With David Beavers and Daniel Lippman POST GAVE A SECOND OPINION WRITER AN ULTIMATUM OVER SAUDI ARABIA: The Washington Post told a second contributing opinion writer that he could not continue writing for its PostPartisan blog while he worked for a firm that lobbied for Saudi Arabia’s government, which the Turkish government has said is responsible for the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. The PostPartisan writer, Carter Eskew, is a co-founder of the Glover Park Group, which this week dropped Saudi Arabia as a client. A spokeswoman for the Post confirmed the paper had given the Eskew the ultimatum but declined to elaborate. Story Continued Below — POLITICO reported on Tuesday that the Post also told Ed Rogers, the chairman of the BGR Group and another contributing opinion writer, that he had to choose between lobbying for the Saudis and writing for the Post. BGR said earlier this week that it would stop lobbying for Saudi Arabia, although … [Read more...] about Post gave a second opinion writer an ultimatum on Saudi Arabia
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HumanaCare completes the integration and re-tooling of the virtual health platform This technology platform improves access, outcomes and the customer experience. Canadians can now benefit from the easy to use interface to receive the support they need to solve real life concern.”— Jamie Marcellus, President HumanaCareTORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA, September 11, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ -- HumanaCare, a leading provider of employee and member health services is pleased to announce the completed integration and re-launch of TranQool, our industry leading virtual health platform. HumanaCare is making the platform available through a number of key partnerships to more than 1.3 million Canadians. Individuals and their families will be able to access counselling and therapy services virtually, from wherever is convenient for them. "We are excited to begin delivering our suite of health services virtually. This technology platform improves access, outcomes and the customer … [Read more...] about HumanaCare provides access to Therapy Services to 1.3 million Canadians through Virtual Health Platform TranQool.
When doctors-turned-entrepreneurs Petros Giannikopoulos and Will Polkinghorn were looking for a foothold in the Bay Area this past spring to test their startup, which connects cancer patients with specialists and clinical trials at top cancer hospitals, they found an eager audience in Lea Barbano, an East Bay resident who has lived with thyroid cancer since 2005. Barbano, 69, was already being treated by oncologists at Houston’s MD Anderson Cancer Center, where she was referred by her endocrinologist, but still had many questions about her diagnosis. So she allowed Driver, a startup founded by Giannikopoulos and Polkinghorn in San Francisco and Hong Kong, to access her medical records and lab results. Driver assigned her a registered nurse, employed by the company, and referred her to a thyroid oncologist at UCLA, whom she consulted with over the phone. The startup has also built a mobile app that analyzes patients’ diagnoses and biometric markers to match them up with … [Read more...] about A second opinion on a cancer diagnosis, from the comforts of home — for a price
Medical Second Opinion Market Americas region holds the largest market share and growth in the medical second opinion Market, and is anticipated to reach $2.22 billion by 2023 at CAGR of 17% HYDERABAD, TELANGANA, INDIA, June 8, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ -- According to the new market research report by IndustryARC titled “Medical Second Opinion Market: By Disease (Cancer, Cardiac Disorders, Diabetes, Injuries and Others); By Service Providers (Hospitals, Online and Offline Medical Second Opinion Providers and Health Insurance Players) & By Geography-Forecast (2017-2022)”, the market is driven by the increasing instances of medical errors and health insurance companies’ emphasis on second opinion for effective management of health claims. Americas held the largest market share in the Medical Second Opinion Market Americas region holds the largest market share and growth in the medical second opinion Market, and is anticipated to reach $2.22 billion by 2023 at a … [Read more...] about Medical Second Opinion Market is anticipated to hit $6.23 billion by 2023 at a CAGR of 18.2%
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Washington Nationals by Chelsea Janes by Chelsea Janes Email the author May 9 at 9:02 PM Email the author Adam Eaton, shown here during spring training, left the Nationals this week to seek a second opinion on his injured ankle. (Photo by Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post) SAN DIEGO — Nationals outfielder Adam Eaton traveled Wednesday to Green Bay, Wis., to seek a second opinion on his ailing left ankle from renowned orthopedic surgeon Robert Anderson, according to a person familiar with the situation. Eaton injured the ankle on an awkward slide in mid-April. The pain continues to be a concern, especially because he … [Read more...] about Adam Eaton travels to Wisconsin to seek second opinion on injured ankle