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Tufts and Harvard Pilgrim to merge, creating large nonprofit insurer

Harvard Pilgrim headquarters Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and Tufts Health Plan have announced their intent to combine their nonprofit organizations. The new organization, yet to be named, will become one of the largest nonprofit health services organizations in Massachusetts and the surrounding region. Tom Croswell, president and CEO of Tufts Health Plan, will serve as… Read More »

Harvard research reveals Coke’s fingerprints on health policy in China

A complex network of research funding, institutional ties, and personal influence allowed Coca-Cola, through connections with a nonprofit group, to exert substantial influence over obesity science and policy solutions in China, nudging government policy into alignment with the company’s corporate interests, a Harvard study has found. Professor Susan Greenhalgh’s study reveals not just efforts by… Read More »