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Tuesday, April 16, 2019 National Healthcare Decisions Day educates and empowers the public and healthcare providers to take part in important advance care planning. Emphasizing the spotlight on the importance of advance directives, National Healthcare Decisions Day, is a collaborative effort of national, state and community organizations. READ MORE >>
Monday, May 14, 2018
Amazon and its Alexa team have created a voice-assistant division called “health and wellness”. Their goal is to target diabetes management.
The digital-health capabilities will also require working through regulations and data privacy requirements laid out by HIPAA (the... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, February 27, 2018Apple is launching primary care clinics for its employees’. These centers will be “stunning state-of-the-art medical centers”. Apple is currently hiring designers to help create program that targets preventing disease and promoting healthy behavior. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, February 13, 2018What CVS Health CEO thinks about the Amazon, Berkshire-Hathaway, and JP Morgan Health Care Announcement? Larry Merlo spoke about the upcoming collaboration between Amazon, Berkshire, and JP Morgan during a seventy minute conference call to discuss the company’s future. READ MORE >>
Monday, February 12, 2018Many health care facilities are taking high tech recordings of your body that shows you exactly what the state of your health is. Professional trainers will then use this data to create a specialized program for you. Obviously, this can be very expensive. READ MORE >>
Thursday, December 28, 2017 Employee wellness programs have become an important aspect in many companies. Eighty percent of employees at companies that offer health and wellness programs feel appreciated and cared for by their employees. Encouraging overall wellbeing but still keeping it fun is how wellness programs become successful. READ MORE >>
Thursday, December 28, 2017
The life expectancy in the US dropped for the second year in a row as deaths from overdoses rose by 21 percent. &nbs... READ MORE >>
Tuesday, December 26, 2017 Columbia University Medical Center and the New York State Psychiatric Institute did a study where they looked at 80 patients with clinical depression. All patients had suicidal thoughts that fell under the category of clinical suicidal ideation. Random participants were chosen to receive a low READ MORE >>
Monday, December 25, 2017 Eating a plant based diet or including more plants in your diet is a great way to promote heart health and weight loss. Eating all or mostly veggies can be cost-effective, sustainable, and planet friendly. Having these foods in your diet are vital to keeping your body healthy: READ MORE >>
Monday, December 25, 2017 A new survey out of the Center for Connected Medicine and the Health Management Academy examines which technologies healthcare executives plan to invest in and prioritize in the year ahead. The survey shows that cybersecurity is a top priority for executives. READ MORE >>