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Pa. mobile health clinics will be expanded with $10 million in new …

WEBPhiladelphia is set to receive $3.7 million in new funding to expand the mobile workforce, increase accessibility or provide trauma-informed care to communities …

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A Medicare program started through the ACA is improving patient …

WEBThe ACO is managed by a national company, Aledade, which helps independent primary care doctors manage their practices. Based in Bethesda, Md., …

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A first look at how IBX’s new health insurance competitors did on …

WEBPublished Apr. 11, 2024, 9:29 a.m. ET. Jefferson Health Plans signed up more than 9,500 insurance customers during its first year offering Obamacare plans on …

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Penn Medicine will build a $295 million cancer center at its …

WEBPublished Feb. 29, 2024, 6:17 p.m. ET. The University of Pennsylvania board on Thursday approved a Penn Medicine plan to build a $295 million cancer center at Princeton …

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Paul Offit says CDC, FDA lost public trust in new book about …

WEBThe way public health agencies and elected officials communicated also contributed to the public’s loss of faith, Offit said. He criticized the response to a July 4, …

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Penn Abramson Cancer Center's free ride program for patients is a …

WEBThe initiative could save money for health systems, too, if the cost of rides to screening exams is less than the cost of missed cancer treatment appointments. “It …

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Philadelphia-area hospitals earn high ratings from patients

WEBPhiladelphia-area patients rated their experiences at three specialty hospitals affiliated with Jefferson Health a 9 or a 10 — the highest ratings — almost all of the …

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New dean at Thomas Jefferson University’s medical school …

WEBJefferson’s structure differs from other Philadelphia-area health systems. At the University of Pennsylvania Health System, for example, university president Liz …

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Why long-term care insurance falls short for so many

WEBPublished Nov. 24, 2023, 5:00 a.m. ET. For 35 years, Angela Jemmott and her five brothers paid premiums on a long-term care insurance policy for their 91-year-old mother. But the …

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Thomas Jefferson University to acquire Lehigh Valley Health Network

WEBJefferson Health Plans is a separate business wholly owned by Thomas Jefferson University. Licensed by the Pennsylvania Insurance Department, it sells …

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Geisinger Health tests model with Kaiser Permanente's Risant …

WEBGeisinger Health, the leading health care provider in the north-central part of the state, is poised to become the first member of a new nonprofit corporation formed …

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$2 billion in UPenn health system profits has supported medical

WEBPublished Dec. 29, 2023, 5:00 a.m. ET. The University of Pennsylvania has plowed $2 billion in profits from its health system into medical research and physician support in …

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Penn Medicine plans to acquire Doylestown Hospital

WEBThe University of Pennsylvania Health System intends to acquire financially stressed Doylestown Health, a deal that would strengthen the nonprofit health system’s …

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University of Pennsylvania Health System has a $160M operating …

WEBIt’s notable that in the three months ended in March, Penn swung to a $57 million operating profit from a rare $15 million loss in the corresponding period last year. …

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Jefferson's new Honickman Center at 11th and Chestnut opens …

WEBby Abraham Gutman. Published Mar. 13, 2024, 4:30 p.m. ET. Jefferson Health has a new building on the corner of Chestnut and 11th Streets in Center City. …

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Tower Health sending 675 employees to work for Ensemble Health …

WEBTower’s contract with Ensemble Health Partners starts July 1. Under the arrangement, 675 Tower employees are expected to start working for Ensemble. …

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Black Maternal Health Week is raising awareness of rising …

WEBRaising awareness of a crisis. The Black maternal mortality public health crisis has been escalating for decades. In 1987, the overall mortality rate was 6.6 per 100,000 …

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Madrigal Pharmaceuticals' Rezdiffra wins FDA approval to treat

WEBA West Conshohocken biotech firm won FDA approval on Thursday for the first drug aimed at treating a common liver disease that has soared amid the obesity …

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Einstein Hospital resident accused of violent threats, assault has

WEBPublished Apr. 15, 2024, 5:00 a.m. ET. A state medical board suspended the medical license of a Philadelphia-based physician last month, saying he posed an …

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Cash-strapped Crozer Health turns to Temple and Jefferson for …

WEBProspect’s troubles are even more visible in Connecticut and Rhode Island, where health-care transactions are more regulated, giving the public more insight into …

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