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California attorney general wants oversight in hospital sale to Santa Clara County

just as it has no reason to put in jeopardy the medical services and protections patients rely on and currently receive,” he said. Anthony Wright, executive director of Health Access California, said attorneys general have been important in the past in ...

Source: Los Angeles Times
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Medical marijuana bill introduced in Georgia General Assembly

Legislation expanding Georgia's medical marijuana law to allow the growth and sale of low-THC cannabis oil was introduced into the General Assembly Thursday. The legislature passed a bill four years ago permitting Georgians with a variety of illnesses to ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Sabres send Kyle Okposo home for medical evaluation

because of the life-altering issues Okposo had in the summer of 2017 as post-concussion reactions landed him in the Neuro ICU unit of Buffalo General Medical Center. Okposo, 30, has 10 goals and ...

Source: The Buffalo News
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Medical school pushes plan for more doctors in rural Georgia

Medical College of Georgia Dean David Hess called the initiative ... The product was distributed throughout the United States by Dollar General Corporation. P.O. Box 3130 Albany, GA 31706 (229) 446-1010

Source: WALB
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Lafayette General Medical Center opens new Catheterization Lab

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) - Lafayette General Medical Center partnered with the Cardiovascular Institute of the south to open a new Catheterization lab. Nearly 5,000 patients were treated at Lafayette General Medical Center's Cath lab in 2018. Medical leaders ...

Source: KLFY News 10
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Evers wants to decriminalize marijuana, legalize medical use

Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, a Juneau Republican, has said he opposes medical marijuana and isn’t sure such a law could pass the chamber. emocratic Attorney General Josh Kaul has said he supports legalizing medical marijuana to help people ...

Source: The Washington Times
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Penn Medicine and CHOP Study Finds that Fetal Signaling Pathways May Offer Future Targets for Treating Lung Injury

The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center — which are recognized as one of the nation’s top “Honor Roll” hospitals by U.S. News & World Report — Chester County Hospital; Lancaster General Health ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Local Orgs Help Identify Medical & Legal Support for Trans Residents

Along with Out Youth and Austin Medical-Legal Partnership, Kind is now hosting Gender Affirmation: Law and Advocacy. The monthly education series seeks to provide general information on laws involving gender identity. Specifically, it focuses on resources ...

Source: The Austin Chronicle
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Nordic Nanovector ASA: Extraordinary General Meeting Held

The extraordinary general meeting approved all items on the ... deliver innovative therapies to patients to address major unmet medical needs and advance cancer care. The Company aspires to ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Parents: Keep medical marijuana dispensaries away from kids

Three quarters of parents indicated general support for legal medical marijuana, including one third of parents who support the option for children. Just 26 percent of parents opposed medical marijuana. At the same time, most parents agreed that ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Baby stomach discomfort medicine recalled due to undissolved ingredient

Here is the affected product: 4-ounce amber bottles, white plastic caps with safety seals and provided with an oral syringe, with UPC Code 8 5495400246 3 The product is sold in the United States by Dollar General Corporation. FDA says consumers should stop ...

Source: KPLC
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Lime Scooter Rental Company Sued by Family of Broward General Medical Center Employee Who Was Struck and Remains in Vegetative State

Scooter rental company, Lime, has been named in a negligence lawsuit suit for advising riders to “break the law” when using its electric scooters. The lawyers of Ashanti Jordan, a 28-year-old who was struck by a car late last year while using the e ...

Source: New Times Broward-Palm Beach
Published: 11 Feb 2019

Advanced Medical Support Assistant (General) Job in Multiple Locations – Department of Veterans Affairs

Basic Requirements: United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy. Experience and Education: (1) Experience. Six months experience of clerical, office or ...

Source: LemonWire
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Neonatal Phototherapy Devices Market 2017-2025: Novos Medical Systems, Natus Medical Incorporated, General Electric Company

The global neonatal phototherapy devices market has tread along a healthy growth path in the recent years and continue to expand at a promising pace. The market has massively expanded in the face of the rising prevalence of neonatal jaundice across the globe.

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 17 Feb 2019

OP-ED: An exception to the general rule of banking on medical stocks

Dear Mr. Berko: About six years ago, you wrote that medical stocks and defense stocks are not so affected by the changes in our country’s economy as mining, beverage, hotel and retail stocks are. So I bought 100 shares of Lockheed Martin at $73 and 200 ...

Source: Daily Journal of Commerce
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Untold drugs stolen yearly from U.S. medical facilities

Cichon, a former Baltimore police detective and investigator for the Maryland Medical Board, said that there’s virtually ... such as the $2.3 million penalty paid by Massachusetts General Hospital in 2015 — are reported, it’s several years later.

Source: Haverhill Gazette
Published: 18 Feb 2019

The Tri-Star State: Medical Marijuana Takes Center Stage In Tennessee General Assembly

The Tri-Star State — A Tennessee Politics Podcast — Week of Feb. 10, 2019 Marijuana is, once again, taking center stage in the Tennessee legislature. Republicans have filed bills this year that would allow for medical marijuana. And Democrats have ...

Source: WKMS
Published: 11 Feb 2019

Greene County Hospital Appoints Chief Medical Officer

Greene County General Hospital has appointed Frederick Ridge chief medical officer. He also serves as the hospital's chief of staff. Ridge has an understanding of rural health care as a physician serving for decades. He has a history with rural health in ...

Source: INside INdiana Business
Published: 04 Feb 2019

General Medical Council urged by MLC to be Far More Scrupulous with Doctors , as Jan Beute and Bartholomeus Lakeman are Formally Cleared.

(MENAFN - ForPressRelease) The Most Distinguished Chairman of the Final Appeals Board of the Medical Licensing Council , Professor Dr Joseph Chikelue Obi , has Publicly Decried the Colossal (Regulation-Related) Wastage of (Scarce) Medical Manpower and ...

Source: MENAFN
Published: 12 Jan 2019

Evers proposal to decriminalize marijuana, legalize for medical use

Attorney General Josh Kaul is also on board. He supports legalizing medical marijuana to help people get pain relief and help boost the state’s revenues.

Source: WKOW
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Correction: Preventability of Early Versus Late Hospital Readmissions in a National Cohort of General Medicine Patients

In Appendix Table 2, the number of patients given for site 2 is incorrect. The number should be 60, not 600. The In the Clinic® slide sets are owned and copyrighted by the American College of Physicians (ACP). All text, graphics, trademarks, and other ...

Source: Annals.org
Published: 31 Dec 2018

Lincoln senator calls out attorney general for his medical marijuana conjecture

A state senator challenged Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson Thursday on comments he made the day before on a radio talk show. Lincoln Sen. Adam Morfeld sent a letter to Peterson after he appeared on Omaha radio station KFAB's Scott Voorhees show ...

Source: Lincoln Journal Star
Published: 17 Jan 2019

UK doctors sceptical that AI could replace them: Study

When it came to predictions about the future of medicine, British general physicians (GPs) were generally sceptical that they could be entirely replaced by AI. "To our knowledge this is the first national survey that explores medical professionals ...

Source: Times of India
Published: 19 Dec 2018

Nvidia’s Clara health care platform and medical imaging SDKs hit general availability

Health care remains one of the fastest-growing markets for artificially intelligent (AI) applications and services, with an overall value that’s expected to reach $6.6 billion by 2021. It’s easy to see why: AI systems can analyze ultrasound scans ...

Source: VentureBeat
Published: 26 Nov 2018

Lakeshore General Hospital family-medicine team taking new patients

Ever since Dr. Amélie Cormier was a little girl, she knew she wanted to be a family doctor. She grew up watching her family doctor in action and was fascinated by the job. “In family medicine, you touch on a little bit of everything and I like that ...

Source: Montreal Gazette
Published: 06 Jun 2018

UC to Host Second General Internal Medicine Conference

The University of Cincinnati (UC) will host its second annual General Internal Medicine Conference Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at Manor House Banquet and Conference Center in Mason. The theme for this year’s conference is "Updates Every General Practitioner ...

Source: healthnews.uc.edu
Published: 15 Aug 2018