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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health’ Surprise! Fixing Surprise Medical Bills Is Harder Than it Looks

Surprise medical bills — when patients receive an unexpected bill from a health provider not in their insurance network — are among the few problems in health care...

U-Md. Medical System board asks chief executive to take a leave amid scandal

Rachel Chason March 21 at 3:07 PM The president and chief executive of the University of Maryland Medical System will take a temporary leave of absence amid a growing...

Medical Cannabis Expansion Has High Support In Texas Legislature, But Lt. Gov. Might Stand In The Way

One lawmaker yelled, “This is a bad bill.” Others booed as Klick argued that her bill would legalize medical cannabis in the most narrow way possible. It only...

Digital Transformation At The American Medical Association

Getty It may have the word “medical” in the title, but by all accounts, The American Medical Association is actually a media company seeing the fruits of its digital...

AI can mistakenly see cancer in medical scans after tiny image tweaks

Some medical AIs are easily tripped upScience Photo Library/Getty By Ruby Prosser Scully Medical artificial intelligence breaks a little too easily. Although AI promises...

First central Ohio medical marijuana dispensary opens Tuesday

Medical marijuana is days away from being sold in Columbus. Terrasana Cannabis Company, the first of central Ohio’s five medical marijuana dispensaries, opens at 10...

Senators ask CBO to review options for preventing surprise medical bills | TheHill

The leaders of the Senate Health Committee are asking the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) to analyze possible options for protecting patients from getting hit with...

Fired up: Trulieve Tallahassee dispensary first to sell smokable medical marijuana in Florida

CLOSE Douglas Dixon of Crawfordville became the first in Florida to purchase smokable medical marijuana. Jeffrey Schweers, Democrat senior writer Three days after Gov....

House bill proposes cannabis card for medical marijuana in Alabama

State Rep. Mike Ball, a Republican from Huntsville who is a former ABI agent, on Wednesday introduced House Bill 243 that would legalize medical marijuana in Alabama....

Adversarial attacks on medical machine learning

By Samuel G. Finlayson, John D. Bowers, Joichi Ito, Jonathan L. Zittrain, Andrew L. Beam, Isaac S. Kohane Science22 Mar 2019 : 1287-1289 Emerging vulnerabilities demand...