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How to address disparities in access to healthcare information

Addressing disparities in access to health information is a challenge given the diverse sources of information and users’ trust in and preference for one source over another. Not an issue to be taken lightly, an individual’s ability to access credible health information directly impacts decision-making and health outcomes. Therefore, patient engagement is an important subject… Read More »

Administration says no sensitive information compromised in Obamacare breach

A portion of the Obamacare website that helps connect customers with agents and brokers to buy health insurance has been put back online after facing a hack earlier this month. Officials from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which oversees the site, said that no banking, tax information, or protected health information had been… Read More »