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Blue Shield of California Promise’s New Chief Health Equity Officer Ready to Make a Difference for Our Medi-Cal Members | California Blue Shield

Martinez family Authenticity, fortitude and a commitment to fight for what’s right to protect our communities is what drives Valerie Martinez every day, and even more so as the first chief health equity officer of Blue Shield of California Promise Health. Plan. A California native and leading Medi-Cal expert, Martinez will lead strategies to help …

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Looking to the future of global health beyond the pandemic

Experts from around the world working in animal, human and environmental health will celebrate Health Day on November 3 to educate the public on the benefits of a collaborative and multidisciplinary approach to preventing, detecting and responding to public health threats . The One Health approach has made significant progress in addressing a wide range …

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The use of wearable health devices by patients with cardiovascular disorders and those at increased risk of cardiovascular disorders in the United States

In a recent study that will soon be presented to the scientific sessions of the American Heart Association (AHA) 2022 *Researchers evaluated the use of WHDs (wearable health devices) by patients with cardiovascular disorders (CVS) and those at increased risk of CVS disorders in the United States (USA). Study: Use of wearable devices by patients …

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Memora Health, Mayo Clinic’s digital pilot program to improve postpartum care

The early postpartum period is a critical time. While the period has a huge impact on the health of mothers and babies, health care workers pay less attention compared to the prenatal period and childbirth. On Thursday, Mayo Clinic announced that it was team up with the San Francisco-based digital healthcare platform Health Memorandum to …

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Building Wealth and Health: Within Kaiser’s Credit Building Program

Kaiser Permanente it’s a couple of months into a one-of-a-kind community program that focuses on helping Americans build their credit. In examining the different social barriers to health, Kaiser realized that it was necessary to address the factors that negatively affect Americans’ financial mobility, according to Stephanie Ledesma, vice president of the national health system …

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Future-proof the health of rehabilitation therapy with hybrid care

The pandemic ushered in the dawn of the hyperconnected consumer in nearly every industry, including healthcare. Pre-pandemic data shows that most patient care was provided in person, with telemedicine accounting for less than 10% of all visits. This was mainly due to three reasons: 1) the payment systems and processes did not support virtual assistance; …

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Stop Medicare cuts and preserve access to home health services

The Covid-19 pandemic has put the US healthcare system to the test like never before, especially the segment of the industry that cares for the elderly and people with disabilities. Faced with a massive disruption to the status quo, providers have had to quickly move to new models of care, such as hospital-at-home programs, which …

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Stop Medicare cuts and preserve access to home health services

The Covid-19 pandemic has put the US healthcare system to the test like never before, especially the segment of the industry that cares for the elderly and people with disabilities. Faced with a massive disruption to the status quo, providers have had to quickly move to new models of care, such as hospital-at-home programs, which …

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Stop Medicare cuts and preserve access to home health services

The Covid-19 pandemic has put the US healthcare system to the test like never before, especially the segment of the industry that cares for the elderly and people with disabilities. Faced with a massive disruption to the status quo, providers have had to quickly move to new models of care, such as hospital-at-home programs, which …

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HLTH 2022 sponsors reflect a dynamic mix of healthcare technology and services across the healthcare ecosystem

This article is part of an HLTH sponsored series that highlights topics that will be discussed at HLTH conference November 13-16 in Las Vegas. This is a change at the HLTH conference with this year’s open plan format. One of the benefits of this new layout is that there are more opportunities to locate exhibitors. …

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