Business/Technology

Employers’ Dream Of Controlling Health Costs Turns To Workers’ Sleep

Jan 18, 2020 at 11:36 pm by pj

  Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News    Charlie Blakey had a sense he was sleeping poorly since he often would wake up tired and hear from his wife how loudly.... Read More

Criticism is not Feedback

Jan 13, 2020 at 10:30 pm by pj

By WENDY SELLERS   Criticism assumes your way is the better way and inhibits the brain from learning. Paying attention to weaknesses smothers the brain. Your brain resp.... Read More

Definitive Healthcare Acquires PatientFinder

Jan 09, 2020 at 12:44 pm by pj

EMBARGO: Please hold for release until Monday, January 13th at 9:00a.m. ET      Acquisition Accelerates Company’s Strategy of Developing Actionable Go-.... Read More

Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic and Orlando Health Partner for New Orthopedic Hospital

Jan 06, 2020 at 11:39 am by pj

   “The expanded relationship makes Orlando Health’s orthopedic education program the most prominent in the Southeast”   ORLANDO,  (Ja.... Read More

A Reality Check On Artificial Intelligence: Are Health Care Claims Overblown?

Jan 02, 2020 at 05:05 pm by pj

  Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News   Health products powered by artificial intelligence, or AI, are streaming into our lives, from virtual doctor apps to wearable se.... Read More

Listen: The Cost Of PrEP, The HIV Prevention Pill

Dec 19, 2019 at 03:20 pm by pj

  KHN correspondent Shefali Luthra joined a discussion on the Vox podcast “Today, Explained” about the cost dynamics surrounding pre-exposure prophylaxis,.... Read More

Analysis: In Medical Billing, Fraudulent Charges Weirdly Pass As Legal

Dec 17, 2019 at 05:08 pm by pj

  Elisabeth Rosenthal, Kaiser Health News Much of what we accept as legal in medical billing would be regarded as fraud in any other sector. I have been circling aroun.... Read More

UF Health Acquiring Central Florida Health's Regional Hospitals

Dec 10, 2019 at 05:31 pm by pj

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Building on a strategic affiliation that has connected local residents to leading-edge stroke care and other health care services for several years,.... Read More

Benefits and Reasons for Molecular PCR Testing

Dec 09, 2019 at 09:31 pm by pj

  By DR. ESTÉE DAVIS AND RAMI PACKARD   The use of antibiotics is the single most important factor leading to antibiotic resistance around the world. Antib.... Read More

Stimulate and Motivate Through Productive Feedback

Dec 09, 2019 at 08:35 pm by pj

By WENDY SELLERS   Are you sick and tired of talking to your employees until you’re blue in the face about their work performance? Try providing feedback. Critici.... Read More

EOCC: Yes, Small Business Owner…There IS Value in Chamber Membership

Dec 09, 2019 at 08:26 pm by pj

  By DOROTHY HARDEE   Dear Editor, I am a small business owner in health care.  Some of my neighbors say there is no value in Chamber Membership.  A t.... Read More

Importance of Updating Your Website Now That Google Has Gone Mobile First

Dec 09, 2019 at 06:57 pm by pj

By QUINTIN L. GUNN, Sr.   In the last two years, there have been significant changes within and surrounding the internet as mobile phones have become a dominant factor.... Read More

The Aide Crisis in Healthcare

Dec 09, 2019 at 06:42 pm by pj

1.2 million additional aides needed in the next ten years   By TINA MARRELLI   The lack of qualified and compassionate aides is a crisis that impacts many facets.... Read More

How to Increase Patient Loyalty in 2020

Dec 09, 2019 at 06:20 pm by pj

By AMBER WOJCEK   The new year is when business owners often start thinking critically about changes they want to see in the new year. This is the time to put into plac.... Read More

Four Types of Commercial Real Estate Properties to Consider for Your Healthcare Practice: Office vs Retail vs MOB vs Hospital Campus

Dec 09, 2019 at 01:03 am by pj

By DOUG PRICE   There are four main types of commercial real estate properties that best fit the needs and requirements of healthcare professionals: office buildings, r.... Read More

Voluntary Benefits are Becoming not so Voluntary in the Changing Landscape of Employee Benefits

Dec 08, 2019 at 09:54 pm by pj

By DALE McMINDES  In a time when out of pocket expenses for healthcare are rising, many employers are turning to Voluntary Benefits as a way to both create cost containm.... Read More

Georgia Southern and Liberty Set to Play in the FBC Mortgage Cure Bowl presented by the Orlando Sports Foundation

Dec 08, 2019 at 05:42 pm by pj

    Kickoff between the Eagles and Flames in the first American football game at Exploria Stadium is set for 2:30 p.m.   The Orlando Sports Foundation (.... Read More

Electronic Health Records Continue to Lead to Medical Malpractice Suits

Dec 05, 2019 at 12:31 pm by pj

By DARRELL RANUM   A patient was treated with trigger point injections of opioids for pain management. The physician intended to order morphine sulphate 15 mg to be adm.... Read More

‘I Feel Like I’m In Jail’: Hospital Alarms Torment Patients

Dec 03, 2019 at 11:00 am by pj

As alarms proliferate, hospitals are working to sort through the cacophony that can overwhelm staff and cause them to overlook real signs of harm. Melissa Bailey, Kaiser Heal.... Read More

We’re Good at Standards of Care. What About Standards of Personalization?

Nov 30, 2019 at 02:53 am by pj

By GLENN LLOPIS   A 22-year-old and a 65-year-old are diagnosed with the same life-threatening disease. Their treatment protocols might be similar, but one has to endur.... Read More