The frontrunner to be the next national security adviser is basically the anti-Flynn
Most Americans have probably never heard the name Robert Harward. That’s exactly why he’s an attractive choice.
Emergency Preparedness Tips for Home Care Providers
Having a formalized emergency preparedness plan is as crucial as a disaster recovery plan. Having worked in the healthcare space for the last 20 years and providing virtual operations integration coaching for my clients, I know all too well the struggles that home care providers face during severe weather conditions with staffing client cases and
How to Disrupt the Health Care Industry
March for Science draws big crowds across U.S.
Thousands of people turned out in cities across the United States and beyond on Saturday for Earth Day events billed as a "celebration of science" to counter what organizers say is a growing disregard for evidence-based knowledge in Washington.
States and Cities in Power Struggle Over Local Laws
State legislators are boosting a drive to rein in the power of cities to make laws, saying the measures create a regulatory patchwork that can hinder business. Mayors say the lawmakers, often Republicans, aim to override local control.
The Weeknd Donates $100,000 To Children’s Medical Facility In Uganda
The Toronto native has previously contributed to the Black Lives Matter movement.
Updated: How to Request Your Medical Records
If you’ve never requested your medical records from your doctor or hospital before, the process can seem complicated. However, understanding the law and the basic requirements will ease the process. The Journal of AHIMA's most popular web feature, "How to Request Your Medical Records," has received an update. The updated article includes new segments with helpful information for both HIM professionals and consumers. To view the updated article, click here.
How voice assistants can provide medical advice
Ben Fox Rubin had a great post in CNET's CES blog that discussed whether voice assistants were equipped to provide health and emotional support. He starts out by citing a JAMA study from early 2016 that found voice assistants mostly lacking when asked about some basic physical and mental health situations. This highlights two interesting points:
Medical Students Say Their Opioid Experiences Will Shape How They Prescribe
One medical student was addicted to opioids. Another relied on them to control disabling pain. Both think their experiences will help them be better doctors when it comes to prescribing opioids.
Why can't we find Cuban doctors, Italian aid worker?
Government refutes claims kidnappers asking for ransom to secure release.
Get to Know Dr. Dulai, A Top Medical Doctor
Dr. Sarbjot Dulai is a neurologist serving individuals and families in many areas in Virginia, including Leesburg, Dulles, Ashburn, and Lansdowne.
Minnesota doctors sharing medical records with patients weigh changing how they take notes
A growing number of Minnesota doctors are giving patients unfiltered access to their clinical notes in an effort to help them understand and follow treatment recommendations. But they are reaching a dilemma in the process Do they switch to layman language, or continue to write notes in expedient jargon and acronyms that are familiar to colleagues but Greek to patients “To many patients, SOB does not…
Six surgeons from Shriners for Children Medical Center voted Top Doctors in Los Angeles
We are very proud to announce that in the Los Angeles 2018 Top Doctors Magazine six of Pasadena’s Shriners for Children Medical Center surgeons were voted best doctors in Los Angeles.
How Toronto's chief medical officer became the people’s doctor
Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto’s medical officer of health, was a child of privilege, but her family taught her to give back — as did her role model, Dr. Sheela Basrur.
Cosmetic Dentist, Rachana Vora DMD, Earns Prestigious RealSelf Top Doctor Recognition
ARLINGTON, Mass., Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Rachana Vora DMD, Cosmetic Dentist at Dental Associates of...
21 CareMount Medical Physicians Named To Hudson Valley Magazine Top Doctors List
21 CareMount Medical Physicians Named To Hudson Valley Magazine Top Doctor List Mount Kisco, New York – November 1, 2016 – CareMount Medical is proud to announce that 21 of its physicians have been recognized as "Top Doctors" by Hudson Valley Magazine in 14 areas of specialties. Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., an independent healthcare research and information firm, compiled the Top Doctors list. "CareMount Medical is…
How to get health insurance to pay for doctors, dentists, and emergencies
Americans not covered by an employer or Medicare can get health insurance on HealthCare.gov, where they may qualify for tax credits and subsidies.
Doctor Examines Medical Advice From Non-Medical People
Paul Offit knows medicine. And so he speaks from a position of some authority when he talks about issues with the human body and its care and maintenance.