UnitedHealthcare, an insurance giant, acquires patient monitoring start-up Vivify Health

Vivify sits in the remote patient monitoring space, providing connected devices and other technologies to track at-risk patients at home. In theory, such interventions will help reduce the number of patients rushing to the emergency room. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE … Read more…

Family Sues After Video Shows Nursing Home Workers Taunting Elderly Dementia Patient

“This was a sick game” conducted by two employees at the Abington of Glenview, Illinois, an attorney for Margaret Collins’ family said. Post Fifty BEST DEAL UPDATE: 40% OFF Under Armour Tech Collegiate Quarter Zips at LAXWorld.com! Now just $ … Read more…

A drone just flew a kidney to a transplant patient for the first time ever — it won’t be the last

The proof-of-concept flight is being hailed as "a stunning achievement." Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help … Read more…

Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center Maintains “A” Grade for Patient Safety

HONOLULU — The Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit advocate for health care transparency, has awarded Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center its seventh straight “A” grade in the Fall 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. The Hospital Safety Grade, administered in the spring and … Read more…