Megan DuVall

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Administration fears part of health care system so flawed it could bankrupt insurance companies

While the administration publicly expresses full confidence in its health care law, privately it fears one part of the system is so flawed it could bankrupt insurance companies and cripple ObamaCare itself.<p>"Week after week, month after month," says John Goodman of the National Center for Policy …

Natural language processing in health care: The breakthrough we've been waiting for?

97 Shares<p>Natural language processing might seem a bit arcane and technical — the type of thing that software engineers talk about deep into the …

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Health care executive: As industry changes, providers must adapt

Toni Corbin, vice president of operations at Southwest Medical Associates, has seen the health care industry change considerably over the past 24 …

Is the Cloud Safe for Healthcare?

In May, hackers broke into the networks of an Indiana-based medical software company. Other than a few reports in the <i>AP</i> and industry trades, the hack …

Healthcare IT is Failing (And It Needs AWS)

“Most industries compete on value. U.S. healthcare does not. But that is about to change.” -Tom Main and Adrian Slywotzky, The Volume-to-Value …

Sexual Orientation Bias Common Among Health Care Providers

Many health care providers, like much of the general population, seem to be biased toward those who share their own sexual identity, according to a …

Insurers' New Multi-Billion Dollar Play: Population Health

Population health, once an emerging trend, has become a multi-billion-dollar business for the nation’s largest health insurance companies.<p>Managing populations works in tandem with health insurance industry efforts to shift more payments to doctors and hospitals away from fee-for-service medicine to …

5 The Future of Health Care: Hacking, Hospitals, Technology and More - Briefly - WSJ

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Thousands support junior doctor’s angry letter to PM

Facebook surge of support for junior doctor’s defence of colleagues and attack on Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt<p>A junior doctor’s attack on David Cameron and his Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, over working hours in the NHS has won the backing of more than 80,000 people.<p>Angered by complaints from …

The $150,000-Plus Health Savings Account

Are you a health savings account spender or investor? When it comes to managing healthcare dollars in healthcare spending accounts, the spenders just cycle money through the tax-favored accounts quickly. That means they’re missing out on one of the triple-play tax benefits HSAs offer: tax-free …

This $153,000 rattlesnake bite is everything wrong with American health care

Earlier this month a guy named Todd Fassler was bitten by a rattlesnake in San Diego, KGTV San Diego reports. In itself this isn't terribly unusual — the CDC estimates that roughly 7,000 to 8,000 people a year get bitten by a venomous snake in the United States. And somewhere between five and six …