GUEST COMMENT: Leading with LOVE is the new normal
LOVE is an acronym for actions that leaders can implement in any industry, within any organizational culture, and at any level-whether they are the CEO or an ambitious entry-level supervisor. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Dr. Hope Zoeller Source Type: news

BrightView Health expands with second acquisition of 2022
A Cincinnati-based health care company is expanding its footprint to two new U.S. states with its second acquisition of 2022. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

The Petri Dish: Axcella advances long Covid drug
Flagship Pioneering spinout Axcella Therapeutics Inc. has promising results from a small Phase 2a study investigating a drug for long Covid. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

Tanzania: Health Minister Suspends NHIF's New Medical Procedures
[Daily News] Minister for Health Ummy Mwalimu has ordered the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) to immediately suspend the new medical procedure which limits the number of attendances of patients at health care centers. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 4, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

New CEO works to stabilize Crozer Health as negotiations for its sale continue and $88M loss looms
The Delaware County health system changed leaders last month while negotiations about its potential sale to ChristinaCare continue. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 4, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John George Source Type: news

Governor Makes 2 Public Safety Appointments
They replace Jami Cook, who has resigned, citing health problems. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - August 4, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

EXPLAINER: Does health care law protect emergency abortion?
The Biden administration has filed its first legal challenge to a state abortion ban since the end of Roe v. Wade with a case that could allow hospitals to keep giving women abortion-related medical care in serious medical situations (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

At new Clifton Park medical practice, the doctor will text you now
There ’s no front desk inside the main door of the new Circulo primary care practice in Clifton Park. Instead, the patient is greeted in a less formal manner, and the small waiting area is meant to feel less sterile. Once the patients are inside, there’s no need to rush them through in 15 minutes. T hat’s the point of this practice, said Dr. Jacob Reider, to get away from the traditional fee-for-service model and instead focuses on patient outcomes – with compensation based on a monthly rate… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - August 3, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Justin Dawes Source Type: news

These 11 GOP senators voted against the Honoring Our Pact Act
The U.S. Senate passed the Honoring Our PACT Act on Tuesday night in an 86-11 vote, expanding health care for 3.5 million of America’s veterans who were exposed to toxic burn pits in the post… #ussenate #honoringourpactact (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Two St. Louis-area companies made the Fortune Global 500 ranking
A health care giant and an agribusiness are the two St. Louis-area companies ranked on the Fortune Global 500 list for 2022. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 3, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Diana Barr Source Type: news

Your monkeypox questions answered as vaccine access expands
Editor's note:This story was originally published July 25 onUCLA Health's Connect blog. It was  updated Aug. 2.As monkeypox spreads across the United States, there are now documented cases in Los Angeles County. As of July 25, there were 162 confirmed cases in Los Angeles County and at least 3,400 cases in the United States, prompting fears of another coronavirus-style outbreak.Monkeypox, however, is an entirely different virus. It is not a respiratory illness like COVID-19, notes  Dr. Omai Garner, director of clinical microbiology for UCLA Health.“It’s a different disease and it’s not the kind of thing that trans...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - August 3, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Homeward Health raises $50M Series B to deliver rural health care
The San Francisco company is bringing primary care to seniors in rural communities, whether at home or while they're picking up a prescription at RiteAid. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 3, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Sara Bloomberg Source Type: news

UnitedHealth pauses plan to sell Brazilian insurer Amil
UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE: UNH) is reportedly shelving a plan to sell its Brazilian insurance business Amil, which it bought a decade ago for nearly $5 billion. Reuters, citing undisclosed sources familiar with the situation, said that Minnetonka-based insurance giant has been trying to unload Amil for months, even offering to take a loss on the sale. But regulatory issues, plus stock weakness in some of the most likely suitors — chiefly other health care companies in Brazil — have made… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 3, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Mark Reilly Source Type: news

Ira Smith Jr., vice chair of the Bexar County Hospital District's Board of Managers, remembered as integral part of community
Ira Smith Jr. was a prominent local Black leader in San Antonio. His contributions made a countywide impact on health care and and nonprofit advancement. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 3, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Karly Williams Source Type: news

Vancouver-based Molecular Testing Labs snags new Dallas CEO
"Eric's vision and track record of growing businesses exactly like ours and his long history in economic justice and equity work make him a perfect fit for Molecular, and we are lucky to have him." Adam Blackwell, Molecular Testing Labs (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 3, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: DBJ staff Source Type: news