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.

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

Expert outlines how to eliminate hepatitis C


  • Huffington Post, The

About 16,000 Americans die from hepatitis C each year, and the disease often has no symptoms, writes Ryan Clary, executive director of National Viral Hepatitis Roundtable. He calls for action to elimi… Read More