Pat Geraghty on the ACA Marketplaces and Effects of Drug Pricing
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3M ago
Introduction:   Healthcare needs to be viewed from a local lens. Just a few miles of distance can change the reality of patient needs and care dynamics significantly. Applying a local strategy towards caregiving can bring in a competitive edge that remains distinct to the healthcare organization. It allows health clinics and providers to understand and offer care delivery at an intimate level. A deep understanding of the needs of the community, the cultural norms, and ethnic makeup allows meaningful engagement and caregiving at a deeper level, which is bound to multiply patient satis ..read more
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Epidemiology and Vaccines – Challenges and Solutions with Blythe Adamson  
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3M ago
Introduction:   Epidemics may come without a warning, but the speed at which a vaccine needs to be developed is sometimes astonishing. This was witnessed during the COVID pandemic with a striking contrast to the HIV vaccine, which has still not been developed. However, many epidemiological issues relate to the vaccine and how it is being deployed. Vaccine development is only the first step along a tedious path. From effective communication and efficacy requirements to increased accessibility, many factors contribute to the vaccine’s overall success.    The Early Challe ..read more
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Alicia Stokes Shares Healthcare Insights on Medicare Modernization, Food Security & Drug Pricing
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3M ago
Introduction:   As we emerge from the COVID pandemic and embark on new realizations, caregiving has become even more significant when associated with service. Healthcare organizations are prioritizing the health and well-being of customers and communities. This includes focusing on the commercial space of healthcare, employer groups, and underwritten groups. The federal entities involved in healthcare are taking a keen interest in the Medicare and Medicaid space. Medicare and Medicaid space. Overall, the priority of providing better quality care comes with an obligation to explore mu ..read more
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Insights from Dan Mendelson on the Evolution of Healthcare from Obama to Biden  
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3M ago
Introduction:   In the current times, the question of healthcare reform has gained significant attention. The recent pandemic has brought out solutions that are scalable and meticulous and offer a virtual environment; technologically-driven healthcare services are poised to address the needs of the current healthcare environment. As more than half of U.S. hospitals have adopted patient monitoring devices and with a global valuation of 20% annual growth in mobile patient monitoring, healthcare organizations need to get with the program. Ambitious plans in healthcare took off during CO ..read more
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Andrew Parker Shares the Discovery ‘Papa’ as Companionship Pals for Older Adults 
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by osplabs
3M ago
Introduction: Mental health management is a challenging task. Agile mental health management solutions offer several benefits and improvements, which justify its cost and make it a worthwhile investment. During a healthcare crisis, the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us many lessons. The healthcare sector has struggled to accommodate innovative means around social distancing as the new normal. Papa is one such solution for older adults and families. Consider it a form of company or neighborhood club, a way to combat loneliness. Frequently, older adults find themselves in situations that induce lo ..read more
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COVID, Vaccines, Variants and Healthcare with Jessica DaMassa and Matthew Holt   
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by osplabs
3M ago
Introduction:    As with any other virus, COVID has taken a natural turn towards variants of lower virulence but higher contagion. There is, however, a level of uncertainty and a ‘wait and watch’ attitude towards COVID-19, which is why we see some insecurity with certain healthcare stocks. Digital healthcare company stocks that offered virtual care saw a sudden jump during the emergence of the Omicron variant. The drop was too sudden, and there has been no significant bounce back. However, healthcare organizations that have invested in testing mechanisms seem promising. &nb ..read more
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A Deep Dive into Technology, Genome & Healthcare with Juan Enriquez
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by osplabs
3M ago
Introduction:   Vaccines from life sciences are the fundamental reason we have survived the recent pandemic. However, in the same breath, the manner of pricing these vaccines has made them inaccessible to a large part of the world. Healthcare, comprising 1/5th of its total, is essential to the U.S. economy. In terms of accessibility, affordability, and outcomes, though, there is a long way to go. Technological advancements need to consider these factors for overall improvements in healthcare.   What’s Missing:   If the spending on U.S. healthcare per dollar is com ..read more
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COVID and Mental Health – How One Led to the Other with Dena Bravata
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4M ago
Introduction Many agree that we faced a dual pandemic of COVID and behavioral health. Behavioral health is a combination of mental health and addiction. The pandemic brought many challenges; among them was its negative impact on mental health. Isolation and social distancing affected populations in a way never seen before. The requirement for mental healthcare was plain to see. Mental health applications have consistently risen across the healthcare sector, and everyone can agree that they are loaded with advantages for healthcare providers and patients alike. Where We Are: Realistically, ment ..read more
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Analyzing Healthcare through Embedded Criticality with Sachin Jain  
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by osplabs
4M ago
Introduction  Poor social conditions have always been a big hindrance toward healthcare accessibility. We witnessed this, like never before, during the recent pandemic. Healthcare for the homeless has always been one of the biggest challenges faced by the healthcare industry. As a large part of the U.S. population, physicians, healthcare reformers and government officials have battled endlessly with efficient ways to provide care to homeless patients. A scalable model, that’s easy to replicate, and guaranteed to succeed has been a long-standing need. Will the application of innovative sol ..read more
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Bruce Broussard’s Take on Health Crisis as an Inspiration for Healthcare Innovation
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by osplabs
4M ago
Introduction  As the world braced for a pandemic, we came to the great realization of the meaning of social distancing, quarantines, and remote healthcare. The tide has turned, and technology must get in line. A significant development, during the COVID pandemic, was the sheer scale of acceleration towards healthcare innovation. Ranging from holistic care to overall health accessibility, the global healthcare community has come to recognise the evolving trends of healthcare towards a more advanced virtual environment. Artificial intelligence and predictive analysis will play an increasing ..read more
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