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HHS wants to stops hospitals from 'blocking' patient data—and they're threatening to punish 'bad actors'

Last updated: 02/16/2019

HHS on Monday proposed two new rules that aim to give patients greater access to their electronic health information (EHI), require hospitals to send electronic patient alerts,...

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Member Spotlight: Society for Women’s Health Research

Last updated: 02/16/2019

Mission: SWHR is dedicated to advancing women’s health by eliminating imbalances in care for women through science, advocacy, and education. The Society for Women’s Health...

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Improving health worker performance through text messaging: A mixed-methods evaluation of a pilot intervention designed to increase coverage of intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy in West Nile, Uganda

Last updated: 02/16/2019

Poor health worker performance is a well-documented obstacle to quality service provision. Due to the increasingly widespread availability of mobile devices, mobile health...

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Leveraging Technology in Health Care – Ohio Academy of Family Physicians

Last updated: 02/16/2019

Reprinted from the winter 2018 issue of The Ohio Family Physician. On October 10, I was honored to take the oath of office as your American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)...

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The Training Of Dr. Robot: Data Wave Hits Medical Care

Last updated: 02/16/2019

The technology used by Facebook, Google and Amazon to turn spoken language into text, recognize faces and target advertising could help doctors combat one of the deadliest...

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Insurers Deploy Drone Fleets to Speed Harvey Disaster Recovery

Last updated: 02/16/2019

Fleets of commercial drones are primed to hover over the destruction from Tropical Storm Harvey in an unprecedented test of unmanned aircraft’s ability to assess billions of...

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Opportunity abounds for larger-producing advisors, but what about their lower AUM colleagues? - Diamond Consultants Financial Advisor Recruiters

Last updated: 02/16/2019

The world of the independent broker dealer is spinning fast and consolidation seems to be the watchword on everyone’s mind these days. Mega-firms like LPL gobbling up smaller...

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Small cap equity strategies draw attention of pension funds | Money Management

Last updated: 02/15/2019

Pension funds along with other investors, who traditionally had lower exposure to small cap equities, showed greater interest in these strategies over the past year, whether...

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Patients to share personal journeys at NIH Rare Disease Day events

Last updated: 02/15/2019

Several thousand rare diseases affect an estimated 30 million people in the United States. Only about 5 percent of these diseases have a treatment approved by the Food and Drug...

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RC’s last resort scheme is a win for SMSFs | Money Management

Last updated: 02/15/2019

The Royal Commission’s recommendation to introduce a last resort compensation scheme for consumers that suffered a financial loss from ill advice has been heralded as a win for...

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