Addus HomeCare Corporation (ADUS) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call March 12, 2014 17:00 ET Executives Mark Heaney - Chairman, President, CEO; President and CEO of Addus HealthCare Inc. Dennis Meulemans - CFO, VP, Secretary Darby Anderson...Show More Summary
Much has been written about how Web 2.0 tools can change the healthcare landscape. It would appear a recent set of circumstances has upped the ante. This story begins with a recent study that attempted to tackle the problem of ICU infections. ICU infections are a challenging problem, patients who are admitted to the ICU [...]
Yesterday, the U.S. House voted overwhelmingly in favor of H.R. 1814 (the "Equitable Access to Care and Health Act"), a truly nefarious bill that would not allow anyone claiming a religious justification to entirely opt out of compliance with the Affordable Care Act. Show More Summary
By Adam Galas: High yield investing can be one of the most profitable and least risky means of outperforming the market while generating a substantial income stream. For example, from 1968-2007 the 100 top yielding companies in the S&P 500 outperformed the general index by 3% CAGR. Show More Summary
(CNN) - Roughly 24 hours after a video was posted Tuesday morning of President Obama sitting down for an appearance on comedian Zach Galifianakis' show "Between Two Ferns," more than 13 million people have watched the interview and some 54,000 of them have taken the President's advice and checked out the government-run insurance exchange HealthCare.gov. […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - There will be no delay in the penalty most Americans face under President Barack Obama's healthcare reform law if they fail to obtain health coverage this year, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said on W...
By midday after the video’s release, it had become the number one driver of traffic to the healthcare website. Take that, wingnuts!
During April, Bonnie will be the closing speaker for the Catalyst Awards Conference in New York and also speaking for the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association in California. In May you can also see her at the California Women's Conference. Over...Show More Summary
United Healthcare, WellPoint, and Aetna operate in a low margin industry increasingly reliant on volume for profit growth.
Say what you want about whether or not Obama's appearance on Zach Galifianakis's Between Two Ferns web series was undignified and unbecoming of such a high-ranking political official, but you've gotta admit: it appears to have paid ...
The White House has been saying of late that Obama’s much ballyhooed appearance on Zach Galifianakis’ web show “Between the Ferns” has prompted a 40% boost in traffic to Healthcare.gov. Now, this chart from web monitoring company Kontera would seem to support that assertion. Show More Summary
Syneron Medical Ltd. (ELOS) Barclays Global Healthcare Conference Call March 12, 2014 08:30 AM ET Executives Hugo Goldman – Chief Financial Officer Presentation Unidentified Analyst Okay, well good morning everyone. I’m pleased to move forward to the next presentation. Show More Summary
Wearable devices are not just about healthcare and fitness applications. In emerging countries where crime rates are high, a band or accessory that can send out SOS messages and location could be a life-saving device for users.
“Unless we have an open, neutral Internet we can rely on without worrying about what's happening at the back door, we can't have open government, good democracy, good healthcare, connected communities and diversity of culture,” said Tim Berners-Lee, creator of the World Wide Web. Show More Summary
Obama attempts to create a humorous viral video to promote Obamacare, but it ends up about as well as the launch of the healthcare.gov website...
By Jan Hunter, Director, CareerSTAT, and Dr. Randall Wilson, Senior Project Manager, Jobs for the Future Healthcare consumers aren't the only ones impacted by the implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). Show More Summary
Even at 11 million views the episode is still going to need to convert abut 20% of viewers into paying customers to get the White House on track for its goal of 6 million sign-ups by March 31.
Last summer, my dad was in the hospital while he was being treated for pancreatic cancer. Because this is Romania, that meant that a doctor gave me a list of supplies I would need to buy for him: drugs, syringes, IV equipment, cannulas, catheters, bandages, and plasters. Show More Summary
Some of the nation's top regenerative medicine scientists gather to discuss the latest research in 3D printing, military medicine, wound care, tissue engineering, stem cells and more.
News media companies often fight each other to get first access to news; but, late last week Spanish-language media giants put competition aside to do the right thing -- impart much needed information on healthcare enrollment to Latinos. For...Show More Summary