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Bernard J. Tyson shares his thoughts on the future of healthcare.
"We've been around for 100 years and we aren't going anywhere," CEO Cecile Richards said in an interview.
"Suddenly the country is preparing to re-engage in a debate about health and health care and its role in our collective experience as Americans," Bernard J. Tyson writes.
CVS Health conducted a public opinion poll to understand how the cost-quality-access dilemma affects how consumers make decisions about health care.
Abbott continues to shape its portfolio for long-term growth.
The first in a series of short videos, Kaiser Permanente Chairman and CEO Bernard J. Tyson shares with employees his perspectives on various topics.
A recent study reveals several possible reasons as to why Blacks are significantly more likely to die of a stroke than whites.
Alinity will help institutions, clinicians and laboratorians better navigate through a pressure-packed health care environment.
Rubio’s provision has caused some insurers to shut down.
A new study shows huge differences in how people are treated.
New York has updated its language on healthcare, signaling progress in transgender rights at the state level.
In a Wall Street Journal profile, the attorney leading the anti-Obamacare effort makes sarcastic comments about ACA’s source.
Two of the states with the greatest success in implementing Obamacare are a pair of largely anti-Obamacare states. But one used a neat trick to make it work.
CVS Health President and CEO Larry J. Merlo will be seated with First Lady Michelle Obama during Tuesday’s State of the Union Address.
At Novant Health, a guide and videos were developed to assist professionals in providing quality healthcare that is sensitive to each patient’s values.
A federal court is allowing companies to charge you more for your healthcare if you can’t pass or won’t take a wellness screening. We’ve got all the details here.
For hospitals, finding diverse suppliers can be a challenge. Mary Beth Levine, Vice President, System Resource Management, University Hospitals, shared best practices on reaching MBEs and WBEs at DiversityInc’s event.
To have culturally competent care, the United States needs more Black and Latino doctors. A unique program at Rutgers University is reaching underprivileged youth and helping them succeed in medical careers, said Dr. Kamal Khan, Director, Office of Diversity & Academic Success in the Sciences (ODASIS) at DiversityInc’s event.
What role can health literacy and cultural competence training play in providing equitable health care for women, especially low-income women? Sheri Humphrey, Global Franchise Leader, Women’s Health, Merck & Co. offered solutions at DiversityInc’s event.
Successful medical solutions are personalized, says Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation President, Christi Shaw. In a keynote speech, she told DiversityInc’s audience how the drug company is using its knowledge of diverse populations—and its emphasis on an inclusive and innovative workplace—to create the most effective medicines.
Leaders from CVS Health, ADP and North Shore-LJ Health System share best practices on recruiting, preparing and supporting veterans during the transition from the military culture to an office setting.
CVS Health’s courageous decision to stop selling cigarettes – and all tobacco products – was years in the making. It was a critical part of the company’s mission to provide healthcare solutions, especially to those who most need culturally competent care. The company’s evolution as a health-care leader was explained by Dr. Nancy Gagliano, Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Minute Clinic at DiversityInc’s event.
What best practices and training enable health-care professionals to understand the needs of LGBT patients, especially transgender patients? Experts from Beth Israel Medical Center/Mount Sinai Health System and the Center for American Progress shared solutions at DiversityInc’s event.
Communicating with patients in a culturally competent manner is the key to improving mortality rates for ALL people, said Dr. Winston F. Wong, Medical Director, Community Benefit and Director, Disparities Improvement and Quality Initiatives, Kaiser Permanente, at DiversityInc’s event.