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Peter Lee from Microsoft Health Microsoft In the era of Satya Nadella, Microsoft has transformed from a company that once acted as a near-monopoly with its proprietary operating system to a business that embraces partnerships and teams up with former rivals. Peter Lee, the corporate vice president for Microsoft Healthcare, said that same ethos of …

People with mental health problems are being forced to wait 112 days for treatment through the NHS’s talking therapies programme – despite a supposed six-week maximum wait. Delays in care facing those with anxiety and depression are so long in some parts of England that they could lead to people taking their own life, a …

In an interview with “CBS Evening News” anchor Norah O’Donnell, Senator Bernie Sanders talked about the cost of his health care plan, his relationship with former rival Hillary Clinton and the impact of the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump. Sanders told O’Donnell it’s “disappointing” to not be meeting with voters in Iowa, but acknowledged …

WEST MONROE, La. (KNOE) – GO Care Community Health Center is expanding its domain. GCCHC received a designation as a federally qualified health center look-alike on Thursday. GCCHC received a designation as a federally qualified health center look-alike on Thursday. Source: (KNOE) According to CEO Mark Windham, this expansion has been in the works over …

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (Edited News Release) – A federal grand jury indicted a Nixa, Mo. physician, who became the biggest prescriber of a fentanyl spray in the state, for his role in a $2.4 million health care fraud scheme related to kickbacks he received from the producing pharmaceutical company. Randall D. Halley, 63, faces a 29-count …

A Bay Area man has decided to run eight marathons in eight days on seven continents to challenge himself, according to Stanford Children’s Health, where he works. Brendan Watkins, 44, decided to run what’s called the Triple 8 Quest to also raise money for the Lucile Packard Children’s Fund, which is a charity that provides …

Surgeries and doctors’ appointments have been canceled for a second day at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Woodland Hills because of a water main break that has left the hospital without service, officials said. The break occurred Saturday night. The hospital is located at 5601 DeSoto Ave. It is unclear when the break will be repaired, …

Market Needs Critical to Health Care Survival Mike Coonrod, sbjLive producer Donald Babb, CEO and executive director of Citizens Memorial Hospital, says marketplace demands are critical to maintaining a health care system. Babb says the community became more involved as the hospital grew. Careful planning and listening to customer input has enabled their growth. Duration: …

A broken main water line has prompted Kaiser Permanente Woodland Hills Medical Center to cancel all surgeries and primary care appointments scheduled at the hospital for Monday, Jan. 20. The planned cancellations do not affect the emergency department or urgent care, which will remain open, and all primary care appointments outside of the medical center …

Health care has been constantly under fire in recent years due to increasing costs and politicization, much of which has eroded trust in the health care system.  The Frederick News-Post spoke with several Frederick Health employees for a health care roundtable about ongoing trends in the industry in 2020 and what Frederick Health is doing …