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> Now that the launch of New York's medical marijuana program is weeks away, the State Department of Health has unveiled an online course to educate practitioners about issuing certifications to allow patients to receive the drug, Buffalo Business First reports. Article

> The American Academy of Pediatrics is now recommending that pediatricians screen all children for food insecurity, WBUR reports. Article

Health Payer News

> Health plans may have a lot to learn from the recent tech boom in the transportation industry--namely, how to provide an amazing customer experience and build customer loyalty. Article

Health IT News

> Theranos' relationship with Walgreens may be fraying after the drugstore chain announced it will delay the opening of blood-testing centers until questions about the startup's technology are answered. Article

> Electronic health record systems currently can leave much to be desired when it comes to integrating clinical decision support and streamlining workflows, and there are many enhancements needed for the next generation of EHRs, according to a recent research paper. Article

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