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New CHCF Report Reveals Potential Inequities in Medi-Cal HCBS - State of Reform

New CHCF Report Reveals Potential Inequities in Medi-Cal HCBS – State of Reform

A New California Health Care Foundation (CHCF) publication details an equity framework for evaluating the state’s Medi-Cal Home and Community Services (HCBS) for the elderly and people with disabilities. Get the latest information on state-specific policies for the healthcare industry delivered to your inbox. According to the report, inequities in California’s long-term care system will …

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Medical students take a close look at potential dangers on the farm

Medical students take a close look at potential dangers on the farm

ORANGEVILLE, Ill. – When his father fell ill several years ago, interactions with his doctors stood apart from Rock Falls native Heather Moser. “Going through this interaction with him and really getting an eye-opening look at a lot of different perspectives, from ER visits to neurology visits and all the things that went with him …

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Charges and potential damages cited in the price transparency rules

Charges and potential damages cited in the price transparency rules

AAFP calls for significant regulatory improvements December 7, 2022, 9:17 a.m. News Team – New administrative complexity arising from policy to limit surprise billing will overwhelm primary care practices, worsen staffing shortages and undermine patient care unless adjustments are made regulations are made, the Academy warned regulators. The AAFP guidelines called for application exemptions for …

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The holy grail of precision medicine - co-development of companion therapeutics and diagnostics - has yet to reach its potential

The holy grail of precision medicine – co-development of companion therapeutics and diagnostics – has yet to reach its potential

The doctor offers a personalized drug through a genomic test. Getty At the Illumina Genomics Forum conference this fall, former President Obama explained that precision medicine has a “significant role to play in making the healthcare system more efficient and producing better outcomes,” but it has yet to realize its full potential. Indeed, precision medicine …

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Johns Hopkins researchers have identified a new potential treatment target for sleep apnea

Sleep apnea is a potentially dangerous sleep disorder in which breathing stops and restarts several times while you sleep. According to a recent mouse study, the target is an ion channel that has already been shown to impact blood pressure in obese mice. According to Johns Hopkins Medicine scientists, a recent study in obese mice …

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Sleep Concept

Johns Hopkins researchers have identified a new potential treatment target for sleep apnea

Sleep apnea is a potentially dangerous sleep disorder in which breathing stops and restarts several times while you sleep. According to a recent mouse study, the target is an ion channel that has already been shown to impact blood pressure in obese mice. According to Johns Hopkins Medicine scientists, a recent study in obese mice …

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