Henry Ford names new president of Henry Ford Jackson Hospital

Jackson, Michigan.And the December 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Henry Ford Health System has announced the new president of Henry Ford Jackson Hospital in Jackson, Michigan. Emily Morehead, FACHE, accepted the principal position, effective immediately. Morehead has served as interim president since then February 2022Prior to that, her role was Chief Operating Officer. Henry Ford Health … Read more

Students and alumni are suing Yale alleging discrimination against students with mental illnesses

Karen Lin, Senior Photographer Content warning: This article contains references to suicide. *** The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a hotline for individuals in crisis or for those looking to help another person. To speak with a certified listener, call 1-800-273-8255. Crisis Text Line is an emotional crisis support text message service. To speak with … Read more

Healthcare organizations are looking for new uses for virtual health technology

The virtual health revolution has spread over the past few years, notably through generational shifting events such as the Covid-19 pandemic. Now, more than ever, health care leaders, organizations, and policy makers see the value of virtual health, both in terms of patient convenience and experience, and the cost savings that virtual health can provide … Read more

ConnectiCare to stop selling fully insured small group plans

ConnectiCare’s Manchester office attributed to him: Kristen Stewart/CT News Junkie Health insurance provider ConnectiCare will stop selling new fully insured small group plans later this week as it begins to exit a market that currently insures just over 20,000 Connecticut residents. The change will begin on Thursday, December 1, when the provider will stop writing … Read more

The caregiver’s lament: How to deal with the costs of care

NEW YORK, Nov. 29 (Reuters) – You probably know PJ Byrne from movies, most likely as one of the fast-living psychics alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in The Wolf of Wall Street. But Byrne’s most important role these days is closer to home: that of son and caregiver. His 79-year-old father has been suffering from dementia for … Read more

Dumas’ former insurance agent faces 52 criminal charges | Arkansas Business News

We were unable to submit the article. Dumas’ former insurance agent is facing 52 criminal charges in the Desha District Court, accused of keeping clients from paying premiums for policies that never existed. Joshua Jackson Smith, 40, was charged Oct. 5 with 49 felony counts of insurance fraud, which include selling insurance without a license … Read more

No. 10 Appointment of a Health Care Lobbyist Raises Concerns About Privatization | health policy

Rishi Sunak has appointed a private healthcare lobbyist with links to a string of controversial clients to advise him in Downing Street, sparking fears of further privatization within the NHS. Bill Morgan, co-founder of public relations and lobbying firm Evoke Incisive healthHe joined No 10 as a health policy advisor earlier this month as he … Read more

Things to keep in mind before purchasing a diabetic health insurance plan

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 8.7 percent of the population of India in the age group of 20 to 70 suffers from diabetes. The high incidence of diabetes is caused by several factors, such as urbanization, sedentary lifestyles, unhealthy diets, tobacco use, and increased life expectancy. Many diabetics may think that they cannot … Read more