This appeared a few days ago:Why doctors hate electronic records — and what could change thatBy Dominic Fracassa June 12, 2017 Updated: June 12, 2017 3:19pm The health care industrial complex has spent billions of dollars and untoldShow More Summary
So, about this... RON HOWARD VOICE: There weren't. (Click here for an explanation of the "Ron Howard voice" joke.) Everyone please go back to the health care bill now. This was/is stupid.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. healthcare stocks posted sharp gains on Thursday, with hospitals and insurers climbing after Senate Republicans released a draft bill to replace Obamacare, while a recent surge in biotechnology shares showed no signs of slowing.
Public Health England records first downturn in infections in London, thanks to frequent testing and rapid treatment A big drop in the numbers of gay men becoming infected with HIV in London may signal that the Aids epidemic in Britain can be brought to a close, public health experts believe. Show More Summary
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, June 21 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump, under siege in Washington, defended his record at a raucous political rally in Iowa on Wednesday, rejecting a Russia investigation as a witch hunt and saying he was succeeding against all odds, despite no major legislative achievements. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Leslie Hoffman has been battling the SAG Pension & Health Plans for years, fighting for the benefits she earned during her long and bruising career as one of Hollywood's top stuntwomen. After she became disabled and unable to work in 2002, she began collecting SAG disability pension benefits. Show More Summary
64 is retroactively reducing or eliminating people's records and changing their lives. I am what you call a policy wonk. I work to end the war on drugs and dismantle the criminal justice system through polices based on health and human rights. Show More Summary
Apple’s health team has been working with tech startup Health Gorilla to add diagnostic data to HealthKit, CNBC reports. Apple is making a big push to expand HealthKit to become a portable repository of all of a person’s medical records,...Show More Summary
Parents and their children conceived through IVF treatment at a discredited Dutch clinic mired in a legal row can now access their records, the country's health minister has ruled. Jan Karbaat, the former head of the clinic, died inShow More Summary
Apple's efforts to centralize medical records on the iPhone are being done with the help of a small startup called Health Gorilla, and will focus on making it easier to share those records with different healthcare providers, a report said on Monday.
It was reported last week that Apple is working to turn the iPhone into a “one-stop shop” for medical record data and now a new report from CNBC offers up a bit more detail on those efforts. The report explains that Apple’s health team has been working with Health Gorilla, a small startup in the health industry. more…
NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s government is advising pregnant women to avoid all meat, eggs and lusty thoughts. Doctors say the advice is preposterous, and even dangerous, considering India’s already-poor record with maternal health. Women are often the last to eat or receive health care in traditionally patriarchal Indian households. Malnutrition and anemia, or iron […]
This appeared last week:My Health Record – Lessons From The Opt-Out Trial14 Jun 2017 By Dr Richard Kidd, Chair, AMA Council of General PracticeThe recent Federal Budget confirmed that the My Health Record will move to an opt-out model.While...Show More Summary
I thought I would have a look at the available statistics.-----My Health Record Statistics – at 11 June 2017Published 11 June 2017Over 4.9 million people have a My Health Record, with an average of 1 new record being created every 38...Show More Summary
Apple is focused on health care more than ever before, and if recent rumors hold any weight, the iPhone could become an essential component of your future visits to the doctor's office. The company's fledgling health care unit reportedly has a team pursuing an ambitious goal: to build a clinical data and record keeping platform for the iPhone. Show More Summary
A key predictor of the health of the American economy is inching closer to signaling a recession. The indicator in question is the US Treasury yield curve. That's a measure of the gap between short-term interest rates and long-term interest...Show More Summary
Apple is undertaking efforts to expand HealthKit to become a portable repository of all of a person’s medical records, CNBC reports. The idea would be to expand the iPhone beyond a place to simply record health and wellness data into...Show More Summary
Our iPhones already do a lot to keep us healthy, tracking our activity, sleep, mindfulness, and nutrition in the Health app. But according to a new report, Apple is working with hospitals and medical industry groups to bring your full medical profile to your phone, giving you full access to your digital medical chart. Show More Summary
Four lessons from Kaiser Permanente.
(Swansea University) We need improved quality of recording asthma diagnosis and events if the UK is to effectively use the very considerable potential locked within electronic health records to promote improvements in asthma care and catalyze research.