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Joint Commission Report Leadership Safety Failures: How to Increase Safety at Your Healthcare Facility Today
Health Reform
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Health Reform
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Joint Commission Report Leadership Safety Failures: How to Increase Safety at Your Healthcare Facility Today

JohnHenning - May 3, 2017

While hospital and other healthcare facilities do a wonderful job caring for millions of patients across America every year, often with very tight budgets and limited staff,…

Medical Devices
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Improving Healthcare With Key Technology Additions

Phil Cohen - January 29, 2016

Everyone seems to have an electronic device in their hands today, from corporate executives to local plumbers. Technology has improved several aspects of life, including healthcare. Doctors,…

Public Health
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Different but the Same: Emotional Changes After Stroke

eCaring - May 21, 2012

When someone survives a stroke, a family feels relief, happiness, and joy. But no one can be prepared for the perplexing wave of emotions that a stroke survivor…

4 Ways Exercise Science Can Help Athletes Reach New Levels
Medical Innovations
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Medical Innovations
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4 Ways Exercise Science Can Help Athletes Reach New Levels

MarlenaStoddard - March 14, 2017

Using science to refine athletic performance has been around almost as long as sports themselves. Coaches and trainers have always sought better techniques and training to improve…

Diagnostics
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Health App: The iPhone Can Take Your Temperature

waxcom - May 8, 2013

The iPhone is a pretty amazing device. It seems like it can do almost everything. From treating amblyopia – lazy eye – to serving as a digital…

Tech and Precision Medicine: 29 Companies Who Will Lead the Charge
Diagnostics
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Diagnostics
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Tech and Precision Medicine: 29 Companies Who Will Lead the Charge

eborukhovich - January 22, 2016

Tech companies will likely win large deals in the battle around precision medicine. Why? Those that understand technology and the goals of medicine will be able to…

New Protein Could Aid in Therapy for Mesothelioma
Medical Innovations
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Medical Innovations
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New Protein Could Aid in Therapy for Mesothelioma

jennacyprus - May 22, 2017

In the world of oncology, there’s a common consensus that cancer rarely has a single cause. Instead, the majority of cancer forms emerge from a confluence of…

Geriatrics
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What Does a Geriatric Social Worker Do?

eCaring - July 19, 2012

Amidst your journeys into the world of aging care, you may hear about social workers. If you’re not quite sure what they do or how they could…

Corporate Social Responsibility in Healthcare
Global Healthcare
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Global Healthcare
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Corporate Social Responsibility in Healthcare

Sherif Zaki Tehemar - August 13, 2012

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is a concept that has many different meanings and definitions. The way it is understood and implemented differs greatly for each company and…

How to Prepare for Your First Visit to a Psychologist
Public Health
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Public Health
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How to Prepare for Your First Visit to a Psychologist

Dr. Shonda Lackey - February 17, 2013

Maybe you’re finding it more difficult to get out of bed in the morning. Or, perhaps you notice that you’re not as social as you used to…

All About Genetic Counseling
Specialties
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Specialties
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All About Genetic Counseling

Trish Broome - June 30, 2012

Ten fingers and 10 toes. Many expecting parents will tell you that this is all they’re hoping for when asked if they would prefer a boy or…

Beyond the Buzz: 25 Content Ideas for Your Healthcare Blog
Business
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Business
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Beyond the Buzz: 25 Content Ideas for Your Healthcare Blog

Marie Ennis-O'Connor - November 14, 2014

I recently shared with you 7 reasons that healthcare professionals should blog, followed by a beginner’s guide to starting a blog. If you followed my advice and…

Top Differences Between ICD-9-CM & ICD-10-CM
eHealth
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eHealth
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Top Differences Between ICD-9-CM & ICD-10-CM

Andy Salmen - January 9, 2013

With the upcoming switch to ICD-10, major changes are being made to the way things are being done.  To help smooth out the transition, here are the…

Taste Buds: In Your Tongue and Gut
Wellness
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Wellness
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Taste Buds: In Your Tongue and Gut

DrTerrySimpson - February 14, 2013

Taste buds in your guts? Yes. And cats…they can’t taste sweet.  Taste buds are not just found in the tongue, but  throughout the entire GI tract, and…

How Addiction is Segmented Across the United States
Global Healthcare
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Global Healthcare
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How Addiction is Segmented Across the United States

Ryan Kh - May 18, 2017

Drug use and addiction can happen anywhere in the U.S.; however, its prevalence varies dramatically. New reports are showing that addiction rates are climbing in some areas while…

Are Medical Company Taglines Becoming Redundant?
Business
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Business
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Are Medical Company Taglines Becoming Redundant?

Chen Sirkis - February 25, 2014

Are Medical Company Taglines Becoming Redundant? Some claim that taglines are becoming obsolete. I read a post by Nicola Ziady a few days ago titled, “Hospital Taglines…

Can Natural Remedies Like RediCalm Decrease Stress and Anxiety?
Wellness
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Wellness
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Can Natural Remedies Like RediCalm Decrease Stress and Anxiety?

Ryan Kh - August 16, 2017

According to research from the National Institute of Mental Health, anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the United States, impacting over 40 million adults…

Business
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Giving Thanks for Connections to a Healthy Future

Principle Healthcare - November 24, 2012

 Taking a moment to pause at this time of Thanksgiving, I wanted to share a recent interview with Kaiser Permanente CIO, Philip Fasano during the NASA mHealth…

Essure: More Dangerous Than Alternatives or Simply a Failure to Communicate Risks?
Business
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Business
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Essure: More Dangerous Than Alternatives or Simply a Failure to Communicate Risks?

eyeforpharma - January 11, 2014

By Zuzanna Fiminska Précis: There’s been something of a public backlash against Bayer’s permanent contraception solution, Essure in recent years. By Zuzanna Fiminska Précis: There’s been something of a public backlash…

ICD-11 – The Next-Generation Coding System
Business
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Business
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ICD-11 – The Next-Generation Coding System

Nancy Khan - July 12, 2018

  The International Classification of Diseases (ICD) provides a public global standard platform to organize and classify information about diseases and related health issues. ICD is a…