1449 Articles Matching "ways"

Not-for-profit health systems working to get around tax on high exec pay

Jun 23, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Not-for-profit health systems are finding clever ways to reduce or avoid the new tax law's 21% excise tax on executive compensation that exceeds $1...
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June 25-29: Congress to Focus on Healthcare Costs

Jun 23, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
June 21—A Senate committee next week plans the first in a series of hearings focused on ways to reduce healthcare costs....
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The Medical Minute: Ways To Promote Healthy Summer Sleep Routines For Your Family

Jun 22, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The lazy days of summer can be peaceful and relaxing, but they can also wreak havoc on your body’s internal clock. Longer days, evening outdoors activities and a lack of school the next morning can throw even the most conscientious family’s sleep schedules out of whack. Dr. Cheryl Tierney, chief of......
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FDA's second draft shows Pre-Cert is coming along, still has a ways to go

Jun 22, 2018 (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
The FDA continues to move at a fast pace to develop and, soon, implement its pre-certification program for medical software...
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First Day Of Summer Means Peak Poison Ivy Season; Expert Offers Tips For Coping With This Hazard

Jun 21, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Summer officially arrives at 6:07 a.m. on Thursday. And typically, the first two months of summer coincide with the height of poison ivy season. Virginia Tech’s John Jelesko researches poison ivy and the chemical contained in the plant – urushiol – and ways you can make sure it doesn’t ruin your s......
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6 ways to tell better visual stories on Instagram

Jun 20, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Rule of thirds. Lighting. Gallery cohesiveness. Are you using top tactics to engage people on the powerhouse picture...
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June 18-22: Congress to Review 340B Oversight

Jun 15, 2018 , Healthcare Business News
June 14—Members of a congressional panel will dive into ways to change the regulatory oversight of a major discount drug program, including steps that could have big hospital impacts....
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Experiments To Cut Health Care Costs Emerge As Corporations’ Frustrations With High Prices Boil Over

Jun 13, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
From on-campus doctors to plans that are negotiated directly with nearby medical systems, which can earn bonuses for keeping employees healthy, big companies are looking for ways to drive down the huge line item on their...
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5 ways editors are like chefs

Jun 13, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Editors, like their culinary counterparts, often must turn disparate, incongruent ingredients into delectable...
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Researchers Reverse Cognitive Impairments In Mice With Dementia

Jun 12, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Reversing memory deficits and impairments in spatial learning is a major goal in the field of dementia research. A lack of knowledge about cellular pathways critical to the development of dementia, however, has stood in the way of significant clinical advance. But now, researchers at the Lewis Katz ......
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Doctors Rip Trump DOJ's Move To Gut Obamacare's Patient Protections

Jun 12, 2018 , Forbes
At the American Medical Association meeting this week, doctors are discussing numerous ways to protect patients and upset at the Trump Justice Department's move to gut Obamacare's guaranteed issue...
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Deaths of Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade spur suicide prevention efforts

Jun 09, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Many organizations are sharing ways people can help others who might contemplate taking their lives. Others have asked reporters to help stop it from...
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Experts suggest ways children can get Vitamin D

Jun 09, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Parents and caregivers should be aware of the three ways children can get the vitamin D they need, according to a new resource published in the medical journal JAMA Pediatrics....
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House lawmakers test waters on HSA expansion

Jun 07, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The House Ways and Means Committee's look at potentially expanding health savings accounts failed to resolve the question of whether that would help lower...
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Scientists map genetic codes of 3,000 dangerous bacteria

Jun 07, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters) - Scientists seeking new ways to fight drug-resistant superbugs have mapped the genomes of more than 3,000 bacteria, including samples of a bug taken from Alexander Fleming's nose and a dysentery-causing strain from a World War One soldier....
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Keep Your Kids Safe This Summer: Expert Weighs In On Proper Care

Jun 06, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The summer months are an active time for families and children. Summer sports and playing outside put children at increased risk for injuries – both small and large. But there are a few ways parents can keep their children safe and on their feet this summer. Because of their active nature, children......
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3 Ways To Stand Up To The Health Care System And Control Costs

Jun 05, 2018 , Forbes
Our current health care scheme expects patients to shop for care and haggle with insurance companies over covered services, but controlling costs as a patient is mostly a fallacy. I share three ways to effect change in our system, get better care, and hopefully control your health care...
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Five key takeaways from ASCO, the world's largest cancer research conference

Jun 05, 2018 , CNBC Health
The updates from ASCO can be practice-changing for doctors, life-changing for patients, and...
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FDA chief outlines new ways to speed up cancer drug approvals

Jun 03, 2018 , CNBC Health
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is taking steps to streamline the approval process for cancer...
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FDA chief outlines new ways to speed cancer drug approvals

Jun 03, 2018 , Reuters
CHICAGO (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is taking steps to streamline the approval process for cancer drugs, reviewing clinical trial data up front to make sure applications companies submit are complete....
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