A bipartisan coalition of lawmakers and private companies called on Congress to pass legislation that would protect electronic health records from potential misuse and identity theft.
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The House and Senate have passed legislation on wounded veterans.
Editorial summarizes recent newspaper coverage of health care proposals in Kansas and Rhode Island.
These consumer driven health products (CDHPs) and services will be available for large and small businesses, and individuals.
President Bush announced a proposal to revamp the health care and disability system for wounded veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
About 60% of department heads at medical schools and teaching hospitals in the U.S. have personal financial relationships with pharmaceutical or medical device companies.
It is time to decide -- do we reform the current military and veterans' disability evaluation and compensation systems or limp along, placing Band-Aids over existing flaws?
Medicare beneficiaries who receive care in the highest-ranked U.S. hospitals are 71% less likely to die than those who receive care in the lowest-ranked facilities.
The Most Comprehensive Annual Study of Hospital Quality in America Examines 41 Million Hospitalization Records at 5,000 Hospitals Over Three Years; Mortality Rates Improve Nationally.
Pope Benedict XVI called on South Korea to halt human embryonic stem cell research and human cloning.
Researchers are carrying out a study to find out if a new type of computer-based psychological support could be beneficial for people who experience difficulties as a result of their appearance.
Langford IC Systems introduced The Manzi Mach 1 Cleaner-Processor, the only Parametric Release liquid chemical instrument processor. The Manzi is a fully integrated cleaning, sterilizing and rinsing system that cleans and reprocesses instruments at the point of use. This system is designed for use by hospitals, medical clinics, and in any medical setting conducting procedures involving medical instruments, including but not limited to lumen devices.
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Illinois Governor announced nearly $2.8 million in grants to help Illinois seniors and residents with disabilities live independently in their own homes and communities.
Determining how thousands of chemicals found in the environment may be interacting with the genes in your body to cause disease is becoming easier because of a new field of science called toxicogenomics.
John McCain announced details of his health care proposal, which seeks to expand health insurance to more U.S. residents and reduce costs.
A group of scientists, led by mathematicians, has taken on the challenge of building a common model of immune responses.
A new study conducted in Bangladesh finds that folic acid supplements can dramatically lower blood arsenic levels in individuals chronically exposed to arsenic-contaminated drinking water. Arsenic is a toxic element that is naturally present in some soils and water. Arsenic-contaminated drinking water is currently a significant public health problem in at least 70 countries, including several developing countries and also parts of the United States.
Hillenbrand Industries's Hill-Rom subsidiary has introduced a revolutionary new hospital bed surface that can enhance care for patients with pressure ulcers. The Hill-Rom E700 Wound Surface (a low air loss therapy surface) also offers new levels of flexibility for use within health care facilities. Unlike traditional mattress replacement systems, this surface easily converts to fit multiple bed frames, including Hill-Rom frames and a variety of other frames.
Fauquier Hospital of Warrenton, VA has been formally recognized by Planetree as a "Designated Planetree Patient-Centered Hospital."
The World Institute on Disability and the American Red Cross created an innovative national training, awareness and action program to help Red Cross staff and volunteers better serve people with disabilities during disasters.
ENCyclopedia Of DNA Elements project's pilot phase yielded provocative new insights into the organization and function of the human genome.
The Wall Street Journal examined the growing trend of medical identity theft.
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