An American Heart Association conference over the weekend revealed a lot about what works and what does not for preventing heart attacks and other problems.
Vanderbilt requires multi-factor authentication, Amazon Web Services adds HIPAA-eligible tools and the placebo effect gets stronger.
After a year of fielding several takeover attempts, the electronic health records vendor will be acquired by Veritas Capital and Evergreen Coast Capital.
A Washington University researcher has pinpointed six biomarkers that could lead to a simple breathalyzer test for malaria.
The early association health plans being formed under a Trump administration rule finalized in June claim to comply with Affordable Care Act rules, yet still deliver lower premiums than comparable ACA exchange plans.
A list of 20 healthcare organizations ranked by lobbying expenditures for the first ten months of 2018. Source: OpenSecrets.org and the Center for Responsive Politics. Published Nov. 12, 2018.
The FDA on Nov. 2 approved a new super-potent opioid tablet for use in hospitals. While prescribing numbers for opioids have been declining for the past few years, prescription use of painkillers still present a major challenge for combating the overall opioid crisis.
While many addiction treatment centers offer therapeutic sessions involving painting or yoga, former Korn guitarist Wesley Geer’s Rock to Recovery puts music to work.
A key element is adding support staff and increasing their care responsibilities to enable physicians to see more patients more efficiently.
There won’t be any shortage of hot topics at the American Medical Association’s interim meeting just outside of Washington, D.C.