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For the past 14 years, Massachusetts Health Quality Partners (MHQP) has published results of its primary care patient experience survey. The information is useful to the practices themselves as they seek to improve, and to health plans looking to evaluate their networks, improve member service, and pay bonuses to the best practices. This year MHQP added an analysis of free …

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HHS Announces Next Steps In Advancing Interoperability of Health Information

Apr 192019 HHS Announces Next Steps In Advancing Interoperability of Health Information The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today issued for public comment draft two of the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA) that will support the full, network-to-network exchange of health information nationally. HHS also released a notice of funding opportunity to engage a non-profit, …

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L’Occitane Lip Collection | British Beauty Blogger

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[productsamples] It’s almost a decade since L’Occitane did away with their make-up line – you might remember the beautiful Peony collection with flower embossed powder blush and pretty lipsticks. You could go back a decade more to a fuller, non-limited make up selection that was discontinued. So, they’re back – sort of – with a lip line that includes colour …

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Boston Business Journal quoted David Williams about the sudden departure of Partners HealthCare CEO, Dr. David Tochiana: “(Torchiana) tried to rationalize the organization and make Partners into a real company with more centralized decision-making, and make Partners itself mean something other than just the General and the Brigham,” Williams said. “It’s not surprising that he wasn’t successful. I don’t know …

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Choosing Your Own Bridesmaid Dress: Is It As Awesome As It Sounds?

Yesterday I posted on instagram about my bridesmaid dress shopping woes and had NO idea it would cause so much conversation. SO many of you DM’ed me to both commiserate and offer advice. Here’s the scoop: I’m in a wedding this summer! Instead of picking out a uniform dress for all the bridesmaid we were given a [seemingly] simple criteria: Sounds easy, …

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HHS Extends Comment Period For Proposed Rules To Improve the Interoperability of Electronic Health Information

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Apr 192019 HHS Extends Comment Period For Proposed Rules To Improve the Interoperability of Electronic Health Information Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced it is extending the public comment period by 30 days for two proposed regulations aimed at promoting the interoperability of health information technology (health IT) and enabling patients to electronically access their …

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