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State health officials, cannabis regulators reach agreement on sharing vape data

The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission and the state's Department of Public Health have signed an agreement to share limited information about vaping illnesses after clashing over access to the data. The agreement, signed by representatives from .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2019

Illinois" legal pot sales reach $3.2 million on first day

Illinois’ first day of recreational cannabis reached almost $3.2 million in sales with 77,128 transactions, according to state officials......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 2nd, 2020

PBJ Power Breakfast: Cura"s Cameron Forni talks vaping (Video)

As Oregon officials this week considered a ban on vaping, the cannabis industry has come under more scrutiny. The Oregon Health Authority warned residents to avoid the practice altogether after a second person in the state died. Cameron Forni, whose.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2019

Md. cannabis regulators approve new dispensary, grant operating deadline extension for another

A new dispensary will become the first to open in Washington County after gaining final clearance from the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission. Maryland Health and Wellness Center is the latest firm to join the ranks of the state's 108 licensed.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2019

Pot firms seek to open more storefronts in Florida

Two medical marijuana operators want the state to give them the same treatment as Florida’s largest medical-cannabis firm, after health officials allowed Quincy-based Trulieve to open more dispensaries than a state law allowed. Trulieve challen.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 7th, 2019

Maryland insurance regulators meet to look at "Healthy Holly" deals

Top officials in the Maryland Insurance Administration will meet Tuesday to discuss whether two health insurers violated any state regulations in purchasing, or distributing funds used to purchase thousands of copies of Mayor Catherine Pugh's "Heal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2019

Facebook Confirms Data-Sharing Deals With Chinese Firms

Facebook said it struck data partnerships with at least four Chinese electronics firms, including Huawei, which U.S. officials view as a potential tool for state-sponsored spying......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 5th, 2018

Facebook has a data sharing agreement with Huawei, a telecom giant with alleged ties to the Chinese government (FB)

Rick Wilking/Reuters Facebook has a data sharing agreement with Chinese telecom giant and cell phone manufacturer Huawei, reports the Washington Post.  For years, U.S. intelligence officials have raised national security concern.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 5th, 2018

Regulators approve Saint Thomas-Acadia project

A joint project from two of Nashville’s giants of health care has been approved by regulators. Nashville Post reports that state officials last week approved plans f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2018

NYU Langone and health care union reach tentative deal

NYU Langone Health is in discussions to rejoin the League of Voluntary Hospitals and Homes of New York, paving the way for an agreement with the state's largest health care union 1199SEIU, the union... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 4th, 2018

NYU Langone and 1199SEIU reach tentative deal, union says

NYU Langone Health is in discussions to rejoin the League of Voluntary Hospitals and Homes of New York, paving the way for an agreement with the state's largest health care union 1199SEIU, the union... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 4th, 2018

Massachusetts officials seek hearing on Pilgrim plant sale and shutdown

Citing concerns about public health, public safety and financial risks, Attorney General Maura Healey and Energy and Environmental Affairs Secretary Matthew Beaton have asked federal nuclear regulators to allow the state to intervene in the federal re.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2019

Epic may file a lawsuit against the US Department of Health and Human Services over its data-sharing rules

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Pro subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox each day, hour.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider7 hr. 58 min. ago

Dayton Public Schools: Ohio"s school voucher program has cost the district $57M, officials say

Expanded eligibility criteria for a state-funded school voucher program could cause more financial shortfalls for Dayton's largest K-12 district. That's according to data from Hiwot Abraha, treasurer of Dayton Public Schools, who indicated the dist.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 23rd, 2020

DOH issues alert to Hawaii physicians concerning Novel Coronavirus

In light of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus outbreak, the Hawaii State Department of Health is advising that doctors across the Islands be on alert for patients who have traveled from Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China, officials announced Tuesday. The .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 22nd, 2020

Michigan, Tesla reach agreement for direct car delivery: source

Tesla Inc has reached a settlement with Michigan to allow the electric-car maker to directly deliver its vehicles to customers in the state, a person familiar with the agreement said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2020

Michigan, Tesla reach agreement for direct car sales: source

Tesla Inc has reached a settlement with Michigan to allow the electric carmaker to directly sell vehicles in the state, a person familiar with the agreement said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2020

Facebook is ordered to hand over data about thousands of apps that may have violated user privacy

A Massachusetts judge rejected the tech giant's earlier attempt to withhold the evidence from state officials investigating its privacy practices......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 20th, 2020

Court wades into marijuana dispute involving Tampa-based orchid grower

A Tampa-based orchid grower seeking to enter Florida’s highly restricted medical-marijuana market tried to convince a state appeals court Tuesday that health officials erred in granting a handful of medical-marijuana licenses to competing firms la.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2020

Why Hawaii Island doctors are looking for tax relief

As the beginning of the 2020 legislative session approaches, members of the Hawaii Island health care community have been seeking support of local county and state government officials – particularly in relation to the General Excise Tax and exemption.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2020

Cannabis Watch: Cannabis packager KushCo revenue damaged by vape crisis

The the ongoing public health issues surrounding vaporized cannabis and tobacco products hurt KushCo Holdings Inc. sales, the company said late Tuesday when it reported fiscal-first quarter earnings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 8th, 2020