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3 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

Students experience life in medical field at Modesto's Kaiser hospital

High school students from San Joaquin County spent the day at Kaiser Modesto Medical Center to see what it takes to be a health care provider.


Related Topix: Modesto, CA, Education Etc., San Joaquin County, CA, Health, Medicine

7 hrs ago | The Doings Weekly

Local business look: Mike O'Brien, Independence-4-Seniors Home Care

This week's local business look profiles Mike O'Brien, owner of Hinsdale-based health care provider Independence-4-Seniors .


Related Topix: Hinsdale, IL, Health, Cook County, IL, Western Springs, IL

11 hrs ago | CBS News

Obesity a big problem for U.S. firefighters

Firefighters face many health risks every day on the job -- including one that may come as a surprise.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health

15 hrs ago | JD Supra

HIPAA Data Breaches

HIPAA has been on the books since 1996. With the advent of electronic health records, HHS adopted security regulations to re The Security Rule was adopted in 2003 and includes data breach notification requirements.


Related Topix: Health

Wed Jul 09, 2014

BioMed Central

Health care provider perception of chronic kidney disease: knowledge...

Chronic Kidney disease is prevalent in the population, but also disproportionately affects African Americans.


Related Topix: Health, African-American, Nephrology, Medicine, Nursing, Kidney Cancer

Daily Press & Argus

Saint Joseph Mercy to invest $25M in Livingston centers

Saint Joseph Mercy Health System today announced the launch of a $25 million revitalization program to add private patient rooms at St. Joseph Mercy Livingston hospital and develop a short stay service that includes a 28-bed unit for overnight stays at St. Joseph Mercy Brighton.


Related Topix: Brighton, MI, Health, Livingston County, MI, Medicine, Nursing

Tue Jul 08, 2014


Flint health care provider gets $900,000 to train new providers

We knew the money was coming, now we know how much. A Flint health care provider is getting $900,000 to help train new primary care providers.


Related Topix: Health

Martin McKeay's Network Security Blog

Intrusive Healthcare

Soon your doctor may be giving you a call to discuss your buying habits and what they mean to your health.


Related Topix: Medicine, Science, Computer Science, Health

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Dobbs Ferry Daily Voice

Westchester Health Agency Offers Back-To-School Shots

"To help your children stay healthy year-round, now is the best time to schedule an appointment with your child's health care provider to ensure that they will have the immunizations they need," said Commissioner of Health Dr. Sherlita Amler.


Related Topix: Health

US News & World Report

How to Cope With an Overactive Bladder

You could be suffering from an overactive bladder if you cannot delay the need to urinate and need to go at least eight times per day.


Related Topix: Overactive Bladder, Health

Lower Township Gazette

County advises what to do during heatwave

There are a number of steps people can take to guard against heat-related illness.


Related Topix: Atlantic County, NJ

Seattle Times

Is Washington's mental health system working?

In a column last week, David Stone, the president of Seattle's biggest outpatient mental health provider, sounded a bit defensive.


Related Topix: Health, Publishing, Media, Seattle Times, Healthcare Law, Law, Opinion

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Pulse of the Twin Cities

Making single-payer health care happen in Minnesota

Legislation introduced by State Senator John Marty in the last hours of this year's legislative session is the latest hope that universal, single payer health care can be achieved in Minnesota.


Related Topix: Minnesota, Minnesota Government, Health, US Politics, Tim Pawlenty, US News, US Governors, Coon Rapids, MN

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Holtville Tribune

Job burnout: How to spot it and take action

Job burnout is a special type of job stress - a state of physical, emotional or mental exhaustion combined with doubts about your competence and the value of your work.


Related Topix: Health

Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Leaf-Chronicle

Health care provider improperly charged almost $2 million in Medicaid costs

A large corporation that operates dozens of nursing homes in Tennessee included nearly $2 million in improperly allocated Medicaid costs in one of its reports, according to an audit released by the state Comptroller's office last week.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Tennessee, Health, Long Term Care, Louisville, TN, Erin, TN

Burnley Citizen

East Lancashire's mental health data is the worst seen in reviews

A NATIONAL team has described East Lancashire's mental health provider as the 'worst' for providing accurate data about its services.


Related Topix: Health, Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

JD Supra

Begin Preparing for Pennsylvania's Enforcement of Act 122

The Pennsylvania Department of Health Bureau of Laboratories recently announced that it will begin to phase-in enforcement of Act 122 , which amended the Pennsylvania Clinical Laboratory Act , even though Act 122 became effective on December 18, 2013.


Related Topix: Health, Nursing, Medicine

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Daily Herald

Illinois health officials share picnic safety tips

Illinois health officials have some food safety tips ahead of the Fourth of July holiday weekend for those planning to picnic.


Related Topix: Health


Why Apple's Health App Means No More Guesswork

Christopher Hanifin is an instructor at and chair of the Department of Physician Assistant Master of Science in Physician Assistant Program at Seton Hall University School of Health and Medical Sciences.


Related Topix: Seton Hall University, Health

Wed Jul 02, 2014

O-R Online

Facts about anorexia

Q.I've had anorexia in the past. I've been in the care of a great therapist and have been in recovery for three months.


Related Topix: Health