614 Articles Matching "expansion"

TriNetX raises $40M Series D for real-world evidence research platform

Mar 15, 2019 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The funding will fuel the company's international expansion as well as development of its analytics...
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Singapore-based CXA group raises $25m to increase regional expansion

Mar 14, 2019 , Mobile Health News
Yesterday, Singapore-based health technology startup CXA Group, which offers an employee benefits and wellness marketplace platform, announced that it has raised $25 million in its latest round of funding. The company’s new group of strategic investors include HSBC, Singtel Innov8, Telkom Indonesia MDI Ventures, Sumitomo Corporation Equity Asia, Muang Thai Fuchsia Ventures, Humanica and Heritas Venture Fund. What they...
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Aurora Cannabis chairman describes Nelson Peltz partnership, plans for consumer expansion

Mar 14, 2019 , CNBC Health
Aurora's executive chairman tells CNBC that the company's partnership with Nelson Peltz is one of many relationships it hopes to...
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Poll: Two-Thirds Of Texans Support Medicaid Expansion

Mar 05, 2019 , Forbes
Nearly two-thirds of Texas adults support Medicaid expansion, a new statewide poll from the Episcopal Health Foundation...
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Oscar's Obamacare Expansion Boosts Enrollment, Narrows Loss

Mar 02, 2019 , Forbes
Oscar Health said it narrowed its “statutory net loss to $57 million in 2018 from $131 million in 2017” after growing Obamacare enrollment to...
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Rightway Healthcare raises $8M to expand its care navigation platform

Mar 01, 2019 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Sales hires, product updates and market expansion are all on the...
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Medicare Expansion Proposals Draw Hospital Concerns

Feb 27, 2019 , Healthcare Business News
Feb. 25—Hospital advocates are increasingly voicing opposition to various Medicare expansion proposals over concerns about their adverse financial impacts....
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How The Medicaid Battle Is Far From Over: Despite Some Red States Embracing Limited Expansion, Others Dig In Their Heels

Feb 21, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Recent moves by red state Republicans to block voter-approved Medicaid expansion, as well as threats from some Republican governors to slash funding highlight the fact that both sides are still fighting the Medicaid expansion battle. Medicaid news comes out of Georgia and Texas, as...
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Lung-MAP Precision Medicine Trial Expands To Include More Patients

Feb 16, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The Lung Cancer Master Protocol (Lung-MAP), the first precision medicine trial in lung cancer supported by the National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the National Institutes of Health, is undergoing a major expansion to include patients with all non-small cell lung cancers -- which make up about 8......
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Advocates Hope Emerging Evidence About Economic Benefits Of Medicaid Expansion Will Nudge Kansas, Missouri Into Action

Feb 14, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The states have long-balked at the price tag associated with expansion, but economists are saying other red states are reaping the benefits of injecting the economy with millions in federal dollars. Beginning next year, however, the federal government’s contribution will phase down to 90 percent from the current 93 percent of expansion costs, which will make it a harder sell. Medicaid news comes out of Utah and North...
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Fast-Moving Bill To Curtail Voter-Approved Medicaid Expansion Secures Key Approval In Utah Legislature

Feb 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Lawmakers who have been worrying about the long-term costs of expanding Medicaid have been quickly working to roll back some of the changes that Utah voters approved through a ballot initiative in November's elections. Other Medicaid news focuses on waivers, delays in payment and mental health...
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Other states likely to follow Utah's partial Medicaid expansion

Feb 12, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The Utah Legislature passed a bill to partially expand Medicaid, and that may encourage other states to seek similar scaled-back expansions with full federal...
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Q&A: Christ Hospital Health Network CEO talks growth and focusing on patients

Feb 10, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Arturo Polizzi took over as CEO of Cincinnati-based Christ Hospital Health Network last year. He's overseeing market expansion, but wants to ensure the system stays true to its...
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Utah Voters Approved Medicaid Expansion, But State Lawmakers Are Balking

Feb 09, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Political fights over health care continue to flare. In Utah, angry voters say lawmakers are disregarding their wishes by trying to limit the scope of a ballot referendum that expanded...
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Predictive analytics platform KenSci closes $22M Series B funding round

Feb 08, 2019 (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The new money will be used to accelerate the company's growth and global...
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Has Obamacare Turned Uncle Sam Into A Drug Dealer?

Feb 07, 2019 , Forbes
It's time for Congress to roll back the Medicaid expansion -- and fundamentally reform the broken program so that it protects taxpayers and better serves the truly...
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Centene's Obamacare Marketshare Hits 20% After Expansion

Feb 06, 2019 , Forbes
Centene has nearly 2 million Obamacare customers after expanding into four new states for 2019 and expanding in six existing...
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Utah and Idaho Lawmakers Seek To Scale Back Voter-Approved Medicaid Expansions

Feb 06, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The legislators say that despite voter support for expansion, they are concerned that a change in the Medicaid program will be a financial burden for the...
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Exclusive: Canada budget to include limited coverage for prescription drugs - sources

Feb 01, 2019 , Reuters
Canada's Liberal government will propose a limited expansion to the country's universal healthcare system in the spring budget to cover part of the cost of prescription drugs, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
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Idaho Supreme Court hears Medicaid expansion arguments

Jan 30, 2019 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The arguments for or against Medicaid expansion in Idaho have typically fallen along ideological lines, something not lost on the justices. More than 60% of Idaho voters passed an initaitive to expand the program in...
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