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Word Recognition of Dictated Notes, #Dementia, #Caregivers, Mary Poppins: #MindMap Improved #QOL

Word Recognition of Dictated Notes, #Dementia, #Caregivers, Mary Poppins: #MindMap Improved #QOL | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
Living with dementia is all about improving quality of life (QOL). Treatments to fix up your brain are still in development. They will not happen in my lifetime.
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Brant Christopher - On The Vulnerability Epidemic In Healthcare

Brant Christopher shines the light on the incredible expectation for healthcare professionals to have ALL the answers and the dangerous position it places pa...
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Avoiding Expensive And Consequential Health Care Decisions Based On Weak ... - Health Affairs (blog)

Avoiding Expensive And Consequential Health Care Decisions Based On Weak ... - Health Affairs (blog) | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
Avoiding Expensive And Consequential Health Care Decisions Based On Weak Research Designs | The Policy Journal of the Health Sphere
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NLRB ruling could shake up healthcare staffing industry - ModernHealthcare.com

NLRB ruling could shake up healthcare staffing industry - ModernHealthcare.com | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
A ruling Thursday by the National Labor Relations Board could complicate relations between healthcare organizations and their workers employed by staffing agencies.
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AQ Medicare - Malaysia's medical tourism booming

We are driven to produce safe, innovative and cost-effective healthcare solutions. http://www.aqmedicare.com/
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Health, election work elevated Jimmy Carter post-presidency - U.S. News & World Report

Health, election work elevated Jimmy Carter post-presidency - U.S. News & World Report | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
ATLANTA (AP) — To Azaratu Zakaria, Jimmy Carter's battle against the Guinea worm is represented by a scar.
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New Study Shows 5 Ways Afternoon Naps Improve Your Health - The Inquisitr

New Study Shows 5 Ways Afternoon Naps Improve Your Health - The Inquisitr | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
Afternoon naps may have disappeared after preschool, but a new study suggests they may be healthier than we think.
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Massachusetts health insurance costs set to rise by 6.3 percent in 2016 - MassLive.com

Massachusetts health insurance costs set to rise by 6.3 percent in 2016 - MassLive.com | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
Around 300,000 people in Massachusetts will see their health insurance costs rise by an average of 6.3 percent in the first quarter of 2016.
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Get Ready, Because Big Changes Are Coming to Obamacare in 2016 - Fox Business

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Americans Prioritize Wealth Over Health - Forbes

Americans Prioritize Wealth Over Health - Forbes | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
Photographer: Mike Mergen/Bloomberg News.   In funding retirement, we are essentially on our own.
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Deciphering The Medicare Code - Jamestown Post Journal

Question: Whenever I read about Medicare and insurance products I feel like they are speaking a language I don’t understand.
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Why Obamacare should be changed to a single-payer system | Physicians for a National Health Program

Why Obamacare should be changed to a single-payer system | Physicians for a National Health Program
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The Necessary Transition to Live Better with #Dementia, #MindMap

The Necessary Transition to Live Better with #Dementia, #MindMap | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
This is not psychological advice. If you are inclined to make a transition in how you think and behave, consult your doctor or a licensed mental health professional. My suggestions are ones that I believe have worked for me.
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'Cadillac tax' could wreck popular medical accounts

'Cadillac tax' could wreck popular medical accounts | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
The Cadillac tax, set to begin taking effect in 2018, will cap for the first time the open-ended tax break employers receive for providing their workers with health benefits.
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Lapses in IRS oversight put government at risk for ACA tax fruad, TIGTA says - Fierce Government

Lapses in IRS oversight put government at risk for ACA tax fruad, TIGTA says - Fierce Government | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
The Internal Revenue Service didn't properly monitor the 50 different tax provisions related to the Affordable Care Act because of lapses in its information sharing system, according to an Aug.
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Judge allows Alaska governor to move ahead with Medicaid expansion - Washington Post

Judge allows Alaska governor to move ahead with Medicaid expansion - Washington Post | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
Alaska governor and lawmakers embroiled in latest skirmish over Affordable Care Act.
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Medicare at 50: Will Reform Efforts Change Your Coverage? - Motley Fool

Medicare at 50: Will Reform Efforts Change Your Coverage? - Motley Fool | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
Medicare was started in 1965. What will it be like in 2065? - Dan Caplinger - Health Care
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Why Bernie Sanders Is Best on Women's Issues - Huffington Post

Why Bernie Sanders Is Best on Women's Issues - Huffington Post | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
Many people believe that electing a woman president will help. I'm not so sure. Does breaking glass ceilings constitute a real political strategy -- that's capable of improving women's lives?
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Millions Facing a Hefty Increase in Medicare Premiums in 2016 - The Fiscal Times

Millions Facing a Hefty Increase in Medicare Premiums in 2016 - The Fiscal Times | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
Nearly a third of the roughly 50 million elderly Americans who depend on Medicare for
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Covering the Bases: To enroll or not enroll in Medicare when you're still employed - CapitalGazette.com

Covering the Bases: To enroll or not enroll in Medicare when you're still employed - CapitalGazette.com | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
I am turning 65 and am still working and have insurance through my employer. Do I need to enroll in Medicare Parts A and B?
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Trumpeting ObamaCare: The Medicaid factor - Tribune-Review

Trumpeting ObamaCare: The Medicaid factor - Tribune-Review | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
As the Obama administration trumpets a government survey showing a dramatic 'decline' in the number of uninsured Americans — which supposedly is at its lowest ...
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Infographic: Why Healthcare Information is Valuable - HIT Consultant

Infographic: Why Healthcare Information is Valuable - HIT Consultant | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
81 percent of health care executives say that their organizations have been compromised by at least one malware, botnet, or other cyber-attack during the past two years, according to the 2015 KPMG Healthcare Cybersecurity Survey.
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How to Get Health Care Like the 1% - Daily Beast

How to Get Health Care Like the 1% - Daily Beast | HealthcareToday | Scoop.it
Leslie Michelson has spent the last 30 years helping people get the best possible medical care from a challenging system.
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