HFpEF Management: 5 Things to Know

4. Physicians need to be mindful to protect the right ventricle of patients with HFpEF.

Both pulmonary hypertension and RV dysfunction are highly prevalent in HFpEF. RV dysfunction probably results from a combination of impaired RV contractile function and elevated RV afterload. Longitudinal HFpEF studies have shown that RV structure and function worsen over time; this deterioration has been associated with atrial fibrillation, coronary artery disease, obesity, and increased left heart and pulmonary venous pressures.

As left heart filling pressures rise, the pulmonary vasculature becomes less compliant, increasing RV afterload. In addition, remodeling of the pulmonary vasculature, including intimal thickening in the veins and intimal and medial thickening in the arteries, may occur. Therefore, tailored diuretic therapy to normalize left heart filling pressures and prevent pulmonary congestion is a mainstay of treatment for patients with HFpEF. Discharge diuretics were recently associated with both a reduction in 30-day HF rehospitalizations and

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CVS Health Adds Whil to its Point Solutions Management Offering to Help Employers Address Workplace Stress, Resilience, Anxiety and Sleep.

Whil, a leading digital training platform for workplace mindfulness, stress resilience, sleep and mental & emotional wellbeing, announced that its award-winning solution is available to employers through CVS Health’s Point Solutions Management offering. Whil’s extensive micro-learning catalog of 250+ mini-courses and 3,000+ sessions, articles and exercises is available to CVS Health’s pharmacy benefits management clients and their members as part of Point Solutions Management.

“Employers and other plan sponsors are increasingly looking for innovative tools to help people manage their mental health, especially in light of the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Sree Chaguturu, MD, Chief Medical Officer at CVS Caremark, the pharmacy benefits management (PBM) business of CVS Health. “Whil’s commitment to clinical evaluation and research aligns with our focus on helping our clients include clinically effective digital point solutions as part of their benefits packages.”

Point Solutions Management from CVS Health is a full-service offering that can help plan sponsors

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Generex Biotechnology Subsidiary NuGenHealth Contracts with Paradise Valley Family Medicine to Provide Chronic Care Management

Generex Biotechnology Subsidiary NuGenHealth Contracts with Paradise Valley
Family Medicine to Provide Chronic Care Management (CCM) and Remote Patient
Monitoring (RPM) Services

-  NuGenHealth Software as a Service (SaaS) platform launch
-  PVFM responds to COVID-19 with connected care solutions to serve their
Medicare patient population

MIRAMAR, Fla.,  Sept.  25,  2020 (GLOBE  NEWSWIRE)  --  Generex  Biotechnology
Corporation  (OTCQB:GNBT)   announces  that   its  newly   formed   subsidiary
NuGenHealth has signed a contract with Paradise Valley Family Medicine  (PVFM)
to provide connected  care solutions  for patient  engagement, Remote  Patient
Monitoring (RPM) and  Chronic Care Management  (CCM) services. NuGenHealth,  a
joint venture  between  Generex  subsidiary  NuGenerex  Health  and  Worldwide
Digitech, LLC (WWDT) will provide  the software, data framework, and  back-end
support for the  NuGenHealth SaaS system  to advance collaborative,  connected
care in order to improve patient  health outcomes for patients under the  care
of PVFM.

The NuGenHealth  system offers  direct savings  to physicians  and  healthcare
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