CVS to Buy Aetna – $69 Billion Merger Could Reshape Healthcare - nytimes.com
Healthcare giants announce partnership plans with goals of improving customer satisfaction and access to healthcare. Critics call the vertical merger a defensive move that would limit patient choice and put retailers in charge of people's health.
3 Ways Health Brands Can Attract Millennials: Transparency, Accessibility, Usability - forbes.com
In this op-ed, Forbes contributor Jeff Fromm argues that millennials want a holistic approach to healthcare, yet studies show they avoid doctors and insurance carriers. He offers advice on how health brands can bridge this gap.
Senate's Tax Bill Eliminates the Individual Mandate for Health Insurance - time.com
As House and Senate members work to reconcile their versions of the tax bill before Christmas, here's what you should know about the health insurance mandate.
Mental Health Spotlight: The Rise of Chatbot Therapy Apps - washingtonpost.com
Is AI hitting the healthcare industry before it's ready? Introducing – chatbot therapy apps. One study claims chatbots can significantly reduce depression in patients, while one healthcare leader warns against possible privacy issues.