A study in the Journal of Medical Internet Research revealed only 9.5% of Facebook pages about chronic diseases were dedicated to actual patient support, while 32% were used as marketing schemes

A study in the Journal of Medical Internet Research revealed only 9.5% of Facebook pages about chronic diseases were dedicated to actual patient support, while 32% were used as marketing schemes

WellPoint announced plans to change its corporate name to Anthem, Inc. The change will enable the Company to create better alignment between its corporate and product brands and better reflect its purpose and strategy to help transform health care - http://bit.ly/1fvIvME

Florida Blue may raise rates as it struggles with an influx of older and sicker enrollees - bit.ly/1fvIvME
http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org/Stories/2014/July/21/Florida-Blue-insurance-rates-exchange-marketplace.aspx

Florida Blue may raise rates as it struggles with an influx of older and sicker enrollees - bit.ly/1fvIvME

http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org/Stories/2014/July/21/Florida-Blue-insurance-rates-exchange-marketplace.aspx

The odds of developing Alzheimer’s disease fell sharply among seniors in the United States over the last 30 years
http://www.mcknights.com/chance-of-a-senior-developing-alzheimers-has-dropped-44-over-the-last-three-decades-large-us-study-shows/article/361046/?DCMP=EMC-MCK_Daily&spMailingID=9027987&spUserID=MzY1ODU2MDg0NDYS1&spJobID=341262350&spReportId=MzQxMjYyMzUwS0
During the decade 2002-2012, the failure rate for drugs developed to treat Alzheimer’s disease was a woeful 99.6 percent, a study released today by the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health reveals.

http://www.reviewjournal.com/life/health/alzheimer-s-drugs-not-working-according-ruvo-center-study

During the decade 2002-2012, the failure rate for drugs developed to treat Alzheimer’s disease was a woeful 99.6 percent, a study released today by the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health reveals.

http://www.reviewjournal.com/life/health/alzheimer-s-drugs-not-working-according-ruvo-center-study

A new reports shows that 3 million patients worldwide are connected to some form of remote monitoring device at home and monitored by a professional caregiver. In four years, it projects that figure to top 19 million.
Read more: http://medcitynews.com/2014/06/biggest-market-remote-patient-monitoring/#ixzz35qc6hPFZ

A new reports shows that 3 million patients worldwide are connected to some form of remote monitoring device at home and monitored by a professional caregiver. In four years, it projects that figure to top 19 million.

Long-Term Care Acute Hospitals and pharmacy represent a growing market
http://knowsource.com/2014/06/long-term-care-acute-hospitals-represent-a-growing-market/

Long-Term Care Acute Hospitals and pharmacy represent a growing market

http://knowsource.com/2014/06/long-term-care-acute-hospitals-represent-a-growing-market/

VA contacted 70,000 patients currently waiting for care in attempts to schedule them for care at private clinics http://bit.ly/1bYbYk5

VA contacted 70,000 patients currently waiting for care in attempts to schedule them for care at private clinics http://bit.ly/1bYbYk5

The CMS has finalized its coverage decision to reimburse for hepatitis C virus screenings for two target populations, including baby boomers. 
http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20140602/NEWS/306029940/cms-targets-boomers-those-at-high-risk-for-hepatitis-c-screenings#

The CMS has finalized its coverage decision to reimburse for hepatitis C virus screenings for two target populations, including baby boomers.

http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20140602/NEWS/306029940/cms-targets-boomers-those-at-high-risk-for-hepatitis-c-screenings#

Apple plans to introduce its long-rumored health and fitness app and platform, “Healthbook.”Read more: http://medcitynews.com/2014/06/dont-expect-apples-healthbook-just-watch-will-platform/#ixzz33Ty3iX8d

Apple plans to introduce its long-rumored health and fitness app and platform, “Healthbook.”

Read more: http://medcitynews.com/2014/06/dont-expect-apples-healthbook-just-watch-will-platform/#ixzz33Ty3iX8d