Top 5 Use cases for UC in Financial Services in 2022

Top 5 Use cases for UC in Financial Services in 2022

With the threats of the pandemic placing significant strain on the economy, financial services companies are facing an ever-evolving series of challenges in 2022. Many of these companies are dealing with higher demand for support from nervous customers, while simultaneously trying to adapt to trends like hybrid work and new forms of investment. To survive … Read more

HSG Managing Partner Travis Ansel to Lead AAPPR Conference

HSG Managing Partner Travis Ansel to Lead AAPPR Conference

LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HSG, a national healthcare consultancy that supports hospitals and health systems in building differentiated strategies and high-performing physician networks, is pleased to present a learning session for physician recruiters at the Annual Association for Advancing Physician and Provider Recruitment (AAPPR) Conference in Chicago. The break-out session, led … Read more

US Congressional Delegation Prioritizes Financial Access for Caribbean Communities

US Congressional Delegation Prioritizes Financial Access for Caribbean Communities

April 20, 2022 US Congressional Delegation Prioritizes Financial Access for Caribbean Communities On April 20, Chairwoman of the US House Committee on Financial Services, Maxine Waters (D-CA), joined Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley to co-host a Caribbean Financial Access Roundtable at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Center in Barbados. The full-day roundtable focused on concrete proposals … Read more

Arkansas Children’s Names Jefferson, Rumpel as 2022 Marion B. Lyon Revocable Trust New Scientists

Akilah A. Jefferson, MD, MSc

LITTLE ROCK, AR. (April 21, 2022) – Arkansas Children’s Research Institute (ACRI) is awarding two early-career investigators up to $75,000 each to fund their work as the 2022 Marion B. Lyon Revocable Trust New Scientist Development recipients. The annual award supports highly promising beginning researchers in their efforts to become independent investigators and fosters an … Read more

CFP Board Appoints Kevin Yea as Chief Financial Officer

CFP Board Appoints Kevin Yea as Chief Financial Officer

“We thank Roger for the significant contributions he made to CFP Board’s growth during his tenure and wish him the very best in this next phase of his life,” said CFP Board CEO Kevin R. Keller, CAE. “Kevin comes to CFP Board with significant experience in the financial planning profession, having worked alongside CFP® professionals … Read more

Young Black Americans report medical debt impacting financial health

Young Black Americans report medical debt impacting financial health

Survey: Black millennials report four times the medical debt of Black Gen Xers and 10 times more than Black baby boomers COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Young Black Americans report that medical debt is impacting their financial health and nearly one in five Black millennials (19%) report that paying for health care is … Read more

YPO Announces Exclusive Financial Services Strategic Relationship With Goldman Sachs

YPO Announces Exclusive Financial Services Strategic Relationship With Goldman Sachs

“By creating this relationship, we are thrilled to collaborate with Goldman Sachs and its network of subject matter experts who are so closely aligned with YPO’s mission and can provide our members with exclusive, top-notch financial expertise and insights,” said Xavier Mufraggi, CEO of YPO. NEW YORK (PRWEB) April 21, 2022 Today, YPO, the … Read more

E-cigarettes can increase inflammation in the brain, heart, lungs, and colon

E-cigarettes can increase inflammation in the brain, heart, lungs, and colon

Share on PinterestSome vaping devices could cause an increase in inflammation in the body, a study suggests. Omer Fuat Eryener/EyeEm/Getty Images Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes or vapes) are a growing health concern linked to a range of diseases and death. Researchers have found that using pod-based e-cigarettes daily can elevate inflammatory markers across multiple organ systems. … Read more

Plaid’s Billionaire Cofounder Is Back With A New Startup–A Fintech-Friendly Bank He’s Running With His Wife

Plaid's Billionaire Cofounder Is Back With A New Startup–A Fintech-Friendly Bank He's Running With His Wife

Annie and William Hockey are co-founders and co-CEOs of Column, a technology-focused bank that’s trying to speed up and simplify financial services. column In 2019, Plaid, a San Francisco company that connects fintech apps to customers’ bank accounts, was climbing the ranks of startups. It had already become one of the top ten most valuable … Read more

With Implicit Bias Hurting Patients, Some States Train Doctors

nurse practitioner holds a patient’s hand

In a groundbreaking study, Dr. Lisa Cooper, a leading researcher on racial health disparities at Johns Hopkins University, found that nearly all 40 participating Baltimore-area primary care doctors said they regarded their White and their Black patients the same. But that’s not what her testing on their unconscious attitudes revealed. Those tests, conducted a decade … Read more