The Ohio Department of Health released its annual report, 'Induced Abortions In Ohio,' yesterday.
As health concerns for former President Carter mount, it’s nice to be able to look back on his time in the White House and see something remarkably positive. Carter’s deregulation of air travel, commercial trucking, rail shipping and oil have delivered substantial and ongoing dividends to Americans. Show More Summary
When physicians prepare for patient visits, one of their first steps is to review clinic notes or health records that recap their patients' medical history. Since the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act of 2009, approximately 78 percent of office-based physicians have adopted electronic health records (EHR). Show More Summary
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Health officials in Sierra Leone on Sunday confirmed an Ebola death less than a week after the country's last known patient was discharged from a hospital. Samples from the body of a 67-year-old woman who...Show More Summary
This appeared earlier in the week:Ian Maddocks: Record of careIan MaddocksMonday, 24 August, 2015INTEGRATION of care is a common theme in health, with expectations that information technology will play a major part to bridge gaps in offering patients continuous, seamless care. Show More Summary
Bernie Sanders' record skews way to the left on one issue after another: health care, taxes, campaign finance, international trade, abortion and the Iraq war. Gun control? Not so much.
Contrary to an editorial blast today from the Lawrence Journal World, and an Associated Press story last Friday, Kansas is not suffering a permanent loss of federal assistance for reproductive health services. Open record information requested by Kansans for Life shows: that the state’s Title X funding exceeds what it was during the last year […]
Planned Parenthood filed a complaint in Alabama federal on Friday seeking to stop the state from defunding its health clinics after the release of covertly recorded videos attacking the organization’s handling of aborted fetal tissue. The reproductive-health organization took similar legal...
At a town hall in Englewood, Colo., August 25, an audience member asked Bush about his record on women’s health, as well as what he would do for women’s health, particularly for veterans, as president. State Rep. James Smith, D-Richland, said there was no evidence of violations by Planned Parenthood. “There is nothing unique about
Deaths from the MERS coronavirus have surged in Saudi Arabia ahead of the hajj pilgrimage, with 19 fatalities recorded in a week, according to health ministry statistics.A total of 502 people have died in the kingdom since the virusShow More Summary
Grou.ps, a company known for its social community tools, is adding hardware and a focus on fitness to the mix with the launch of GymGroups, a service targeted at health clubs. See also: Under Armour's New "Record" App: A Potential Social Revolution In FitnessIt's a big shift in strategy, and... Continue reading
The noisemongering L.A. act HEALTH has, historically, not brought out the best in music critics. Reviews of Get Color and the band’s two remix records, both titled Disco, seem to have practically written themselves; there is probably no place in contemporary music criticism can one more dependably... Continue reading
Irv Lichtenwald, Medsphere Systems CEO Editor’s Note: Irv Lichtenwald is president and CEO of Medsphere Systems Corporation, the solution provider for the OpenVista electronic health record. Prior to joining Medsphere, he served as CFO of Advent Software, a leading provider of investment management solutions. Show More Summary
Rock Health sees the future, and healthcare technology is an integral part of it. The company, founded by Halle Tecco, funds startups in the field of digital health. Last year was a record year for digital health funding, with more than $4 billion invested in the market - a 127 percent year-on-year growth. Show More Summary
What does Grey Healthcare Group managing partner and chief engagement officer Erin Byrne see as the looming future? Wearables, electronic health records — and even implantables — could all see major breakthroughs by going mobile. In a recent interview with eMarketer staffer Tobi Elkin, Byrne argues that mobile is critical for managing consumer health. It’s […]
A new analysis of patient records indicates that certain drugs taken to improve heart health may also have anti-cancer properties.
Connectivity and integration are important qualities which add value and enhance the user experience when considering whether to adopt a specific electronic health record (EHR) platform. While many types of EHRs can get the job done, the path of least resistance to record, translate and integrate important data defines a superior [...]
This appeared last week:MyEHR to National eHealth Record Transition Impact Evaluation Created on Tuesday, 11 August 2015 At the COAG Health Council meeting in Darwin on 7 August 2015, Health Ministers received a presentation on an evaluation...Show More Summary
Sierra Leone has not recorded a new case of Ebola in the last week, a first since the outbreak reached the country in March last year, the World Health Organization said Monday. “This is very good news but we have to keep doing this intensive working with communities to identify potential new...
The DNC fired a warning shot in that battle Sunday, sending out a memo that took aim at the record on women’s health of two prominent GOP 2016 candidates: Jeb Bush and Donald Trump.