For providers, travel history is key to determine whether to test for the virus in which symptoms can mirror that of the flu.
The 18 BCBS companies will provide $55 million to help create a Civica subsidiary focused on generic medications outside of the hospital setting.
The gowns were not registered with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and were not qualified by Cardinal Health.
Though smoking is at an all-time low of 14%, it remains the leading cause of preventable disease, disability and death in the U.S.
The hospital-to-hospital merger or partnership is about complementary resources put together for the benefit of both, according to a Kaufman Hall report.
Under his leadership, Cleveland Clinic's revenues grew from $3.7 billion in 2004 to $8.5 billion in 2016.
John Sharp, Personal Connected Health Alliance at HIMSS, says conveying compassion, or "digital empathy," is possible through technology including virtual coaching and chatbots - if consumers trust the healthcare source.
An interventionist approach from the government may not work as intended; market competition and systemic reform will be paramount.
The collaboration is meant to spur more engagement in the Go360 program by allowing a broad range of wearables and connected devices.
Healthbox President Neil Patel says healthcare organizations worldwide should be developing innovation strategies and adopting new technologies to survive in a value-based world.
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