Women’s Insurance

Telemedicine expands access to surgical care

Key points to remember Black patients may have relied on virtual visits as a critical healthcare access channel as the pandemic progressed. Older age, lower education, and language other than English were associated with decreased video use. Disparities persist in the use of video streaming during virtual visits among certain …

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Integrate the cost of treatment for cervical cancer into the health insurance plan – Family medicine specialist

A family medicine resident at Korle-Bu Polyclinic, Dr Naa Koowa Coker, lamented the state’s failure to incorporate the cost of cervical cancer screening and treatment into the regimen. Health Insurance. Speaking on Joy FM‘s Ultimate health showOn Sunday, she noted that over the years, funding has been one of the …

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#AM_Equality: January 6, 2022 – CRH

ACA’S HEALTH INSURANCE PLANS NEED MORE COVERAGE FOR LGBTQ + PEOPLE, SAYS LA MAISON BLANCHE: The Department of Health and Human Services wants to restore the protections of the Obama era and take it one step further in recognizing gender-affirming care. Orion Rummler (@i_oriion) writes: “The proposed protections – which …

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COVID vaccine during pregnancy not linked to adverse outcomes

Pregnant women who received a COVID-19 vaccine were at no additional risk of adverse birth outcomes compared to those who had not been vaccinated, according to a retrospective cohort study. COVID-19 vaccination during pregnancy has not been associated with an increased risk of preterm labor (adjusted risk ratio [aHR] 0.91, …

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Diana Rutherford Obituary (2022) – Simsbury, CT

Diana Abbey (Sayers) Rutherford, 81, passed away peacefully in the early hours of Christmas Day to join her beloved husband of 56 years, Gordon D. Rutherford. Born in Waterbury, Connecticut, to the late Mary Adams Oliver and Dr Daniel O. Sayers, she had a happy childhood as a Connecticut Yankee …

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Two arrested after the Topeka robbery

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – Two women have been arrested for various crimes, including theft, after a burglary was reported in Topeka on Friday morning. The Shawnee Co. Sheriff’s Office says two women are in custody after an ongoing burglary was reported early Friday morning, December 31, in Block 900 of …

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Family factors affect a child’s chances of having a cleft palate – Consumer Health News

THURSDAY, December 30, 2021 (HealthDay News) – The economic situation appears to be linked to an increased risk of being born with a cleft palate or lip, new research suggests, building on past evidence that it can also lead to delayed care and poorer results. Cleft palate and cleft lip …

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7. Chubb announced changes in the management of financial lines

Leadership changes, whether new hires or promotions, continue to feature prominently among Business insurance most read articles, and announcement by Chubb Ltd. of several changes at the head of its financial insurance division in North America was another example. In February, Chubb announced that it had promoted Leigh Anne Sherman, …

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B.C.’s Health Care Waiting Period Forces Immigrants to Choose

British Columbia’s three-month wait for provincial health benefits hits racialized immigrant and migrant women the hardest, forcing them to choose between basic health care or food and other necessities, according to a new study. Without access to timely routine examinations and tests during the waiting period, especially for pregnant parents …

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Barriers to reintegration into society after prison

Jay Jordan: I got you made it – let’s upgrade. I made a plea deal; 98% – my research director is in the audience, so you could – so, 95% – let’s say over 90% of people with criminal records like me, we’ve made a plea deal, right? not ? …

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