Likely Senate contest in Kentucky pits ideological opposites | Health, Medicine and Fitness

By BRUCE SCHREINER and PIPER HUDSPETH BLACKBURN – Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul rarely targets his likely Democratic challenger by name, but Republican campaign attacks in Kentucky are undoubtedly targeting Charles Booker’s agenda — in what’s to come as a populist-themed battle with radically different characters ideas to win people … Read more

Missouri lawmakers pass $48 billion budget | Health, Medicine and Fitness

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri’s Republican-led legislature passed a state budget of about $48 billion on Friday, with additional funding for teacher pay, school transportation, Medicaid and public colleges and universities. The budget package won broadly bipartisan support, although some Republicans criticized spending so much money on government programs. The GOP’s heartburn over rising … Read more

Former Chief Medical Officer of Aetna Medicare, Dr. Robert Mirsky, Joins Better Health’s Advisory Board | News

Former Chief Medical Officer of Aetna Medicare, Dr. Robert Mirsky, Joins Better Health's Advisory Board |  News

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr 19, 2022– Better Health, the nationwide medical supply and care provider, announced today that Robert Mirsky, MD, MMM, FAAFP, has joined the company’s board of advisors. Dr. Mirsky is a seasoned physician executive with extensive health plan experience across Medicare, Medicaid and commercial lines of business. Dr. Mirsky most recently served as … Read more