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Enter the 5th Annual Case In Point Platinum Awards. Entry Deadline November 22, 2013! See categories and entry details at: http://www.dorlandhealth.com/Case-In-Point-Platinum-Awards/
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Taking A New Tack To Persuade 'Young Invincibles' To Buy Health Insurance
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Robert Bauer is young, lean and healthy - just the kind of person the government wants to buy into its new online health insurance marketplaces. Bauer doesn't see the need. The 24 year old, a 2011 graduate of the University of Minnesota, works in organic farm fields three ...
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Getting People Out Of Nursing Homes Turns Out To Be Complicated
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Most Americans would not wish to live to 120
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The Guide to Patient Centered Communication -(downloadable PDF and 4 Contact Hours)
Shared decision making is one of the tools that welcomes and encourages consumers to be part of the decision-making process in conjunction with their healthcare providers. This special report brings together professionals from across the care continuum who have used shared decision making in their practice. The contributors share the concept, the process and the outcomes achieved.
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Feds Award $67 Million In Grants To Help Consumers Navigate The Health Law
Planned Parenthood, the United Way and the National Urban League are some of the best known organizations among the 105 awarded "navigator" grants in 34 states that will rely on the federal government to operate all or part of their marketplaces. States setting up their own marketplaces are ...
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Email reminders encourage end-of-life talks
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Email alerts may encourage cancer doctors to talk with terminally ill patients about their end-of-life wishes and to record those preferences in their medical records, a new study suggests.
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Employee engagement saved UnitedHealth $107M
UnitedHealth saved $107 million in health costs over three years by engaging its employees, including motivating them to maintain healthy lifestyles and lose weight, according to a new report published in the journal Health Affairs.
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Join the Professional Patient Advocate Institute: collaborate, learn, share ideas, bring quality medical care to consumers in need
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Hurry! Earn your Certificate in Patient Advocacy Through the Professional Patient Advocate Institute and save 15% through the end of July!  Use code: summer
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