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Easter lilies are poisonous for cats!

Robert Preidt reports for CBS News, April 16, 2014:

Easter lilies are popular in homes at this time of year, but they can be deadly for cats, a veterinarian warns. 300 more words

Animals

President Obama: 8 million signed up for health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges, President Barack Obama said Thursday, besting expectations and offering new hope to Democrats who are defending the law ahead of the midterm elections. 662 more words

Politics

Risky business for providers: Building value-based and market-based models

In a previous post, we outlined the five key actions needed to begin and successfully take on patient medical risk in a value-based reimbursement environment: Market Assessment; Strategic Structure; Population-Based Planning; Financial and Capacity Planning; and Value-Transformation Road map.

ACO

Obama: 8 Million Signed Up For 'Obamacare'

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says 8 million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges.

That’s 1 million more than congressional scorekeepers had initially projected. 124 more words

News

Obamacare Enrollment Hits 8 Million

President Barack Obama announced Thursday that over 8 million Americans have signed up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act.

Obama trumpeted the figure, which exceeded projections, during an unannounced visit to the White House Briefing Room, saying that more than one in four (28 percent) who signed up for coverage on federally-controlled marketplaces are between 18 and 34 years old. 438 more words

Kaiser Permanente just sent me an interesting email!

Wow! I’m so excited to see that Kaiser just sent me a link to a natural medicine database! What a giant leap for a huge healthcare company! 26 more words