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Magnit and Largest FMCG Companies sign Code of Commitments under 'United for a Healthier Future' Initiative

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 12:08pm

Krasnodar, Russia (October 14, 2021): Magnit PJSC (MOEX and LSE: MGNT; the Company, Magnit), one of Russia's leading retailers, and eight international FMCG producers, has signed the Code of Voluntary Commitments under the "United for a Healthier Future" Initiative.

Key Points: 
  • Krasnodar, Russia (October 14, 2021): Magnit PJSC (MOEX and LSE: MGNT; the Company, Magnit), one of Russia's leading retailers, and eight international FMCG producers, has signed the Code of Voluntary Commitments under the "United for a Healthier Future" Initiative.
  • Besides Magnit, the Code was signed by Nestl, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health, Danone, Mars, PepsiCo, L'Oral, Procter & Gamble, as well as Boston Consulting Group.
  • The Code was developed as part of the "United for a Healthier Future" Initiative, which was announced in April 2021.
  • "The adopted Code will serve as the foundation for the largest FMCG producers and retailers in taking care of the consumer and the world around us.

30 Pharmacies Participating in CDC’s National Diabetes Prevention Program, with NCPA, ADCES, OmniSYS Support

Monday, August 16, 2021 - 4:33pm

With a billing-enabled pharmacy EHR, OmniSYS supports pharmacists in their roles as providers and helps pharmacies operationalize clinical services, including this diabetes prevention-focused initiative.

Key Points: 
  • With a billing-enabled pharmacy EHR, OmniSYS supports pharmacists in their roles as providers and helps pharmacies operationalize clinical services, including this diabetes prevention-focused initiative.
  • Additionally, it is anticipated that this support along with a financial incentive will enhance the pharmacies opportunity to become CDC-recognized programs under the CDC Diabetes Prevention Recognition Program.
  • ADCES is an interdisciplinary professional membership organization dedicated to improving prediabetes, diabetes and cardiometabolic care through innovative education, management and support.
  • OmniSYS currently serves over 30,000 pharmacies, connects to hundreds of payers and touches millions of patient lives.

Massachusetts FQHC Telehealth Consortium Announces Launch of Phase II of Telemedicine Campaign with More Than $4.7M in Grants

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 1:58am

b'The FQHC (Federally Qualified Health Center) Telehealth Consortium today announces the launch of Phase II of its campaign to greatly increase telemedicine capacity in Massachusetts\xe2\x80\x99s community health centers.

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  • b'The FQHC (Federally Qualified Health Center) Telehealth Consortium today announces the launch of Phase II of its campaign to greatly increase telemedicine capacity in Massachusetts\xe2\x80\x99s community health centers.
  • The Consortium, a partnership of Community Care Cooperative (C3), the Accountable Care Organization (ACO) that advances community-based care for MassHealth members, and the Massachusetts League of Health Centers, the State\xe2\x80\x99s Primary Care Association, announces financial support for the Phase II launch totaling more than $4.7 million.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cNearly one in every six households in Massachusetts lacks broadband access, and with more healthcare taking place virtually, patients in under-resourced communities can find themselves \xe2\x80\x98off the grid\xe2\x80\x99,\xe2\x80\x9d said Christina Severin, President and CEO of C3.
  • In addition, approximately half of Asian, Latinx and Black Americans are highly interested in continuing telemedicine check-ups and urgent care, post-pandemic.