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The Burgeoning Field of Psychodermatology Explores the Link Between Mental Health and Skin
Fashionista.com

Dr. Amy Wechsler would rather you didn't call her a psychodermatologist, thanks. "My friends tease me; it's not a great term," she says with a sigh. Unfortunate double meaning aside, the portmanteau deftly describes Dr. Wechsler's line of work. "I'm a psychia… more…

Stanford Unveils AI Tool for Finding Brain Aneurysms
Psychologytoday.com

New Stanford study with co-senior authors Kristen Yeom and Andrew Ng shows HeadXNet, an AI deep learning tool, can help clinicians spot brain aneurysms with greater accuracy. more…

Stanford Unveils AI Tool for Finding Brain Aneurysms
Psychologytoday.com

New Stanford study with co-senior authors Kristen Yeom and Andrew Ng shows HeadXNet, an AI deep learning tool, can help clinicians spot brain aneurysms with greater accuracy. more…

Smith & Nephew To Acquire Atracsys For Surgical Optical Tech
Seekingalpha.com

Smith & Nephew has agreed to acquire Atracsys Sarl for an undisclosed sum. Atracsys has developed a family of optical positioning technologies for surgical and more…

Norwich Tech grads celebrate success - News - The Bulletin - Norwich, CT - Norwich Bulletin
Norwichbulletin.com

Norwich Tech grads celebrate success - News - The Bulletin - Norwich, CT Norwich Bulletin NORWICH - Members of Norwich Technical High School's Class of 2019 celebrated their success on Friday, leaving with skills they can use in their future... more…

Using AI to Enhance Business Operations
Mit.edu

Image courtesy of John Hersey/theispot.com Artificial intelligence invariably conjures up visions of self-driving vehicles, obliging personal assistants, and intelligent robots. But AI’s effect on how companies operate is no less transformational than its imp… more…

Why Should You Retain Teladoc (TDOC) in Your Portfolio?
Yahoo.com

Banking on improving revenues and strategic acquisitions, Teladoc (TDOC) holds great potential to garner benefits for investors. more…

Puerto Rico has a post-Maria Medicaid crisis — and Congress and the White House refuse to do anything about it
Rawstory.com

For years, the level of U.S. federal funding for Puerto Rico’s Medicaid program has not been anywhere near enough to provide the island’s needy with a level of medical care comparable to that of other American citizens. The federal government guarantees the s… more…

Electronic inhaler monitoring reduces hospitalizations, ER visits in patients with COPD
Eurekalert.org

In one of the first-of-its-kind studies, Cleveland Clinic researchers found that the use of electronic inhaler monitoring, in combination with a disease management program, is associated with reduced healthcare utilization in patients with chronic obstructive… more…

Body fat distribution linked to higher risk of aggressive prostate cancer
Eurekalert.org

In the first prospective study of directly measured body fat distribution and prostate cancer risk, investigators found that higher levels of abdominal and thigh fat are associated with an increased risk of aggressive prostate cancer. more…

The biggest health system in New York used to make 80% of its revenue from hospitals. A decade later, that's down to half.
Business Insider

Health systems are moving more and more of the services once provided in a hospital outside of its four walls. A decade ago, Northwell Health got about 80% of its revenue from caring for patients in hospitals. Now, that's down to about 50%. Existing hospitals… more…

How Finnish health tech startups are getting off the ground
Mobihealthnews.com

The ingredients of Finland's growing startup ecosystem include public-private partnerships, data research availability and a little bit of sisu. more…

Springfield Clinic partners with Prudential to oversee $300 million in retirement assets
Businesswire.com

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- $PRU --Springfield Clinic, the second largest multispecialty clinic in Illinois, chose Prudential Retirement as record keeper for its defined contribution retirement plans. Prudential Retirement is a business unit of Prudential… more…

QGenda #13 Fastest-Growing Company in Georgia
Businesswire.com

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #EOYSoutheastUS --For the 3rd year in a row, QGenda, the #1 cloud-based automated provider scheduling software, has been honored by The Atlanta Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) as one of the top 40 fastest-growi… more…

Lawmakers Can Prevent Surprise Medical Bills, Lower Health Costs
Cbpp.org

At a hearing tomorrow, the House Energy and Commerce Committee will discuss a proposal from Chairman Frank Pallone and Ranking Republican Member Greg Walden to protect patients from large bills when they unexpectedly or unknowingly receive care from an out-of… more…

Army Announces Expert Soldier Badge
Soldiersystems.net

In conjunction with the U.S. Army’s 244th Birthday, the Army announced a new proficiency badge today, called the Expert Soldier Badge. The ESB is designed to improve lethality, recognize excellence in Solder combat skills and increase individual, unit and ove… more…

2019 Financial Educator of the Year Award
Whitecoatinvestor.com

Today we announce the winner of the Financial Educator of the Year Award and offer thanks to all for spreading the critical message of financial literacy! The post 2019 Financial Educator of the Year Award appeared first on The White Coat Investor - Investing… more…

How events in emergency medicine impact doctors psychological well-being. St Emlyn’s
Stemlynsblog.org

St.Emlyn's - Emergency Medicine #FOAMed Ed – This blog by Laura Howard is based on her excellent work on the impact of events on emergency care clinicians. We hope that you read this alongside the other blogs and podcasts​1​ the team has put together on impro… more…

ESIC Hyderabad Recruitment 2019: Apply for 154 Faculty/Super Speciality Specialist & Other Posts
Jagranjosh.com

ESIC Medical College, Hyderabad invited application for the recruitment of Faculty/ Super Speciality Specialist & Other Posts in Hyderabad in various specialties. Eligible candidates can apply for the posts in the prescribed format on or before 24 June 2019. more…

AIIMS Patna Recruitment 2019 for 62 Faculty Posts in AIIMS Deoghar, Apply Online
Jagranjosh.com

AIIMS Patna is hiring for 62 Faculty Posts in AIIMS Deoghar. Check Details Here more…

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