Tag Archives: Care

Why tech companies keep hitting the same wall when they try to get into health care – CNBC

Paul Markovich, CEO of Blue Shield of California Blue Shield of California Technology companies like Amazon, Google, Apple and Microsoft keep making moves in the health sector, which isn’t surprising given that it represents a $ 3.5 trillion opportunity. But these companies keep hitting the same stumbling block: the inability to share health information across… Read More »

Trump Administration Wants to End Health Care Protections for LGBTs

A proposal released Friday, May 24, by the Trump administration seeks to allow discrimination against LGBT people in health care, BuzzFeed News reports. Specifically, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) wants to take away protections established under the Affordable Care Act (the ACA, or Obamacare) for LGBT people and women who’ve had… Read More »