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Paperwork Consumes One-Sixth Of US Physicians Time And

Paperwork Consumes One-Sixth Of US Physicians' Time And Erodes Morale: Study

Provided by Mark Almberg, Physicians for a National Health Program Electronic health records increase doctors’ bureaucratic burden The average U.S. doctor spends 16.6 percent of his or her working hours on non-patient-related paperwork,...

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2014-10-31 23:13:49

Health.family.my, the premier healthcare portal in Malaysia will be launching more sections in the coming weeks. Health.family.my is the leading platform which provides all types of healthcare and medical information for Malaysians from all walks of life since its inception. Petaling Jaya, Selangor (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Health.Family.My has a comprehensive guide on all medical related issues and a large knowledge base of information to promote better health and general wellbeing in the...

2014-10-31 23:13:42

Nutritionfamily.com, the leading healthcare and medical portal in the region will be introducing its services to the Australian market. Nutritionfamily.com will now be made available through a new healthcare and medical portal for Australians from all walks of life. Melbourne, Victoria (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 Since its inception, Nutritionfamily.com has been providing relevant and up-to-date information and resources for the health conscious in its respective markets and this will now be...

2014-10-30 20:23:29

Healthcare organizations must think long-term to solve today's problems LONDON, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Challenges facing the healthcare sector are well known, yet governments and private sector organizations struggle with how to make meaningful change that will deliver sustainable healthcare - high quality care at an affordable cost. To create a foundation for meaningful change, KPMG International brought together 65 healthcare leaders, from 30 countries across six...

2014-10-30 16:27:39

Groups To Exchange Knowledge On Best Practices With Regard To Notifications During Transitions Of Care BALTIMORE, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Audacious Inquiry LLC, an information policy and technology company, announced that they entered into a collaboration with Johns Hopkins Community Physicians to enhance the clinical and operational effectiveness of Audacious Inquiry's encounter notification service (ENS). ENS provides reliable, real-time notifications and clinical...

2014-10-30 12:30:31

Survey Assesses Protective Gear Inventories at Safety-Net Health Centers and Clinics across the U.S. SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One-third of America's safety-net facilities reported limited supplies of waterproof shoe covers, gowns, face shields, single-use respirators and other personal protective equipment (PPE) the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends for treating Ebola patients, a nationwide survey of nonprofit health centers and...

2014-10-30 12:28:29

EHE's private provider network continues to expand as more employers realize the benefits of proactive preventive health with annual exams. NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EHE International, the recognized leader in preventive medicine and annual physical exams, today announced that I-27 Medical Center in Lubbock, TX has been named an EHE-certified preventive care center. Through I-27 Medical Center, EHE members in the Lubbock region now have greater access to EHE's...

2014-10-30 12:28:27

EHE's private provider network continues to expand as more employers realize the benefits of proactive preventive health with annual exams. NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EHE International, the recognized leader in preventive medicine and annual physical exams, today announced that Austin Diagnostic Clinic in Austin, TX has been named an EHE-certified preventive care center. Through Austin Diagnostic Clinic, EHE members in the Austin region now have greater access to...

2014-10-30 08:36:36

Clinical collaboration with CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic will increase access to care and help improve medication adherence for patients WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) announced today it has entered into new clinical affiliations with three leading regional health systems to enhance access to high-quality, affordable health care services for patients. The collaborating health systems include Baptist Health System in Alabama; Community Health...

2014-10-29 23:07:46

Innovative Technology Empowers Consumers, Removes Distance as Barrier to Care St Paul, Minnesota (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Aging Services Group, a subsidiary of Aging Services of Minnesota, the largest association of organizations serving Minnesota seniors, has partnered with GrandCare Systems, to change and enhance the way traditional caregiving services are deployed for older adults in the state. GrandCare Systems utilizes digital health and socialization technology to reduce health...

2014-10-29 08:33:17

New Provider-Friendly Solution Improves the Health Network's Care Coordination and Clinician Workflow SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Acupera, the leading provider of population health and workflow technology for health systems, today announced that Mennonite Health System has selected Acupera to help manage its growing patient population. Established in 1944, Mennonite Health is both an integrated health system and insurer that serves patients across Puerto Rico and the...


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maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.