Nearly 9 in 10 Seniors Satisfied With Medigap
WASHINGTON, June 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Medigap policyholders are overwhelmingly satisfied
with their coverage and say it provides good value for their money, according to a new survey released today by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) and America's Health Insurance Plans (A...
New National Survey Reveals Eight in 10 Seniors Satisfied With Medicare Drug Benefit
Medicare Today releases new survey data on Medicare prescription drug benefit
WASHINGTON, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Healthcare leaders today announced the latest results of a national survey of seniors showing that the vast majority of Medicare beneficiaries remain satisfied
Specialists are Highly Satisfied with the Safety and Efficacy of Atripla and Isentress in the Treatment of HIV Patients
A CCR5 Antagonist That is Dosed Once Daily Could Earn an 18 Percent Patient Share in the U.S. and a 30 Percent Patient Share in Europe, According to a New Report from Decision Resources
WALTHAM, Mass., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and adviso...
New Survey Shows Seniors Overwhelmingly Satisfied With Medicare Part D
92% Satisfaction Rate with Medicare Drug Coverage
RESTON, Va., Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ninety-two percent of seniors enrolled in the Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit in 2008 are satisfied
with their coverage according to a national phone survey by RetireSafe,...
CA Legislature's 'Reform' of Health Insurance Cancellations Resembles Insurance Industry's Own Plan; Insurers, Satisfied With Getting a Legal Edge Against Patients, Drop Opposition to the Bill
SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer
Watchdog warned today that a new bill to be voted on tomorrow would make it
more difficult for patients to recover unpaid medical bills resulting from
cancellations of coverage, even when the cancellations were illegal and
Four Out of Five Disability Income Insurance Claimants are Satisfied With Their Policy
WASHINGTON, June 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Four out of five
disability income insurance claimants are satisfied
with their policy,
according to a new survey conducted by Harris Interactive on behalf of
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP).
ALEVE-D(R) Sinus & Cold Offers Option for the More Than 50% of Consumers Not Satisfied with Current Sinus Medication
MORRISTOWN, N.J., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer Consumer Care announces
the availability of the newly-named ALEVE-D(R) Sinus and Cold (formerly
ALEVE Cold and Sinus), combining a long-lasting nasal decongestant with the
pain-relieving power of ALEVE (naproxen sodium) for all-day relief from
CHPA, Nielsen: OTC Heartburn Therapy Saves Nearly $800 Million Annually, Vast Majority of OTC Heartburn Consumers Satisfied
New Research Illustrates Strong Health and Economic Benefits of OTC Heartburn Remedies
WASHINGTON, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New research from the Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) and The Nielsen Company indicates 94 percent patient satisfaction with available over-the...
Australian Medical Association Not Satisfied Obesity Initiatives
The recent announcements by Health Minister, Tony Abbott, to tackle obesity, which is fast becoming public health enemy No.1, has failed to impress AMA President Mukesh// Haikerwal. The president wants the initiatives to be much more forceful so that problem can be tackled more effectively.
Conditions for a Happy, Satisfied Retirement
New York: It’s high time somebody spoke of retirement blues. A study that has delved into understanding the triggers of post retirement despondency claims three important factors that measure a man’s attitude towards retirement // . - Marriage, mental outlook physical health and pension, in that or...
Majority Of Women Satisfied With Decision To Have Preventive Mastectomy
New research has found that women who have cancer in one breast and decide to have mastectomy on the unaffected one as well lead a good quality of life despite popular perception to the contrary. // “A large majority of women were satisfied
with their decisions to have the preventive mastectomy in ...
50 Plus Men More Satisfied With Sex Life
A latest men’s health survey has revealed that men over 50 are more satisfied
with their sex life than men in their 30s or 40s. Their level of satisfaction approximates to that reported by 20-29 year-olds.// The results of this interesting study are published in the February issue of BJU Internatio...
My1Stop.com Completes Upgrades to Prime Labels Offering and Easy Ordering Page Design
...ke online, or offline, ordering of prime labels is backed by multiple industry awards and significant growth in terms of revenue and more importantly, satisfied
customers. The company attributes their continued growth as a prime labels supplier, in part, to their customer-first solutions; including solutions m...
Happy Employees Lead to Healthier Patients
...e," said Forum President Michelle M. Smith, CPIM, CRP, vice president, business development, O.C. Tanner Company. "And now, we are finding that having satisfied
employees leads to higher quality of patient care and overall better patient experiences."
Some key findings from the study, found at www.per...
Consumer Reports Survey: HMOs Beat PPOs on Cost, Customer Support and Billing Services
...wo years, and only 64 percent of those surveyed were "Very" or "Completely" satisfied
with their current health insurance plan.
"That's a lukewarm respons...rted fewer problems getting the care they needed, and HAP members were more satisfied
with their choice of doctors and the care they received.
Consumer Reports Launches Online Hospital Ratings for More Than 3,400 U.S. Hospitals
...ross the U.S., including a link between patient satisfaction and intensity of care. It may come as a surprise to consumers that patients can be more satisfied
in hospitals that tend to provide conservative care.
"Intensity of care is a critical part of the equation for consumers because it has many ...
Compirion and Anderson Surgery Center Reduce OR Inefficiencies and Improve Finances
...ces , "The Surgical Department had reached status quo. We tried but weren't moving along with Quality Indicators or Patient Satisfaction . I wasn't satisfied
with Anderson being a good (surgery center.) We needed to be the best."
To assist in the improvement project, hospital President and CEO Keith ...
Therapy Technique Cuts Divorce/Separation Rate By Nearly 50 Percent
...ndents answered questions about their experience in treatment, including whether the couple remained together. The feedback couples were not only more satisfied
with their relationships but also reported significantly lower rates of separation or divorce: a 18.4 percent separation/divorce rate for ORS couples ...
Zogenix and Astellas Enter Exclusive Co-Promotion Agreement in the US for Newly Approved Sumavel(TM) DosePro(TM)
...re treated by primary care physicians and neurologists. Tablets are a treatment option for some of these migraine sufferers, but not all patients are satisfied
with tablet therapy. Fast-acting, non-oral options are needed particularly for those who experience migraine episodes associated with sudden onset, w...
Duane Reade Holdings, Inc. Announces Pricing of Offering of 11.75% Senior Secured Notes Due 2015
...ing, without limitation, the funding of the Equity Investment) to the Offers, other than the availability of the proceeds of the notes offering, being satisfied
or waived and (ii) receipt of an amendment to the Issuers' asset-based revolving loan facility to permit, among other things, the completion of the Of...
Atlantic Plastic Surgery Center Selects Artefill to Meet Growing Patient Demand for a Longer Lasting Dermal Filler
...ommunity and the national plastic surgical community through his many publications, technical skill and personal demeanor. He has a large following of satisfied
patients from across New Hampshire, the United States and a number of foreign countries, who have sought him out for breast augmentation and scarless ...
Consumer Alert: Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Procedures Should Not Be Taken Lightly
...o ask physicians direct questions about their credentials, training, and patient results with any cosmetic procedure," said Dr. Hanke. "If you are not satisfied
with the answers to your questions or if a physician becomes defensive, then these are red flags and you should seek another opinion."
To help ...
Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Reports Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal Year 2010
...rformance in these areas will be capable of supporting our efforts in providing a quality product on time to satisfy our customers' needs once we have satisfied
the FDA's remaining concerns. Though near term sales of manufactured products face significant challenges, we believe we are effecting the changes req...
Huntsville, Alabama Plastic Surgeon David L. Durst, MD Comments on Silicone Breast Implants after Nearly 3 Years on the Open Market
...e risks and benefits of both implants and address any concerns the patient may have. Dr. Durst says that, in general, his patients have been extremely satisfied
with silicone implants. “Ultimately, I think that, long-term, the benefits of utilizing silicone implants will be confirmed in more and more pat...
Burner Balm Gets International Attention
... currently out there."
"Burner Balm is producing results," explains (PSH) Vice President Joey Valvo. "We are receiving calls and emails from satisfied
customers worldwide, our products are different than the lip glosses, they are very gratifying to the taste buds and have a really flavorful aroma, wh...
For Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis, Surveyed Rheumatologists and Patients Differ In Their Perception of Bristol-Myers Squibb's Orencia
...umatoid arthritis agents. Rheumatologists are less satisfied
with the agent when compared to tumor necrosis fac...ogression of structural damage. They are also less satisfied
with Orencia's affordability and number of reimbur...best out of the nine surveyed brands. Patients are satisfied
with Orencia because of its ability to eliminate s...
AcelRx Announces Perfect Performance of Handheld Component of ARX-01 Sufentanil NanoTab PCA System in a Phase 2 Study
... post-surgical patients. Not only have the patients been pleased with the ease of use of the ARX-01 System, but the medical staff has also been highly satisfied
with System's ease and speed of set-up and reliability."
In addition to this device functionality study, AcelRx has conducted two placebo-con...
Sage Products Named a Top Five Medium Sized Company to Work For In America
... more employees. Companies that earn recognition use smart people management strategies to develop successful organizations with highly productive and satisfied
workforces. Consequently, their employees trust the people they work for, have pride in what they do and enjoy the people with whom they work. For add...
Biopure Files Voluntary Petition for Relief Under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code
...ly receive value only if all claims of the company's secured and unsecured creditors are fully satisfied. Biopure expects such claims will be largely satisfied
if the proposed OPK Biotech LLC transaction closes on the contemplated schedule.
Biopure Corporation develops and ma...
Full Transcript of House Democrats' Press Conference on Introduction of Health Care Legislation
...ill save the American people $2 trillion, those are real dollars even though they cannot be scored by the Congressional Budget Office.
So I'm satisfied
that our country, our economy, individuals will be saving money by the investment that we make now.
Speaker Pelosi. Thank you all very muc...
Federal Judge Orders Schwarzenegger Administration to Comply with Order That Blocks State Reduction for IHSS Worker Wages
...to the Governor that you can't ignore the law, no matter who you are," said Dave Regan, SEIU Executive Vice President and Trustee of SEIU-UHW. "We are satisfied
that the judge is holding the State accountable and forcing it to take the action that it should have taken immediately after the initial ruling."
Urban Caucus Chair Says Healthcare Reform Means You Can Have Your Care and Keep It Too
...e the goal of the President - and the Congress -to lower costs while ensuring health care access for all.
"This plan means that those who are satisfied
with their current coverage and doctor can keep their plan and their physician. However, if they aren't happy with their coverage then this plan will...
The Empire State Healthcare Coalition Voices Concern Over the Affordable Health Choices Act
...ealthcare for all, within the framework of existing public and private health plans. It also aims to protect the tens of millions of Americans who are satisfied
with their current employer based health plans.
About The Empire State Healthcare Coalition:
The Empire State Healthcare Coalitio...
Bread, Pancakes and Pasta on Atkins? Yes, That's Right!
...nd consumer success stories, this approach allows the body to burn more fat and work more efficiently while helping individuals feel less hungry, more satisfied
and more energetic.
Atkins Nutritionals, Inc. manufactures and sells a variety of nutrition bars and shakes designed around the nutrition pri...
Kaiser Permanente Survey Shows Seniors Embrace Internet to Manage Their Health
...nente's personal health record, are overwhelmingly satisfied
with using the Internet to manage their health car...iptions. More than 87 percent of respondents were satisfied
or very satisfied
with My Health Manager on kp.org.
SNICKERS(R) Brand and David Arquette Make a Big Move to Help Feeding America Bar Hunger
...er of Americans at risk of hunger, through the Snickers Facebook Page, text messaging and on-site collections.
"The SNICKERS brand has always satisfied
hunger," said Carole Walker, vice president, integrated marketing communications for Mars Snackfood US. "The 'Bar Hunger' campaign is designed to draw...
Niche Prescriptions Announces Grand Opening of New Program Offering Prescription Drug Discount Card
...iptions discount prescription card. We offer special programs, including a Diabetic plan, and provide a full money back guarantee if consumers are not satisfied
within 30 days. It is important to us our customers get the prescription drugs they need at the lowest possible cost."
For more information, ...
Hybrid Concierge Medical Practice Provides More Value, Options to Growing Number of Physicians Nationwide
... today recognize that different patients have different needs. Some want the convenience and extra service found with concierge care, while others are satisfied
with the traditional practice of medicine. A hybrid model allows patients within a single practice to select the option that best meets their personal...
OmniComm Systems, Inc. Retains Emerging Growth Equities, Ltd., as its Strategic Financial Advisor
...harmaceutical, biotechnology, research and medical device organizations that conduct life changing clinical trial research. OmniComm's growing base of satisfied
customers is a direct result of the company's commitment to deliver products and services that ensure ease of use, faster study build, ease of integra...
Barilla(R) and Celebrity Fitness Coach Bob Greene Challenge Americans to Discover the Great Taste of Whole Grain
...n. From now until December 31, 2009, anyone who tries and is not completely satisfied
with Barilla Whole Grain will receive a free box of their favorite regular ...ply purchase a box of Barilla Whole Grain. Consumers who are not completely satisfied
can receive a free box of their favorite regular Barilla pasta by submittin...