WBJournal | Health Care & Insurance http://www.wbjournal.com/ Get the latest news about Health Care & Insurance en-us <![CDATA[Baker wants Graham-Cassidy bill defeated]]> 2017-09-22T11:36:38
Gov. Charlie Baker has joined many Democrats in advocating for the def
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<![CDATA[Fletcher Tilton acquires Providence, New Bedford firm]]> 2017-09-22T11:25:33
Law firm Fletcher Tilton has announced that a law firm based in Provid
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<![CDATA[Few women in life sciences hold top-level positions, study finds]]> 2017-09-21T11:03:04
Men and women enter the life sciences in roughly equal proportions, bu
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<![CDATA[MCPHS launches PA doctoral program]]> 2017-09-20T14:26:03
The Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences has launched
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<![CDATA[MHA picks former state legislator as CEO]]> 2017-09-20T14:34:32
The Massachusetts Health and Hospital Association has named a new pres
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<![CDATA[SCIEX appoints new president]]> 2017-09-20T14:30:27
Life sciences analystics technology firm SCIEX announced last week the
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<![CDATA[AG expands opioid sales investigation]]> 2017-09-20T13:23:55
Attorney General Maura Healey said Tuesday that prosecutors in the sta
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<![CDATA[AdCare to be sold for $85M]]> 2017-09-14T11:06:50
A Tennessee-based addiction treatment practice with treatment centers
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<![CDATA[UMass Medical among top primary care schools]]> 2017-09-13T14:56:54
The University of Massachusetts Medical School is one of the top U.S.
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<![CDATA[Report: Health spending below state benchmark]]> 2017-09-13T14:26:05
The Massachusetts Center for Health Information and Analysis reported
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<![CDATA[Proponents say they're closer to creating new class of dental providers]]> 2017-09-13T13:09:58
Lawmakers who favor a legal expansion of the scope of dentistry work t
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<![CDATA[State's nursing homes are underfunded, industry says]]> 2017-09-12T10:56:55
Nursing home administrators and staff sounded the alarm on Monday, tel
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<![CDATA[Column: Adult day health offers help for the 'Sandwich Generation']]> 2017-09-11T16:25:54
Middle-aged adults, known colloquially as the "Sandwich Generati
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<![CDATA[Column: What to know about glioblastoma and other brain cancers ]]> 2017-09-11T16:21:15
Arizona Sen. John McCain's now-public fight with glioblastoma, a
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<![CDATA[Q&A with Janice McNeill, board-certified behavior analyst ]]> 2017-09-11T16:01:09
Janice McNeill took time while raising her children to reflect on her
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<![CDATA[As industry burgeons, home care leaders call for oversight that protects patients, workers]]> 2017-09-11T15:50:12
Home health care providers are more in demand than ever, but some say
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<![CDATA[CEOs up security as Harrington nurse fights for safer hospitals ]]> 2017-09-11T15:34:48
Elise Wilson, who was stabbed on the job at Harrington Hospital on Jun
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<![CDATA[How UMass Medical School's admissions changes could help the physician pool ]]> 2017-09-11T15:19:33
Projections of workforce needs all indicate the demand for physicians
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<![CDATA[Dell EMC latest to embrace autism hiring in Central Massachusetts]]> 2017-09-11T14:53:56
Central Massachusetts companies and advocates are working together to
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<![CDATA[Ballot question proposals pit businesses against progressives]]> 2017-09-07T11:23:49
Twenty-one initiative petitions, including proposals to raise the mini
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