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1 hr ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

National Healthcare Decisions Day

Today is dedicated to taking control of your long-term healthcare plans. It's National Healthcare Decisions Day a day to educate the public and health care provider about the importance of advance care planning.


Related Topix: Health

5 hrs ago | JD Supra

HHS releases new software for updating (but not replacing) HIPAA security risk assessment toolkits

Last week, the Department of Health and Human Services released a new, free, downloadable tool to assist small and medium-size health care provider offices to conduct security risk assessments .


Related Topix: Health

Tue Apr 15, 2014


Healthcare is hot for CIOs

WellPoint, Inc. announced that Thomas Miller has been named CIO, effective May 1. Prior to joining WellPoint, Miller served as SVP and CIO for Coca Cola Refreshments and served in the concurrent role as CIO for the Coca Cola's North America Group with responsibility for consumer-facing technologies in digital marketing, social media and loyalty ... (more)


Related Topix: CIO News, Healthcare, Wellpoint Health Networks, Insurance, Marketing, Health, Nebraska

WIVB-TV Buffalo

Fidelis adding 75 new IT positions

The health care provider is looking for information technology workers with a wide range of skill sets, entry level to management.


Related Topix: Health

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Application of Medical Records Act Argued in High Court

Arguments before the state Supreme Court in a case that is set to determine whether pharmacists have been overcharging attorneys for records focused on the 1998 amendments to the Medical Records Act, attorneys who attended the argument session said.


Related Topix: Health


Tobacco Road

No question but that CVS's decision to end the sale of tobacco products is highly polarizing, with diametrically opposed opinions on various levels.


Related Topix: Marketing, Health

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Bitter rift on youth mental health provider headspace

A major rift within national youth mental health service headspace has erupted, with one of its founding board members publicly raising questions about how the organisation is run and whether it is reaching the vulnerable young people it was set up to help.


Related Topix: Health

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Lewistown Sentinel

PHN is meeting the need

Residents of Mifflin and Juniata counties have a new option for health care and local public officials are touting it as a much-needed addition to the area.


Related Topix: Mifflin County, PA, Juniata County, PA, Health, Medicaid, Medicare, Bellefonte, PA

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Take care, A talk with . . .

Art Caron, social worker and behavioral health therapist with Keystone Behavioral Health, Chambersburg: This is the first in a four part series on mental health, taking a look at why having access to mental health care is important to our community and why people don't seek help.


Related Topix: Chambersburg, PA, Health, Franklin County, PA, Opinion

Charleston Daily Mail

Mobile service cuts health costs, turnaround time

A health care startup headquartered in Hurricane is reducing the cost of X-rays for patients who can't get to a doctor or hospital.


Related Topix: Hurricane, WV, Medicine, Health, Radiology, Huntington, WV

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Business Wire

Jason Gurahoo is New CFO at EMQ FamiliesFirst

In his new position, Jason will oversee accounting and finance for the agency, which serves children in crisis and their families in more than 30 counties in California.


Related Topix: Health, University of Florida, University of South Florida

Revenue-Cycle Manager

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Related Topix: Monster, Human Resources, Health

Bangor Daily News

Long-secret Medicare data reveals payments to Maine doctors

More than 20 Maine health providers were paid at least $1 million each from Medicare in 2012, according to a trove of government data released Wednesday that sheds unprecedented light on health care billing across the country.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare, Health, Maine, Scarborough, ME, Health Insurance

Medical News Today

Could genome sequencing of MRSA allow doctors to gauge strain severity?

By sequencing the genome of MRSA, scientists may be able to predict the severity of infection in an individual, according to a new study published in Genome Research .


Related Topix: MRSA, Health, Medicine, Genetics

Wed Apr 09, 2014

San Juan Islander

Measles Immunization clinic on SJI April 10

There are five cases of measles on San Juan Island as of April 9. The Health Department will be providing additional immunizations from 12 noon to 3 p.m. Thursday, April 10 in Friday Harbor.


Related Topix: Friday Harbor, WA, Health, San Juan County, WA, Vaccinations


Officials warn of potential measles outbreak in Phoenix

An unvaccinated person who has measles may have spread the disease around portions of the Valley, Maricopa County Health Officials said Wednesday.


Related Topix: Phoenix, AZ, Maricopa County, AZ, Health, Cave Creek, AZ

The Waterland Blog

Another case of measles in person visiting Seattle, Sea-Tac airport

Local public health officials have confirmed a measles infection in a traveler who was at Sea-Tac airport and two locations in Seattle during his contagious period.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Annals Of Internal Medicine

On Being a Doctor 4

"There's so much richness here. These writings go way beyond the stereotypical image of medicine as we've known it.


Related Topix: Health, Arts, Poetry

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Journal of the San Juans

Health department readies measles vaccine; clinics on San Juan, Tuesday, Orcas, Wednesday

In the wake of the recent outbreak of measles on San Juan Island, the San Juan County Health Department once again urges adults who are around young children, parents, and grandparents to ensure they are fully immunized.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Orcas, WA, San Juan County, WA, Friday Harbor, WA

Conway Regional Health System Still Mulls Affiliation Options

In October, Conway Regional announced it was exploring "potential strategic affiliation options," including partnering with another health care provider or system.


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