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Jefferson Appoints Richard Kwei Senior Vice President of Payer Strategy and Network Performance

March 27, 2015
In a newly created role, Richard Kwei has been appointed as the Senior Vice President of Payer Strategy and Network Performance and will define Jefferson’s accountable care strategic direction.
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Research Reveals High Prevalence of Sleep Disordered Breathing in Adults with Sickle Cell Disease

March 25, 2015
A new study in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine reveals 44 percent of adults with sickle cell disease who report trouble sleeping actually have a clinical diagnosis of sleep disordered breathing, including sleep apnea, which lowers their oxygen levels at night.
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Jefferson Launches Urgent Care Clinic in Northeast Philadelphia

March 09, 2015
Jefferson is proud to announce the opening of Jefferson Urgent Care at Smylie Times located in the heart of Northeast Philadelphia at Rhawn and the Boulevard.

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The Role of Radiation Therapy in New Anti-Cancer Treatment

The Role of Radiation Therapy in New Anti-Cancer Treatment

March 20, 2015

As new immune-therapy drugs for cancer come to market, researchers are learning how radiation...

Jefferson Family Medicine Doc Talks with NPR about Medicine in the Information Age

Jefferson Family Medicine Doc Talks with NPR about Medicine in the Information Age

March 14, 2015

Dr. Mautner tells NPR why arming patients with better information when they visit the doctor...

How to Deal with Diabetes Fatigue

How to Deal with Diabetes Fatigue

March 10, 2015

Jefferson doctors and patients discuss tips on what to do when diabetic patients get tired of the...