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Health plans in the catbird seat for pushing provider interoperability

Health plans are in a central position to improve interoperability, especially through the use of payment models that require certain standards for how providers exchange data. The growing shift to value-based care can be the impetus for the push to data exchange, says Vindell Washington, MD, executive vice president and chief medical officer of Blue… Read More »

Bayer’s already in the hot seat with investors. A new $2B Roundup slapdown won’t help

With angry investors at the gates and thousands of lawsuits tied up in court, Bayer’s executives have scrambled to keep their head above water. Looks like relief isn’t coming any time soon, at least not in the courtroom. A California jury hit Bayer, which now sells glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup, with $ 2 billion in… Read More »