Health care

Published Health Economics Study Shows Better Treatment of Female Urinary Incontinence Can Positively Affect Patient Outcomes and Healthcare Costs

Better Access to Unemployment Insurance Treatment Can Positively Affect Women’s Health and Reduce Payer Costs BOSTON, June 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Renovia Inc. (Renovia), a women-led company developing digital therapies for female pelvic floor disorders, today announced that a recently published, peer-reviewed study has shown that women with stress urinary incontinence (SUI) and mixed urinary …

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Open Forum: LGBTQIA2S+ healthcare disparities are still a significant issue

Open Forum: LGBTQIA2S+ healthcare disparities are still a significant issue

Gay Pride Day revelers, 2020 (Submitted Photo) All Tea, No Shade to many who paved the way for positive gay representation in the US Virgin Islands. However, we really must say a huge thank you to the community of St. Croix for the support and representation of the LGBTQ+ community they have received at the …

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When should my small business offer health insurance?

Reading time: 3 minutes If you are a small business owner, the health, safety and well-being of your employees is your priority and, to some extent, your responsibility. There’s no doubt that upholding the highest workplace safety standards is essential, but there’s so much more you can do to look after the mental, physical and …

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Idaho Democrats pass party platform and resolutions during day two of convention

Idaho Democrats pass party platform and resolutions during day two of convention

The Idaho Democratic Party on Saturday endorsed a resolution at its statewide convention that opposes laws that restrict abortion and calls for support for access to reproductive health care. Protect abortion and reproductive rights were the themes of the first two days of the Idaho Democrats convention in downtown Boise. Several Democratic political candidates, lawmakers …

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NCCN Policy Summit Speakers Say I’m Flexible

image: NCCN policy summit on workplace accommodations for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers see After Credit: NCCN WASHINGTON DC [June 17, 2022] — The Comprehensive National Cancer Control Network® (NCCN®) today convened an oncology policy summit in Washington DC on the theme of creating a workplace that includes support for people with cancer and their …

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Sesame raises $27 million to expand its national healthcare market -

Sesame raises $27 million to expand its national healthcare market –

What you should know: Sesame, the only company proven to lower the price of medical care for American consumers, raises $27 million in Series B funding to expand its domestic market for high-quality, ultra-affordable medical care for all Americans, whether insured or not. – The round was led by GV (formerly Google Ventures) with participation …

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China’s Internet Health Industry and Foreign Investment Opportunities

As China’s elderly population steadily increases alongside public demand for high-quality healthcare services, e-healthcare could provide short-term solutions, increasing opportunities for foreign investment. China’s healthcare industry has entered the digital age, facilitating changes for many hospitals and private sector entities. Internet health care, with online medical consultation, is becoming a new reality for more and …

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CalPERS Health Insurance Prices Will Rise Next Year

The California Public Employees Retirement System, or CalPERS, headquarters buildings are pictured Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021, in downtown Sacramento. Xavier Mascarenas xmascarenas@sacbee.com Premiums are expected to rise an average of about 7% for CalPERS health insurance policyholders next year, with two popular PPOs rising more than 14%, according to preliminary rates posted online Tuesday by …

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