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Ovarian cancer: Possible advantage of high blood pressureNew research shows hypertension, diabetes influence survival of ovarian cancer patients in different ways.
Surprising link found in black women breast cancer riskAlcohol consumption is known to be a risk factor for breast cancer based on studies predominantly done in white women. Now, a University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center study has found the same risk exists for black women.
Three ways technology is improving pharmacyTechnology advances in pharmacy include innovations that improve medication safety, efficiency, and patient compliance.
Multiple myeloma treatment advances: What health execs should knowIt has been an exciting time at the Myeloma Institute at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, on all fronts, namely, embarking on research that could play an important role in the development of preventative and curative strategies for multiple myeloma in the future.
Value-based drug contracting shifts risk to manufacturersValue-based drug contracting between manufacturers and payers is picking up steam—appropriate timing as the healthcare industry moves toward value-based payment and purchasing and away from fee-for-service.
Three ways to build a better population health teamHere are three things to consider when developing a population health management team at your organization.
Missing this data can hurt your population health strategiesKey socioeconomic data that will help you care for your most vulnerable populations.
Personalized medicine brings big wins to managed careA new report reveals how personalized medicine can make patients healthier while lowering costs.
Why there’s an uptick in outcomes-based contractsOperational issues aside, outcomes-based contracts can offer a two-fold benefit for managed care executives.
ACA exchanges: Who's in, who's out?What MCOs should know about insurers’ plans for the marketplace exchanges in 2018.