Amazon Selling Exclusive Meds, Health Items

from tHEORetically Speaking: The HealthEconomics.Com Blog at http://bit.ly/2GycmZU on February 21, 2018 at 05:52PM Amazon has reportedly started selling private-label over-the-counter medicines and health care items, CNBC reported Tuesday. Amazon began selling the line of medications called Basic Care in August. The line includes some 60 items produced by Perrigo exclusively for the tech giant. […]

Using Claims Data to Examine Hospital Readmission Risk in Patients With Schizophrenia and Comorbid Marijuana Use Disorders

from RAND Research Topic: Health and Health Care at http://bit.ly/2oj4IMj on February 21, 2018 at 03:32PM Results suggest that AUD and other drug use disorder are more problematic than marijuana use disorder in terms of repeated hospital admissions for SSD. Marijuana use disorder does not appear to be associated with shorter times until readmission.