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.

Study analyzes qualified health plan market


  • National Underwriter Life & Health

Consumers in some states that had few issuers offering 2014 health plans on public exchanges still had a good selection of individual plans, a Government Accountability Office analysis found. For exam… Read More

NIH announces $46 million investment for BRAIN Initiative research


More than 100 researchers will receive a total of $46 million to develop new tools and technologies as part of the Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative. Rea… Read More

Advice for using fitness trackers in wellness plans


  • Fast Company online

Employees at Colorado-based Biosyntrx wear Fitbit trackers every day and monitor colleagues' activities, which CEO Ellen Troyer says has helped almost everyone lose weight and be more physically activ… Read More