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One dead, over 100 ill in Spain's biggest listeriosis outbreak

Aug 21, 2019 , Reuters
A 90-year-old Spanish woman died on Tuesday, 56 people have been hospitalized and dozens more taken ill in what is believed to be the biggest outbreak of listeriosis recorded in Spain, the health minister said....
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U.S. records 21 new measles cases as of last week

Aug 20, 2019 , Reuters
The United States recorded 21 new measles cases last week, raising the total number of cases for the year to 1,203 across 30 states in the worst outbreak of the virus since 1992, federal health officials said on Monday....
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Despite growing availability of APIs for patient health records, uptake remains low

Aug 20, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
According to a new study published in JAMA, researchers found that the rate of unique users downloading their health records through an API on a month-over-month basis was...
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Deadly Legionnaires' outbreak at Atlanta hotel is the largest on record in Georgia

Aug 15, 2019 , CNN Health
An outbreak of Legionnaires' disease tied to a prominent Atlanta hotel is the largest recorded Legionella outbreak in Georgia, an official with the public health department told CNN on Sunday....
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Uganda says malaria prevalence surges, cites climate change and refugees

Aug 15, 2019 , Reuters
Uganda said on Wednesday it had recorded a 40% surge in the incidence of malaria, attributing the increase to a range of factors including a refugee influx, climate change and a decline in the use of protective nets....
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Researchers develop wearable fetal heartbeat sensor from consumer-grade devices

Aug 13, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
In a recent study, the technology performed on par with recordings of fetal cardiotocography...
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Louisiana Residents Can Go Online To Get Immunization Records As Part Of HHS-Backed Pilot Program

Aug 13, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
“This program will serve as a way to improve immunization rates throughout the state, reduce the administrative burden of immunization records requests for health care providers and empower patients to take greater control over their health,” said Dr. Alex Billioux, assistant secretary of the Office of Public Health. News on immunizations comes from Texas and Kansas, as well....
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U.S. records 10 new cases of measles last week

Aug 13, 2019 , Reuters
The United States recorded 10 new measles cases last week, taking the total cases for the year to 1,182, in the worst outbreak since 1992, federal health officials said on Monday....
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Walgreens to close about 200 stores in United States

Aug 07, 2019 , Reuters
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc said on Tuesday it plans to close about 200 U.S. stores and expects to record related pre-tax charges of between $1.9 billion and $2.4 billion....
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Google Fit update brings sleep tracking, iOS support; Connected Juul records user data, limits underage use and more digital health news briefs

Aug 06, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Also: Validation data on Osso VR's surgical training tool; Apple seeking health record development...
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U.S. recorded eight new cases of measles last week

Aug 06, 2019 , Reuters
The United States recorded eight new measles cases last week, taking the total for the year to 1,172 in the worst outbreak since 1992, federal health officials said on Monday....
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Doctors extract 526 teeth from Indian boy

Aug 03, 2019 , Reuters
Indian doctors removed a tumor with a record number of 526 teeth inside a seven-year-old boy's mouth, the medical team in the southern city of Chennai said on Friday....
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Second Ebola case in Congo's Goma infected several people: government

Aug 03, 2019 , Reuters
The second case of Ebola recorded in east Congo's main city of Goma had a large family including 10 children and managed to infect several people before dying of the hemorrhagic fever, the government's Ebola response coordinator said on Friday....
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With Health Law Vote, Senate Dems Hope To Put Republicans On Record Against Preexisting Conditions Coverage

Aug 02, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Senate Democrats unveiled plans to force a vote on a Trump administration guidance that could make it easier for states to get waivers from the health law's requirements. The vote is mostly political, as the legislation is unlikely to pass the Republican-controlled...
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Joe Biden Faced Intense Criticism Of His Record In Merciless Democratic Presidential Debate

Aug 02, 2019 , Forbes
The frontrunner came in for criticism over his stance on criminal justice reform and Barack Obama's deportation record, as he faced Kamala Harris and the remaining candidates on night two of the CNN...
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As Democrats Debate Single Payer, Humana's Medicare Advantage Enrollment Soars

Aug 01, 2019 , Forbes
Against the political backdrop of a debate over whether the government should administer Medicare for all Americans, health insurance companies are reporting record growth in their privately run Medicare Advantage...
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CMS launches new API to help doctors get access to patient records

Jul 31, 2019 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
The program is designed to help providers gain additional insights into a patient's health records without changing their...
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7 journalistic techniques for crafting exceptional patient stories

Jul 31, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
Do your homework, use a recording device or app, have a fluid conversation and—most of all—listen intently to your interviewee, and you’ll write compelling accounts of their experiences. Getting a truly engaging patient story is a top marketing goal for most health care providers, but it’s often easier said than done. It can be challenging […] The post 7 journalistic techniques for crafting exceptional patient stories appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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U.S. records 16 new measles cases as outbreak shows signs of slowing

Jul 30, 2019 , Reuters
The United States recorded 16 new measles cases between July 18 and July 25, federal health officials said on Monday, as the spread of the disease, which has infected 1,164 people this year in the worst U.S. outbreak since 1992, shows signs of slowing....
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What The Pfizer-Mylan Deal Means For Pharma

Jul 30, 2019 , Forbes
Record-setting summer temperatures across the globe are a metaphor for the financial heat being faced by large Pharma and the Pfizer-Mylan M&A is one answer to this problem. How their joint venture plans to spur sales in China, cut costs and streamline operations across the...
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