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Gordan Alloway, healthcare delivery expert, has recently joined PSN as a telehealth and telemedicine adviser.
The newly-released report confirmed that hospitals’ uncompensated care costs are estimated to have been $7.4 billion, or 21 percent less in 2014 than they would have been in the absence of Medicaid expansion.
In the journal PLOS One, researchers from the University of California-San Diego (UCSD) School of Medicine report how they analyzed the link between vitamin D and cancer to determine what blood level of vitamin D was required to effectively reduce cancer risk. The study included all invasive cancers, excluding skin cancer. One of the authors, Cedric Garland, adjunct professor in the UCSD School of Medicine Department of [...]
Details of a plan that will provide the foundation for building and implementing a measure portfolio to support the quality payment programs under MACRA.
Signed last week by Governor Jay Nixon, the law creates the new position of "assistant physician." A controversial new law in Missouri will allow medical school graduates who haven't yet passed their final credentialing exam to treat patients in under-served primary care settings. The law has encountered strong opposition from organized medicine. Signed last week by Governor Jay Nixon, [...]
Nanotechnology is a relatively new, but rapidly expanding field, where tiny devices and molecular-scale tools offer exciting possibilities for manipulating cells and their components.