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Why Colorado’s State Employees Health Insurance Plan Just Made a Pretty Big Change

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New legislation would expand authority for APRNs treating Medicare and Medicaid patients

The bill does not confer full practice authority, but it does recognize the role of APRNs in the US healthcare system. …

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62 studies don’t lie: little difference between Medicare and MA

With few exceptions, the highlights of KFF’s review reveal high parity across programs. …

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Is it wise to delay childhood vaccines?

Delaying vaccines is risky. Many pediatricians say a more phased approach to vaccinations is better than no vaccination, but they offer harsh advice for parents considering it. …

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Hospitals and healthcare systems face ‘most financially challenging’ pandemic year

“These realities translate into jeopardized access to services and that deserves the immediate attention of policy makers,” said Rick Pollack, president and CEO of American Hospital…

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Researchers are developing a wearable digital health device that can track the size of tumors

Researchers from Stanford, USC, Georgia Tech, and the University of Tokyo have developed a wearable, battery-powered digital health device that attaches to the skin and can continuously measure tumor size…

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