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Outpatient Visits to Hospitals Decline Year-to-Year for First Time in 35 Years, Affecting Clinical Laboratories and Other In-hospital Services
Non-hospital-owned ambulatory care providers continue to take revenue from hospitals, as more patients choose urgent care centers and other options over emergency rooms Thanks to the popularity of urgent care clinics and other non-hospital-based ambulatory care providers, the year-over-year growth in the number of hospital outpatient visits has been on the decline for decades. Dark […]
Source: Dark Daily - February 24, 2020 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jude Tags: International Laboratory News Laboratory Hiring & Human Resources Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory Pathology 2020 Hospital Statistics Report Aaron Wesolowski AHA ambulatory care American Hospital Association anatomic patho Source Type: news

Three Gulf states, Iraq report first coronavirus cases, linked to Iran
Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman and Iraq on Monday recorded their first new coronavirus cases, all people who had been in Iran, which raised its toll from the disease to 12 dead and 61 infected.
Source: Reuters: Health - February 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Regular Exercise Tied to Better Quality of Life in Cancer Survivors
MONDAY, Feb. 24, 2020 -- Despite benefits in quality of life, fewer than one in four African-American cancer survivors report meeting recommended levels of weekly physical activity, according to a study published online Feb. 24 in Cancer. Jennifer...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 24, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

AAP: Pediatricians Should Promote Physical Activity in Children
MONDAY, Feb. 24, 2020 -- Pediatricians should promote physical literacy and activity in children, according to an American Academy of Pediatrics clinical report published online Feb. 24 in Pediatrics. Noting that only 26.1 percent of American...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 24, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Congratulations to our Society medal winners for 2020
Society medals are awarded to those who have significantly helped advance endocrinology, based on scientific excellence, broad contribution to our discipline and impact.Our 2020 medallists are listed below will present their plenary lectures at SfE BES 2020 on 16-18 November in Harrogate.Dale Medallist:              Dame Frances AshcroftSociety Medallist:           Professor ...
Source: Society for Endocrinology - February 24, 2020 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Philips Named a Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator for the 7th Consecutive Year
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, has again been recognized as a Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator™ in Clarivate Analytics' annual analysis of the global innovation ecosystem. The Derwent Top 100 Global Innovators report identifies the world's most innovative organizations, those that successfully develop
Source: eHealth News EU - February 24, 2020 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Philips Business and Industry Source Type: news

How South Korea ’s Coronavirus Outbreak Got so Quickly out of Control
Buses and subways in Seoul, the normally crowded South Korean capital, were unusually quiet on Monday, and social media was filled with posts with the hashtag “work from home.” South Koreans work some of the longest hours in the world, and companies tend to frown on allowing employees to telecommute. This drastic departure from the conventions of corporate culture are a sign of how the country is scrambling to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus. The country’s public health authorities have for the past several days reported drastic increases in the number of cases here, with 231 new cases on Monday,...
Source: TIME: Health - February 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Steven Borowiec / Seoul Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 onetime overnight South Korea Source Type: news

CMS: Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is seeking comment on the following information collections: 1) Home Health Agency Cost Report; 2) Electronic Medical Documentation Interoperability (EMDI) Pre and Post Pilot Measures Survey; and 3) Durable Medical Equipment Medicare Administrative Contractor Certificate of Medical Necessity and Supporting Documentation Requirements. Comments are due by March 25, 2020.
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - February 24, 2020 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

New in the Hastings Center Report: A call to confront mistrust in the US health care system
(The Hastings Center) 'For those who have faced exploitation and discrimination at the hands of physicians, the medical profession, and medical institutions, trust is a tall order and, in many cases, would be na ï ve,' writes Laura Specker Sullivan in 'Trust, Risk, and Race in American Medicine.'
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

CRISPR gene cuts may offer new way to chart human genome
(Johns Hopkins Medicine) In search of new ways to sequence human genomes and read critical alterations in DNA, researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine say they have successfully used the gene cutting tool CRISPR to make cuts in DNA around lengthy tumor genes, which can be used to collect sequence information.
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Leukemia drugs hold promise for treatment-resistant lung cancer
(University of Toronto) New live-cell drug discovery tool developed at the University of Toronto identifies two leukemia drugs and other small molecules as potential treatments for lung tumours that stopped responding to therapy.
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - February 24, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Official EASE journal European Science Editing goes diamond OA with ARPHA
(Pensoft Publishers) Starting from 2020, European Science Editing (ESE), the official journal of the European Association of Science Editors (EASE), is Open Access with all content freely available, and published as soon as accepted, on the journal website hosted on the ARPHA platform. The journal is being relaunched with a new editorial board, but retaining the same Chief Editor, Bazdaric. An introductory editorial published in the journal explains what has changed.
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

AARP Vital Voices Survey Program
Enter a keyword below to find answers to your AARP Research questions. ... Not Alone in Loneliness ... About one third of U.S. adults age 45 and older report feeling lonely, an increase of approxim...
Source: AARP.org Policy and Research - February 24, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

The health of the nation: a strategy for healthier longer lives
A report from charity Longevity UK claims to identify a “clear path to achieve the government's goal 'for everyone to have five extra years of healthy, independent life by 2035”.
Source: NHS Networks - February 24, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Israel may quarantine 200 South Korean visitors in army base: report
Israel may quarantine some 200 visitors from South Korea in a military base south of Jerusalem over coronavirus worries, Israel's Ynet news site reported on Sunday.
Source: Reuters: Health - February 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

State TV reports Iranian mayor tests positive for coronavirus, official denies report
An Iranian official has tested positive for coronavirus, state TV reported on Saturday.
Source: Reuters: Health - February 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

AARP Vital Voices Survey Program
Enter a keyword below to find answers to your AARP Research questions. ... Not Alone in Loneliness ... About one third of U.S. adults age 45 and older report feeling lonely, an increase of approxim...
Source: AARP.org Policy and Research - February 22, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Americans turn to crowdfunding to pay medical bills
1 in 5 Americans report contributing to a medical-related crowdfunding campaign for friends, family, even strangers.
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - February 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA approves first non-statin pill to treat high cholesterol in almost two decades
Bempedoic acid will provide patients and doctors with another tool to fight heart disease, the number one cause of death worldwide.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - February 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Laurie McGinley Source Type: news

At Walgreens, Complaints of Medication Errors Go Missing
Consultants working on a report for the drugstore chain were told not to mention some concerns raised by employees. Safety issues have also been flagged at CVS.
Source: NYT Health - February 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ellen Gabler Tags: Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Workplace Environment Workplace Hazards and Violations Drugstores Consultants Walgreen Co. Tata Consultancy Services CVS Caremark Corporation Source Type: news

Depression and anxiety screening in adolescents with diabetes - Watson SE, Spurling SE, Fieldhouse AM, Montgomery VL, Wintergerst KA.
Adolescents with diabetes are at increased risk for depression and anxiety, which when untreated negatively affects diabetes control. During a 6-month period, the Patient Health Questionnaire for Depression and Anxiety (PHQ-4) screening tool was utilized. ...
Source: SafetyLit - February 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Drinking and responses to antidrinking messages among young adults: an fMRI study - Garrison KA, Demartini KS, Corlett PR, Worhunsky PD, Krystal JH, O'Malley SS.
Young adults consume most of their alcohol by binge drinking, and more than one-third report binge drinking in the past month. Some will transition out of excessive drinking, while others will maintain or increase alcohol use into adulthood. Public health ...
Source: SafetyLit - February 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Mach7 teams up with Altamont Software
Data management firm Mach7 Technologies and Altamont Software have announced...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Strategic Radiology, Mach7 partner on data exchange tool Mach7 to show analytics software at RSNA 2019 Mach7 Technologies unveils major changes Altamont adds Pa. installation Start-up readies connectivity platform for SIIM 2017
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 21, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Surveillance of Suicidal Ideation and Self-Directed Violence Surveillance of Suicidal Ideation and Self-Directed Violence
Emergency department visits for suicidal ideation and/or self-directed harm rose significantly in 2018 compared to the prior year, according to this report.Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

Without Symptoms or Clear Test Results, Woman May Have Still Spread Coronavirus
FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2020 -- A report from doctors battling China ' s coronavirus outbreak raises concern that people who have no symptoms and initially test negative on medical tests might still harbor and spread the COVID-19 virus. The case involves an...
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Medicare-for-All could upend Minnesota — economically and politically
Minnesota has the highest percentage of health insurance-related and med-tech jobs in the country. So what happens if a presidential candidate wants to do away with private health insurance? That's the question posed by a Bloomberg report that looks at the Minnesota's reliance on the health sector — roughly 14 percent of Minnesotans work in health care or insurance carriers — and how those workers could figure in the coming presidential election. Donald Trump lost Minnesota to Hi lary Clinton…
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Mark Reilly Source Type: news

Nigeria: Are Doctors Justified for Leaving?
[Nigeria Health Watch] Editor's Note: A U.S news politics report that recently trended online showed how Nigerian immigrants have carved a niche in the United States as highly skilled workers. The numbers are impressive, with Nigerians ranking highest in the percentage of immigrants with a bachelor's degree, at 59%. The applause for this is commendable, yet it also means that as a country Nigeria is consistently and increasingly exporting its skilled workforce to other climes. In this week's Thought Leadership
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 21, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

When ' Time Is Brain, ' Mobile Stroke Units Speed Care
FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2020 -- Ambulances outfitted as " mobile stroke treatment units " provide faster treatment and reduce patients ' risk of severe disability and death, German researchers report. The new study examined the use of three mobile stroke...
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 21, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

CDC: 19.2 Percent of Unpaid Caregivers in Fair, Poor Health
FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2020 -- Almost 20 percent of informal caregivers in the United States report being in fair or poor health, with considerable variation between states, according to research published in the Feb. 21 issue of the U.S. Centers for...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Most Doctors Perceive Benefits of Vaccines for Children Program
FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2020 -- Most pediatricians report that the Vaccines for Children Program (VFC) has high perceived benefits, according to a study published online Feb. 21 in Pediatrics. Sean T. O ' Leary, M.D., M.P.H., from the University of Colorado...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

When Parents Hope for a Miracle, Communication Is Key When Parents Hope for a Miracle, Communication Is Key
When parents hope for a miracle for their critically ill child, pediatricians must maintain a careful balance between advocating for good medicine and respecting the parent ' s beliefs, according to a new report.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - February 21, 2020 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Interleukin-6 May Reliably Identify Patients with High-Grade Serous Ovarian Cancer
A new tool, in combination with those already existing, could distinguish between patients with malignant and benign ovarian masses, as well as those with a benign ovarian mass and normal ovaries.
Source: CancerNetwork - February 21, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Hannah Slater Source Type: news

A little good is good enough -- excuses and 'indulgence effects' in consumption
(Karlsruher Institut f ü r Technologie (KIT)) Ecofriendly materials, produced under good work conditions -- convincing arguments for most of us. But how do consumers really weigh compliance with such ethical standards? Not as much as they think: Researchers of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology used an example from textile industry to demonstrate that customers unconsciously use a single ethical aspect as an excuse for less moral behavior regarding other aspects. They report about these 'indulgence effects' and their significance in PLOS ONE.
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

2020 AARP Impostor Scam Survey
About three in five older workers (61%) have either seen or experienced age discrimination in the workplace. ... You are leaving AARP.org and going to the website of our trusted provider. ... The p...
Source: AARP.org Policy and Research - February 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Henry Louis Gates Jr. Hosts 'Finding Your Roots' on PBS
"The way to begin to establish a firm foundation is to find out on whose shoulders you're standing. ... Where did you come from? ... You are leaving AARP.org and going to the website of our trusted...
Source: AARP.org News - February 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Tracking Devices and Apps to Help You Find Lost Items
No more pacing the parking lot, checking the couch cushions, rifling through drawers ... You are leaving AARP.org and going to the website of our trusted provider. ... The provider ’s terms, conditi...
Source: AARP.org News - February 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

What to See and Do in New Orleans During Spring
After Mardi Gras is an ideal time to enjoy the city's fantastic food, festivals and fun ... You are leaving AARP.org and going to the website of our trusted provider. ... The provider ’s terms, cond...
Source: AARP.org News - February 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Forest Whitaker on Roles That Teach Him More About Humanity
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Source: AARP.org News - February 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Age-Tech Empowers People to Choose How They Live as They Age
It's one of America ’s most dynamic and promising sectors ... You are leaving AARP.org and going to the website of our trusted provider. ... The provider’s terms, conditions and policies apply. ... ...
Source: AARP.org News - February 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Avoid Mistakes on Tax Returns to Lower Risks of an IRS Audit
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Source: AARP.org News - February 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Which Has More Salt? Choosing Healthier Prepared Foods
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Source: AARP.org News - February 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

The Positive Impact of Intergenerational Friendships
Enter a keyword below to find answers to your AARP Research questions. ... Not Alone in Loneliness ... About one-third of U.S. adults age 45 and older report feeling lonely, an increase of approxim...
Source: AARP.org Policy and Research - February 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

A look at the impact of University City Science Center's shift in focus, two years later
It ’s been over two years since the University City Science Center decided to shake up its business model — and its new annual report out this week gives a look back on how the change has played out.  The nonprofit first announced in December 2017 it would shift away from its longtime focus on ma naging the office and lab space it owns across 16 buildings in University City and instead double down on programming and community-building. The news came ahead of its move into a brand new, 345,000-square-foot…
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michelle Caffrey Source Type: news

Prison needle exchanges driven by security, not health concerns, federal watchdog says in critical report
Only a "handful" of inmates enrolled in the prison needle exchange program in its first 10 months, because Correctional Service Canada appeared to design the program around security concerns rather than health, according to the correctional investigator's annual report.
Source: CBC | Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

US ranks lower than 38 other countries when it comes to children's wellbeing, report says
The United States ranks No. 39 in the world in measurements of children's survival, health, education and nutrition -- and no country in the world has excess carbon emissions at levels adequate enough to provide its youth with a healthy and sustainable future, according to a new report.
Source: CNN.com - Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

US ranks lower than 38 other countries when it comes to children's wellbeing, new report says
The United States ranks lower than 38 other countries on measurements of children's survival, health, education and nutrition -- and every country in the world has levels of excess carbon emissions that will prevent younger generations from a healthy and sustainable future, according to a new report.
Source: CNN.com - Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Two fire fighters die and one fire fighter injured when struck at a roadway incident - the NIOSH report -
This National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) report describes a 2017 incident in which two volunteer fire fighters died and one was injured while on a scene where a dump truck was tangled in downed telephone lines. The report details ...
Source: SafetyLit - February 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

School bus run-off-road and fire Oakland, Iowa - The N.T.S.B. report -
This article presents the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) report on an incident involving a 74-year-old school bus driver for the Riverside Community School District in Oakland, Iowa. The bus operated by the driver fell into a ditch and a fire ...
Source: SafetyLit - February 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Pickup truck centerline crossover collision with medium-size bus - the NTSB report -
This National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) report details a crash involving a 2007 Dodge Ram pickup truck driven by a 20-year old male that collided with a medium-size on US Highway 83 near Concan, Texas. The report describes the statements given by ...
Source: SafetyLit - February 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news