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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.

Benefits trends might affect workers' comp claims



As consumer-directed coverage arrangements take hold, workers might be tempted to file more claims under lower-deductible workers' compensation plans, write Christopher Flatt and Christine Williams, e… Read More

CIRM president refocuses clinic network


  • Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine voted to cut $5 million from a $70 million project to open a statewide network of stem cell clinics called the Alpha Stem Cell Clinics Network. CIRM … Read More

Pa. food bank continues summer meal program started 30 years ago


  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A food bank in Pennsylvania that has sponsored a summer food program for youth for more than 30 years is once again providing meals, funded through the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The eight-week s… Read More