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Lessons Learned From New York’s Fix For Surprise Medical Bills : Shots – Health News – NPR

Enlarge this image In 2015, the New York legislature in Albany passed a law to end the practice of surprise medical billing. Research suggests overall health care costs have risen as a result. Walter Bibikow/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Walter Bibikow/Getty Images Lobbying campaigns and legislative battles have been underway for months as Congress… Read More »

Viewpoints: Lessons On Why It’s So Hard To Kick Sweets Like Candy Corn; Time To Double Efforts To Find A Cure For Alzheimer’s

Health care writers weigh in on these health issues and others. The Washington Post: Halloween Stirs Childhood Memories Of Sweet Treats. But Adulthood Means Putting That Sweet Tooth In Check. Ever since Halloween goodies began appearing on grocery store shelves, my sweet tooth has been acting up. It’s craving candy corn, those orange, yellow and… Read More »

Viewpoints: Lessons On Getting Frightening Health News In The Mail From 23andMe; Increase Funding, Strategies For Long-Term Impact Of Opioid Epidemic

Opinion writers weigh in on these health topics and others. Stat: 23andMe Had Bad News About My Health. I Wish A Person Had Delivered It I had just gotten home from the gym when I opened the email from 23andMe, saying a report was ready for me to read. That click changed my life forever:… Read More »

EMR lessons from Stage 7 EMRAM hospital

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Jane Miller, COO of Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne, Australia, says her organization, which reached the elite stage 7 EMRAM, treated EMR implementation as a clinical transformation project, not an IT project. MobiHealthNews