Monthly Archives: March 2018

Sigma Healthcare Limited (ASX:SIG): Ex-Dividend Is In 3 Days, Should You Buy? – Simply Wall St


Sigma Healthcare Limited (ASX:SIG): Ex-Dividend Is In 3 Days, Should You Buy?
Simply Wall St
Have you been keeping an eye on Sigma Healthcare Limited's (ASX:SIG) upcoming dividend of A$0.03 per share payable on the 20 April 2018? Then you only have 3 days left before the stock starts trading ex-dividend on the 05 April 2018. Should you ...

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Neustatter: Book dissects the ills of big-business health care – Fredericksburg.com


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Neustatter: Book dissects the ills of big-business health care
Fredericksburg.com
In her new book, “An American Sickness—How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take it Back,” Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal, a Harvard-trained internist who worked as a reporter for the New York Times for 22 years, says she has had a “front-row ...

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Take Single-Payer Health Care Proposals Seriously: Sally Pipes – ThinkAdvisor


Take Single-Payer Health Care Proposals Seriously: Sally Pipes
ThinkAdvisor
Advocates of pure single-payer health care proposals for the United States are in a stronger position than ever, and those proposals would create a system much different from Medicare Advantage for all. Sally Pipes. president of the Pacific Research ...

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How can China’s Greater Bay Area improve health care to lure Hong Kong retirees and doctors? – South China Morning Post


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How can China's Greater Bay Area improve health care to lure Hong Kong retirees and doctors?
South China Morning Post
Hong Kong doctors seeking a slice of the mainland China market and residents considering retirement across the border stand to gain if ideas from two of the city's best-known medical professionals come to pass in the “Greater Bay Area”. Former health ...

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Walmart’s talks with an insurance giant tell you everything about how healthcare is changing (WMT, HUM) – Yahoo Finance


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Walmart's talks with an insurance giant tell you everything about how healthcare is changing (WMT, HUM)
Yahoo Finance
Both CVS and Humana have PBMs of their own. Humana's approach to new combinations has focused on the majority of Medicare members it covers, the UBS senior healthcare analyst Jerome Brimeyer told Business Insider in January. Last year, Humana purchased ...
Walmart and Humana: Why Seniors Are at the CenterFortune
Why Walmart may want to buy Humana - Mar. 30, 2018 - CNN MoneyCNNMoney
Walmart's talks with an insurance giant tell you everything about how healthcare is changingBusiness Insider
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Healthcare changes are coming to Illinois residents Sunday – WAND


Healthcare changes are coming to Illinois residents Sunday
WAND
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) - Hundreds of thousands of Illinois residents with medicaid will have their coverage change Sunday when they're transferred into a managed care program called HealthChoice Illinois. The point of the new program is to reduce ...

Walmart Said to Be in Talks With Humana to Provide Health Care – Yahoo Finance


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Walmart Said to Be in Talks With Humana to Provide Health Care
Yahoo Finance
Inc. is in talks with health insurer Inc. for a closer partnership to provide health care to consumers at home and prevent illness, according to a person familiar with the matter. Health-care spending accounted for about 18 percent of the U.S. economy ...
Rumored Walmart-Humana merger could redefine healthcare for seniorsModernHealthcare.com
Walmart, Humana, and the Consolidating Healthcare Landscapehcanews.com
Why Walmart may want to buy Humana - Mar. 30, 2018 - CNN MoneyCNNMoney
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Patchwork health care for reservation inmates raises concern – SFGate


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Patchwork health care for reservation inmates raises concern
SFGate
"People aren't really getting health care, and they're not being screened for communicable diseases." The BIA has oversight of some 80 jails from Mississippi to Alaska, holding an estimated 2,500 inmates, according to the most recent federal figures ...

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Patchwork Health Care for Reservation Inmates Raises Concern – U.S. News & World Report


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Patchwork Health Care for Reservation Inmates Raises Concern
U.S. News & World Report
Some tribal health care and corrections workers have raised concerns that a patchwork approach to providing health care within scores of jails on reservations has resulted in staff determining whether to send an inmate to a hospital, or provide basic ...

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Maryland lawmakers tackle health care proposals – Greenwich Time


Maryland lawmakers tackle health care proposals
Greenwich Time
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Maryland Legislature is working to enact a number of crucial bills that would counteract healthcare policy changes at the federal level. The measures generally fall into three categories: applying for a federal-funds waiver ...