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Finding the right home health agency is a big life decision for you and your family. Call BrightStar Care today to find out why our home care is right for you.

The latest health care updates for over 50s including healthy ageing and life extension

Hospitals & Health Networks (H&HN) is a B2B brand intended for hospital system executives and emerging leaders.Through peer-to-peer guidance and analysis of best practices, innovative strategies and real-world solutions, H&HN identifies emerging trends and presents hospital and health system leaders with ways to transform their organizations to meet the Triple Aim: better health, better health care, more efficient costs. The content of every issue is also…

Information on Zika virus. Provided by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The nation’s population is getting older, and fast. The age group who are 65 and older is expected to near double in size over the next 20 years, according to two new reports from the U.S. Census B…

Fact one: Americans pay way, way, way more for health care than anyone else.

A health care power of attorney, also called a health care proxy or a durable power of attorney for health care, helps protect your loved one's end-of-life wishes. It is a document that appoints a trusted individual to make decisions regarding your loved one's medical care, and it becomes effective when he or she can no longer communicate effectively or coherently with others.

An enlightened approach already being used in several states gives patients more say in the medical interventions they want.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for in home care providers will double by the year 2020. This increase in demand is the product of an aging population, more people living much longer, and the changes to the healthcare industry that is aimed at moving patients away from long hospital stays to…

PASCO provides home health services, personal care, and supports for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Denver and throughout Colorado.

With over 30 years of experience, Supplemental Health Care is different by design. Our focus is providing the best possible match between our incredible Healthcare Professionals and our Clients who are looking for talented people to fill open positions throughout the US. Supplemental Health Care is dedicated to your long-term success. We want you to expect from us- better service, complete honesty and professional treatment in…

Palliative care is designed to improve the quality of life for people with life-threatening illnesses and their families.

Hospice offers patients and their loved ones a range of physical and emotional support.

Laughter is a natural medicine. It lifts our spirits and makes us feel happy. Laughter is a contagious emotion.

The Immunization Action Coalition (IAC) is the nation's premier source of childhood, adolescent, and adult immunization information for healthcare professionals

Facts compiled by the National Association for Home Care & Hospice show that 7.6 million permanently disabled and chronically or terminally ill individuals in the United States receive home care services. Although the majority of home care recipients are over the age of 65 years, many are discharged from hospitals to home care so they can continue...

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AHRQ offers a growing library of free resources in English and Spanish that compare health care interventions and treatment options for a variety of conditions. Whether you are a health care professional, patient, caregiver, or an organization, AHRQ has materials to help you explore and compare the benefits and risks of interventions and treatment options. These resources can…

Despite wondrous advances in medicine and technology, health care regularly fails at the fundamental job of any business: to reliably deliver what its customers need. In the face of ever-increasing complexity, the hard work and best intentions of individual physicians can no longer guarantee efficient, high-quality care. Fixing health care will require a radical transformation, […]