UnitedHealth offers drug discounts for compliance; CBO says Medicare drug changes would save seniors money over time;

> Hoping to improve compliance with their drug regiments, UnitedHealth group has begun offering $20 discounts to patients taking drugs for some costly chronic illnesses--as long as the patients keep taking the drugs as prescribed. FiercePharma

> The Congressional Budget Office is projecting that new House legislation on Medicare prescription coverage would ultimately save seniors money by gradually eliminating the nasty "doughnut-hole" in coverage. FiercePharma

> The CDC, which already has some swine flu experience under its belt, is now using social media to warn college students about the swine flu threat. Article

> Lucile Packard Children's Hospital and Stanford Hospital & Clinics have cut a new contract with employee-members of the SEIU-UnitedHealthcare Workers West under which the employees will get annual wage increases, step increases and benefit enhancements. Article  

And Finally... Mexico City fans say they beat it. Let's see if the Guinness Book agrees with them. Article

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