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Almost Family Inc (AFAM): Almost Family’s Management Presents at 32nd Annual JPMorgan Healthcare Conference (Transcript

Almost Family Inc (AFAM): Almost Family’s Management Presents at 32nd Annual JPMorgan Healthcare Conference (Transcript

Andrew T. Tom – JPMorgan Securities LLC Hello everybody, my name is Andrew Tom. I work with Justin Lake, covering managed care and hospitals here at JPMorgan. Today we have Almost Family presenting and the breakout room will be in Olympic [...]
Mobile clinics are healthcare lifeline for those in need

Mobile clinics are healthcare lifeline for those in need

“We bring [the mobile clinics] to a drop-in center where they’re getting food, where they can rest, where they can get clothing. It makes it a lot easier for them to access care,” he said. The mobile health care units first [...]
Caring for their own family members creates unique burdens, benefits for geriatric healthcare professionals, study

Caring for their own family members creates unique burdens, benefits for geriatric healthcare professionals, study

Healthcare professionals who work with seniors experience complex and at times distressing effects when they also are caregivers for aging family members, according to a recently published study. The research was described as the first of its [...]
Family planning gets left behind in Burma : healthcare asia – medical and healthcare news in asia

Family planning gets left behind in Burma : healthcare asia – medical and healthcare news in asia

MAE SOT – Despite donor funding to advance Burma’s healthcare system, experts say more work is needed in life-saving family planning services, which have yet to receive the support they need. “Two-thirds of the population lives in [...]
Improving Healthcare from Patient and Family Perspective

Improving Healthcare from Patient and Family Perspective

As I boarded the plane as a first time attendee for the I was honored to have been selected as an attendee. I look forward to a continued relationship with the Partnership for Patients’ (PfP) Patient and Family Engagement (PFE) Network as [...]
Family rushes child surgery because of healthcare – NBC12.com – Richmond, VA News

Family rushes child surgery because of healthcare – NBC12.com – Richmond, VA News

POWHATAN, VA (WWBT) – A local family has been trying for months to sign up for a plan under the Affordable Care Act, but with no success. Now they have to move up their son's surgery in order to pay for it. ”The last thing [...]
County workers to lose Family Healthcare benefits as a result of Rep Kaptur’s Obamacare

County workers to lose Family Healthcare benefits as a result of Rep Kaptur’s Obamacare

Perhaps if Rep Kaptur had read the bill before she voted on it, she may have foreseen the hardship that Obamacare has now placed on the families of Lucas County employees. Effective March 1st,  Lucas County will no longer provide Spousal coverage [...]
Startup addressing a concern about healthcare of family members for the NRI Community in India

Startup addressing a concern about healthcare of family members for the NRI Community in India

“We realized that notification or being answerable to someone is a very important aspect of healthcare”, says Abhinav, of their eureka moment. Around the time, Abhinav’s dad had to undergo a major surgery and he realised there [...]
In a Chicago suburb, helping Latino families navigate new healthcare options

In a Chicago suburb, helping Latino families navigate new healthcare options

MELROSE PARK, IL – Last Saturday afternoon, dozens of families interested in healthcare browsed the informational booths at the Kathleen Willis Community Resource Fair in Melrose Park, Illinois, a predominately Latino suburb of Chicago. Ismelda [...]
Almost Family to Acquire SunCrest HealthCare in Record-High $75 Million Purchase

Almost Family to Acquire SunCrest HealthCare in Record-High $75 Million Purchase

Almost Family, Inc., a national provider of home health care services, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the stock of SunCrest HealthCare for $ 75.5 million—the largest acquisition in the company’s history. SunCrest, [...]