How to help the next generation of health care workers

In this post, we’ll look at how you can help improve health literacy, which is the ability to understand and use the latest scientific information to make decisions and understand what is important to you and your family.Here’s how: Learn about health literacy and what it means to you.Get a free report from Meridian Health […]

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How to stop insurers from forcing you to use the wrong doctor

In an effort to improve access to affordable health insurance, the Affordable Care Act requires that all states offer insurance options that are “not based on health status or age.”For example, in states with high rates of obesity, insurers must offer plans that exclude insurance coverage for mammograms.But the mandate also requires that insurers cover […]

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Health coach and holistic health coach working together in San Diego

San Diego (AP) A health coach and a holistic health counselor are working together to help patients and their families get the most out of their health care.Susan Stoklosa, director of the Center for Health Care for Patients, said the team recently joined with an insurance company and is using an electronic health record to […]

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When your team needs to take the next step

With their first few months of life under their belt, children are now the biggest and most important part of your team’s identity.It’s a tough time for your organization, and they’re all at different stages of life, so how do you keep your kids safe?Here are some tips to help you keep them healthy and […]

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Which states have the highest rates of obesity?

Optum Health has released data from the latest health insurance survey of the U.S. to reveal which states have higher obesity rates than the rest of the country.Optum data showed that the highest percentage of residents in the U, Alaska, Hawaii and New York, as well as the highest number of residents with obesity-related health […]

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The teladoc team that was not included in the telados roadmap

Teladoc has taken a hit in the past few months.The company is struggling to recover from the loss of some $3.5 million in revenue.It also has a $10 million investment from a group led by former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer that was expected to be used to help the company ramp up its product offerings.It […]

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How to use your own insurance company to get health insurance

When you’re on the fence about whether you want to get a health insurance policy, you might want to consider using your own company to sign up for coverage.The idea is to get an affordable, self-insured policy with the option of covering a variety of services.You can get a policy in as little as a […]

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New Jersey health insurance plan allows for $3,500 in annual premium tax credit

New Jersey lawmakers on Wednesday approved a health insurance tax credit that will give families up to $3.5 million in tax-free savings.The House of Representatives approved a bill by Assemblywoman Sara Taylor, R-Trenton, to provide $3 million in annual tax credits to families earning up to 150 percent of the federal poverty level for the […]

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Which is better for you?

More than half the people in the UK have heard of a ‘baptism in heaven’ and about 40 per cent have heard ‘blessed are those who hear’.But some of us may not have thought to ask about the medical benefits.And that’s because we don’t know which one is best.Our NHS is so small and its […]

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