Health Collections

Heart Fire. The energy of Summer. – Inspiring Health

Summer is characterised by brightness, heat, activity, fruition and expansion. The shining sun stretches the days, the air buzzes with bees and flickers with butterflies. Seeds planted in the spring have grown into nourishing food, blossomed flowers colour our world. We are busy outside on the beach, at a bbq, camping, sporting, visiting friends and family and generally taking advantage …

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9 Marketing Interviews You Can’t Miss

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Too busy to spend time in a seminar or read articles for hours each night to stay up on healthcare marketing and patient experience trends? We’ve got you covered.  These 9 healthcare podcasts are the perfect way to absorb valuable information during your commute to work or on an evening run. We’ve sorted them into topical categories to save you …

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#CABudget Votes This Week Include Major Health Investments and Expansions |

This week, the Assembly and Senate are poised to pass key health expansions as part of the overall 2019-20 Budget. The votes taken today and this week will advance health care reforms that were negotiated by the Governor and legislative leaders. Governor Newsom has until July 1 to sign the budget, which will make official the provision of new financial …

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Should ICER be NICER? The case for analyzing the value of drugs – Health Business Group

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It’s a tree of ICE, for those who hold fast to it The headline in today’s Boston Globe —Price watchdog’s influence on drug makers expands; As nonprofit assesses treatments, some fear it inhibits key options— could have been written by a drug industry lobbyist. [And maybe it was, since the online headline instead uses the squeaky phrase ‘mouse that roared.’] …

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Social Media for Healthcare: It’s Great for Business!

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How many times have you been walking along and nearly collided with someone staring at their phone? Many people are clearly absorbed with their mobile devices. And the majority of that time is spent on apps—like Facebook and Instagram. So can healthcare providers reach these same people through social media, where their attention is so heavily concentrated? Mobile Now Rules …

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Doctor-Patient Relationship Building: 4 New Technologies

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Relationship building has always been an essential part of the doctor-patient dynamic. Today, however, patients hope the doctor-patient relationship will become increasingly digital. Of course, it’s just as important to meet in person as it always was. But for patients (and potential patients) with busy lives, it’s a good idea to have multiple touchpoints. And what better way to do …

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New #CABudget Deal To Help Hundreds of Thousands with Health Coverage |

Last night, the California Budget Conference Committee voted on a budget proposal that reflected a deal between the Governor and Legislature, including investments in health services with additional steps to universal coverage. As a result of this budget, hundreds of thousands of Californians will get more help to access and afford health coverage, preventing premium increases for everyone and benefiting …

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