Covered California for Small Business announces 4% average rate increase for 2022
After another year of record enrollment, Covered California for Small Business has released its rates and choices for next year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Emily Hamann Source Type: news

Covered California for Small Business announces 4% average rate increase for 2022
After another year of record enrollment, Covered California for Small Business has released its rates and choices for next year. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Emily Hamann Source Type: news

Small businesses are gaining access to corporate-level health benefits
Owning a small business shouldn't mean your company's health benefits suffer. Today, small businesses face the challenge of navigating a health care landscape that offers minimal flexibility and a limited number of options. A recent study found about one-third of small business owners consider dropping their health coverage entirely. After facing the damaging economic effects of Covid-19, now more than ever, small businesses need to secure quality, affordable health coverage. So, what’s the plan? The… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: AvMed Source Type: news

Meet The Sudanese Doctor Who Turned Nurse Staffing On Its Head
By helping hundreds of hospitals like HCA Healthcare hire nurses faster and with less aggravation, Iman Abuzeid has built the rare VC-backed startup that ’s already profitable. It likely won’t be long before it becomes a unicorn. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - October 12, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Katie Jennings, Forbes Staff Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Business /business Venture Capital /venture-capital Entrepreneurs /entrepreneurs Small Business /small-business Daily Cover daily-cover Editors' Pick editors-pick Source Type: news

National Institutes of Health awards TriAltus Bioscience $256,000 NIH grant
A local biotech company has secured a six-figure grant. TriAltus Bioscience has been awarded a $256,576 Phase I Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grant from the National Institutes of Health for its project called “Universal affinity membrane chromatography for rapid, one-step purification of proteins" that aims to make use of TriAltus’ pa tented protein purification technology. The highly competitive STTR program funds joint research proposals from small businesses that partner with… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news

Pain relief, no opioids: Biotech gets NIH grant for new drug
Months after launching publicly with $26 million in venture funding, biotech startup 1910 Genetics has inked its first government contract. The startup will explore non-opioid pain relief with the help of a $550,000 grant through the National Institutes of Health's Small Business Technology Transfer program. The pain management program is Cambridge-based 1910 Genetics' first disclosed target. The grant requires the company to come up with a lead drug candidate by next December, with the option to… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - October 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

Pain relief, no opioids: Mass. biotech gets NIH grant for new drug
Months after launching publicly with $26 million in venture funding, biotech startup 1910 Genetics has inked its first government contract. The startup will explore non-opioid pain relief with the help of a $550,000 grant through the National Institutes of Health's Small Business Technology Transfer program. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - October 6, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

Pain relief, no opioids: Mass. biotech gets NIH grant for new drug
Months after launching publicly with $26 million in venture funding, biotech startup 1910 Genetics has inked its first government contract. The startup will explore non-opioid pain relief with the help of a $550,000 grant through the National Institutes of Health's Small Business Technology Transfer program. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 6, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Rowan Walrath Source Type: news

Namibia: SMEs Get Covid-19 Resilience Funding
[New Era] Keetmanshoop -- To assist entrepreneurs recovering from Covid-19, SMEs Compete provided an opportunity to 20 small business owners to pitch their products to a panel of adjudicators for possible funding. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 6, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Small Business Owners Who Depend On Social Media Are Exploring Other Options After The Facebook Outage
“I plan to have my own website soon so people can order off that,” said one jewelry designer. “I cannot control Instagram.” (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New health insurer targets sustainably affordable coverage for small and mid-sized businesses in Tampa Bay
Covid-19 has put a spotlight on challenges tied to the affordability of health care for employers and its impact on coverage for their employees. A recent survey found that one in three small business owners nationwide say it has been hard to obtain health insurance coverage during the pandemic. That percentage was even higher for small business owners of color. Though pandemic-related challenges like loss of revenue and difficulty accessi ng capital contributed to the inability to obtain coverage,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 4, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Jim Molis Source Type: news

New health insurer targets sustainably affordable coverage for small and mid-sized businesses in Orlando
Covid-19 has put a spotlight on challenges tied to the affordability of health care for employers and its impact on coverage for their employees. A recent survey found that one in three small business owners nationwide say it has been hard to obtain health insurance coverage during the pandemic. That percentage was even higher for small business owners of color. Though pandemic-related challenges like loss of revenue and difficulty accessi ng capital contributed to the inability to obtain coverage,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 4, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Jim Molis Source Type: news

Shopping for health insurance for your small business? Don ’t make these 5 common mistakes
Small business owners tend to make mistakes when choosing health insurance plans, from settling for the cheapest plan to forgoing a partnership with a broker. Before you embark on your health insurance journey, make sure to avoid these common pitfalls, which will end up costing you more money in the long run. Not understanding the law, eligibility requirements or tax provisions. Health care is a highly regulated industry. That's why there are licensed agents and brokers dedicated to staying up… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Michael DeRoche Source Type: news

Shopping for health insurance for your small business? Don ’t make these 5 common mistakes
Small business owners tend to make mistakes when choosing health insurance plans, from settling for the cheapest plan to forgoing a partnership with a broker. Before you embark on your health insurance journey, make sure to avoid these common pitfalls, which will end up costing you more money in the long run. Not understanding the law, eligibility requirements or tax provisions. Health care is a highly regulated industry. That's why there are licensed agents and brokers dedicated to staying up… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Michael DeRoche Source Type: news

How working with a health insurance broker can save your small business time and money
If a small business owner wants to attract top-notch talent in an incredibly competitive job market, they have to offer solid health care options. And navigating the benefits world can be a daunting, time-consuming task. Especially if you ’re under a tight budget. That’s where brokers come in. A survey from The Commonwealth Fund found that 92% of the small business owners surveyed found brokers to be helpful in their search. That’s because once a broker gets to know your business needs, they… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - October 1, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Cigna Administered by Oscar Source Type: news