The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released a review of the national distributions of the United States' Overall Hospital Quality Star Ratings, using patients’ experience and feedback for the rating system.
Officials with the Amaranth Diabetes Foundation (ADF), which is the philanthropic charity of the Order of the Amaranth, recently reached $15 million in donations to the American Diabetes Association Research Foundation since starting in 1979.
Pain hurts the pocket as well as the patient, according to the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN), with overall discomfort contributing to the spiraling costs of health care for the entire nation.
President Barack Obama’s desk will soon receive a bill that is designed to help Tennessee in its efforts against the ongoing opioid epidemic, which is responsible for killing more Tennessee residents than gunshots or car accidents.
Leaders from the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) recently started Stigmafree Company as a new initiative to emphasize, challenge and promote the company’s culture -- to be caring and focused on mental health.
Chef’d and the American Diabetes Association (ADA) recently agreed to a multi-year partnership that will focus on creating a cookbook of recipes for convenient, healthy meals -- in addition to meal kits -- for Americans living with diabetes.
Autism Speaks recently released a statement responding to the positive findings related to state insurance legislation and emphasizing the necessity of continuing to overcome the remaining barriers in autism care.
Officials with the American Cancer Society, which is the biggest private, not-for-profit funder of cancer research, recently announced that they intend to double the organization’s yearly research funding by the year 2021.
The Partnership for Research on Ebola Virus in Liberia (PREVAIL) IV treatment trial recently launched in Liberia, testing a treatment for men who survived Ebola but still have the genetic material (RNA) of the virus in their semen.
Leaders with the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) recently started a new ad campaign that encourages the public and Congress to focus on prioritizing federal funding dedicated to cancer research.
Leaders with the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recently released a final recommendation statement as well as evidence summary to encourage adults between 50 and 75 years old to receive colorectal cancer screening.
Merck KGaA in Darmstadt, Germany, recently welcomed Hamilton Thorne and ZEISS as the two most recent members of the company’s Global Fertility Alliance, which already includes Illumina, Genea and Merck KGaA.