Medical malls for your health? (mysuncoast.com) Instead of buying jeans, having lunch and getting a haircut in one stop, think mammogram, blood pressure check and pharmaceuticals. Like America’s shopping malls, so-called “medical malls” provide an array of medical services under one roof.
New Head of Healthcare.gov Is Connecticut's Counihan (kaiserhelathnews.org) Kevin Counihan, the head of Connecticut's health insurance marketplace, will be the new CEO of healthcare.gov, the website that 36 states use to sell insurance under the Affordable Care Act, the administration announced Tuesday.
Hello, May I Help You Plan Your Final Months? (npr.org) Imagine you're at home. You have cancer. You just had another round of chemo, and the phone rings. This is not a typical telemarketing call. She wants to talk with you about your serious illness and, eventually, if you're ready to think about it, what you'd like to have happen at the end of your life.
Researchers testing surgical ‘black box’ to reduce errors (acsreview.com) Taking inspiration from aviation, Canadian researchers have developed and are testing a surgical “black box” to record surgeries and reduce errors, according to an article from CNN.