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Health Law Improved Access to Cancer Treatment, Studies Show – The Wall Street Journal

Researchers saw increased rates of diagnosis and treatment in the studies. Here, a patient has blood drawn to monitor her cancer treatment in 2015. Photo: Jacqueline Larma/Associated Press By Peter Loftus Peter Loftus The Wall Street Journal Biography @Loftus Peter.Loftus@dowjones.com June 2, 2019 7:30 a.m. ET CHICAGO—New studies suggest the 2010 Affordable Care Act has… Read More »

Identity and access management automation saves PeaceHealth hundreds of thousands of dollars

About five years ago, PeaceHealth, a 16,000-caregiver healthcare provider in the Pacific Northwest with 10 hospitals and 250 ambulatory clinics, began a focused effort to meet the compliance standards of the HIPAA role-based access requirements. THE PROBLEM At the same time, the provider organization invested $ 300 million in converting the electronic health records of… Read More »

Ochsner Health System seeks improved access to clinical trials

Ochsner Health is partnering with Pfizer in a multi-year program to develop innovative models for clinical trials. Working with Pfizer, the delivery system with 40 owned and affiliated hospitals and more than 100 health centers and urgent care facilities, as well as its innovationOchsner lab, will look for ways to enhance the clinical trial experience… Read More »