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12/10/2016
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1. App makers falling short on providing real help to patients
A new study suggests that app makers are falling short on many counts when it comes to actually serving those who could most benefit from mobile health apps. ePharm Brief
 
 
 
2. Aetna Foundation aims to help healthcare's heaviest users
To help improve the health of the people who use healthcare services most frequently, the Aetna Foundation has launched the "Neighborhood Health Compass" collaboration with the National Center for Complex Health and Social Needs, a new initiative of the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers. ePharm Brief
 
 
 
3. Healthplans.com launches plan finder, other website enhancements
Healthplans.com has launched a plan finder tool that enables consumers to answer a few questions about how they intend to use their health insurance plan, then uses recommendation engine technology to show them their best plan choices. ePharm Brief
 
 
 
4. Brown faculty members weigh in on options for ACA repeal, replacement
Ten Brown faculty members, who are experts in medicine, public health, public policy, political science, health services, and sociology, have assessed the implications of a potential repeal or reform of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) in commentaries available through the School of Public Health, the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, and the School of Professional Studies Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership program. ePharm Brief
 
 
 
5. Campaign gives voice to patients' crazy, scary healthcare moments
A new HealthSparq campaign says it is issuing a call to action and a promise: Share your frustrating, annoying, scary, and crazy healthcare moments via the #WhatTheHealthCare hashtag, and HealthSparq will do everything it can to make sure the rest of the healthcare world hears about them. ePharm Brief
 
 
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