Dr. Carey Andrew-Jaja of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center carries on the tradition of singing to newborn babies passed down to him by one of his predecessors. The post This Doctor Welcomes Newborns to the World With Song appeared first on The Good Men Project.
My book, The Guide to the Future of Medicine, comes out on the 2nd of September and I’m happy to share with you the foreword written by Lucien Engelen, Director of REshape Innovation Center at Radboud University Medical Center. I got to know Lucien in person about 6 years ago and he has always been very […]
Obama administration awards over $35 million to support facility improvements in 147 health centers nationwide to deliver better coordinated care Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell today announced $35.7 million inShow More Summary
David Sutcliffe has booked a series regular role on TNT's Proof, a supernatural medical drama executive produced by Kyra Sedgwick. It centers on Dr. Carolyn Tyler (Jennifer Beals), a skeptical, hard-science, brilliant female surgeon who is persuaded to investigate cases of reincarnation, out-of-body experiences, and hauntings. Show More Summary
UT Southwestern Medical Center faculty have received 19 grants totaling more than $26 million from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) to expand cancer screenings, investigate the effectiveness and viability for cancer therapies and radiation treatments, conduct research into cancer biology, and recruitment.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York City hospital confirmed comedian Joan Rivers was rushed to the medical center on Thursday after she reportedly stopped breathing during throat surgery at a nearby clinic. Mount Sinai Hospital gave no details...Show More Summary
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center has received an $18 million, five-year grant from the National Cancer Institute's Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP) to design and conduct community-based, multi-center screening, prevention and control cancer clinical trials.
by Dish Staff Virginia Postrel suggests some improvements for hospital-room decor: When the University Medical Center of Princeton tested a mock-up room with nice views, a sofa for guests and no roommates, it found that patients asked for 30 percent less pain medication, reports the New York Times architecture critic Michael Kimmelman. This result shouldn’t […]
The opening of a new emergency department at Long Island College Hospital has been put on hold following a new legal challenge by the union representing nurses at the medical facility.
The Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board granted approval this afternoon for University of Chicago Medicine’s $67 million outpatient medical center planned for Orland Park’s downtown.
Bottom Line: A multidisciplinary program (called a "bundle") that spanned the phases of perioperative care helped reduce surgical site infections (SSIs) in patients undergoing colorectal surgery (CRS) at an academic medical center. Author: Jeffrey E. Keenan, M.D., of the Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C., and colleagues. read more
Loyola University Medical Center has been redesignated as a Level III Perinatal Center by the Illinois Department of Public Health.
Outstanding basic research, a growing focus on translating discoveries into treatments, and a dedication to patient care have earned the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center (HICCC) of Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital an $18 million, five-year Cancer Center Support Grant from the National Cancer Institute (NCI).
Sorry, but no sympathy whatsoever for this jackass: An instructor who was shot by a 9-year-old girl who fired an Uzi at a northwestern Arizona shooting range died Monday night at University Medical Center in Las Vegas. The girl fired the weapon at the outdoor range that caters to heavy tourism traffic along U.S. Highway [Read more...]
Veterans Affairs Department investigators found no proof that delays in care caused the deaths of veterans at the VA medical center in Phoenix, a facility that became the epicenter of a national scandal over mismanagement in the veterans healthcare system and led to the resignation of Secretary...
The newly elected Foundation Board of Trustees include: Hilary DiPiero, Charles E. Komar, Shawn Reynolds, Danielle Sherwood, Jonathan Schultz, and Benedict J. Torcivia, Jr.
Hey, hope that continental breakfast is better than the hospital food: California Real Estate Regional Center (CaRE)—a "boutique real estate investment bank" and EB-5 regional center in Los Angeles—will be helping to get an extended-stay hotel built on the...
A federal investigation has been unable to substantiate allegations that 40 veterans may have died because of delays in care at the veterans’ medical center in Phoenix.
In a study involving mice, researchers at the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern (CRI) have identified a gene that contributes to the development of several childhood cancers. If the findings prove to be applicable to humans, the research could lead to new strategies for targeting certain childhood cancers at a molecular level. […]
Educated as a nurse, Maria Horton is a service-disabled veteran retired from the U.S. Navy who became the first Nurse Corps Officer to become a CIO of the National Navy Medical Center (NNMC) with fewer than 5 years of direct technical experience. Show More Summary