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Lyft eyes bigger role in nonemergency medical transport, MA plans

Brief Published Feb. 8, 2019 Dive Brief: With more flexible benefits in Medicare Advantage plans, rideshare platform Lyft has upgraded its Concierge product to better support the needs of medical facilities and patients. The upgrade, announced Thursday, comes as Lyft is expanding its collaborations with Blue Cross Blue Shield Institute and LogistiCare to bring provide nonemergency… Read More »

Loyola Medicine, Palos Health expand partnership with plans to fully merge

Courtesy Loyola Medicine Illinois hospital systems Loyola Medicine and Palos Health plan to merge, according to a joint announcement made Monday. The two systems have signed a non-binding letter of intent and due diligence is expected to take several months. The terms of the LOI are not being disclosed. Palos Health will continue to operate… Read More »

FDA plans to restrict sale of flavored e-cigarettes: Here's what you need to know

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reportedly plans to sharply restrict the sale of most flavored electronic-cigarettes (e-cigarettes) in retail stores and gas stations in an effort to decrease the prevalence of vaping. The agency’s plans, expected to be announced next week, are part of an effort to reduce the use of flavored e-cigarettes… Read More »