature makes it a highly effective platform... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
'I am working on something else': J2S bids on veteran's home, others a mysteryrecords and has a registered address in East Lansing. The company's web site sa
'I am working on something else': J2S bids on veteran's home, others a mystery
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 hours ago
records and has a registered address in East Lansing. The company's web site says it was included on the “2015 Largest U.S. Healthcare Staffing Firms” list compiled by The Global Advisor on Contingent Work. The company wrote on its site that it... Read more
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Investopedia
Pfizer to Build $350M Biotech Center in China (PFE)facility will focus on biologic drugs made from living microorganisms. It also
Pfizer to Build $350M Biotech Center in China (PFE)
Investopedia / Posted 3 hours ago
facility will focus on biologic drugs made from living microorganisms. It also includes an advanced modular facility by GE Healthcare. (For more, see: Is Pfizer Stock Suitable for Your IRA or Roth IRA?) Jumping the Chinese Hurdles The pharma... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Patient files lawsuit against hospital after being shot in chest during bipolar episodedoctor, but after a dramatic encounter with police in his hospital room, that d
Patient files lawsuit against hospital after being shot in chest during bipolar episode
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 3 hours ago
doctor, but after a dramatic encounter with police in his hospital room, that dream shifted to a future in another part of healthcare. "I feel the need to go towards policy change," Pean said. Pean told KPRC he's bipolar, and he tried admitting... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Pat Summitt raised awareness about early onset dementiaand go away. She put a face to it,” said Patty O’Brian, who is an Alzheimer’s a
Pat Summitt raised awareness about early onset dementia
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 hours ago
and go away. She put a face to it,” said Patty O’Brian, who is an Alzheimer’s and dementia specialist for the Hartford Healthcare Center for Healthy Aging. "The one true thing we know about Alzheimer’s is it is progressive, so when someone is... Read more
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Reuters
Sanders back in U.S. Senate, blasts 'colonialism' in Puerto Ricothe island to pay $370 million over five years for the board's administration c
Sanders back in U.S. Senate, blasts 'colonialism' in Puerto Rico
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
the island to pay $370 million over five years for the board's administration costs even as it cuts funding for education, healthcare and pensions. In an exchange with Menendez, Sanders said, "How in God's name do you run up an administrative cost... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Regional after-hours GP clinics face closure after funding changesGovernment funding changes. In July last year the Federal Government abolished
Regional after-hours GP clinics face closure after funding changes
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
Government funding changes. In July last year the Federal Government abolished 61 Medicare Locals — regional primary healthcare organisations — replacing them with 31 Primary Health Networks. During this overhaul a funding provider, known as... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Standing on guardstability, family-friendliness, income equality, political stability, safety, a
Standing on guard
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
stability, family-friendliness, income equality, political stability, safety, and quality of public services such as the healthcare and school systems. Gender equality, human rights, religious freedom, and trustworthiness count for citizenship.... Read more
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Business Wire
Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Announces That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Inovalon Holdings, Inc. (INOV) and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firmcloud-based data analytics platforms for health insurance plans, pharmaceutical
Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Announces That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Inovalon Holdings, Inc. (INOV) and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm
Business Wire / Posted 3 hours ago
cloud-based data analytics platforms for health insurance plans, pharmaceutical companies, researchers and others in the healthcare industry. On or about February 12, 2015, Inovalon issued over 25 million shares of common stock at $27 per share,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Think Healthcare M&A Is Dead? Think Again.high-profile fall-through of the Pfizer/Allergan merger after Washington took t
Think Healthcare M&A Is Dead? Think Again.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
high-profile fall-through of the Pfizer/Allergan merger after Washington took the tax benefits out of such deals has some thinking we've seen the the end of M&A activity in the healthcare sector. Find out why that's just not... Read more
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The Hill
US sees drop in Chinese cyberattackson Germany. This year's report also identified Iranian attacks - a first for Ge
US sees drop in Chinese cyberattacks
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
on Germany. This year's report also identified Iranian attacks - a first for Germany. For more, click here. --RANSOMWARE, HEALTHCARE, WHO'S SCARED? A bipartisan pair of lawmakers is calling on the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to... Read more
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The Hill
Sanders raising money to send delegates to Philadelphiathat," he continued. "Our folks need help to get to the convention and stay the
Sanders raising money to send delegates to Philadelphia
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
that," he continued. "Our folks need help to get to the convention and stay there." He said last week he would vote for Clinton but said he is waiting for her to make major concessions on policy issues, such as minimum wage, healthcare and educati... Read more
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The Hill
VW reaches $14.7b settlement over emissionsPENSIONS TO PUERTO RICO: A bipartisan group of senators on Tuesday urged the ch
VW reaches $14.7b settlement over emissions
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
PENSIONS TO PUERTO RICO: A bipartisan group of senators on Tuesday urged the chamber to vote on a bill to fix pensions and healthcare plans for coal miners, saying it’s only fair in light of a bailout bill for Puerto Rico due on the floor this... Read more
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The Hill
Senators rally for coal miner pension fixunions and lawmakers from mining states have long pushed Congress to provide a
Senators rally for coal miner pension fix
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
unions and lawmakers from mining states have long pushed Congress to provide a backstop for retiree pensions and healthcare plans. Those plans are funded through a federal program approaching insolvency due to the financial crisis and... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Does the company that just bought Ebony really have a plan?satisfy what we think is a need out there for African-American content,” Jackso
Does the company that just bought Ebony really have a plan?
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 3 hours ago
satisfy what we think is a need out there for African-American content,” Jackson said in the Ebony story. “Whether its healthcare or education related, we want to offer different ways to provide content to the existing readership. We really see... Read more
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The Telegraph
Dysfunction in organ donationrecipients of organs here because cadaver transplantation doesn't happen," said
Dysfunction in organ donation
The Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
recipients of organs here because cadaver transplantation doesn't happen," said Samir Singh, zonal director of Fortis Healthcare in Calcutta. The Fortis hospital in Malar, Chennai, has done 105 heart transplants over the past five years along... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Pharmacotherapy reduces conduction system disease riskis indeed an exciting prospect!" they conclude. Licensed from medwireNews with
Pharmacotherapy reduces conduction system disease risk
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 hours ago
is indeed an exciting prospect!" they conclude. Licensed from medwireNews with permission from Springer Healthcare Ltd. ©Springer Healthcare Ltd. All rights reserved. Neither of these parties endorse or recommend any commercial... Read more
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Eu Business
More effort needed on Roma integration: EU report — EUbusiness.comwhich required them to develop National Roma Integration strategies to promote
More effort needed on Roma integration: EU report — EUbusiness.com
Eu Business / Posted 3 hours ago
which required them to develop National Roma Integration strategies to promote access of Roma to education, employment, healthcare and housing. There have been positive developments, especially in the area of education, said Vera Jourova, the... Read more
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International Business Times
Texas head-on train collision: 3 missing and 1 injured in fiery BSNF crash Joe Faust told reporters that one of the crew members jumped before the collisi
Texas head-on train collision: 3 missing and 1 injured in fiery BSNF crash
International Business Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Joe Faust told reporters that one of the crew members jumped before the collision and was being treated at Northwest Texas Healthcare System in Amarillo. Hospital marketing director Patrick Buckley said the man was in stable condition. BNSF... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Wake-Up Call America: Iceland's New President Has Never Been A Politicianthe country has managed to achieve economic recovery—“without compromising its
Wake-Up Call America: Iceland's New President Has Never Been A Politician
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 hours ago
the country has managed to achieve economic recovery—“without compromising its welfare model,” which includes universal healthcare and education. In fact, Iceland is on track to become the first European country that suffered in the financial... Read more
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The Age
Legal pot and 'S' plates for seniors? Young people gather for Youth Parliamentpill. This year, 120 young parliamentarians are debating proposals to reform v
Legal pot and 'S' plates for seniors? Young people gather for Youth Parliament
The Age / Posted 4 hours ago
pill. This year, 120 young parliamentarians are debating proposals to reform veteran support and access to mental healthcare as well as public transport concessions and easing restrictions on breast milk donations. Ivanhoe Girls Grammar... Read more
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PR.com
Alfa Scientific Designs, Inc. Issued Patent for Driven Flow� Technologythereby defeating the obstruction issues of porous materials Driven Flow™ Tech
Alfa Scientific Designs, Inc. Issued Patent for Driven Flow� Technology
PR.com / Posted 4 hours ago
thereby defeating the obstruction issues of porous materials Driven Flow™ Technology is an ideal fit for law enforcement, healthcare, or other settings that need fast accurate results. The high consistency and accuracy of Driven Flow™ Technology... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Huge explosion after 2 trains crash head-on- leaving 1 injured and 3 missingconfirmed that two crew members were traveling in each train when the crash hap
Huge explosion after 2 trains crash head-on- leaving 1 injured and 3 missing
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
confirmed that two crew members were traveling in each train when the crash happened. The injured crew member is in a stable condition at Northwest Texas Healthcare System in Amarillo, according to the hospital's marketing director, Patrick Buck... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nestle's new chief expected to drive health expansionof its relatively small but highly profitable health and wellness business. In
Nestle's new chief expected to drive health expansion
Business Standard India / Posted 4 hours ago
of its relatively small but highly profitable health and wellness business. In his 13 years at the helm of German healthcare company Fresenius, Schneider oversaw a series of deals that brought a twelvefold increase in net income. Nestle,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Doctors using electronic records at higher risk for burnoutthey had a 29 percent higher risk of burnout, compared to other doctors, as rep
Doctors using electronic records at higher risk for burnout
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
they had a 29 percent higher risk of burnout, compared to other doctors, as reported in Mayo Clinic Proceedings. “Often healthcare is compared to the airline industry,” Palen said. “We don’t want pilots stressed out, we want them at their best... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Xerox laying off 95 in Orlandowho are becoming part of Conduent have also faced job loss and reorganization.
Xerox laying off 95 in Orlando
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
who are becoming part of Conduent have also faced job loss and reorganization. According to a description of Xerox State Healthcare, the Atlanta-based division administers Medicaid, state children's health insurance programs, long-term care... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Walgreens opens Kentucky's first specialty pharmacy in downtown Louisvilleprovides a higher level of care for patients that have specific disease states,
Walgreens opens Kentucky's first specialty pharmacy in downtown Louisville
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 4 hours ago
provides a higher level of care for patients that have specific disease states," said Gene Hoover, Walgreens' Regional Healthcare Director. "So our team specializes in therapy for Oncology, Transplant, HIV, Hepatitis C, Chronic Inflammatory... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Democratic candidates go head-to-head in primaries for chance to unseat Sen. Mike Leea half century,” said Swinton. He favors working toward equal pay for women, b
Democratic candidates go head-to-head in primaries for chance to unseat Sen. Mike Lee
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 4 hours ago
a half century,” said Swinton. He favors working toward equal pay for women, better family leave and better access to healthcare and contraceptives as a means for reducing abortions. “On issues that democrats care about, such as women’s... Read more
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Business Wire
HSB Deploys Guidewire Systems for Underwriting, Policies, Billing and Datarange of insurances, provision products and services. In 2015, ERGO posted prem
HSB Deploys Guidewire Systems for Underwriting, Policies, Billing and Data
Business Wire / Posted 4 hours ago
range of insurances, provision products and services. In 2015, ERGO posted premium income of €17.9bn. In international healthcare business, Munich Re pools its insurance and reinsurance operations, as well as related services, under the Munich... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Should being fat be celebrated?University, penned an opinion piece in which she said that "anti-fat attitudes
Should being fat be celebrated?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
University, penned an opinion piece in which she said that "anti-fat attitudes result in barriers to fat people receiving healthcare". Concerned about the "structural oppression experienced by fat individuals", Pause argues that the "Government... Read more
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The Hill
New Medicare payment rules must be implemented without delay to benefit both patients and physiciansand holds doctors accountable for outcomes and quality of care. Why? Because t
New Medicare payment rules must be implemented without delay to benefit both patients and physicians
The Hill / Posted 4 hours ago
and holds doctors accountable for outcomes and quality of care. Why? Because the quality and cost-effectiveness of healthcare in the United States lags behind that in other developed nations. Under our traditional fee-for-service approach,... Read more
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