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CVS Health Announces New Clinical Affiliations with St. Luke’s University Health Network and TriHealth

Thursday, August 27, 2015

CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic clinical collaborations will increase access to care and help improve medication adherence for patients in Pennsylvania and Ohio… 698 more words

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Colorado Medical Board approves new telehealth guidelines.

Denver Business Journal, August 27, 2015

Colorado Medical Board members have adopted guidelines for the state to enact a new law expanding telehealth services to city dwellers as well as to the rural residents who already are seeing doctors and nurses increasingly via video or other electronic means. 92 more words

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CVS teams with telehealth trio to boost access to MD care.

CNBC, August 27, 2015

The doctor is “out”—but he can still see you. Pharmacy giant CVS Health on Wednesday announced it will work with three leading telehealth companies to expand patients’ access to doctors, who will be able to provide consultations remotely via the Internet or over the phone. 69 more words

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TELEHEALTH: CVS teams with telehealth trio to boost access to MD care.

CNBC, August 27, 2015

The doctor is “out”—but he can still see you. Pharmacy giant CVS Health on Wednesday announced it will work with three leading telehealth companies to expand patients’ access to doctors, who will be able to provide consultations remotely via the Internet or over the phone. 69 more words

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Affordable Care Act and Employers: What Changes in 2016?

Because of transition relief offered by the Obama Administration for the Affordable Care Act, businesses with 50-99 employees aren’t mandated to provide full-time employees health insurance until 2016. 23 more words

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Goldman Sachs says a digital healthcare revolution is coming — and it could save America $300 billion

The United States spends 18% of its GDP on healthcare each year. Though this percentage far exceeds that of other developed economies, government projections say it will only continue to rise in the coming years. 68 more words

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On Chronic Illness and Medicare

“Visiting hours are 9 to 5 and if I show up at 10 past 6 well I already know that you’d find some way to sneak me in and oh…Mind the empty bottle with the holes along the bottom, you see it’s too much to ask for and I am not the doctor”. 746 more words

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