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Constant Companion Partners with Canary Speech to Help Diagnose Behavioral Health Trends

Unique study blends most advanced HIPAA-compliant voice and AI technologies to offer clinicians and families insights into conditions such as anxiety, depression, and Alzheimer’s. SARASOTA/PROVO --Constant Companion and Canary Speech have formed a new strategic partnership to study how voice technology can be used to identify human conditions in specific populations. These pioneering companies...

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Pandemic forces a reexamination of the health sector

The Miami Herbert Business School Center for Health Management and Policy presented its 10th annual Business of Health Care Conference on April 16. The latest iteration of the annual meeting was entitled Policy, Politics & the Pandemic - U.S. & Beyond. This marked the second time the conference has been held entirely online and the event producers have rapidly mastered the learning curve...

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State’s largest health insurer provides transportation to COVID-19 vaccination appointments for members

Florida Blue teams with Lyft and other transportation groups to help eliminate barriers to vaccinations Florida Blue, the state’s Blue Cross Blue Shield plan, is teaming with Lyft and other transportation companies to offer its members access to rides to and from vaccination appointments as part of its services to support vaccination events across the state. The transportation services are...

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The Campbell Foundation Awards $90K Grant to Researchers Investigating Cardiovascular Disease in People Living with HIV

FORT LAUDERDALE – The Campbell Foundation has awarded a $90,000 grant to a pair of researchers investigating why cardiovascular disease (CVD) is significantly more prevalent among people living with HIV-1 than among those in the general population. The recipients are Teresa H. Evering, MD MSc, an infectious disease specialist and assistant professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious...

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Shane Strum Begins Tenure as President/CEO of Broward Health

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA -- Shane Strum has assumed the role of President and CEO of Broward Health, one of the 10 largest public health systems in the U.S. The North Broward Hospital District Board of Commissioners named Strum the permanent President/­­­CEO of Broward Health on February 8, 2021. "I'm excited to join an organization that has a true passion for caring," said Strum. "Broward...

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Miami Herbert Business School’s Center for Health Management and Policy Announces 10th Annual Business of Health Care Conference

With the political landscape undergoing significant change and the pandemic forcing a reexamination of the health sector, the Miami Herbert Business School Center for Health Management and Policy has recently announced its 10th annual Business of Health Care Conference. Entitled Policy, Politics & the Pandemic – U.S. & Beyond, the meeting will take place Friday, April 16, 2021 from 11...

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