Health Care

Lead Editor: Lisa Gough

About This Industry

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.

Consumer-driven health plans save money, analysis shows

8/1/2014

  • BenefitsPro.com

People who moved from a conventional health insurance plan to consumer-driven coverage used health care services more efficiently and saved an average of 10.5% on medical and pharmacy costs over three… Read More

Report: Worldwide surgical device market poised for growth

8/1/2014

  • DOTMed.com

A report from Allied Market Research forecasts that by 2020, the worldwide market for surgical equipment could be worth $12.1 billion. The market is dominated by North America, followed by Europe. Mar… Read More

Del. schools challenged to increase breakfast participation

8/1/2014

  • Daily Times (Salisbury, Md.) (tiered subscription model), The

Schools in Delaware are being urged to increase their breakfast participation rates as part of a contest organized by the Food Bank of Delaware. Districts will be evaluated based on overall participat… Read More