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A Not-Scary Guide To Finding A Primary Care Provider
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If there's one thing you can do to empower yourself as a patient, it's finding a primary care provider — one who feels like a real partner. (An excerpt from How to Be a Patient ) View Entire Post › more…

NY Nurses Say A Strike Is Needed To Keep Patients Safe
Gothamist.com

The threat of as many as 10,000 New York City nurses going on strike intensified Monday as members of the New York State Nurses Association rallied outside the Mount Sinai Hospital in East Harlem. The union announced that nurses at Montefiore Health System, M… more…

Business roundups: Total Care opens in Dayton; Fresenius hosts open house in Livingston - Chron
Chron.com

Business roundups: Total Care opens in Dayton; Fresenius hosts open house in Livingston Chron Fresenius Care North America will host an open house for their new kidney-care facility in Livingston on March 21 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.. The business is located... more…

The Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians publishes Principles of Care Guidelines. Not surprisingly, they aren’t science-based.
Sciencebasedmedicine.org

Last week, the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians (OncANP) published "principles of care" guidelines. Try as they might, naturopathic oncologists tried to represent their specialty as evidence-based. Unsurprisingly, they failed. more…

Undervalued Growth And Dividend Growth In Health Technology: Part 11
Seekingalpha.com

Health Technology companies have underperformed the market since 2015. Strong fundamentals and weak stock prices spell long-term opportunity. FAST Graphs analyz more…

Psychiatry’s Failed Quest
Theatlantic.com

The biology of mental illness is still a mystery, but practitioners don’t want to admit it. more…

Texas Tech's $750,000 gift aimed to ease El Paso neurologist shortage - El Paso Times
Elpasotimes.com

Texas Tech's $750,000 gift aimed to ease El Paso neurologist shortage El Paso Times El Paso businessman Jim Cardwell family donation of $750000 to be used by Texas Tech to ease El Paso's longtime neurologist shortage. more…

HHS recommendations to reform the health care system
Healthcare-economist.com

HHS has a policy paper titled “Reforming America’s Healthcare System Through Choice and Competition“. In the paper, HHS describes four broad areas of reform. I describe each in term, some of the key policy recommendation under each of the four headings, and m… more…

Stryker Buys Israel-Based OrthoSpace, Strengthens MedSurg
Yahoo.com

Strong international presence and an acquisition-driven strategy are likely to fortify Stryker's (SYK) footprint in the global MedTech space. more…

Clinical guidelines from specialty societies often biased
Eurekalert.org

Clinical practice guidelines issued by specialty societies in North America often recommend health care services linked to their specialties, in contrast with European guidelines and those from independent organizations, argues a commentary published in CMAJ … more…

Absorbable antibiotic envelope can significantly cut cardiac device infections
Eurekalert.org

A Cleveland Clinic-led research team has found that using an absorbable, antibiotic-eluting envelope when implanting cardiac devices like pacemakers and defibrillators can cut the rate of major infections by 40 percent. more…

11 Benefits of Outsourcing Your Content Creation
Marketinginsidergroup.com

If you want to dip your toes in content marketing but don’t have the time or expertise to create your own content, outsourcing your content creation is an easy and effective way to reap the benefits without all the work. In fact, content marketing can be so p… more…

Mayo Clinic Collaborates with GIBLIB to Broaden Medical Education Accessibility Worldwide
Businesswire.com

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GIBLIB, the streaming media platform offering the largest library of on-demand medical lectures and surgical videos in 4K and 360-degree virtual reality, today announced a formal collaboration with Mayo Clinic to digitize and hos… more…

Mercy Medical Center Contracts with TransformativeMed to Simplify EHR Workflows
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SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/CORES?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#CORESlt;/agt;--Mercy Medical Center Des Moines signs TransformativeMed contract to streamline diabetes care with EHR-embedded GlycemiCare a… more…

Los Angeles Conference Brings Together World Leaders in Aesthetic Surgery to Host Most Advanced Aesthetics Industry Event – March 21-24, 2019
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LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/cosmeticsurgery?src=hash" target="_blank"gt;#cosmeticsurgerylt;/agt;--Los Angeles Aesthetic Medical Conference Brings Together Leaders In Plastic Surgery, Facial Plastic … more…

Complete Clinic Note Delivered in 45 Seconds or Less with New “Sopris Assistant”
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DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sopris Health, an intelligent clinical operations platform that enables providers to focus on human conversations while benefiting from the support of intelligent systems, today launched a new chat-interface documentation solution tha… more…

Harvesters, Humana and Sunflower Medical Group Join Together to Establish Mobile Food Distribution in Greater Kansas City
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KANSAS CITY, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Harvesters, Humana and Sunflower Medical Group Join Together to Establish Mobile Food Distribution in Greater Kansas City more…

Inovia Vein Specialty Centers Partners with Leading Vascular Surgeon in Northwest Portland
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PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With the addition of leading vein specialist Alexander D. Nicoloff, MD, Inovia Vein Specialty Centers has expanded into Northwest Portland. more…

Neural Analytics, Inc. Announces the First Site Initiation and First Subject Enrollment into the CODEX Study, Utilizing Autonomous Robotic Transcranial Doppler Technology
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LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Neural Analytics, Inc., a medical robotics company developing and commercializing technologies to measure and track brain health, announces today the first site initiation and first subjects enrolled into the CODEX Study, a prosp… more…

Physicians’ Education Resource® to Host First Annual International Congress on the Future of Neurology™
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CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Physicians’ Education Resource® to Host First Annual International Congress on the Future of Neurology™ more…

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