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    Renowned Primary Care Physician discusses new Physician Insight’s Tool, an effective and efficient way to measure quality of care

    Renowned Primary Care Physician discusses new Physician Insight’s Tool, an effective and efficient way to measure quality of care

     





     

    Expert on the new Physician Insights Tool and family physician at Central Ohio Primary Care (COPC) in Columbus, OH, Dr. Kristin Oaks joins eHealth Radio and the Healthcare and Health News Channels. Dr. Oaks also serves as COPC's agilon health Medical Director.

    Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Kristin Oaks discuss the following:

    How and why was the Physician Insights Tool created?
    How did Central Ohio Primary Care work with agilon health to develop the platform, and how did the partnership form?  
    What standards of care does the Physician Insights tool measure?
    How are you using the tool to help your physicians improve the quality of care they provide? How does it provide opportunities for improved performance?
    Collectively, how does the Physician Insights Tool benefit patients?
    How will this new platform make a difference in healthcare delivery going forward? 
    Kristin L. Oaks, D.O. is a primary care physician at Central Ohio Primary Care in Columbus, OH with a passion for women’s health, getting patients on track with diet and exercise, and taking care of families and older adults. She has been practicing medicine for over 25 years. Dr. Oaks is a verteran of the United States Navy, and she is now a mother of five and spends some of her free time cycling, often times for charities such as the American Cancer Society. Dr. Oaks believes that “the most important part of primary care is the relationship we have with our patients.

     



     

    Website: https://www.agilonhealth.com 

    Social Media Links: (Central Ohio Primary Care):
    Facebook: https://facebook.com/CentralOhioPrimaryCare  
    Linkedin: https://linkedin.com/company/central-ohio-primary-care-physicians  
    Instagram: https://instagram.com/junodiagnostics 

    Social Media Links: (agilon health):
    Instagram: https://instagram.com/agilonhealth  
    LinkedIn: https://linkedin.com/company/agilonhealth 

    • 10 min
    The Benefits of Genetic Counseling during Pregnancy

    The Benefits of Genetic Counseling during Pregnancy

     





    Katie Sagaser, Director of Genetic Counseling at Juno Diagnostics, a women’s health company focused on improving equitable access to prenatal care joins eHealth Radio and the Female Health and Health News Channels.

    Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Katie Sagaser discuss the following:

    The company you work for, Juno Diagnostics, develops innovative solutions to improve access to health information, especially surrounding pregnancy. Can you tell us a little more about what the company does?
    You’re the Director of Genetic Counseling at Juno Diagnostics. Tell us more about your role and what a genetic counselor does?
    Why is genetic screening so important for pregnant women or parents trying to conceive?
    We hear Juno Diagnostics will be launching the Juno Birch™ Fetal Gender Test soon. What does this test do?
    Does Juno Diagnostics have any other products available?
    Katie Sagaser, MS, LCGC, is the director of genetic counseling at Juno Diagnostics where she specializes in genetic testing and is devoted to advocating for equitable access to reproductive health services for all women.

    Prior to joining JunoDx, she was an assistant professor of Gynecology & Obstetrics in the Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, where she worked as a reproductive genetic counselor for 6.5 years.

    As a clinician, Katie provided comprehensive counseling to patients with a wide variety of prenatal and preconception genetics indications within the Johns Hopkins Prenatal Diagnosis and Treatment Center as well as within the Johns Hopkins Center for Fetal Therapy. She is also a member of the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC), the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM), the International Society of Prenatal Diagnosis (ISPD), and the Inter-Society Coordinating Committee for Practitioner Education in Genomics (ISCC-PEG).

     



     

    Website: https://junodx.com

    Social Media Links:
    Facebook: https://facebook.com/junodiagnostics 
    Linkedin: https://linkedin.com/in/katiesagaser  
    Instagram: https://instagram.com/junodiagnostics 

    • 17 min
    Is the world ready for genome screening of IVF embryos for every genetic disease?

    Is the world ready for genome screening of IVF embryos for every genetic disease?

     





    Dr. Nick Murphy, an Aussie who has founded a company GenEmbryomics who will be the first to offer IVF embryo whole genome sequencing to prevent any and every genetic disease joins eHealth Radio and the Health News Channel.

    Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Nick Murphy discuss the following:

    Tell us about GenEmbryomics, where did this all come from?
    Can you explain a bit about why genome sequencing is useful to IVF?
    Why haven't people been using genome sequencing to date?
    Is it ethical to test embryos before implanting them for IVF?
    Whats next for you and GenEmbryomics?
    Nick Murphy is the founder and CEO of GenEmbryomics. He has a PhD in Genetics from Monash University, and 10 years experience in IVF genetics. Nick has a unique insight into the world of embryo screening. This led him to found GenEmbryomics, a company that revolutionizes the way we screen embryos for genetic disorders. It was this knowledge that led him to invent the GenomeScreen test – the first ever test to provide information on an embryo’s genome. Nick is passionate about making embryo genome screening available to as many people as possible and is committed to providing couples with all the information they need to make informed decisions.

     



    Website: https://genembryomics.com 

    Social Media Links:
    Facebook: https://facebook.com/genembryomics 
    Linkedin: https://linkedin.com/company/genembryomics 
    Twitter: @genembryomics

    • 14 min
    Reproductive and Prostate health with Dr. Justin Houman

    Reproductive and Prostate health with Dr. Justin Houman

     





     

    Urologist Dr. Justin Houman, a fellowship-trained male reproductive medicine and surgery specialist and Medical Director for Bastion Health, the first-ever comprehensive app-based telehealth platform for men’s health joins eHealth Radio and the Men's Health and Health News Channels.

    Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Justin Houman discuss the following:

    June was men’s health month, why is Mens Health important?
    Explain a bit about your role with Bastion Health and how Bastion Health is disrupting the men’s health industry?
    What are the key things men need to know about reproductive health and prostate health?
    How does Bastion Health help men with their reproductive health and prostate health?
    How can anyone learn more or get a consult with Bastion Health?
    Dr. Justin Houman is a urologist and fellowship-trained male reproductive medicine and surgery specialist, whose practice is focused on men’s health.  He is the Medical Director for Bastion Health and a practicing urologist at Tower Urology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA.  

     



     

    Website: https://www.getbastion.com 

    Social Media Links:
    Facebook: @BastionHealth
    Instagram: @bastionhealth
    Linkedin: https://linkedin.com/company/getbastion
    Twitter: @getbastion

    • 8 min
    How To Manage Your Dog’s Anxiety

    How To Manage Your Dog’s Anxiety

     





     

    Dr. Shannon Gregoire, a lifelong animal lover, and a graduate of Western University College of Veterinary Medicine and is an Associate Veterinarian with Woodstock Veterinary Clinic in Woodstock, Connecticut joins eHealth Radio and the Animal Health Channel.

    Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Shannon Gregoire discuss the following:

    Why do dogs get anxiety?
    What symptons do you see when dogs suffer from anxiety?
    What are some of the things you can do to alleviate dog anxiety?
    Tell me about the neutra-ceutical Brave Paws? How does it work and what are the secret ingredients?
    How does one administer Brave Paws and what is the effect on the dog?
    Is it at all dangerous for dogs and it can it be used daily?
    Dr. Shannon Gregoire is a lifelong animal lover, who grew up on a working farm in rural Massachusetts, complete with horses, farm-fresh eggs, and an apiary. She is a graduate of Western University College of Veterinary Medicine and is an Associate Veterinarian with Woodstock Veterinary Clinic in Woodstock, Connecticut. Not only does she provide hands-on care to animals in need, Dr. Shannon is also the Editor of Pet Candy Magazine, a modern pet lover lifestyle brand and an indispensable resource for the best, unbiased experiences, product recommendations, and expert advice.

     



     

    Website: https://mybravepaws.com 

    Social Media Links:
    Facebook: https://facebook.com/MyBravePaws 
    Instagram: https://instagram.com/mybravepaws 

    • 7 min
    Virtual Family Behavioral Health: Digital care solutions that help working parents, children and teenagers get the support they need

    Virtual Family Behavioral Health: Digital care solutions that help working parents, children and teenagers get the support they need

     





     

    Kim Darling, the CEO and Founder of Competitive Health (CHI), a provider of virtual healthcare access technologies and benefit management solutions again joins eHealth Radio and the Healthcare and Technology Channels.

    Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Kim Darling discuss the following:

    For many working parents and caregivers, balancing the demands of a full-time job and family can be overwhelming. How are children and teens being impacted?
    What is the core problem with accessing Family Behavioral Health today?
    How is Behavioral Health Care responding to the demand for therapy with Virtual Care.
    How can employers support their employees with offering virtual behavioral health?
    What resources are available to help guide employers and working parents?
    Kim Darling, CEO and founder, Competitive Health

    Kim is an entrepreneur and inventor who advocates for the practical use of technology. Having more that 30 years of healthcare and technology experience, Kim excels at consultatively finding unique value and solutions, and holds multiple U.S. Patents that advance innovation of healthcare data, payments and engagement.

    About Competitive Health, Inc.

    Founded in 1996, Competitive Health is the preeminent builder of custom health solutions. Utilizing award-winning digital health programs, 22 telehealth specialties, and healthcare ancillary services, providing unlimited access and unprecedented savings to our clients and their members. Last year – Competitive Health saved employer groups, insurance carriers, third-party administrators, affinity groups, and exchanges over $100 million dollars.

     



     

    Website: https://competitivehealth.com 

    Social Media Links:
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/CompHealthInc  
    Facebook: https://facebook.com/CompetitiveHealth  
    Linkedin: https://linkedin.com/company/competitive-health-inc. 

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