Posts Tagged: Beaumont

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) UnitedHealth Says Tax Overhaul To Boost 2018 Earnings. The Wall Street Journal, January 16, 2018. UnitedHealth Group, Inc. will increase earnings by roughly 16% due to the technology and data initiatives in the federal… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Groups partner to better leverage HIEs for population health, quality improvement. Healthcare IT News, October 18, 2017. Two groups are working together to promote population health goals and cost reduction by tackling different aspects… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) DMC warns 1,529 patients of health data breach. Crain’s, July 13, 2017. The Detroit Medical Center notified patients that an employee allegedly stole protected health information and provided it to unauthorized individuals. 2) Aetna… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Epic CEO Judy Faulkner reveals two new EHR versions are in development. Healthcare IT News, February 21, 2017. Epic is developing new versions of Epic to accommodate different necessities. 2) Beaumont to commercialize its… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Ascension partners with Lyft to ease patient transportation. Modern Healthcare, December 20, 2016. Ascension partnered with Lyft to ensure that the most vulnerable patients always have a ride. 2) Sales Executive Pleads Guilty in… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Medical startup aims to put your primary care doctor in the cloud. STAT, October 5, 2016. Sherpaa aims to fill coverage gaps found in many insurance plans by replacing doctor visits with text messages… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Theranos, Embattled Laboratory, Shifts to Medical Machines. The New York Times, August 1, 2016. Theranos is shifting its business model toward selling medical blood testing machines. 2) Experimental vaccine could provide rapid response to… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $72 million in suit linking talcum powder to ovarian cancer. The Washington Post, February 24, 2016. Johnson & Johnson paid one family $72 million dollars for failing to… Read the rest »