Tag: Healthcare

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Kaiser Permanente Addresses COVID-19’s Effects on Mental Health, Offers Free myStrength Mental Health App

During a pandemic, society’s biggest concern is physical health. However, COVID-19 has had an equally crucial impact on people’s mental health, changing routines, affecting finances, limiting socializing and causing many to worry for their — and their loved ones’ — health. Along with its pandemic response, healthcare company Kaiser Permanente…

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Northwell Health’s Feinstein Institutes Teams Up with Sanofi, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Gilead Sciences to Test COVID-19 Treatments

The research arm of Northwell Health (No. 2 on DiversityInc’s 2019 Top Hospitals & Health Systems), the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research, is partnering with Gilead Sciences, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and Sanofi (No. 31 on DiversityInc’s 2019 Top 50 Companies for Diversity) to identify treatments for people hospitalized with moderate to severe…

Cigna Delivers Annual Savings of More Than $850 per Customer with an Identified Health Improvement Opportunity

Originally posted on Cigna.com COMBINING MEDICAL, PHARMACY AND BEHAVIORAL BENEFITS DELIVERS ANNUAL SAVINGS OF MORE THAN $850 PER CUSTOMER WITH AN IDENTIFIED HEALTH IMPROVEMENT OPPORTUNITY Annual cost savings approach $7,400 for customers with complex conditions Cigna’s Health Coaching, Case Management Specialists and Expanded Behavioral Health Offerings improve clinical outcomes and…

Cigna Corporation Announces Appearance at the 38th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Originally posted on Cigna.com Global health service company Cigna (NYSE: CI) announced that David Cordani, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the 38th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on January 14, 2020 in San Francisco, CA. Cigna’s presentation is expected to begin at approximately 10:00 a.m. PST.  Investors, analysts,…

TD Bank Awards Grants to Four Pioneering U.S. Healthcare Organizations Totaling Over $3 Million

Originally published on newscenter.td.com. 2019 TD Ready Challenge Winners Awarded Funding to Increase Equitable Health Outcomes TD today announced the recipients of the second annual TD Ready Challenge, totaling over $3 million. Each organization will each receive a $750,000* grant for programs aimed at improving access to early detection of disease…

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Mental Health, Substance Abuse Treatment Patients Less Likely to Have Access to Affordable Care: Report

A Milliman Research Report found that people seeking mental health and substance abuse treatment are more likely to have to use out-of-network doctors, according to The Washington Post. The report, published by Milliman for the Bowman Family Foundation, a risk management and healthcare consulting company, found disturbing healthcare trends when…