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Feds give immigrants more time on health care Consumers who owe immigration and income information to feds get an extension. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tY6wo3 Certified Enrollment Specialist Yanelis Diaz waits on the HealthCare.
Miami, FL, United States - At a hearing to discuss the rising costs of healthcare benefits for Miami-Dade County employees this year, a labor union consultant raised his hand to ask what seemed like a basic question. Could the committee charged with reducing Miami-Dade labor's healthcare expenses look at the spreadsheet showing the rates that the county pays local hospitals and doctors for medical services to employees? "We really need to understand where the money is being spent in order to be insightful about benefit design changes," said Duane Fitch, a healthcare consultant for SEIU Local'91, which represents physicians and nurses at the county-owned Jackson Health System.
Washington, DC, United States - The average Medicare payment for a knee replacement at a South Florida medical center in 2012 ranged from a low of $9,700 at Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale to a high of $24,000 at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami even though Holy Cross's average charge of $63,000 was about $2,000 higher than Jackson's. Private commercial insurers do not publish their payments like Medicare does, but healthcare experts say the prices they pay hospitals for the same procedure can vary just as much and the reason often depends on more than just the hospital where the knee replacement was performed.
Healthcare giant Bayer has said it will defend itself 'vigorously' against the US Federal Trade Commission decision to bring a motion against the company for claims made for its probiotic dietary supplement, Phillips' Colon Health. The US Department of Justice, on behalf of the FTC, alleges that Bayer promotes Phillips' Colon Health uses claims about the product's purported benefits without having evidence to substantiate those claims.
Extension Healthcare , the next-generation alarm management and event response solution provider, will exhibit at the upcoming ANCC National Magnet Conference . The Extension Engage platform provides nurses with contextual alarm and alert notifications on their mobile communication devices and includes a patient-centric texting component for an all-in-one solution to alarm management and event response.
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This article will describe the company Philips , a worldwide recognized brand which influenced millions of households all over the world. Philips is a Dutch diversified technology company headquartered in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Each unit will consist of one common share and one-half of one common share purchase warrant with each whole warrant entitling the holder thereof to purchase an additional common share at $1.80 for 24 months from the closing date. The warrants will be subject to an early acceleration provision in the event that, at any time following four months from the Closing date, the ten day volume weighted average price of the common shares equals or exceeds $2.20.
Activist Investor Barry Rosenstein to Join Walgreen Board The activist investor Barry Rosenstein will join the board of Walgreen, the drugstore chain announced on Monday. Mr. Rosenstein, founder of the $11 billion hedge fund Jana Partners, will also recommend an additional director to the board, the company said.
Operators can quickly connect callers and laun... )--For media outside UK, US and Canada A pre-specified subgroup analysis from the two replicate Phase III INPULSISa trials, presented today at the European Respira... )--Regulatory News: Opus Group AB has completed the redemption of the stock option program 2011/2014. A total of 1,733,642 new shares were subscribed.
Hillcrest AIDS clinic ribbon-cutting ceremony & private reception to be held Tuesday, Sept. 9 th 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. AIDS Healthcare Foundation is expanding San Diego's access to specialized, client-centered HIV/AIDS care with the opening of the new AHF San Diego Healthcare Center in Hillcrest on September 9 - affordable STD clinic opening to follow in October.
AIDS Healthcare Foundation is proud to expand its support of public health in the San Diego community by opening its first specialized HIV clinic in the area on September 9. The AHF San Diego Healthcare Center will begin offering specialized, client-centered HIV/AIDS care through its Hillcrest location beginning September 9. A private reception and ribbon-cutting will be hosted at the clinic on Tuesday evening from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. Other speakers will include a representative from the Office of the Mayor of San Diego as well as representatives from San Diego Supervisorial Offices Ged Kenslea , AHF Communications Director +1-323- 308-1833 work or +1-323- 791-5526 cell firstname.lastname@example.org Diana Schmid , +1-619- 574-9700 work or +1-619- 572-8644 cell email@example.com The Healthcare Center will be under the same roof as San Diego's AHF Pharmacy, a full-service pharmacy where 96 ... (more)
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