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2014-10-15 16:29:07

The attempt to silence the voice of frontline caregivers comes after news that a second caregiver in Dallas has tested positive for Ebola after caring for a patient with inadequate protocols and proper protective equipment in place BOSTON, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060525/NETH016LOGO WHERE: State House Room B2 WHEN: Thursday, Oct. 16...

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2014-10-08 08:50:00

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Every day, your doctor makes hundreds of decisions concerning the health of his or her patients. The cumulative effect of this decision overload causes stress and fatigue, which can lead to poor choices later in the day, according to a new study from Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH). The study, published in a recent issue of JAMA Internal Medicine, reveals that doctors appear to "wear down" during their morning and afternoon clinic...

2014-09-30 16:28:34

Organization will mobilize population-health enabled Allscripts Sunrise EHR to help drive positive patient outcomes CHICAGO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust (WWL) and Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) are delighted to announce WWL's decision to implement the Allscripts Sunrise(TM) solution as WWL's new health information system. The system will be implemented across all three WWL sites and will completely transform the way WWL delivers healthcare in...

2014-08-26 16:28:56

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intelomed is pleased to announce that Mary Kay Deck (Kay) has joined the team as the Vice President of Clinical Affairs. With over 30 years in clinical, healthcare administration and the medical device industry, Kay's experience in taking medical technology and associated clinical protocols from late stage research and development to global expansion, is a valuable addition to the Intelomed team. "We are very pleased to have Kay on our team,...

2014-08-26 12:28:40

MINNEAPOLIS and REHOVOT, Israel, August 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - UK medical 3D printing specialist, Replica 3DM, supports NHS hospitals with surgery validation using its Stratasys Objet24 and Objet30 Pro 3D Printers - Performing surgery on 3D printed models prior to operations reduces theatre costs and anesthetic times; improves patient recovery and provides an effective aid for both patient and surgeon Stratasys Ltd. [http://www.stratasys.com ] (Nasdaq:SSYS),...

2014-08-14 08:28:18

LONDON, August 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CIOs, IM&T Directors, CCIOs, government representatives and leading solution providers will be gathering at the 5th Healthcare IT Exchange [http://bit.ly/1pP1Ct0 ] in December (http://bit.ly/1pP1Ct0). They will dissect and discuss how public and private organisations can drive greater efficiencies and improve quality of care in times of restrained budgets and change for the healthcare sector. Boasting a unique structure,...

2014-08-06 23:08:47

Dundas Data Visualization announces that a National Health Service (NHS) Trust in the UK has chosen Dundas Dashboard as its dashboard and data visualization platform. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Today, Dundas Data Visualization announces that a National Health Service (NHS) Trust in the UK has chosen Dundas Dashboard as its dashboard and data visualization platform. The NHS provides public health care in the UK and Devon Partnership NHS Trust provides mental health and learning...

2014-07-03 23:07:37

Nurse.com, the largest print magazine and electronic publisher of employment opportunities, continuing education programming and news for registered nurses, receives 2014 APEX Award for End of Shift column. Hoffman Estates, IL (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 The APEX Awards for Publication Excellence has honored Nurse.com with a 2014 award in the Regular Departments & Columns category for its End of Shift column. Recognizing excellence in publishing, this award lauds the individual...

2014-07-03 11:22:58

BMJ-British Medical Journal Survey of UK GPs suggests reforms have led to soaring workloads and are harming patients' health and wellbeing The majority of GPs in a survey carried out by The BMJ say their workload has soared in the past year because of their patients' financial hardship under new government rules for receiving benefits. Two thirds believe patients' health is being harmed by benefit cuts, while many feel their professional opinion is regularly disregarded by those...

2014-06-24 11:10:16

SAGE Publications A project has failed. So why continue to invest in it? This is a pertinent question for large organizations, like the UK National Health Service, which has a history of investing vast amounts of taxpayer's money into unrealistic and ultimately unsuccessful projects. According to business experts, organizations develop blind spots due to a perfect storm of unworkable policies and defensive behavior. In fact, organizations and individuals have a few things in common,...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.