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Patients With Untreated Hearing Loss Incur Higher Health Care Costs Over Time

Nov 14, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Older adults with untreated hearing loss incur substantially higher total health care costs compared to those who don't have hearing loss -- an average of 46%, totaling $22,434 per person over a decade, according to a new study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Healt......
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Walmart to give military spouses hiring preference via new initiative

Nov 14, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
The retailer announced it will give hiring preference to military spouses with a new initiative titled the Military Spouse Career Connection. Read More...
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Top 8 Healthcare Predictions for 2019

Nov 14, 2018 , Forbes
We have been writing the predictions for healthcare for the past 10 yrs.We also review back how we did each year and each year we are getting to be more accurate.The 2018 predictions that were released in Dec.2017 were almost 98% accurate and each one of them panned out during the course of the...
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State Highlights: Texas Activists Want To Put Stop To Day Cares Rejecting Unvaccinated Kids; Bronx School Shuttering Some Bathrooms To Try To Curb Vaping

Nov 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Texas, New York, New Hampshire, Mississippi, Kansas, Missouri and...
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A 29-Year-Old CEO Who's Shaking Up Diagnostics & Other Stories From The 2019 Healthcare 30 Under 30

Nov 14, 2018 , Forbes
Meet the newest crop of 30 Under 30 researchers and entrepreneurs working in...
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Medicare Costs Drop As Humana Shifts Doctors To Value-Based Models

Nov 14, 2018 , Forbes
Medical costs were 15.6% lower for seniors enrolled in Humana Medicare Advantage plans that paid physicians via value-based models last year, the insurer...
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All adults should be screened for unhealthy alcohol use, new guidelines say

Nov 14, 2018 , CNN Health
You can expect a "drinking checkup" when you visit the doctor. All adults, including pregnant women, should be screened for unhealthy alcohol use by their primary care physicians, the United States Preventive Services Task Force advises. For those patients who drink above the recommended limits, doctors should provide brief counseling to help them reduce their drinking, according to the new task force statement published Tuesday in the medical journal JAMA....
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Short-Term Insurance Plans Offer A Much-Needed Escape From Obamacare

Nov 14, 2018 , Forbes
Consumers should be free to choose the health plans that best meet their own financial and health needs. For millions of Americans, that means affordable, no-frills short-term...
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MobiHealthNews and Healthcare IT News are going global — here's what you need to know

Nov 14, 2018 jonah.comstock@mobihealthnews.com (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
Breaking down the differences between HIMSS Media's...
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Creating The “Next Healthcare System”

Nov 14, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
ISPOR, the professional society for health economics and outcomes research, held a spotlight session this afternoon at ISPOR Europe 2018, “Healthcare X.0: Digital Technologies and Creation of Value” [IP4], that explored how digital technologies are creating the next generation healthcare system in E......
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States may now broaden mental health treatment under Medicaid

Nov 14, 2018 , CNN Health
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services may now allow for states to pursue Medicaid reimbursements for short-term inpatient treatment in mental health facilities despite a decades-old exclusion, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar announced Tuesday....
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COPD Patients Rarely Receive Pulmonary Rehabilitation Despite Its Health Benefits

Nov 14, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Only a tiny fraction of patients hospitalized for COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, participate in a pulmonary rehabilitation program following hospitalization, even though such programs are recommended and Medicare covers their cost, according to new research published online in the A......
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The future of healthcare cybersecurity: Is it in the cloud?

Nov 14, 2018 , Mobile Health News
Sentara Health VP and CISO Dan Bowden explains how the hospital is preparing for consumerism and value-based care by building apps and tools in the...
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Joshua Kushner's start-up Oscar Health sues Florida Blue for allegedly running Obamacare monopoly

Nov 14, 2018 , CNBC Health
Health insurance start-up Oscar Health sued Florida Blue, accusing the independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association of using inappropriate practices that allow it to be a monopoly in the state's Obamacare...
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Oscar Accuses Florida Blue Cross Of Broker Monopoly In Obamacare Sales

Nov 14, 2018 , Forbes
Oscar Health filed a lawsuit against Florida Blue, accusing it of forcing brokers to sell its policies via "exclusive"...
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How Nurses Rate Daily Job Difficulty Plays Key Role In Patient Care

Nov 14, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A neonatal intensive care unit nurse’s ability to provide optimal patient care is influenced by a variety of factors – not just how many babies he or she is caring for or how sick they might be, a new study suggests. The study, which appears in the journal JAMA Pediatrics, highlights the importanc......
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GE CEO Culp's quick comments about health spinoff could mean an 'outright sale'

Nov 13, 2018 , CNBC Health
Analyst Scott Davis says Danaher, which GE's Larry Culp once ran, would "love" to own the life sciences business of GE...
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What Healthcare Policies Will the Election Produce?

Nov 13, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
Nov. 9—A divided Congress may be a recipe for overall gridlock, but some healthcare policy watchers see hope for action in certain areas....
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8 ways to make the health care brand experience better

Nov 13, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
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NYU to establish Long Island medical school at Winthrop

Nov 13, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
New York University plans to establish a medical school on the campus of NYU Winthrop in Mineola on Long Island, which will be focused on educating primary-care...
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