Health Care

Lead Editor: Lisa Gough

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SmartBrief publishes more than 40 e-newsletters in health care, serving medical professionals such as family physicians, specialists and nurses, and exploring diverse topics such as medical devices, pharmaceuticals, insurance and health IT.

Tc-99m prices expected to rise, company warns

10/20/2014

  • AuntMinnie.com (free registration)

Technetium-99m prices are expected to rise in the coming years, according to Mallinckrodt. Rising molybdenum-99 production costs are to blame, including converting to use of low-enriched uranium, amon… Read More

Consumers have more health plan options this year

10/20/2014

  • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

When noncompliant plans are canceled at the end of the year, many consumers will find they have access to less expensive plans that cover more services. More insurers are offering health plans on publ… Read More

Fla. district's food truck serves new cafeteria dishes to students

10/20/2014

  • WKMG-TV (Orlando, Fla.)

A Florida school district is using a food truck to serve and track which new cafeteria dishes students like and will want to eat at school. Officials said they are hoping that buzz surrounding the foo… Read More