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Dec 17, 2014, 17:01 ET

Oasis Health Products, Inc. Announces Completion Of Stability Testing On Itonis, Inc.'s EMESYL™ Nausea Relief

 Oasis Health Products, Inc. announced today the completion of stability testing on Itonis, Inc.'s EMESYL™ Nausea Relief product and its...

Dec 17, 2014, 14:20 ET

Millions of Marketplace Enrollees Have Tough Purchasing Decisions Ahead - An Online Tool Is Here to Help

 With 25 percent more issuers participating in the health insurance marketplace this year, an expected 10.5 million enrollees will have more...

Dec 17, 2014, 14:06 ET

Colorado wins $65 million health care innovation grant

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has awarded Colorado $65 million in State Innovation Model (SIM) funding to create a...

Dec 17, 2014, 12:30 ET

Fred L. Brown Elected Chairman Of Supplemental Health Care

 Supplemental Health Care, a premier nationwide healthcare staffing company, today announced that Fred L. Brown has been elected Chairman of...

Dec 17, 2014, 12:16 ET
Source: National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.

The Truth About Holiday Spirits: How to Celebrate Safely This Season

We all want to celebrate during the holidays, and more people are likely to drink beyond their limits during this season than at other times of the...

Dec 17, 2014, 12:10 ET

LifeWise Health Plan of Oregon Offers Virtual Care Services To Its Members

 LifeWise Health Plan of Oregon today announced that it will offer telehealth benefits to its members through its virtual care offering...

Dec 17, 2014, 11:30 ET
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HCCA adds Internal Audit track to 2015 Compliance Institute agenda

A new educational track – Internal Audit – has been added to the 2015 Compliance Institute agenda, the Health Care Compliance...

Dec 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

TAHU: Business Owners Encouraged to Consult Benefit Professionals on 2015 Health Insurance Changes

 The second year of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) health insurance open enrollment period is underway from Nov. 15 to Feb. 15. Beginning in...

Dec 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

Community collaboration begins work on Detroit-Wayne County Health Improvement Plan

 Representatives from various public and private health organizations are beginning work on an initiative to develop one or several health...

Dec 17, 2014, 07:30 ET

Strategic Health Services to collaborate with QualCare on Population Health and Wellness Technology for QualCare Members

 Strategic Health Services, Inc. (SHS), a leading provider of population health management software solutions, today announced a strategic...

Dec 16, 2014, 17:10 ET

Health Information Designs completes Sanovia acquisition

Health Information Designs (HID), a leading provider of clinical services including prior authorization solutions, announced today that it has...

Dec 16, 2014, 15:30 ET

Dr. Gary Levine, President of National Consortium of Breast Centers, to Lead MemorialCare Health System Breast Centers in Southern California

Gary Levine, M.D., nationally recognized breast radiologist, is joining MemorialCare Health System as Medical Director of MemorialCare Breast...

Dec 16, 2014, 15:01 ET

Henry Ford Cardiologist Leads First Transcaval Valve Replacement in Europe

 A renowned Henry Ford Hospital cardiologist helped perform the first successful transcaval valve replacement in Europe on Dec. 1, sharing his...

Dec 16, 2014, 11:00 ET

Health 2.0 Announces WinterTech 2015 Agenda Highlights, Speakers, and Companies

Health 2.0 announces agenda highlights of speakers, companies, and demos to headline the inaugural 2015 Health 2.0 WinterTech conference on January...

Dec 16, 2014, 10:17 ET

Oregon's Health CO-OP continues to bring Democracy And the Member's Voice to Health Insurance

 When the federal government authorized the creation of Consumer Operated and Oriented Plans (co-ops), their hope was that the new...

Dec 16, 2014, 09:00 ET

RedBrick Health Unifies Wellness and Healthcare Consumerism in an Open, Configurable Health Engagement Platform

 RedBrick Health, a fast-growing leader in consumer health engagement and behavior change solutions, announced today collaboration with Advance...

Dec 16, 2014, 08:57 ET
CHS and Take Care Launch New Brand: Premise Health

CHS Health Services And Take Care Employer Solutions Announce New Name

 CHS Health Services (CHS) and Take Care Employer Solutions, LLC today launched the new name and brand of their combined company: Premise...

Dec 16, 2014, 08:15 ET

Glucose Health, Inc. To Upgrade To OTCQB® Venture Market

Glucose Health, Inc. ("GLUC" or the "Company") today announced a series of corporate measures. First, all trading in Glucose Health, Inc. common...

Dec 16, 2014, 08:12 ET
Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute (HCI3)

Consumers Sorely Lacking Information on the Quality of Their Doctors According to Latest HCI3 Research

With consumers bearing an ever-greater share of the costs for health care, it's essential that they have the ability to make informed decisions...

Dec 16, 2014, 07:45 ET
Carl S. Armato, president and CEO, Novant Health

Novant Health CEO joins American Hospital Association's Health Care Systems Governing Council

 On January 1, 2015, Novant Health President and CEO Carl Armato will join the American Hospital Association's (AHA) Health Care Systems...