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State Highlights: Investigation Into Troubled Johns Hopkins-Linked Fla. Hospital Ramps Up; Urgent Care Centers Flourish In Massachusetts, But Not In Low-Income Areas

Jan 15, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Florida, Massachusetts, Louisiana, Nebraska, Texas, Ohio, Tennessee, Kansas, California, Virginia and...
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Given Expanse Of Opioid Epidemic, ‘Knowing How To Use Narcan Can Save A Life’

Jan 15, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
More public health campaigns encourage people to learn about the life-saving treatment for opioid overdoses. WBUR interviewed health care experts about the importance of having Narcan available in first-aid kits. News on drug epidemics looks at overdose numbers dropping in Kentucky and meth's resurgence, also....
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Public Options And Medicaid Buy-Ins Emerge From 2020 Democratic Presidential Hopefuls

Jan 15, 2019 , Forbes
Public options to expand health coverage are emerging on the campaign trail ahead of next year’s 2020 Democratic Presidential...
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In Face Of Blood Shortages, Red Cross Aims To Recruit More Donors With New App

Jan 15, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The agency, responsible for nearly half of the nation's blood supply, says the app helps people understand where there are shortages and where they can give blood. Public health news also focuses on a 22-minute workout; housing reforms for the mentally ill; science with borders; infections from Mexican surgeries; the importance of humility among researchers; suicides on campus; higher cancer death rates among the poor; 26 trillion steps and counting on Fitbit and more....
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House Democrats launch drug-pricing probe into a dozen major health-care companies

Jan 15, 2019 , CNBC Health
AbbVie, Amgen, AstraZeneca, Celgene, Eli Lilly, Johnson & Johnson, Mallinckrodt, Novartis, Novo Nordisk, Pfizer, Sanofi and Teva Pharmaceuticals received letters seeking detailed information and documents about the companies' pricing...
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Voice search, AI and beyond: Why marketers must embrace technology

Jan 15, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
As digital campaigns touch all aspects of communications, marketers must have a handle on current best practices. Consider voice assistant messaging, artificial intelligence and...
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CRN names new chairman, board of directors

Jan 15, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
The organization announced that David Campbell, vice president of North America regulatory affairs and policy at RB Health, has been elected chair of the board of directors. Read More...
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Rutgers Campaign Seeks To Decrease Maternal Mortality Rates

Jan 15, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Shortly after giving birth to her son Brandon in 2011, Tara Hansen – while still in the hospital – told healthcare providers her body didn’t feel right. But they considered her a healthy post-partum patient and sent her home. Six days later, she died from an infection that had occurred during the b......
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Hospital M&A Deals Slow in 2018

Jan 15, 2019 , Healthcare Business News
Jan. 11—Hospital transactions declined in 2018, amid a shift in the most active types of organizations....
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Public Option And Medicaid Buy-Ins Emerge From 2020 Democratic Presidential Hopefuls

Jan 14, 2019 , Forbes
Public options to expand health coverage are emerging on the campaign trail ahead of next year’s 2020 Democratic Presidential...
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Q&A: CEO John Couris wants Tampa General to be the best. Period

Jan 13, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
John Couris thinks leaders in the healthcare industry should think big or go home. During his first year as CEO of Tampa (Fla.) General Hospital, the region's largest safety-net facility, Couris has given his staff implicit instructions and a...
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Grassley takes Finance Committee gavel, eyes hospital oversight

Jan 13, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Tax-exempt hospitals, the 340B drug discount program and accreditation programs are in the sights of the Senate's veteran champion for...
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Under Ever-Intensifying Scrutiny From Government, Juul Tries To Embrace Public Health Crusader Image

Jan 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Juul has launched a new $10 million ad campaign focusing on the pitch that e-cigarettes are helping curb the country's smoking habits. But experts are saying the new image relies on revisionist history....
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Allscripts partners with Microsoft to match patients, clinical trials

Jan 11, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The companies plan to use electronic health record platforms to decrease R&D costs and bring new therapies to market...
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Study Finds Link Between Increase In Bullying In Trump Country And President’s Inauguration

Jan 11, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
"It is obviously difficult to demonstrate a causal link between statements by a public figure and schoolyard bullying. Nevertheless, there are incidents in which youth made threats and jeering statements that closely matched language used by President Trump," the study found. Other mental health news comes out of New Hampshire, Texas and Louisiana....
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Sears chairman submits revised takeover bid

Jan 11, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Sears chairman Eddie Lampert submitted a revised takeover bid of more than $5 billion for the embattled company, which was made through an affiliate of his hedge fund, ESL Investments. Read More...
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Texas School District Risks Children's Lives By Using Benadryl Instead Of Stock Epinephrine

Jan 11, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The Weatherford Independent School District in Weatherford, TX announced recently that instead of epinephrine, they will administer Benadryl to students experiencing allergic reactions. The district cited not having enough trained personnel to administer “unassigned epinephrine” at all hours and all......
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Even in the U.S., poor women often can't afford tampons, pads

Jan 11, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - A survey of low-income women in a large U.S. city finds that nearly two-thirds couldn't afford menstrual hygiene products such as tampons or pads during the previous year....
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Health-care stocks are a way to ride this market comeback, Charles Schwab chief strategist says

Jan 10, 2019 , CNBC Health
The S&P 500's 3 percent rally thus far in 2019 is "pretty decent," but the odds of it being long-term are "relatively slim," says Liz Ann...
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Prell reintroduces its Clean Rinse Conditioner

Jan 10, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Prell announced the relaunch of its Clean Rinse Conditioner, which is formulated for all hair types, and pairs well with the brand's Classic Clean Shampoo. Read More...
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