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CareMount reduces total cost to collect by 25% on its way to value-based care

CareMount Medical is the largest independent multispecialty medical group that provides comprehensive medical care to more than 550,000 patients across more than 40 locations in New York. This medical group also is affiliated with organizations including Massachusetts General Hospital, Mount Sinai Health System and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. THE PROBLEM Like many healthcare organizations,… Read More »

U.S body says gene therapy may be more cost effective for spinal muscular atrophy

NEW YORK/ZURICH (Reuters) – Biogen Inc’s Spinraza treatment for spinal muscular atrophy and Swiss drugmaker Novartis AG’s experimental gene therapy are both expensive, but the gene therapy could be more cost effective once more is known about its U.S. price and long-term success rates, a preliminary report from an independent U.S. nonprofit organization said on… Read More »

Learning to read comes at a cost

The early focus on larger units may have positive effects, and explain why young children are so good at learning certain areas of grammar, say scientists from the PSL University of Paris, the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. They found that preliterate 6-year-olds were better at learning grammatical relations… Read More »