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Short-term plans have little adverse effect on insurance market: study

May 18, 2019 , Healthcare Business News
Although a federal boost to short-term insurance plans raised alarm among hospital advocates, early evidence suggests there has been little adverse impact on the individual-insurance...
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Wash. Governor Says State Is Leading Nation To Brighter Future With Public Option, But It’s Not Yet Clear How Much Patients Will Save

May 18, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Even sponsors of the legislation acknowledge the state plans may save consumers only 5-10% on their premiums. Other news on insurance markets in the states comes from North Carolina, Georgia and Houston....
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Bayer bets on 'silver bullet' defense in Roundup litigation; experts see hurdles

May 17, 2019 , Reuters
Bayer AG plans to argue that a $2 billion jury award and thousands of U.S. lawsuits claiming its glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup causes cancer should be tossed because a U.S. regulatory agency said the herbicide is not a public health risk....
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Jimmy Carter is released from hospital three days after breaking hip while preparing for turkey hunt

May 17, 2019 , CNBC Health
The 94-year-old Carter, who underwent hip replacement surgery, plans to resume Sunday School teaching this...
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Blue Cross Plans Back Solera Health’s Social Determinants Venture

May 17, 2019 , Forbes
Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans are investing more than $40 million in Solera Health, which manages chronic disease and helps address patients social determinants of health....
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J&J analyst day drives focus on drug business as talc baby powder comes under fire

May 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
Johnson & Johnson's pharmaceutical business will take the spotlight Wednesday at the company's analyst day as the company shares its plans for the next few years and tries to allay investors' concerns over talc-based baby...
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Motus Nova Expands FDA-Approved Robotic Stroke Therapy System, Adds New Hospital Partners

May 13, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Motus Nova, a technology firm offering the only robotic system approved by the FDA to be as effective as an in-person therapist for remote stroke rehabilitation, announced today that it is expanding its list of partner hospitals and clinics using the device, as well as making plans to introduce its ......
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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia to Build New Specialty Care and Urgent Care Center in Abington

May 13, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) today announced plans to open a new 37,000-square-foot Specialty Care & Urgent Care Center in Abington, PA. This is the latest expansion in the CHOP Care Network, which today includes more than 50 primary care offices, specialty care and surgical centers, u......
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Hospital Prices Boost Bernie Sanders And Michael Bennet Medicare Plans

May 13, 2019 , Forbes
Employers paying double what Medicare pays for hospital care may boost Bernie Sanders' Medicare for All and a public option proposal by Sen. Michael Bennet....
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State Highlights: Despite Training Of New York City Police, Chokehold Use Continues; California Announces Plans To Ban Pesticide Linked To Brain Damage

May 10, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from New York, California, Missouri, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Georgia, Maryland, Ohio, Florida and...
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New York startup Journey Meditation plans to bring group meditation to users' living rooms

May 09, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The company also announced a $2.4 million seed funding...
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Clinician house-call platform DispatchHealth lands $33M

May 08, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The startup plans on using the new money to expand its reach and improve its...
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New York startup Journey Meditation plans to bring group meditation to a users' living room

May 08, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The company also announced a $2.4 million seed funding...
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Centene CEO: We’re Committed To Buying WellCare

May 08, 2019 , Forbes
Centene CEO Michael Neidorff is committed to completing the acquisition of WellCare Health Plans with the regulatory process well underway....
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Apple's immediate plans rumored to include hearing health, period tracking, medication adherence

May 07, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
In a new scoop, Bloomberg reports that the tech giant plans to launch a number of hearing-related technologies, including hearing aid support and accessibility...
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As Joe Biden Pushes Obamacare Fix, Insurers Ready 2020 Expansion

May 05, 2019 , Forbes
Health insurers are beginning to announce expansion plans for 2020 for individual coverage offered under the Affordable Care...
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As Biden Pushes ACA Fix, Insurers Ready 2020 Obamacare Expansion

May 04, 2019 , Forbes
Health insurers are beginning to announce expansion plans for 2020 for individual coverage offered under the Affordable Care...
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Hospitals: Centene-WellCare Merger Threatens Competition

May 03, 2019 , Forbes
The American Hospital Association is urging the U.S. Justice Department to take a close look at Centene’s acquisition of WellCare Health...
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Amid Opioid Crisis, Walgreens Adds Mental Health Training For Pharmacists

May 02, 2019 , Forbes
Walgreens plans to increase mental health and substance abuse training for pharmacists and staff at its drugstores amid the U.S. opioid...
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Apple's Q2 earnings call, smartphone-based retinopathy scans and more digital health news briefs

May 02, 2019 jonah.comstock@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio and Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
Also: uBiome's FBI investigation; Better Therapeutics' pivotal trial...
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