Tag Archives: Healthcare

DispatchHealth teaming up with Philips to bring on-demand healthcare to seniors

Dive Brief: Mobile urgent care provider DispatchHealth is partnering with Philips in an effort to improve access to care and reduce costs by bringing on-demand healthcare services to seniors in their homes. The pilot program — available to select Arizona members of Mercy Care — provides emergency, primary and palliative care services without the need… Read More »

#MeToo hits healthcare

State lawmakers are taking action to prevent healthcare workers from sexually assaulting patients following high-profile cases in which doctors abused patients under the guise of medical treatment or took advantage of disabled adults. In Arizona, Democratic state Rep. Jennifer Longdon has filed a bill that would require healthcare workers who care for vulnerable adults to… Read More »

Daily on Healthcare: Democrats go after Medicaid holdout states

Smart content. Deeper culture. Better access.  Become a subscriber to the Washington Examiner magazine. SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving Washington Examiner’s Daily on Healthcare newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexaminer.com/newsletter/daily-on-healthcare/ Democrats go after Medicaid holdout states. House Democrats are preparing to reshape and reframe Obamacare’s optional Medicaid expansion to force holdout red-state governments to… Read More »