NObilis

Nobilis Health Corp. appoints David Young as CFO

Nobilis Health Corp. today announced the appointment of Mr. David Young as its Chief Financial Officer.  Mr. Young brings to Nobilis extensive Fortune 500 company executive experience in corporate finance, financial planning, and cost...
affordable-healthcare

Efforts To Extend Health Coverage To Undocumented Immigrants

California’s decision to withdraw a request for federal government permission to sell unsubsidized health plans to immigrants without papers has many wondering about the future of their health coverage in the state. Sen. Ricardo Lara,...

Shields Health Solutions Appoints Eric Suchecki to Lead the Business Development Team

Shields Health Solutions, creator of specialty pharmacies for hospitals and health systems nationwide, today announced Eric Suchecki has been appointed to the role of Vice President of Business Development at the company. In his...

CancerGene Connect Taps Seasoned Executive John Oberg as Vice President of Sales and Marketing

CancerGene Connect, a wholly owned Subsidiary of OMMDOM, Inc., a software development, commercialization, and technology sales company whose core competency is healthcare software, has announced the appointment of John Oberg as their inaugural Vice...

Medherant Announces Appointment of New Chair

 Medherant Ltd., a University of Warwick spin-out developing a novel transdermal drug delivery patch technology, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Ken Cunningham as Chair. Dr Cunningham joins Medherant as the company...

Boston Consulting healthcare specialist lured to Cambridge

Dr Michael Anstey brings inside track big pharma knowledge to the Cambridge science & technology cluster with his appointment by the UK ‘patient capital’ funder. His rationale for leaving a dream job with BCG should...

A tale of two accountable care organizations

The accountable care organization is loosely defined as a collection of doctors, hospitals and other providers who agree to take financial responsibility for the quality of care. Proponents argue they have great potential to improve...
obama care

Health Policy Perspectives: Is It Best To Repeal, Replace Or Repair?

The Wall Street Journal: Replace ObamaCare, Don’t Rename It So powerful is the political appeal of entitlement programs that modern democracies routinely choose bankruptcy over curtailing them. That’s even true of ObamaCare. Despite surging premiums,...

Practising medicine, under fire

My family worried about me every time they heard somebody exclaim: “Nishanth has gone to Yemen? Of all the places in the world to work, why did he choose to go there?” My parents...

Prescribing Opioids To Seniors: It’s A Balancing Act

The national conversation about the opioid epidemic has mostly focused on young people who buy drugs illegally on the street. But the scrutiny of opioids has also changed the way doctors are prescribing medications...