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Survey highlights impact of prior authorization on cancer care

Survey highlights impact of prior authorization on cancer care

Respondents to an American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO) survey said prior authorization delays needed care, worsens cancer care outcomes and distracts clinicians from caring for their patients. Almost all survey participants report that a patient has experienced harm as a result of prior authorization processes, including significant patient health impacts such as disease progression …

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New BetterHelp survey finds nearly half of Americans are worried about their mental health this holiday season

New BetterHelp survey finds nearly half of Americans are worried about their mental health this holiday season

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BetterHelp, the world’s largest therapy service, today released the results of a new holiday stress survey, in partnership with global research firm Material. The survey of more than 1,000 adults found that 72% of Americans expect something to negatively impact their mental wellbeing this winter, with the main reasons being the economy …

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Half of young primary care doctors burn out, older doctors plan to leave the profession: survey

Half of young primary care doctors burn out, older doctors plan to leave the profession: survey

The story at a glance In the United States, younger primary care physicians report increased levels of burnout and emotional distress. Those who reported these mental health issues were more likely to say the quality of care they provided declined during the pandemic. Forty-five percent of American doctors over the age of 55 plan to …

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Global Hunger Index: A survey that has trivialized hunger

Global Hunger Index: A survey that has trivialized hunger

The United Nations Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 2 has several terms grouped together, as befits a goal: hunger, food security, nutrition and sustainable agriculture. This does not mean that these terms are synonymous. Only the daring will try to measure the sustainability of agriculture through nutrition data. Therefore, by refining the goals, SDG-2 has separate …

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