Voces Unidas Column: Protecting and expanding access to reproductive health care and abortion is critical to democracy

The Latino community knows firsthand what it means for the government to marginalize our needs when it comes to health care. We are the largest uninsured ethnic majority, and we are often the targets of misinformation and stigmatization when trying to access reproductive health care. This is why the Latino community wants to see more … Read more

Oral health care needs our attention

Daily dental cleaning in Philippine schools, like this elementary school in Guihulngan City, Negros Oriental, was pioneered by the overseas-funded Fit for School project. Photo by Marit Stenos Capugon Today, November 28, 2022, the first session of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee tasked with drafting a legally binding instrument on plastic pollution begins. While plastic pollution … Read more

JP Morgan is betting big on the future of healthcare

JP Morgan is a core financial institution with investments and interests in all sectors around the world. In healthcare, the company made headlines just a few years ago for its innovative partnership with Amazon and Berkshire Hathaway in launching Haven, a joint venture to improve healthcare costs and the care experience for patients. Renowned surgeon … Read more

Should some lung transplant programs be closed?

There are about 65 lung transplant programs in the United States, but 85 percent of the surgeries are in place It is performed by only about 20 programs. Regardless, even small programs—some of which do only a few transplants each year—require enough staff to remain open. As in many areas of the world’s mass workforce, … Read more

Dispatch Health raises over $330 million to expand its technology-driven ecosystem of high-risk care at home

Optum Ventures leads an equity funding round to further accelerate Dispatch Health’s leading technology-enabled home care ecosystem The funding will help Dispatch Health scale its hospital alternative care model, drive innovation for its technology platform, and fund strategic growth initiatives to meet the growing need for in-home high-risk care. DenverAnd the November 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ … Read more

Integrity is ranked among the top 100 happiest companies in the United States

Strong commitment to company culture and employee ownership brings the Happiest Employee Award to integrity dallasAnd the November 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Integrity Marketing Group, LLC (“Integrity”), a leading distributor of life and health insurance and provider of wealth management and retirement planning solutions, today announced that it has been named one of the 100 … Read more