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A recent study identifies a new way to classify humans — by the type of bacteria found in the human gut. German researchers found that the bacteria in the human gut, called enterotypes, fall into distinct types. And just as the discovery of different blood types helps physicians practice medicine, the discovery of different enterotypes may some day help physicians tailor diets or drug prescriptions to suit the distinct enterotypes.... Hospital admissions of uninsured patients jumped 21 percent from 2003 to 2008, according to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Hospital stays for all patients rose only 4 percent.... The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy is searching for a new CEO after an announcement that the group’s long-time leader, Judith Cahill, will be leaving.

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HAP, a subsidiary of Henry Ford Health System, is a nonprofit health plan providing coverage to individuals, companies and organizations. This executive develops strategies to meet membership and revenue targets through products, pricing, market segmentation and advertising.  Aligns business among Business Development, Commercial Sales, Medicare and Public Sector Programs and Product Development. Seeks to enhance and be responsible for business development and expansion through the development of an effective product portfolio, strong interpersonal relationships and service excellence.

Apply via email to jfedder1@hfhs.org or online at http://p.rfer.us/HENRYFORDlXqAJA

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