Tag Archives: Issue

Mental Health Startup SonderMind Lands $150M to Tackle ‘THE’ Health Issue of Our Generation

Health Tech Jul 28, 2021• By JESSICA DaMASSA, WTF HEALTH SonderMind closes a $ 150M Series C funding round co-led by Drive Capital and Premji Invest, and we get CEO Mark Frank’s take on what sets THIS digital mental health startup apart from a pack of very well-funded competitors. SonderMind has its own behavioral health… Read More »

The Patient Safety Issue of Racial Disparities and the Opportunity for “Health Equity By Design”

In 2021, racial and ethnic disparities in healthcare are a top patient safety issue, according to ECRI’s annual list of major concerns facing healthcare consumers’ risks to adverse events that can harm them. ECRI has published their annual Top 10 list since 2018, when the list featured diagnostic errors, o behavioral health needs in acute… Read More »

Election Issue Spotlight: “Junk” Insurance Makes a Pandemic Even Worse

By ROSEMARIE DAY and NIKO LEHMAN-WHITE One of the most important responsibilities of the American government is to protect its citizens from harmful industry practices, from lead poisoning to dangerous pharmaceuticals to financial meltdowns. Its record is far from perfect, but government regulators usually act in good faith and in turn earn the trust of… Read More »

Nikita Tomar Murder Case and Actor Malvi Malhotra’s Stabbing; Two Gruesome Incidents Point Towards Larger Issue: Can Men Not Handle Rejection?

Watching through or rather even skimming through news updates these days, presents the unfortunate reality of how girls in the country are far from safe. Two recent examples from today – a gruesome murder of college student Nikita Tomar in broad daylight at Faridabad, Haryana and actor Malvi Malhotra being stabbed four times by producer Yogesh Kumar in Mumbai. While… Read More »

Ratings agencies issue foreboding reports on hospital finances as AHA seeks $100B to respond to COVID-19

Dive Brief: Most U.S. hospitals typically operate on thin margins, but the COVID-19 outbreak may be pushing them closer to a financial precipice, according to a new report from Moody’s Investors Service. Fitch Ratings said in a separate report that smaller facilities with relatively low liquidity are most threatened. “While the healthcare sector has responded… Read More »

Rolling Stone January 22 2009 Bush Apologizes The Farewell Interview We Wish He’d Give (Inside The Making of U2’s New Album; What Obama Must Do; The Student Teacher Hook Up Epidemic), Issue 1070)

Fantastic Issue of Rolling Stone Magazine with George Bush on the cover. Rolling Stone Magazine – Complete Issue Cover Feature: George Bush Issue #1070 – January 22, 2009