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00:01 ET U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for July 30: Medicare Anniversary

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: MEDICARE ANNIVERSARY Profile America — Saturday, July 30th....


Jul 29, 2016, 09:30 ET Michael J. Fox Foundation Vice President Of Medical Communications Joins Alliance For Patient Access Meeting

Today, Rachel Dolhun, MD, vice president of medical communications at The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF), will join a...


Jul 29, 2016, 08:03 ET Semler Reports Second Quarter and Year-to-date 2016 Financial Results

 Semler Scientific, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMLR), an emerging growth company that provides technology solutions to improve the clinical effectiveness...


Jul 28, 2016, 18:00 ET 44% of Consumers in Wellness Programs Diagnosed with Chronic Condition: HealthMine Survey

Nearly half of consumers (44%) enrolled in wellness programs report having a diagnosed chronic condition, according to July 2016 HealthMine...


Jul 28, 2016, 11:28 ET Gateway Health To Offer Telephonic Psychiatric Consultation Service Program (TiPS) To Network Physicians

Gateway Health is proud to announce a partnership with the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS) to offer a new program, the Telephonic...


Jul 28, 2016, 10:02 ET BenefitMall Partners with Maryland Health Benefit Exchange to Assist Small Businesses

BenefitMall®, a leading provider of employee benefits and payroll services, has been chosen as the administrator of the small business health...


Jul 28, 2016, 10:00 ET Florida Blue Triples Central Florida Workforce with Addition of Nearly 300 Jobs in Seminole County

Florida Blue announced a major expansion of its Central Florida operations today. The state's largest health insurer will add more than 280...


Jul 28, 2016, 09:46 ET LifeSecure Insurance Company Unveils New Brand to Help You 'See Insurance Differently'

In recognition of its upcoming 10th anniversary, LifeSecure Insurance Company today is proud to unveil its new brand identity. The change is a key...


Jul 28, 2016, 09:30 ET Combined Insurance Marks Anniversary of Medicare Law

Medicare was signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson on July 30, 1965. Combined Insurance, a leading provider of individual supplemental...


Jul 28, 2016, 09:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield Association Introduces Portfolio of International Health Insurance Products to Serve Multinational Employers and Individuals Traveling Globally

The Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) today announced a suite of newly branded, international private medical insurance products that will...


Jul 28, 2016, 09:00 ET HAP Names Michael Genord CEO of HAP Midwest Health Plan

Health Alliance Plan (HAP) today announced that Michael Genord, M.D., has been named chief executive officer of HAP Midwest Health Plan. Dr....


Jul 27, 2016, 14:50 ET Bankers Healthcare Group Named One Of The Best Workplaces In Financial Services And Insurance

 Research and consulting firm Great Place to Work® and Fortune have named Bankers Healthcare Group one of the country's Best Workplaces in...


Jul 27, 2016, 09:00 ET ASPiRA LABS Expands Coverage for OVA1 in Texas

 ASPiRA LABS, a Vermillion company (NASDAQ: VRML), today announced an agreement with Independent Medical Systems, a preferred provider...


Jul 27, 2016, 08:30 ET Catasys Expands Rollout of OnTrak-H Solution in Florida with Leading National Health Insurance Provider

Catasys, Inc. (OTCQB: CATS), a provider of proprietary data, predictive analytics, and modeling based behavioral health management services for...


Jul 27, 2016, 08:30 ET Missouri Care Signs Agreements with BJC HealthCare and Washington University Physicians to Serve Missouri's Medicaid Population

 Missouri Care, Inc., a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG), announced today that it has signed agreements with BJC...


Jul 27, 2016, 07:39 ET Coverage of INSIGHTEC's Exablate for Pain Palliation of Bone Metastases Expands to 99.8 Million Members in the US

INSIGHTEC, the world leader in non-invasive MR-guided Focused Ultrasound (MRgFUS) technology, announced today that Exablate for pain palliation of...


Jul 27, 2016, 07:30 ET LabStyle Innovations Now DarioHealth

Labstyle Innovations Corp. (NASDAQ: DRIO) - a leader in digital health and mobile health solutions - announced today that it is changing its...


Jul 27, 2016, 06:00 ET Medicaid Providers Achieve Better Outcomes Using A Common Care Plan

Medicaid providers pursuing healthcare quality improvement initiatives face complex challenges when addressing the needs of high-risk patient...


Jul 26, 2016, 16:00 ET Molina Healthcare and Memorial Hermann Announce improved access to care for Medicaid, Medicare and CHIP Recipients in Greater Houston

 Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: MOH) and Memorial Hermann Health Plan, Inc. jointly announced today that Molina Healthcare of Texas, Inc., a...


Jul 26, 2016, 14:30 ET South Carolina Medical Association to Partner With KaMMCO Health Solutions for Statewide Interoperability and Analytics Tools

 Physicians and healthcare professionals nationwide are in the midst of unparalleled industry transformation. Successful adoption of the new...


Jul 26, 2016, 14:00 ET Kaiser Family Foundation Names Elisabeth "Libby" Rosenthal Editor-In-Chief of Kaiser Health News

 Today Drew Altman, president and CEO of the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF), announced the appointment of longtime, highly regarded...


Jul 26, 2016, 09:02 ET Life Insurance Direct Marketing Association Announces 2016 Fall Meeting & Business Showcase

The Life Insurance Direct Marketing Association (LIDMA) has announced that its Annual Fall Meeting & Business Showcase will take place...


Jul 26, 2016, 08:30 ET WellCare Applauds Encouraging Outcomes from Georgia Pediatricians' Asthma Quality Improvement Project

 WellCare of Georgia, a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG), has provided a $75,000 grant to help fund a one-year asthma...


Jul 25, 2016, 11:37 ET Trion Solutions Announces Special Agreement With Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan to Deliver Affordable Health Coverage to SMEs

 Trion Solutions, one of America's leading providers of value-added human resource services, announces that it has entered into an agreement...


Jul 25, 2016, 11:00 ET Blue Cross Foundation Supports Community Health with $1 Million in Grants

 With $1 million in first-year funding approved on June 14, the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation is fueling 13 community...