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Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture awarded $30 million in rural telemedicine grants to recipients in 34 states. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the funding, which will aid 100 distance telemedicine projects. He said it will help rural Americans to receive … Continue reading

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Stamford Hospital launches a new blood pressure remote monitoring program for employees. The program uses home-based blood pressure readings to provide feedback and cash incentives for self-monitoring of blood pressure. The system syncs with Microsoft HealthVault PHR and offers individually … Continue reading

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— On January 1st, Cost of Care is launching a blog series featuring select pieces from their essay contest illustrating the importance of cost-awareness in health care. Stories center around hardworking, responsible Americans falling through the cracks, including those who … Continue reading