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6th Annual Women Leaders In Healthcare Conference

The conference focuses on ambitious women professionals in healthcare and networking opportunities, speaker series and discussion panels, all designed to “improve leadership potential, enhance skill sets and inform decision-making.”...

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Seven Of Ten Most Profitable Hospitals Are Non-Profits

In the study, hospitals that were the most lucrative were those affiliated with larger health care systems who saw less competition in their markets....

Healthcare News

Nursing Schools Across the Country Strive to Reduce Prescription Drug Abuse

Nursing students will now be specially trained to perform basic nursing responsibilities, as well as physician responsibilities like ordering tests and, of course, prescribing medication....

Logo Of The Week

Logo Of The Week: St. Joseph Health

Logo Of The Week: St. Joseph Health

Thursday, May 19, 2016 by Samantha Hendricks and tagged Hospitals, Logo Of The Week,

St. Joseph Health's goal is to improve health and quality by bringing people together to “provide compassionate care, promote health improvement and create healthy communities.”...

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From The Blog

May 24, 2016 8:58:28 AM

Medicaid Beneficiaries Evicted From Nursing Homes

Medicaid residents are seen as less profitable than residents that pay out of pocket, or with other types of insurance such as Medicare, and as such are “less desirable” to the homes.

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May 23, 2016 11:05:19 AM

Doctor Assisted Injection Facilities For Drug Addicts? A Novel Approach To America's Opioid Epidemic

This new approach has been less than warmly accepted by many US officials who criticize that proposed injection facilities  are equivalent to waving a white flag at an epidemic that should be fought with prevention and treatment.

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May 20, 2016 2:24:20 PM

"Kidney In A Chip" Lets Doctors See How Medications Behave In The Human Body

The microfluidic chip is essentially comprised of three distinct layers- an upper layer and bottom layer, separated by a membrane containing human kidney cells. 

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