Putt-putt green at Levine Children ’s Hospital puts smiles on patient’s faces
Imagine it: A child who comes to Atrium Health Levine Children ’s Hospital with a behavioral health crisis enjoys a special, kid-friendly space to play outside. To play putt-putt, to draw with chalk, to be surrounded by fresh air, bright artwork and laughter. To simply be a kid, even while in the hospital. Thanks to the generosity of the Presidents Cup, that vision became a reality. The group behind golf’s premier global team event – which was held at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte in September… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 1, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Atrium Health Source Type: news

Oregon hospitals financial losses hit historic low
Two-thirds of Oregon hospitals are losing money. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 1, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Dr. Audrey Evans, Cancer Specialist Who Gave Families a Home, Dies at 97
She was a prominent figure in the field of childhood cancer when, in 1974, she helped create the first Ronald McDonald House in Philadelphia. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Neil Genzlinger Tags: Evans, Audrey E (1925-2022) Deaths (Obituaries) Ronald McDonald House Children and Childhood Cancer Philanthropy ' s Hospital of Philadelphia Philadelphia Eagles s Corporation Source Type: news

Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa diagnosed with concussion, flies back to Miami after being released from hospital
The Dolphins said he was conscious and had movement in all of his extremities. He was discharged from the hospital Thursday night and flew back to Miami with the team. #tuatagovailoa #hospital #dolphins #miami (Source: Reuters: Health)
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U.S. Suicide Rate Rose 4% in 2021 After a Two-Year Decline
Deaths by suicide increased 4% in 2021 compared to 2020, ending a two-year decline, according to provisional data released by the National Center for Health Statistics on Sept. 30. A total of 47,646 deaths were recorded as suicides during 2021, at a rate of about 14 deaths per 100,000 people. The largest increases were among men—especially young men. The age-adjusted suicide rate rose by about 3% among males in 2021 and by 2% among females (although the increase among females was not statistically significant) compared to 2020. The greatest increase among males—8%—occurred among ages 15 to 24. In 2020, su...
Source: TIME: Health - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tara Law Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Public Health Source Type: news

Temple University names its first female medical school dean
Temple University has appointed its first female medical school dean, and it didn't have to look far to find her. On Thursday, Dr. Amy J. Goldberg was named to the role after serving as interim dean of the Lewis Katz School of Medicine for the past 18 months. Goldberg, chair of surgery at Temple University Hospital and surgeon-in-chief of Temple University Health System, took over in an interim capacity following the sudden death of former dean Dr. John Daly in March. “Interim, however, does… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Nationwide Children's-invented gene therapy up for FDA approval
If approved, it would mean millions of dollars in milestone payments and royalties to the hospital. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Carrie Ghose Source Type: news

Did the Covid jab make a famous doctor's cancer WORSE?
Dr Michael Goldman, 67, of Erasme Hospital in Brussels, was diagnosed with lymphoma - cancer of the immune system - last summer. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Myles Garrett: I ’m grateful to be here after car crash
Browns defensive end Myles Garrett spoke to reporters on Friday for the first time since a Monday car crash that sent him to the hospital.Garrett’s Porsche flipped during the crash and a burst... #porsche #garrett #mylesgarrett #carcrash #pressconference #defensiveend #crash #hospital #browns (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Inspira becomes first South Jersey hospital to install Montco firm's robotic surgery technology
"It really allows the surgeon to kind of have a third arm." (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 30, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John George Source Type: news

Red blood cell distribution width as prognostic factor in sepsis: A new use for a classical parameter
Purpose: To evaluate Red blood cell distribution width (RDW) as a sepsis prognostic biomarker. Methods: 203 septic patients admitted to the ICU. Analysis of RDW dynamics, hospital mortality discrimination ability and the added value when incorporated to the SOFA, LODS, SAPS-II and APACHE-II scores using the AUC-ROC. Results: Non-survivors presented higher RDW values during the first week after ICU admission (p = 0.048). Only SOFA and RDW were independently associated with mortality when adjusted by Charlson, immunosuppression, nosocomial infection, NEWS2, SAPS-II, septic shock and haemoglobin (p (Source: Current Awarenes...
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ESPN: Injured Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa'in Good Spirits' After Leaving Hospital
Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa left Thursday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals with an apparent that he suffered on a hard sack fromJosh Tupou.... #quarterback #hospital #miamidolphins #fromjoshtupou #tuatagovailoa #espn #cincinnatibengals (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Home-Based Palliative Care Improves Heart Failure Outcomes Home-Based Palliative Care Improves Heart Failure Outcomes
Patients with chronic heart failure who got palliative care at home were almost 50% more likely to die at home than in the hospital, compared with patients who received usual careMedscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
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Ginni Thomas tells Jan. 6 panel her husband was " completely unaware " of texts with Mark Meadows
Her husband was "completely unaware of my texts with Mark Meadows until this committee leaked them to the press while he was in a hospital bed fighting an infection," Ginni Thomas said. #ginnithomas #markmeadows #texts (Source: Reuters: Health)
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New NHS hospitals might have to be built for single patient rooms only
In a major change to hospital design, health chiefs are debating whether to house people exclusively in single rooms at 48 new hospital set to built across the UK by 2030. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news