Volume 9, Issue 25: Dr. Luis Raez, Chief of Hematology & Oncology and Medical Director for Memorial Cancer Institute, Memorial Healthcare Systems

Dear Colleagues, In this issue, please take the opportunity to meet Dr. Luis Raez, Chief of Hematology & Oncology and Medical Director for Memorial Cancer Institute, Memorial Healthcare Systems, who specializes in treating patients with lung, head and neck cancers. Memorial Regional Hospital is one of the largest hospitals in Florida

Spotlight: Dr. Luis Raez, Chief of Hematology & Oncology and Medical Director for Memorial Cancer Institute, Memorial Healthcare Systems

About Dr. Luis Raez Dr. Raez specializes in treating patients with lung, head and neck cancers, and is also the director of the Thoracic Oncology Program. A critical component of his work at Memorial is cancer research. Dr. Raez designs phase I-III clinical trials with new chemotherapeutic agents and combinations, as

News In Review: Volume 9, Issue 25

New Trump Administration Rule Will Require Hospitals Post Prices Online TheHill.com - Hospitals will be required to post online a list of their standard charges under a rule finalized Thursday by the Trump administration. Insurance Companies Approach Trump Health Plans Cautiously CNBC.com - President Donald Trump says insurers are "going wild" about his

Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 25

Get Ready to the World’s Largest Self-Insurance Event! August 13, 2018 – With just six weeks until SIIA’s National Conference & Expo begins in Austin, we have several important updates and reminders to share with you at this time. Session/speaker list firmed up…since the time the program was announced in April, some

SPOTLIGHT: David Contorno, President and CEO, Lake Norman Benefits

About David Contorno David Contorno is an Employee Benefit Consultant and Business Manager with strong community service ties spanning more than 21 years of professional experience. Contorno is a highly-experienced industry trend setter in the Health Insurance Industry with practical understanding of Career-Provided Relationships, Actuarial Impacts, Plan Fundamentals and Cutting-Edge Design

Volume 3 Issue 9: Industry News

New Partnership Aims to Launch Employer Bundled Payment Programs By: Les Masterson Healthcaredive.com – Dive Brief: The National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions, a nonprofit network of business coalitions that includes more than 12,000 purchasers covering 45 million Americans, is partnering with Remedy Partners to create bundled payment programs. The initiative is

Spotlight: Dr. Alejandro Badia, M.D., F.A.C.S, Badia Hand to Shoulder Center

  About Dr. Alejandro Badia, M.D., F.A.C.S, Badia Hand to Shoulder Center Alejandro Badia, MD, FACS is an internationally renowned hand and upper extremity surgeon. Dr. Badia graduated from Cornell University and completed his medical degree at NYU. He served as the worldwide president of ISSPORTH and co-founded the globally recognized Miami

Industry News: Volume 9, Issue 24

Teladoc Buys Advance Medical For $352M In Global Telehealth Deal By: Bruce Japsen Forbes.com –  Teladoc, a fast-growing U.S. provider of virtual access to physicians, said it has purchased telehealth provider Advance Medical for $352 million to increase its presence in the global marketplace outside the U.S. Like the U.S., there are big opportunities around the