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Me and Research, It’s Complicated Reflections From an FMAHealth Fellow

Last updated: 02/15/2019

Family medicine research is crucial for strengthening primary care and improving population health in the United States. Until a year ago, I could not have disagreed more....

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An Abundance of Caution: Hand Hygiene vs. Fire Safety in Hospitals

Last updated: 02/15/2019

The following post is by Rohan Rastogi, an MPH student in Health Policy at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a medical student at the Boston University School of...

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The Illogic of Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance

Last updated: 02/15/2019

The Illogic of Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance By Uwe E. Reinhardt July 1, 2014 Imagine yourself in a bar where a pickpocket takes money out of your wallet and with it buys...

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Push Is On to Reclassify Schizophrenia as a Neurologic Disease

Last updated: 02/15/2019

A mental health advocacy group has spearheaded a new initiative to reclassify schizophrenia as a neurologic, rather than a psychiatric, disease. The action is designed to reduce...

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The Evolution of Venture Philanthropy in the Quest for Cures

Last updated: 02/15/2019

by Kristin Schneeman, director When is philanthropy no longer philanthropy? This and other existential questions—as well as more practical ones—were asked in a small-group...

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You Hate Your EHR? Help Develop Something Better

Last updated: 02/15/2019

I'm tired of medical professionals complaining about electronic health records (EHRs). I can't escape the exasperated and beaten expressions of skilled clinicians held hostage...

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How an $8 billion Silicon Valley startup has shared talent with one of its most prominent investors

Last updated: 02/15/2019

The news last week that Mike Lempres, one of Coinbase’s higher-ranking executives, was departing the company for a job at Andreessen Horowitz was only the latest bond between...

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mHealth Market Detailed Overview of Growing Digital Health Industry Trend, Profit and Forecast by 2022

Last updated: 02/15/2019

Agamatrix, INC, Alivecor, INC, Apple, INC, Athenahealth INC, AT&T, INC, Biotelemetry INC. (CARDIONET), GE Healthcare, Google INC, Jawbone INC, Johnson & Johnson, Laboratory...

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P.E.I. paramedics will do more home care under new programs

Last updated: 02/15/2019

P.E.I. is developing three new home-care initiatives to allow seniors to remain in their homes as long as possible, with help from $750,000 in new federal funding.  The...

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Associate-Healthcare Job Opening in Boston, Massachusetts - AcademyHealth Career Center

Last updated: 02/14/2019

Founded in 1981, Analysis Group is one of the largest economics consulting firms, with more than 950 professionals across 14 offices. Analysis Group’s health care experts apply...

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