Tag Archives: Medicine

Google is infiltrating medicine — but what rules will it play by? – STAT

With nearly 80 percent of internet users searching online for health-related information, it’s no wonder the catchphrase “Dr. Google” has caught on, to the delight of many searchers and the dismay of many real doctors. What’s received little attention from physicians or the public is the company’s quiet metamorphosis into a powerhouse focused on the… Read More »

Medicine makers continue to consider healthcare market lucrative – The Jakarta Post – Jakarta Post

The pharmaceutical industry  continues to consider the healthcare market lucrative despite late reimbursements by the Healthcare and Social Security Agency (BPJS Kesehatan), caused by the agency receiving insufficient revenue to cover public healthcare costs. State-owned pharmaceutical company PT Kimia Farma corporate secretary Ganti Winarno said in Jakarta on Tuesday the market would significantly expand in… Read More »

What This New 500 Women In Medicine Initiative Aims To Do – Forbes

Pictured here (clockwise from upper left) are Kate Gerull, Maren Loe, Iris Kuo, Tamara Sanchez Ortiz, and Jane Hayes, who founded 500 Women in Medicine (Photo: Courtesy of Kate Gerull)Courtesy of Kate Gerull This new initiative is called 500 Women in Medicine. But it could benefit many, many more people of all genders, both inside and outside… Read More »