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Forget About Ebola And Get A Flu Shot

October 24, 2014 – 10:22 AM |
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By Michelle Andrews
KAISER HEALTH NEWS
Take a break from worrying about Ebola and get a flu shot this fall. While the Ebola virus has so far …

New York City Physician Tests Positive for Ebola

October 23, 2014 – 10:44 PM |
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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 …

Colleges, NCAA Have No Game Plan For Concussions

October 23, 2014 – 9:37 AM |
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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 …

Aspiring Doctors Should Prepare For The New MCAT

October 22, 2014 – 3:02 PM |
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By Alan Lyndon
The MCAT is changing and pre-med should be aware of the new topics if they want to get in to medical school.
Just about …

Ebola Is Not The Only Infection To Frustrate Hospitals

October 22, 2014 – 7:47 AM |
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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
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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 …