Breadcrumb Home Technology September 14, 2018 01:00 AM News from other sources Modern Healthcare Tweet Share Share Email More Print TechnologyApple has hired a top exec from a hospital chain to help run its employee health clinics | CNBCM. Osman Akhtar comes to Apple from Fairview Health Services, a nonprofit health system in Minnesota. He will help run AC Wellness, Apple's network of employee clinics.Babylon Healthcare targets chronic disease in $100 million expansion | ReutersThe AI company is using the money to hire more engineers and scientists so it can find new ways to manage chronic conditions, including diabetes and depression.FDA nod to Apple Watch notable, but… | Medcity News"Since there are other medical devices that can perform the same measurement at lower cost, I believe consumers will want to see more from the Watch for it to be perceived as an essential medical device," said one healthcare investor.PrivacyHHS issues HIPAA waiver for covered hospitals in wake of Hurricane Florence | Health Data ManagementUnder the waiver, hospitals and health systems are freer to share information with patients' family members and friends. In other newsTeens are protesting in-class presentations | The AtlanticIn-class presentations are unfair to students with anxiety, teens say. Letter to the Editor Send us a letter Have an opinion about this story? Click here to submit a Letter to the Editor, and we may publish it in print. Recommended for You Sponsored Content View the discussion thread.