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    Complementary and alternative drug therapy is becoming more popular among consumers. CNN reports that in 2015, more than 33 percent of people in the United States were searching for assistance with their health issues from somewhere other than their primary medical doctor. These alternative treatments are typically used in conjunction with traditional medicine, but about

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  • Awareness Month Feature: March

    March is National Kidney Month. How are you taking care of your kidneys? According to the National Kidney Foundation (NKF), 1 in 3 Americans is at risk for kidney disease due to diabetes, high blood pressure, or a family history of kidney failure. Quick Facts from the NKF on Kidney Disease: Kidney disease is the

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  • Northwood Job Aid Series: Home Medical Equipment for Orthopedic and Soft Tissue Injuries

    This chart assists in identifying most commonly prescribed examples of durable medical equipment, prosthetics and orthotics, and medical supplies for orthopedic and soft tissue injuries.

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  • Awareness Month Feature: February

    February is American Heart Month. What are you doing to take care of your heart? According to the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, there are a few steps you can take to lower your risk of developing heart disease. To lower your risk: • Watch your weight. • Quit smoking and stay away

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  • Free Job Aid: Pharmacy Benefit Management Solutions

    Northwood, Inc. is a leading provider of Pharmacy Benefit Management Solutions – with more than 15 years of experience with integrated prescription solutions including pre-authorization of injury relatedness, payment processing, and cost containment. Free Job Aid: Orthopedic Commonly Prescribed Prescriptions and Over-The-Counter Medications The information provided in the job aid is general in nature and does

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