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An Alternative to Health Care M&A - blogs.hbr.org (blog)

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An Alternative to Health Care M&A
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One of the main justifications for the mergers and acquisitions sweeping the health care industry is greater integration between the physicians and teams that care for patients. But consolidation does not ensure integration. While M&A may improve the ...

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Six Reasons Why Vermont's Single-Payer Health Plan Was Doomed From The ... - Forbes

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Six Reasons Why Vermont's Single-Payer Health Plan Was Doomed From The ...
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Last week, Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin (D.) announced that he was pulling the plug on his four-year quest to impose single-payer, government-run health care on the residents of his state. “In my judgment,” said Shumlin at a press conference, “the ...
James Haslam: Moving forward on health carevtdigger.org
Vermont ponders how to change health carePress Herald
How Vermont's single-payer health care dream fell apartVox
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Mind Your Mouth: How Oral Health Affects Overall Health - U.S. News & World Report

Mind Your Mouth: How Oral Health Affects Overall Health
U.S. News & World Report
Good oral health means more than a mouth full of pearly whites and fresh breath; it can also be the difference between life and death. Your mouth is a hotbed of bacteria, which can be controlled with good oral hygiene. But neglect your teeth and gums ...


Ex-Packers Pro Shop boss Hogan joins Prevea Health - Appleton Post Crescent

Ex-Packers Pro Shop boss Hogan joins Prevea Health
Appleton Post Crescent
ASHWAUBENON – Kate Hogan switched industries, but she said there are commonalities between running retail operations for the Green Bay Packers and managing wellness programs for Prevea Health. "A lot of the types of thinking we need to do and the ...


Why Isn't Google A Health Company? Look At Today's News - Forbes

Why Isn't Google A Health Company? Look At Today's News
Forbes
In July, venture capitalist Vinod Khosla interviewed Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin about the company's efforts in healthcare. There are, of course, health-tracking possibilities inherent in Google's Android phones. Not to mention the ...


Rise Of Bike Trains A Win For Children's Health, Environment - Huffington Post

Huffington Post

Rise Of Bike Trains A Win For Children's Health, Environment
Huffington Post
And the benefits of students actively transporting themselves to and from school may go well beyond improved fitness, says Dr. Jason Mendoza, the pediatrician at Seattle Children's Hospital who is behind the bike train, a children's health research ...

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Health insurance sign-up deadline is Tuesday - wwlp.com

Merced Sun-Star

Health insurance sign-up deadline is Tuesday
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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WWLP)–The deadline to sign up for health insurance through the state's Health Connector is quickly approaching. Tuesday, December 23 is the deadline to sign up specifically for those of you who qualify and need coverage by January ...
Sign-up deadline looms for health coverageBoston Herald
State health insurance enrollment increases though numbers still lowBoston Business Journal (blog)

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Careful Review Of Health Studies Used By Cuomo Administration To Justify ... - Forbes

Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Careful Review Of Health Studies Used By Cuomo Administration To Justify ...
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What was most striking, however, was the Cuomo administration's use of health risks to justify a continued ban. Just a few short years ago, it was New York's Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) that declared: “[W]e've concluded that high ...
OPINION: Reject fracking, protect health in 2015Brooklyn Daily Eagle

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Audit of Allegheny County Jail health provider says money being wasted - Tribune-Review

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Audit of Allegheny County Jail health provider says money being wasted
Tribune-Review
The controller's office released a scathing audit of Corizon Health Inc. saying the company failed to comply with a $12 million-a-year contract it signed last year. Warden Orlando Harper and Corizon fired back, disputing Wagner's claims of unsafe ...
Wagner Releases 'Damning' Audit of Corizon Health90.5 WESA

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Apple iOS 8.2 Is Expected To Contain Health App Improvements - Forbes

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Apple iOS 8.2 Is Expected To Contain Health App Improvements
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In October, Apple AAPL +0.75% decided to pull blood glucose tracking from the Health app because it did not support measurements used in other countries. According to 9to5Mac, blood glucose tracking will be added back to the Health app with the ability ...

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