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Blue Cross takes aim at 'well-being'

Blue Cross takes aim at 'well-being'

By Jay Greene  |  September 24, 2018

On Jan. 1, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan plans to roll out a new virtual well-being program to complement its online wellness and health education programs.

WeWork to open collaboration spaces for cancer research

WeWork to open collaboration spaces for cancer research

By Jonathan LaMantia  |  September 24, 2018

The fast-growing coworking startup said that it will create "collaboration hubs" in Manhattan, Boston and San Francisco that will include office space. The goal is to encourage information-sharing that could lead to better treatments.

Ochsner promises upgrades for north Louisiana hospitals

Ochsner promises upgrades for north Louisiana hospitals

By Associated Press  |  September 24, 2018

Ochsner Health System will make improvements to the safety-net hospitals in north Louisiana under its new management deal to operate the facilities, the system's CEO said Monday as the oversight contracts were officially signed.

Gilead to launch generic versions of hepatitis C drugs

Gilead to launch generic versions of hepatitis C drugs

September 24, 2018

Gilead will start selling the generics for chronic hepatitis C in January at a $24,000 list price, a significant discount compared to the price for its branded alternatives, which can cost nearly $100,000 for a full course of treatment.

News from other sources

By Project Japan  |  September 24, 2018

The health benefits of ketamine may be overhyped, e-cigs are used in droves by high schoolers despite an FDA rule and the contention around the effectiveness of workplace wellness programs will likely get worse.

Labs lose challenge to multi-billion Medicare cut

Labs lose challenge to multi-billion Medicare cut

September 24, 2018

A group of clinical laboratories lost their legal challenge to a multibillion-dollar Medicare reimbursement cut after a federal judge tossed the lawsuit on procedural grounds.

Sen. Capito: States and Congress need to battle opioids together

Sen. Capito: States and Congress need to battle opioids together

By Sen. Shelley Moore Capito  |  September 22, 2018

We understand that it is going to take a coordinated, all-hands-on-deck, community-focused effort to fight the opioid epidemic. And while our local leaders are at the forefront of that fight, Congress is by no means taking a back seat.

Sen. Blunt: Increasing funding to improve behavioral health

Sen. Blunt: Increasing funding to improve behavioral health

By Sen. Roy Blunt  |  September 22, 2018

Across the country, opioid overdoses and deaths have surged in recent years. In 2017, opioid overdose deaths hit a record high, taking the lives of 134 people every day. To save lives, we must maintain a federal response that is up to the challenge we're facing.

SWAT team superheroes drop by Colo. children's hospital

SWAT team superheroes drop by Colo. children's hospital

By Project Japan  |  September 22, 2018

Members of the Aurora (Colo.) Police Department's SWAT team donned superhero costumes to rappel down the sides of Children's Hospital Colorado last week to surprise the young patients inside.

Sen. Murphy: 'Choose Medicare' should be an option for all Americans

Sen. Murphy: 'Choose Medicare' should be an option for all Americans

By Sen. Chris Murphy  |  September 22, 2018

Having Medicare as an option will force private insurance companies to be more competitive, bringing down costs for everyone. It also tests the idea that Medicare is the right benefit for everyone by allowing consumers and businesses to choose for themselves.

Q&A with Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital CEO on expansion, public health

Q&A with Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital CEO on expansion, public health

September 22, 2018

Like its namesake, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital isn't satisfied standing pat. The Hollywood, Fla., hospital is adding floors and has been pushing northward, expanding its services to Palm Beach County. New CEO Caitlin Beck Stella talks about the hospital's growth strategy.


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