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    • Wednesday, June 24, 2015 8:49:01 AM

    • Equity Firm Closes FastMed Urgent Care Acquisition

      Posted Wednesday, June 24, 2015 8:49:01 AM

      By Angela Gonzales, Phoenix Business Journal

      Originally posted June 12, 2015

      Raleigh, North Carolina-based FastMed Urgent Care — which has its regional headquarters in Phoenix — is now owned by Boston-based ABRY Partners, a private equity firm that just … Read Full Article

    • Tuesday, June 23, 2015 11:44:42 AM

    • Cancer Drugs Get a New Consumer's Guide

      Posted Tuesday, June 23, 2015 11:44:42 AM

      By Melissa Healy, LA TimesOrginally posted June 22, 2015

      In a bid to inject clarity into the fast-moving, high-stakes world of cancer drugs, a task force of cancer doctors announced Monday that it has devised a decision-making aid to help physicians and their patients weigh … Read Full Article

    • Tuesday, June 23, 2015 9:55:00 AM

    • Arizona Universities Call for Meningitis B Vaccination Requirement

      Posted Tuesday, June 23, 2015 9:55:00 AM

      By Angela Gonzales, Phoenix Business JournalOriginally posted June 23, 2015

      The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices will meet tomorrow in Atlanta to determine whether college students should be required to get the meningitis B vaccine.Recent outbreaks of the … Read Full Article

    • Monday, June 22, 2015 12:12:08 PM

    • Many Physicians Still Unprepared for ICD-10

      Posted Monday, June 22, 2015 12:12:08 PM

      By Ken Terry, Medscape Medical News

      Orginally posted June 22, 2015

      With less than 4 months to go before the October 1, 2015, transition to the International Classification of Diseases (ICD)-10 diagnostic coding, many hospitals and physician practices have taken many of the … Read Full Article

    • Friday, June 19, 2015 8:27:42 AM

    • VA to Outsource Care for 180,000 Vets with Hepatitis C

      Posted Friday, June 19, 2015 8:27:42 AM

      By Dennis Wagner, The Republic | azcentral.comOriginally posted 6/19/15

      The Department of Veterans Affairs is moving to outsource care nationwide for up to 180,000 veterans who have hepatitis C, a serious blood and liver condition treated with expensive new drugs that are … Read Full Article

    • Thursday, June 18, 2015 2:46:00 PM

    • Health Insurance Giants are in a Frenzied Search for Merger Partners

      Posted Thursday, June 18, 2015 2:46:00 PM

      By Chad Terhune, LA TimesOriginally posted June 17, 2015

      The nation's biggest health insurers are speed-dating one another, searching for a partner worthy of a multibillion-dollar merger.Anthem Inc. and other industry giants are flush with cash and eager to swallow up … Read Full Article