Globus sues Stryker, ex-engineer for trade secret theft
Globus Medical (NYSE:GMED) yesterday sued Stryker (NYSE:SYK) and a former Globus engineer, alleging that she took proprietary trade secrets with her when she took a new job at Stryker earlier this month. The lawsuit, filed in the U.S. District Court for New Jersey, alleges that Madeline Davis broke her non-compete and non-disclosure pacts with Globus when she took the job Nov. 1 at Stryker. Hire in 2015 as an associate project engineer and promoted to project engineer in January, Davis worked on the Forge corticocancellous spacer for cervical fusion, according to the complaint. The NCND agreements bar Davis ...
Source: Mass Device - November 21, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Legal News Orthopedics Globus Medical Stryker Source Type: news
UN Agency Defers Action Cutting Ties to Tobacco Industry
Close-up of a woman hands hold and broke a cigarette. Credit: BigstockBy Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Nov 21 2017 (IPS)Back in November 2008, the 193-member General Assembly decided, by consensus, to ban smoking and tobacco sales at the UN headquarters in New York: a ruling observed by all affiliated agencies worldwide, including the Geneva-based World Health Organization (WHO) which has severed links with the tobacco industry. But there still remains one holdout: the 187-member International Labour Organization (ILO) in Geneva whose Governing Body, which meets three times a year, has postponed once again its decision on whe...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Thalif Deen Tags: Development & Aid Global Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news
Movement into employment: return on investment tool
This interactive tool is aimed at local commissioners and helps to assess the health and financial benefits of moving an individual from worklessness into employment. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - November 21, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news
Sir Leonard Fenwick misses chance to launch tribunal
The deadline for disgraced former trust chief executive Sir Leonard Fenwick to launch an employment tribunal against his former employer has expired, HSJ understands. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - November 20, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news
Who's hiring in Colorado? Here are the top 10 help-wanted advertisers
Who has the most jobs to fill in Colorado? One indication is which large employers are running the most help-wanted ads online. The Colorado Department of Labor and Employment each month lists the 10 employers who have the most online help-wanted ads in to fill positions in the state. The CDLE draws on data from The Conference Board's Help Wanted OnLine program. Here's the list for October. Click on the big image to see which Colorado employers are doing the most hiring. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 20, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Mark Harden Source Type: news
These 16 occupations in Greensboro earn more than $100,000 per year
Medical occupations bring in the highest pay in the Greensboro-High Point metro, followed by management positions in various roles. To come up with the top salaries, Triad Business Journal used 2016 data on salary averages come from the Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) program of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Only occupations with at least 50 jobs in the field are included. Click on the photo gallery t o see the 16 occupations in Greensboro that yield more than $100,000 in… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 20, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Rebecca Troyer Source Type: news
Kessler Foundation wins DoD grant to study employment of veterans with spinal cord injury
(Kessler Foundation) While employment barriers that hinder employment for veterans with spinal cord injury are well documented, research has yet to explore the strategies used by this cohort to succeed in the workplace. The study will extend the findings of the 2015 Kessler Foundation National Employment and Disability Survey to veterans with SCI. Researchers will compare how veterans with SCI treated in the Spinal Cord Injury Model System vs the Veterans Health Administration strive to work and overcome employment barriers. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
‘ If you want to be heard, speak in UNISON ’
Addressing UNISON’s LGBT conference in Brighton this afternoon, Christina McAnea, the union’s assistant general secretary with responsibility for bargaining and equality, spoke about how she increasingly hears the question asked of ‘why should I join a union?’ “Looking around the hall, some of you – not all of you – will be old enough to remember the UNISON TV advert that saw one cartoon ant trying to gain the attention of a bear.” It only hears and leaps out of the way when the single ant returns with a huge group of ants. The message was simple, she told them. “If you...
Source: UNISON Health care news - November 18, 2017 Category: UK Health Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article 2017 LGBT Conference Christina McAnea transphobia Source Type: news
LGBT conference opens in Brighton
Vice-president Gordon McKay opened the 2017 UNISON LGBT conference in Brighton this morning by thanking delegates for all they do – and appealing to them to do more. To be asked to speak first was “a tremendous honour,” he told the hall, before quipping that was “until you’re told, if you can speak first, people will know that’s the worst it can get for the next two days!” After laughter, Mr McKay said: “Thanks for the work you do four our union, every day … most importantly, just being with people when they need someone. “I hope you’re proud of yourself &n...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - November 18, 2017 Category: Food Science Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News 2017 LGBT Conference Source Type: news
Rural America at a Glance, 2017 Edition
A USDA report that provides recent trends in rural areas, including migration and population loss, income and employment, poverty, and broadband coverage. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - November 17, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
New care models threaten salaried GPs' employment rights, warns BMA
New models of care being introduced across the NHS could undermine employment rights for salaried GPs, BMA guidance has warned. (Source: GP Online News)
Source: GP Online News - November 16, 2017 Category: Primary Care Tags: Practice News Source Type: news
ABQ ranks well for workers in this medical field
It's not a bad time to be a nurse in Albuquerque. And the next few years will be even better, according to a study by financial advising company SmartAsset. After looking at several factors, including data for one and five-year employment growths, one and five-year income growths and the percent of the workforce who are nurses, SmartAsset laid out the top 10 best cities in which to be a nurse. Albuquerque came out at No. 6, beating out places like Da yton, Ohio, and the San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 14, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: May Ortega Source Type: news
Association between employment and mental health service use among justice-involved individuals - Lee LH, Lee S.
Using a nationally representative sample of justice-involved persons (N = 1525), the present study examined the extent to which employment status was associated with mental health service use by various service providers. The findings indicate that the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 14, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news
Medtech Employers Need to Keep Pace with Job Market
The medical device and diagnostics industry is a smart place to build a career. Professionals working in the field say they enjoy the work for the chance to pioneer new medical advances, to solve challenges, and to make a positive impact for patients. For the past few years, medtech employees have been able to call the shots, with an abundance of well-paying, meaningful roles and continued growth in the sector. As the trend toward crossover with consumer tech continues and as other industries piles on cool perks, high salaries, and prestige, leading medtech recruiters are urging medtech companies to keep an eye on their ke...
Source: MDDI - November 14, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Marie Thibault Tags: Medical Device Business Source Type: news
Nominations Sought for Federal STEM Education Committee
A new Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education Advisory Panel is being formed. The committee will advise the National Science and Technology Council Committee on STEM Education and assist with updating the federal government’s five-year strategic plan on STEM education. The formation of the body was directed in legislation passed by Congress in 2016. Nominations are sought of individuals from academic institutions, non-profits, and industry, including in-school, out-of-school, and informal education practitioners. Recommendations should consist of the name of the submitting individual, the...
Source: Public Policy Reports - November 14, 2017 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news
Stirling becomes latest council to sign up to Ethical Care Charter
“Social care workers provide a lifeline service for vulnerable people,” UNISON branch secretary Lorraine Thomson said this week as she welcomed Stirling Council in Scotland signing up to the union’s Ethical Care Charter. She said the move “shows commitment to a highly skilled workforce and those they care for.” Adopting the charter means the council will guarantee appropriate pay, training and working standards for care workers. It says that his will lead to a better quality of care for the thousands of service users who rely on it. Read UNISON’s Ethical Care Charter The council&rsq...
Source: UNISON Health care news - November 10, 2017 Category: UK Health Authors: Tony Braisby Tags: Article adult care adult social care ethical care ethical care charter local government save care now Scotland Source Type: news
Nations without Nationality – An ‘Unseen’ Stark Reality
This report explains the circumstances that have led to them not being recognised as citizens, drawing on discussions with four stateless or formerly stateless minority groups. The findings in this report underscore the critical need for minorities to enjoy the right to nationality.“Imagine being told you don’t belong because of the language you speak, the faith you follow, the customs you practice or the colour of your skin. This is the stark reality for many of the world’s stateless. Discrimination, which can be the root cause of their lack of nationality, pervades their everyday lives – often wit...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 10, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Baher Kamal Tags: Crime & Justice Editors' Choice Education Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Migration & Refugees Population Poverty & SDGs Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news
Concierge Medicine Keeps Morale High
Keeping morale high is often difficult in medicine. Concierge medicine can help, according to this healthcare expert. (Source: Physicians Practice)
Source: Physicians Practice - November 9, 2017 Category: Practice Management Authors: Wayne Lipton Tags: Blog Employment Work/Life Balance Operations Practice Models Source Type: news
Health Sector Trend Report, October 2017
Report provides a monthly summary of key trends in health care spending, prices, utilization, and employment. (Source: HSR Information Central)
Source: HSR Information Central - November 9, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
Insights into youth unemployment
Despite signs that Europe's economic troubles are easing, unemployment and insecurities in the labour market remain an issue for young people. Involving them more strongly in employment policymaking and implementation is just one of the insights to come out of ongoing EU-funded research. (Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre)
Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre - November 9, 2017 Category: Research Source Type: news
Ghost Workers Aren ’t Spooky—They’re Expensive
November 06, 2017The Democratic Republic of the Congo found $2 million in savings when they used data to uncover absent health workers.When a country uses theiHRIS software to manage their human resources for health, they sometimes get a bonus.Because iHRIS can connect with other software, it can provide data connections that offer unexpected benefits for the managers and leaders of a health care system. Sometimes, just connecting data between iHRIS and another system can save money —a lot of money.But it takes some detective work.Oh, not the kind that involves trench coats and fedoras. The kind that takes patience a...
Source: IntraHealth International - November 6, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: mnathe Source Type: news
Employed vs. Independent: Doctors Speak Out
Who brings in more money, employed doctors or independent practice owners? Experts talk about the advantages and disadvantages of both roles. (Source: Physicians Practice)
Source: Physicians Practice - November 6, 2017 Category: Practice Management Authors: Gabriel Perna Tags: Employment Healthcare Careers Operations Practice Models Source Type: news
Health and wellbeing as part of the reward offer
NHS Employers - This case study looks at the importance of communicating the entire reward offer to potential and existing staff, how the approach had been embedded in HR processes and the targeted approach to health and wellbeing. Case study (Source: The Kings Fund - Health Management Specialist Collection)
Source: The Kings Fund - Health Management Specialist Collection - November 6, 2017 Category: Health Management Authors: The King ' s Fund Information & Knowledge Service Tags: Workforce and employment Source Type: news
Top of the List: Nashville's biggest hospitals
What are the largest hospitals in Nashville? We ranked Nashville's hospitals by gross patient revenue. To view the top five and see which one tops the list, check out the slideshow with this story. For the rest of Nashville's top hospitals, take a look at this week's print edition of the Nashville Business Journal. The full list is availabl e in print and includes information about the number of staffed beds, total employment, owner and top executive. An interactive and expanded digital version… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 6, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Carol Smith Source Type: news
Technology helps nonprofits grow to next level
Advances in technology have helped Western New York nonprofits grow with new services, create efficiencies and serve more people without necessarily bulking up employment. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 3, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news
Clinical director loses employment tribunal over private work
A former clinical director has lost his employment tribunal case after a judge ruled he quit his trust over the impact a reconfiguration would have had on his private work, not over patient safety. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - November 3, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news
Job numbers reflect rising inclusion of Americans with disabilities
(Kessler Foundation) 'For the 19th consecutive month, the proportion of people with disabilities working has continued to grow, and once again, their gains are outpacing those of people without disabilities,' according to John O'Neill, Ph.D., director of employment and disability research at Kessler Foundation. 'The duration of this upward trend shows that individuals with disabilities are striving to work and that the processes and practices employers are using to recruit and hire people with disabilities appear to be paying off,' he added. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 3, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
Further education bodies call for Budget investment
In a joint letter to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, ten bodies representing further education staff, students and providers have called for extra funding to ensure a “stable and well-resourced further education sector” which can meet different needs and ambitions. The letter, sent ahead of the Budget on 22 November, warns that cuts have reduced the availability of learning opportunities for young people and adults, leading to the loss of over a million adult learners and thousands of staff from the sector in recent years. It goes on to welcome additional spending on technical education, but says that “i...
Source: UNISON Health care news - November 3, 2017 Category: UK Health Authors: Charlotte Jeffs Tags: News Press release budget further education government Source Type: news
Women and Malnutrition in Africa
In conclusion, it is arguable that there are improved impacts on nutrition if agricultural interventions are targeted to women and when specific work is done around women’s empowerment (for example, through behaviour change communication), mediated through women’s time use, women’s own health and nutrition status, and women’s access to and control over resources as well as intrahousehold decision-making power. That this may be dismissed out of hand is not unlikely either, given the persistence of male dominance.The post Women and Malnutrition in Africa appeared first on Inter Press Service. (Source:...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 31, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Raghav Gaiha and Vani Kulkarni Tags: Africa Aid Climate Change Food & Agriculture Gender Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news
Survey provides insight into demographics and health of California ’s transgender adults
The first release of transgender data from the California Health Interview Survey, the nation ’s largest state survey, reveals the demographic characteristics of transgender adults in the state — such as population size, racial makeup and marital status — as well as sobering disparities in their health status. For example, one in five transgender adults in California has attempted suic ide — a rate six times that of the state’s adult cisgender population.The health data used in a new policy brief by The Williams Institute and the UCLA Center for Health Policy Re...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - October 31, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news
Nigeria:Mass Exit of Doctors Looms in Lagos Hospitals
[Vanguard] Lagos -Tough times await patients seeking healthcare services in Lagos state-owned hospitals as medical doctors under the employment of the government yesterday gave notice of possible mass exit due to what they called the administration's insensitivity to their plight. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 31, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news
We & #039;re Closing Our Practice and Moving On
Economic opportunity, a busy international airport, and a warm climate are fueling our move from Massachusetts to Sin City, and from owner to employed. (Source: Physicians Practice)
Source: Physicians Practice - October 30, 2017 Category: Practice Management Authors: Leann DiDomenico McAllister Terence Redmond McAllister, MD Tags: Blog Employment Healthcare Careers Best States to Practice Source Type: news
Examining developmental changes in children's motor imagery: a longitudinal study - Spruijt S, Jongsma MLA, van der Kamp J, Steenbergen B.
Using a longitudinal design, the present study examined developmental changes in the employment of (motor) imagery strategies on the hand laterality judgment (HLJ) task in children. All children (N = 23) participated three times, at ages of 5, 6, and 7 yea... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 30, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news
Employment insecurity, mental health and suicide - Fountoulakis KN.
With the economic crisis an increase in suicidality has been reported across Europe but especially in Greece. Τhese reports hit the mass media headlines and were also included in the debate among political parties. The literature suggests that during peri... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 30, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news
Labour would scrap flawed assessments, says shadow minister
A Labour government will scrap the flawed disability assessment schemes that keep disabled people out of work and in poverty. That was the pledge from Marsha de Cordova, elected MP for Battersea in June and now the shadow minister for disabled people, when she addressed UNISON’s disabled members’ conference in Manchester this afternoon. Registered blind with a condition called nystagmus, Ms de Cordova (pictured), observed that like all those in the room living with a disability, she had faced problems “in education, in employment and in politics”. Explaining that it was only down to the fight of her...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - October 29, 2017 Category: Food Science Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News 2017 disabled members conference Labour Party Source Type: news
Einstein, JEVS training students for jobs as patient services reps
A group of 17 students have completed the two-month educational and skills training phase of a job training program preparing the participants to become patient services representatives with the Einstein Healthcare Network. The Bridge to Employment program at Einstein was created through a partnership by the Philadelphia-based health system and JEVS Human Services, a social services agency in the city. Students were hand-selected to apply for the program by their guidance counselors at Kensington… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 27, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: John George Source Type: news
Einstein, JEVS training students for jobs as patient services reps
A group of 17 students have completed the two-month educational and skills training phase of a job training program preparing the participants to become patient services representatives with the Einstein Healthcare Network. The Bridge to Employment program at Einstein was created through a partnership by the Philadelphia-based health system and JEVS Human Services, a social services agency in the city. Students were hand-selected to apply for the program by their guidance counselors at Kensington… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 27, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news
How Medtech Can Brace for Future Natural Disasters
Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria have firmly underscored the need for medtech companies to make sure their disaster plans are up to date and familiar to everyone in the organization. Puerto Rico’s more than 50 medtech plants are still reeling from the effects of Irma and Maria, which slammed into the island in September and crippled its electric power grid. FDA is working closely with 10 medtech manufacturers to prevent shortages of about 50 devices that are life-sustaining, life-supporting, or have only one source, according to a recent statement by FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD. Reliance on genera...
Source: MDDI - October 27, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Medical Device Business Source Type: news
Efforts to revive coal industry unlikely to work, may slow job growth
(Indiana University) Current federal efforts to revive the coal industry will likely do more harm than good to fragile Appalachian communities transitioning from coal as a major source of employment, according to a study conducted by Indiana University researchers. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 27, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
Sheffield signs up to the Ethical Care Charter
Sheffield council has become the largest local authority to sign up to UNISON’s Ethical Care Charter when council leaders joined general secretary Dave Prentis to formally sign the charter yesterday. This means that the council has committed itself to working with the city’s care providers to help them replace zero-hours contracts with guaranteed hours and to reflect travel time between home care visits in care workers’ pay. The council has also pledged to work with care providers to help them move further towards paying the living wage (currently £8.45 an hour) to all of their employees. The Ethica...
Source: UNISON Health care news - October 26, 2017 Category: UK Health Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News adult care ethical care ethical care charter save care now social care Yorkshire and Humberside Source Type: news
Nearly 235 million women worldwide lack legal protections from sexual harassment at work
More than one-third of the world ’s countries do not have any laws prohibiting sexual harassment at work, leaving nearly 235 million working women without this important protection. A study byUCLA ’s WORLD Policy Analysis Center also found that nearly 82 million working women live in 24 countries that do not have any legal protections against gender-based discrimination in compensation, promotions and/or demotions, or vocational training at work.“Gender discrimination in the workplace adversely affects employees and their families, and impedes the economic success of companies and countries,” said D...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - October 26, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news
New survey highlights impact of rheumatoid arthritis in the workplace
Rheumatoidarthritis patients are frequently not being provided with the level of support they require from their employers, according to a new report. A survey carried out by the University of Manchester and the NationalRheumatoid Arthritis Society has indicated that many patients feel their bosses are not aware enough of their condition, with many having to change jobs as a consequence of their condition. The challenges faced by arthritis patients at work The survey questioned more than 1,500 people in the UK and found that 39 per cent of patients feel that their employer lacks awareness of rheumatoid arthritis, up from 2...
Source: Arthritis Research UK - October 25, 2017 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news
Becton Dickinson breaks ground on $60m Nebraska plant expansion
Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) today broke ground on a $60 million, 69,000 square foot expansion of its Columbus, Nebraska facilities. With the expansion, the plant will switch from manufacturing glass syringes to plastic components, according to an Omaha World-Herald report. The production of glass syringes will move to other company plants while the Nebraska-based facilities will see an equipment upgrade that make it an automated plastic molding facility. The expansion will reduce the headcount at the 700-worker plant when it begins operation, slated for 2021, though employment in the state is expected to stay the same...
Source: Mass Device - October 25, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News bectondickinson Source Type: news
How to Find a Job and Enhance Career Search
Whether it's part-time work or a wholesale career change, AARP has you covered with valuable tips and resources to achieve employment. (Source: AARP.org News)
Source: AARP.org News - October 25, 2017 Category: American Health Source Type: news
People like us? Understanding complaints about paramedics and social workers
Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) - This research, carried out by the University of Surrey, sets out to improve understanding of the reasons for the disproportionately high number and nature of complaints to the HCPC about two professions - paramedics from across the UK, and social workers in England. It also considers what preventative action could be taken to address the issues and themes brought out in the report.ReportSummaryPress release (Source: The Kings Fund - Health Management Specialist Collection)
Source: The Kings Fund - Health Management Specialist Collection - October 24, 2017 Category: Health Management Authors: The King ' s Fund Information & Knowledge Service Tags: Regulation, governance and accountability Workforce and employment Source Type: news
An Advocate for Health Workers
October 23, 2017There's a looming global shortage of 18 million health workers. Can advocacy help fix it?Health workers are the backbone of strong health systems and thriving communities. Yet by 2030, the world will face a shortage of up to 18 million providers —hurting primarily those in low- and middle-income countries.That means mothers will go without necessary care, newborns will go without the assistance often needed to take their first breath of life, and countless patients will forgo the quality nursing and medical care they need and deserve.Advocacy can make a difference in every single community, in every s...
Source: IntraHealth International - October 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: mnathe Source Type: news
Different Solutions for the Physician Shortage
There is a shortfall of physicians in the field — here are a few potential ways to keep up with increasing demand. (Source: Physicians Practice)
Source: Physicians Practice - October 23, 2017 Category: Practice Management Authors: Jordan Rosenfeld Tags: Employment Staff Technology Operations Source Type: news
Kidney Failure Can Isolate Young Patients
Relationships and employment often suffer, study finds Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Kidney Failure, Mental Health (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - October 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
UNISON calls for swift deal on Brexit transition
UNISON called for a swift Brexit transition deal today and pledged to continue working to protect employment rights. Speaking after Prime Minister Theresa May updated Parliament on the negotiations following last week’s EU summit, general secretary Dave Prentis said: “Workers must not pay for Brexit like we did for the bankers’ crisis. “We need a swift agreement on a transitional deal now to keep confidence in the UK economy and prevent uncertainty and a cliff edge.” UNISON has been working to protect existing employment rights during the negotiations. These could be seriously weakened t...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - October 23, 2017 Category: Food Science Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News BREXIT employment rights EU Source Type: news
Being There for Patients Through Disasters
As a doctor, you should be willing to care for patients, even if it means coming in to help them after a natural disaster. (Source: Physicians Practice)
Source: Physicians Practice - October 23, 2017 Category: Practice Management Authors: Daniel Hoffman, MD Tags: Blog Employment Operations Patient Relations Source Type: news