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One In Four Americans Have No Health Insurance, Study Finds
2012-04-20 09:42:41

More than a quarter of US adults went without health insurance in 2011 because of lost work, a change in jobs, or Medicaid ineligibility, according to a new report released Thursday, April 19.

2012-04-02 23:00:56

Health Connexions™ works with 2nd Sight™ to improve patient care.

2011-07-27 00:01:19

Reduces Costs for Businesses; Helps Members Navigate the Healthcare System Covington, LA (PRWEB) July 26, 2011 Gilsbar Incorporated announced today the launch of Care Advocates.

2011-06-20 10:02:00

New study highlights OTC medicines' valuable role WASHINGTON, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans could avoid approximately 50 million unnecessary visits to primary care physicians each year and save over $5 billion per year with increased self-care, including the safe and effective use of over-the-counter (OTC) medicines, according to a recent cost analysis of health management options.

2011-04-05 00:00:28

High number of people using these fake notes is unbelievable. It makes a person wonder whether with the changes taking place in the healthcare system, fake doctor notes will become a common thing.

2011-04-04 06:00:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Newly proposed Medicare rules designed to promote and reward high-quality patient care under healthcare reform closely mirror quality reporting programs already well established as part of the American healthcare system, a MedeAnalytics analysis has found.

2011-03-22 06:57:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sermo, Inc., the world's largest on-line physician community, today announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Janssen Global Services, LLC to develop and deliver new mobile and web services that allow physicians to move their patients more easily and efficiently through the healthcare system.

Word of the Day
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.