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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, 2017, 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

Arizona attorney general: Medical pot fees can, with limits, be used for other drug programs

PHOENIX — State lawmakers are free to use fees paid by medical marijuana patients to operate programs to help get people off of other drugs, Attorney General Mark Brnovich has concluded. But he said for these programs to be legal they probably have to ...

Source: Arizona Daily Star
Published: 08 Aug 2018

Sentara Norfolk General ranked 1st in Hampton Roads and 3rd in Virginia by U.S. News & World Report

An annual ranking by U.S. News & World Report ranked Sentara Norfolk General Hospital first in Hampton Roads, third in the state and 52nd in the nation. The top two hospitals in Virginia were the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville ...

Source: The Virginian-Pilot
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health says it’s eliminating sugary drinks from its vending machines

LANCASTER — Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is moving to eliminate sugary drinks from its vending machines, according to an announcement this week. The hospital said the move is part of an initiative across Penn Medicine, the parent company of ...

Source: WPMT
Published: 09 Aug 2018

Tampa General ranked top metro area hospital by U.S. News & World Report

The current ranking covers 16 specialties. Tampa General Hospital was also ranked as one of the top 50 hospitals nationally in these six medical specialties: In addition, TGH received “high performing” ratings in three medical specialties: cardiology ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Lafayette General Medical Center Unveils Xenex LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robots

LAFAYETTE, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Lafayette General Medical Center (LGMC) is the first hospital in Acadiana to use Xenex LightStrike™ Germ-Zapping Robots™ to enhance environmental cleanliness by disinfecting and destroying hard-to-kill germs, bacteria ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 07 Aug 2018

Lancaster General Health launching sugar-free initiative

Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health is taking part in a new healthy beverage initiative that will wipe out all sugary drinks from Penn Medicine-owned and operated facilities to promote healthy living for its patients and staff. The initiative will begin ...

Source: Central Penn Business Journal
Published: 10 Aug 2018

Arizona Attorney General Says Medical Marijuana Proceeds Can Pay For Addiction Services

Marijuana.com informs, engages and grows the cannabis community through coverage of marijuana law + politics, science + medicine, consumer trends, culture and commentary. The site also offers a forum for discussion of current events and issues of interest.

Source: Marijuana
Published: 08 Aug 2018

eWellness has Developed a New Partnership Outreach Program to All General Telemedicine Providers Focused on Treating Back Pain

It also stated that more women (10.9 million) received medical treatment for their back pain than did men (8.2 million). So, adoption of our PHZIO platform by general telehealth providers has the possibility of generating up to 19.1 million new patient ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Democratic gubernatorial, attorney general candidates discuss medical, recreational pot in Oklahoma

EDMOND, Okla. - With marijuana legislation a hot topic and on the minds of many Oklahomans, News 4 decided to talk to two Democratic politicians running for office in the November elections. "I voted yes," said Democratic gubernatorial candidate Drew ...

Source: kfor.com
Published: 04 Aug 2018

100 Year Old General Hospital Postcard

This vintage postcard of the former General Hospital in Medicine Hat, Alberta was mailed over a century ago on August 13, 1914 to Wyoming, Ontario – a small town near Sarnia in the south of the province. The message handwritten on the back of the ...

Source: Medicine Hat News
Published: 12 Aug 2018

NEW JERSEY ATTORNEY GENERAL'S OFFICE: Company Must Pay Ex-Worker with Sleep Apnea for Failing to Reinstate Him Despite Medical Clearance

Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and the Division on Civil Rights announced that a New Jersey trucking company must pay an ex-employee with sleep apnea $30,000 to resolve allegations it fired the man despite repeated medical examinations certifying him as ...

Source: Legal News Line
Published: 12 Aug 2018

Arts in Medicine accepting submissions for new show at Baton Rouge General

Arts in Medicine is accepting artists' submissions through Aug. 27 for its next exhibit in the Baton Rouge General Café Gallery, an art exhibit located in the cafeteria on the Bluebonnet campus. The theme is "Show Us Louisiana!" Anyone with artwork ...

Source: The Advocate
Published: 12 Aug 2018

Surgeon General to Address The Doctors Company's National Summit of Healthcare Leaders

"His focus on improving healthcare through nontraditional partnerships, leading with science, and promoting local community health solutions goes hand in hand with our mission to advance the practice of good medicine." In addition to the Surgeon General ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 08 Aug 2018

Georgia Attorney General approves partnership between Emory Healthcare and DeKalb Medical

The Georgia Attorney General’s Office has announced the approval of the strategic partnership and integration of DeKalb Medical and Emory Healthcare, solidifying the unity of the two health systems. With this final regulatory approval, it is anticipated ...

Source: Emory News Center
Published: 10 Aug 2018

Abilene has grown up around Abilene Regional Medical Center, or 'Potosi General'

Abilene has grown up around Abilene Regional Medical Center, or 'Potosi General' The area around Abilene Regional Medical Center has built up with a variety of health-care related offices and other businesses. Check out this story on reporternews.com ...

Source: Abilene Reporter-News
Published: 02 Aug 2018

Neonatal Phototherapy Devices Market Need Survey 2025 | General Electric Company, Atom Medical Corporation

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: openpr.com
Published: 13 Aug 2018

Eldredge, Cutts Promoted in Sports Medicine Department

Middlebury College has announced two promotions within the Sports Medicine Department. Rachel Eldredge has been elevated to the Assistant Director of Sports Medicine, while Matt Cutts has earned the title of Associate Athletic Trainer. "I want to offer my ...

Source: athletics.middlebury.edu
Published: 14 Aug 2018

State Attorney General approves making DeKalb Medical part of Emory Healthcare

DeKalb Medical will soon become a part of the Emory Healthcare system. The state Attorney General signed off on the deal and the partnership between the two will begin on Sept. 1, Emory and DeKalb Medical announced. “We are excited about today’s ...

Source: Decaturish.com
Published: 10 Aug 2018

ARKANSAS ATTORNEY GENERAL: Settlement reached with Medical Device Company

Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced that she has joined a coalition of all 50 states, the District of Columbia and the federal government to settle allegations against Delaware-based medical device maker, Alere Inc Arkansas Attorney General ...

Source: Legal News Line
Published: 04 Aug 2018

Breaking: Burned-Out Medical Scribe Hires Own Medical Scribe

AUGUSTA, Georgia – Exhausted and admittedly burned out from taking notes for emergency room (ER) healthcare professionals at Augusta Medical Center, medical scribe Amy Bruckner has taken it upon herself to hire her own medical scribe to help ease the burden.

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 09 Aug 2018

Dollar General Loses Appeal Of Diabetic Worker’s Bias Verdict

The Sixth Circuit on Tuesday upheld a $277,000 verdict obtained by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and a diabetic former Dollar General cashier who was fired after drinking orange juice at her register during a medical emergency before she ...

Source: Law360
Published: 08 Aug 2018

New Doctor Joins BMC Surgical Services, Providing General Surgery Care

... Dr. Adam Bowling to the medical staff of Berkshire Medical Center and the physician staff of Berkshire Surgical Services of BMC. Dr. Bowling is accepting new patients in need of general surgery services and is teamed with doctors Michael Cohn, Eugene ...

Source: Iberkshires
Published: 12 Aug 2018

Lafayette General Orthopaedic Hospital becomes Acadiana's first orthopedic hospital

Lafayette General Orthopaedic Hospital becomes Acadiana's first orthopedic hospital Lafayette General Southwest has been transformed into a full orthopedic hospital. Check out this story on theadvertiser.com: https://www.theadvertiser.com/story/news/local ...

Source: The Daily Advertiser
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Mass. General Named 4th-Best Hospital In Country By U.S. News & World Report

Massachusetts General Hospital landed at No. 4 on the U.S. News & World Report hospital honor roll; the same ranking it held last year. Brigham and Women’s Hospital is ranked 20th after falling off the list last year for the first time in 24 years.

Source: CBS Boston / WBZ
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Chief medical examiner to resign earlier than expected; state attorneys now in a rush to choose interim

State Attorney Melissa Nelson announced this week that Jacksonville medical examiner Valerie Rao was retiring at the end of the month, which means Nelson and another state attorney only have two and a half weeks to find a replacement for what is one of the ...

Source: The Florida Times-Union
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Nebraska Court: County, Not City, Owes Inmate Medical Bill

The city of Imperial appealed after the judge found it should pay. The appeals court on Tuesday said Nebraska law makes clear that medical services necessitated by injuries suffered during an arrest are chargeable to the arresting agency. In all other ...

Source: U.S. News & World Report
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Deputies: Polk man was viewing child porn at medical facility

Keith Garrard Sr., 63, was arrested by Highlands County deputies after staff members at a medical facility where he was receiving treatment saw him looking at child pornography on his laptop and alerted law enforcement, deputies said. Deputies saw the ...

Source: Tampa Bay Times
Published: 13 Aug 2018

Body of Pulse shooter Omar Mateen released from medical examiner's office

The body of the Pulse shooter has been released from the Orange County Medical Examiner's Office, authorities said on Monday. County officials said Monday that the medical examiner was no longer in possession of 29-year-old Omar Mateen's body. At the ...

Source: Atlanta
Published: 12 Aug 2018