Headline »

October 23, 2014 – 10:44 PM |

By Brad Broker
A physician who recently returned to New York City from a humanitarian trip in Guinea has tested positive for Ebola.
The New York Times …

Read the full story »
Business & Law
Law & Politics
Home » Archive by Category

Articles in Medicine & Business

Doctors Want Patients to Know Importance of Primary Care (VIDEO)

October 24, 2014 – 11:37 AM |
Primary care doctor

By Alan Lyndon
Primary care doctors have a message for all of the potential patients out there: Let us help you!
Family Medicine for America’s Health, a …

Colleges, NCAA Have No Game Plan For Concussions

October 23, 2014 – 9:37 AM |

By Jimmy Golen, AP

BOSTON (AP) — Colleges remain inconsistent in the way they handle athletes’ concussions, according to a Harvard University study that comes more …

Ebola Is Not The Only Infection To Frustrate Hospitals

October 22, 2014 – 7:47 AM |

By Jordan Rau
While Ebola stokes public anxiety, more than one in six hospitals — including some top medical centers — are having trouble stamping out less …

Why Physician Practices Need To Build An ICD-10 Bridge

October 22, 2014 – 7:24 AM | One Comment

By Charles Settles
The ICD-10 mandate may be delayed another year, but providers and EHR vendors shouldn’t view the reprieve as an opportunity to relax. Building …

CVS: Patients Filling Prescriptions Were Also Buying Cigarettes

October 20, 2014 – 5:02 PM |

Patients using medicine to treat high blood pressure, asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) were likely to buy cigarettes while filling prescriptions at pharmacies, according …

Urgent Care Clinics Defer to Hospitals for Ebola Testing

October 20, 2014 – 9:13 AM |
Mayo Clinic

By Julie Watson
When a Dallas County sheriff’s deputy who had entered the apartment of the first patient to die from Ebola in the U.S. …