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- Dow up triple digits amid M&A, earnings
U.S. stocks edged up on Tuesday boosted by deals in the healthcare sector and upbeat results, while Facebook and Netflix lifted the Nasdaq. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 21.64 points or 0.13 percent, ...
Yahoo. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:15:06 GMT.
- How Surescripts Became The Dominant Electronic Prescribing Network
While electronic health record vendors struggle to overcome reluctance to facilitate the exchange of patient information, pharmacies and pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) learned to set aside their differences years ago to form Surescripts. ...
By Zina Moukheiber. Forbes. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:32:00 GMT.
- ACA Continues to Drive Titanic Shifts in Status Quo for U.S. Healthcare Industry Stakeholders
BURLINGTON, Mass., April 22, 2014 -- Decision Resources Group finds that understanding the ACA-driven impact of three key and evolving areas will be critical to U.S. ...
PR Newswire. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:15:00 EDT.
- BREAKING: FTC wins appeal in ProMedica case
The Federal Trade Commission extended its recent winning streak in healthcare cases Tuesday when a federal appeals court agreed that a 2010 hospital acquisition by Ohio's ProMedica system was illegal.
Modern Healthcare. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:45:00 EST.
- JJB Sports chief's trial abandoned
The fraud trial of the former JJB Sports executive chairman is abandoned due to his ill health.
BBC News. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:03:42 GMT.
- Iran Seeks To Offset Advancement Of Women In Medicine
Iran plans to improve medical services by limiting the number of women who are admitted to medical schools. But the cure could be worse than the disease.
Radio Liberty. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:16:09 +0000.
- Progress at under-fire health board
A health board whose patient care was slated after a probe into above-average mortality rates is making progress, the Scottish government says.
BBC News. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:59:16 GMT.
- Ebola outbreak death toll in West Africa over 140
The World Health Organization says the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa has killed more than 140 people.
Miami Herald. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:11 EDT.
- MRSA at Home
Source: HealthDay - Related MedlinePlus Pages: Infection Control, MRSA
National Library of Medicine. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:10:44 EDT.
- Child Malnutrition Spikes in South Sudan
The U.N. Children’s Fund warns that nearly 250,000 children in war-torn South Sudan will suffer from acute malnutrition by the end of the year and tens of thousands could die if more is not done to help them. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:01:46 -0400.
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