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Inside Google’s $100 million bet on American Well

Welcome to Dispensed Daily , your daily dose of healthcare news from Business Insider’s healthcare editor Lydia Ramsey Pflanzer and the healthcare team. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every weekday. Hello, Today in healthcare news: Telehealth company American Well is going public with a $US100 million […]
Inside Google’s $100 million bet on American Well
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12 charts that show how Black Americans face alarming economic inequality — and suggest it could worsen due to the coronavirus pandemic

The recent wave of Black Lives Matter protests against police brutality are also serving to highlight gaping economic inequality between white and Black Americans. These gaps have served to stagnate the financial wellbeing of Black people for generations, experts say. “Racism generates exclusion, discrimination, oppression, exploitation in a number of […]
12 charts that show how Black Americans face alarming economic inequality — and suggest it could worsen due to the coronavirus pandemic
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A top economic health researcher says the coronavirus reveals the biggest weaknesses of our healthcare system

https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php Economic health researcher Katherine Baicker says in the case of contagious diseases like coronavirus, it improves the health of the entire community if everyone else has access to healthcare. Baicker says the lack of coordination within the US healthcare system has exacerbated shortages because resources cannot be moved to […]
A top economic health researcher says the coronavirus reveals the biggest weaknesses of our healthcare system