The program will function as a "virtual primary care physician," which will allow it to handle more complex conditions, such as behavioral health, diabetes, and urgent care, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from California, Colorado, Florida, Minnesota, and Wisconsin.
Advisory Board's experts think about our health care system all day long, but it often takes our own care experiences to reinforce valuable lessons about how to make the system better. Here's the good, bad, and ugly of what we've been through—and the key takeaways for providers.
Two days before Google was set to publicly share over 100,000 images of chest X-rays, NIH called Google to raise a major red flag—leading Google to cancel the project, Douglas MacMillan and Greg Bensinger report for the Washington Post.
Most infants and nearly all toddlers consume added sugars each day, according to a recent study published in The Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, despite expert recommendations that neither toddlers nor infants consume added sugars.
President Trump late Thursday signed into law a stopgap bill that averts a government shutdown by funding the federal government, including various health programs, through Dec. 20 and delays $4 billion in planned cuts to Medicaid disproportionate-share hospital payments.