Faced with the uncertainties of a healthcare law in flux, a changing regulatory environment and the inevitable perils of a confused insurance market, American physicians must deal with the challenge of rapidly training and certifying their… Read More
A new study has shown that U.S. heart attack victims are becoming both younger and fatter.… Read More
Steve Diaz, an emergency medicine doctor at Augusta’s MaineGeneral Health, says he knows what patients want when they come to him in pain. Drugs. And preferably strong ones.
“The only thing they think of is, ‘Do I get a pill?’” he … Read More
Serious video games may be the answer to getting kids to eat more fruits and vegetables. A study completed at Baylor College … Read More
A recent study has shown that after the University of Pennsylvania Health System made a change to its electronic health records… Read More
This crossword puzzle was inspired by this week’s news and podcast reports. Play along with us to test your knowledge and comprehension on topics we post Monday-Friday.
Please click the link below to download this week’s Diabetes… Read More
The British Medical Journal recently published data from a 40-year-old study that looked at the connection between heart health… Read More
In many integrated health systems, home care is becoming an increasingly important component. Now, changes in Medicare reimbursements… Read More
Congressional investigators recently announced that HealthCare.gov – the website used by millions of Americans to get … Read More
The president and CEO of Cordata Healthcare, Gary Winzenread, recently outlined seven facts that he believes clinicians and hospital staff must know to best utilize EMRs for care coordination:
- EMR care coordination has limited capabilities.