Category Archives: Healthcare

Fed up with rising costs, big U.S. firms dig into healthcare

Fed up with rising costs, big U.S. firms dig into healthcare | Reuters https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-healthcare-employers-insight/fed-up-with-rising-costs-big-u-s-firms-dig-into-healthcare-idUSKBN1J70ZZ?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff Geoff Comments: Hopefully, the Big US Firms will prove that the free market will drive the price down and the service up…

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$28,166: What It Costs To Provide Health Care For An American Family Of Four For One Year

$28,166: What It Costs To Provide Health Care For An American Family Of Four For One Year http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/28166-what-it-costs-to-provide-health-care-for-an-american-family-of-four-for-one-year Re-posted from The Economic Collapse Blog. Geoff Geoff Comments: Add this cost to the cost of running a household and owning and … Continue reading

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Cancer Care Twice as Costly in U.S. Versus Canada

Cancer Care Twice as Costly in U.S. Versus Canada https://www.webmd.com/cancer/news/20180601/cancer-care-twice-as-costly-in-us-versus-canada?src=RSS_PUBLIC#1 Re-posted from Web MD. Geoff Geoff Comments: This disparity has a lot to do with healthcare in the US forcing insurance companies to not compete nationwide., due to archaic state … Continue reading

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President Trump’s plan to lower drug prices could hurt more later

President Trump’s plan to lower drug prices could hurt more later https://www.cnbc.com/2018/05/11/president-trumps-plan-to-lower-drug-prices-could-hurt-more-later.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Let’s hope he does a good job on this project…

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Trump pleases insurers, angers Democrats with drug-pricing plan

Trump pleases insurers, angers Democrats with drug-pricing plan https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/trump-pleases-insurers-angers-democrats-drug-pricing-plan-n873501 Re-posted from NBC News. Geoff Geoff Comments: You can’t please everyone, he is doing the best for the people…

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Republican Health Care Reform Could Help Solve America’s Debt Problem

Republican Health Care Reform Could Help Solve America’s Debt Problem – The Burning Platform https://www.theburningplatform.com/2018/04/17/republican-health-care-reform-could-help-solve-americas-debt-problem/ Re-posted from The Burning Platform. Geoff Geoff Comments: I hope so…

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Alphabet GV life sciences and health investments going public

Alphabet GV life sciences and health investments going public https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/30/alphabet-gv-life-sciences-and-health-investments-going-public.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: With Alphabet, Walmart, Microsoft, Berkshire-Hathaway, Apple, Amazon, JP Morgan, and other large enterprises entering the Healthcare market to improve coverage and lower cost, there … Continue reading

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Walmart may have designs on Humana: Here’s what could happen with a deal

Walmart may have designs on Humana: Here’s what could happen with a deal https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/01/walmart-may-have-designs-on-humana-heres-what-could-happen-with-a-deal.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Hopefully, Walmart succeeds a increasing coverage and bringing the price down…

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Amazon moves into health: What we know

Amazon moves into health: What we know https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/27/amazons-moves-into-health-what-we-know.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Finally, a serious effort to solve a big problem for the Nation…

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DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Alphabet, Apple, Microsoft patents reveal health interest — NHS staff in trouble for using chat apps — Google uses expert opinion to improve AI

DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Alphabet, Apple, Microsoft patents reveal health interest — NHS staff in trouble for using chat apps — Google uses expert opinion to improve AI – Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/digital-health-briefing-alphabet-apple-microsoft-patents-reveal-health-interest-nhs-staff-in-trouble-for-using-chat-apps-google-uses-expert-opinion-to-improve-ai-2018-3?utm_source=feedburner&amp%3Butm_medium=referral&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff Geoff Comments: Big Tech … Continue reading

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