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Sens. Wyden, Booker urge agencies and companies to address algorithm bias in health care

Sen. Ron Wyden joined with Sen. Cory Booker to fire off letters to the Federal Trade Commission and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, asking them to provide more information on how they are addressing bias in algorithms used in health car.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 3rd, 2019

How these 4 local tech firms & manufacturers are helping the stressed health care system

Autonomous vehicles and 3-D printers are just some of the technologies local companies are deploying to help address the squeeze the coronavirus pandemic has placed on the nation's health care system.  The virus, which had infected more than 1.06 milli.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 3rd, 2020

Blue Fund awards $2.5M to 12 nonprofit agencies

The charitable arm of BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York has awarded $2.5 million to support 12 health-based projects across the region. The funds will address projects on behavioral health, cardiovascular health, diabetes, health-care workfo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 3rd, 2019

More training necessary to improve transgender care: report

A new report from nonprofit health plan Amida Care outlines what health care providers and insurance companies can be doing to address the poor physical and behavioral health of many transgender... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 7th, 2019

16 local companies land spots on $1.6 billion CMS contract

Big-ticket defense programs and technology modernization work get most of the attention in government contracting but there’s big business in supporting federal agencies with a health care mission......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 24th, 2018

Nurses urge New York–Presbyterian to stop plan to close psych beds at Brooklyn Methodist

Nurses and mental health advocates are pleading with New York–Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital to reverse its plan to cut its inpatient psychiatric care capacity by at least half. Members of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 2nd, 2020

Prioritize diversity among doctors

To the editor: We were glad to see the editorial board’s statement that “It's essential for NY to acknowledge bias in health care.” As Covid-19 brings a renewed focus on addressing health... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJul 2nd, 2020

3 Health Care Companies That Beat the Market in the 1st Half of the Year

GuruFocus screener identifies top performers amid coronavirus pandemicRelated Stocks: ABC, BIO, UTHR,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusJul 1st, 2020

"The One Thing": John Ahmann on how Atlanta businesses can address racial inequality

"Home on the Westside also means placed-based equity that delivers economic mobility at a neighborhood level via access to great schools/great parks/access to health care/jobs/etc., the same as in other Atlanta City neighborhoods.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2020

Housing, hotels and health care: The business forecast is bright for Florida"s geographic center

The county boasts lakes, hilly terrains and plenty of opportunity for companies and organizations seeking growth......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 25th, 2020

Provider Relief Fund Recipients Recently Settled With Government For False Claims

Trump Admin Giving Taxpayer Bailout to Large Health Care Companies that Defrauded the Government. Recipients of Administration’s Provider Relief.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 25th, 2020

Deep Dive: These 6 health-care stocks are ‘buys’ because they can thrive under either Trump or Biden

Target shares of innovative companies whose products and services will gain in popularity no matter what changes are made to the U.S. health-care system......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 25th, 2020

Deep Dive: How to invest in health-care stocks without worrying about who wins the election

Target shares of innovative companies whose products and services will gain in popularity no matter what changes are made to the U.S. health-care system......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 25th, 2020

It"s essential for NY to acknowledge bias in health care

The initial frenzy of the Covid-19 outbreak is dissipating, and many New Yorkers are itching to get back to business. But we can't move forward without fully taking into account the lessons learned... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 25th, 2020

Physicians urge cancer screening to avoid second health crisis

Health care leaders are concerned that delaying cancer screening and care during the pandemic could contribute to another health crisis. Many patients are putting off preventive services and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 25th, 2020

Physicians urge cancer screening, care to avoid second health crisis

Health care leaders are concerned that delaying cancer screening and care during the pandemic could contribute to another health crisis. Many patients are putting off preventive services and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 20th, 2020

A Snapshot Of The COVID-19 Data Sharing Ecosystem

While health care entities continue harvesting valuable COVID-19 data on patients, third-party companies are eagerly awaiting the day when they can claim useful electronic health records for themselves. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 15th, 2020

Hospitals got bailouts and furloughed thousands while paying CEOs millions

Deep-pocketed health care companies that have received billions of dollars in taxpayer fun.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJun 8th, 2020

Hayes: CEOs need "new playbook" to drive change on racial equity

"We need to go further and address these systemic inequities that have existed. I go back to health equity and inequality in health care, because it's my view that it's at the base (of the issues).".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2020

Triad aging adult health care provider adds new partner

PACE of the Triad has as promised welcomed a new partner to fill the spot vacated by Advance Home Care following its buyout by two out-of-state agencies.  Lutheran Services Carolina joins PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care of the Elderly) .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 2nd, 2020

Kentucky expected to award Medicaid contracts in May, CEOs say

Two health care CEOs told investors and analysts that they expect to hear the Beshear administration's decision on which companies will administer the bulk of the state's Medicaid program soon......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2020