Preventive Services Task Force releases anxiety, depression screening recommendations

Fierce Healthcare

Preventive Services Task Force releases anxiety, depression screening recommendations. fdiamond. Wed, 09/21/2022 - 16:11

Preventing Misuse of COVID-19 Vaccine Medical Exemptions

Bill Of Health

Already, we have seen during the pandemic willingness among some licensed health care providers not only to spread questionable COVID-related information , but also to fulfill requests to circumvent COVID-related prevention measures. By Ross D. Silverman and Gabriel T. Bosslet.

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The Paradoxical Legal Treatment of Preventive Medicine

Bill Of Health

Preventive medicine is a tool used by individual patients, primary care physicians, and governmental agencies to preempt illnesses rather than to treat them after they have arisen. Despite this salubrious aim, stigma, shame, and fear often are attached to the use of preventative care.

Whistleblower suit: CVS prevented Part D members from accessing generics

Fierce Healthcare

Whistleblower suit: CVS prevented Part D members from accessing generics. pminemyer. Thu, 06/16/2022 - 11:30

A Guide to Improved Sepsis Detection & Compliance: 6 Areas You Should Address

This guide highlights key areas that your sepsis detection platform should address to minimize the impact of this leading, entirely preventable cause of in-hospital deaths, as well as how to increase compliance by 20% in 30 days. Download to learn more!

ACA preventive services provision in legal danger after latest lawsuit

Fierce Healthcare

ACA preventive services provision in legal danger after latest lawsuit. rking. Tue, 07/26/2022 - 16:37

US Preventive Services Task Force calls for anxiety screenings for kids

Fierce Healthcare

US Preventive Services Task Force calls for anxiety screenings for kids. fdiamond. Wed, 10/12/2022 - 08:47

8 ways hospitals can prevent a cyberattack

Healthcare Dive

After the ransomware attack at CommonSpirit, cybersecurity experts share the top ways health systems can protect valuable patient data

Blue Cross NC, NC State team on diabetes prevention program

Fierce Healthcare

Blue Cross NC, NC State team on diabetes prevention program. pminemyer. Fri, 09/03/2021 - 12:18

COVID-19 Vaccine Preventable Deaths Analysis 

Briggs Healthcare

Vaccines have proven to be spectacularly effective in preventing death from Covid-19, but the U.S. The Brown School of Public Health) Vaccine Preventable Deaths Dashboard shows that since vaccines became widely available, every second Covid-19 death could have been prevented by vaccines.”.

Judge finds employers not required to cover HIV drug, preventive service task force unconstitutional

Fierce Healthcare

Judge finds employers not required to cover HIV drug, preventive service task force unconstitutional. rking. Wed, 09/07/2022 - 13:44

Burnout, Tele-Health, and Accessibility: How to Manage the Expectation of a 24-Hour Workday

Speaker: Keith Carlson — BSN, RN, NC-BC, Host of The Nurse Keith Podcast

Learn how the healthcare industry can promote compassionate care and reduce burnout in a variety of ways.

American Diabetes Association Launches Amputation Prevention Alliance

HIT Consultant

What You Should Know: – The American Diabetes Association® announced a new initiative designed to address the urgent public health challenge of preventable amputation called the Amputation Prevention Alliance.

COVID-19 Mortality Preventable by Vaccines

Briggs Healthcare

This updated analysis estimates that nationally at least 234,000 deaths from COVID-19 between June 2021 and March 2022 could have been prevented with a primary series of vaccinations. Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare.

Alberta Health Services, Blue Cross plan tap Yes Health to pilot virtual diabetes prevention program

Fierce Healthcare

Alberta Health Services, Blue Cross plan tap Yes Health to pilot virtual diabetes prevention program. hlandi. Mon, 08/29/2022 - 11:46

American Diabetes Association, Podimetrics and Abbott collaborate to prevent diabetic foot amputations

Fierce Healthcare

American Diabetes Association, Podimetrics and Abbott collaborate to prevent diabetic foot amputations. hlandi. Fri, 09/23/2022 - 11:55

Preventable hospitalization costs among unvaccinated patients surged to $3.7B in August, KFF says

Health Care Dive

More than 280,000 hospitalizations from COVID-19 between June and August could have been prevented by vaccination, researchers found

The Legality of Pandemic Detection and Prevention Technology

Bill Of Health

Despite the promise Ecker’s model holds for preventing the next public health tragedy, there are a number of legal challenges that may obstruct the practical implementation of such a model, as the law strives to balance pressing public health needs with individual civil liberties.

An ounce of prevention

Nordic

Benjamin Franklin once said that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure…”. EHR featured

Sword Health acquires workplace injury prevention company Vigilant Technologies

Fierce Healthcare

Sword Health acquires workplace injury prevention company Vigilant Technologies. agliadkovskaya. Wed, 10/06/2021 - 10:46

Compendium 2022 Update: Strategies for Healthcare-associated Infection Prevention

CDC

Updated recommendations on how to prevent central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs), as well as ventilator-associated pneumonia, ventilator-associated events (VAEs), and non-ventilator healthcare-associated pneumonia (NV-HAP) were recently published.

New detailed guidance for providers on youth suicide prevention

Fierce Healthcare

New detailed guidance for providers on youth suicide prevention. agliadkovskaya. Fri, 03/11/2022 - 14:41

5 ways to prevent nosebleeds from stress

Healthcare Associates

5 ways to prevent nosebleeds from stress. 5 ways to prevent nosebleeds from stress. The post 5 ways to prevent nosebleeds from stress appeared first on Healthcare Associates of Texas. Plenty of us get squeamish at the site of blood, especially if it’s our own.

Worldwide Pressure Injury Prevention Day: Thursday, November 17, 2022

Briggs Healthcare

The National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel (NPIAP) is proud to announce thatWorldwide Pressure Injury Prevention Day is to be celebrated on Thursday, November 17, 2022. Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare.

Podimetrics snags $45M to prevent diabetic foot amputations with temperature-detecting mat

Fierce Healthcare

Podimetrics snags $45M to prevent diabetic foot amputations with temperature-detecting mat. rtorrence. Fri, 03/25/2022 - 14:44

COVID vaccines have prevented 2.3M deaths, 17M hospitalizations, $900M in spending through March, report finds

Fierce Healthcare

COVID vaccines have prevented 2.3M deaths, 17M hospitalizations, $900M in spending through March, report finds. dmuoio. Fri, 04/08/2022 - 13:42

KFF: Preventable COVID hospitalizations among unvaccinated cost U.S. health system $2.3B

Fierce Healthcare

KFF: Preventable COVID hospitalizations among unvaccinated cost U.S. health system $2.3B. dmuoio. Mon, 08/23/2021 - 16:01

AHIP and BCBSA analysis finds new law prevented more than 2M surprise medical bills

Fierce Healthcare

AHIP and BCBSA analysis finds new law prevented more than 2M surprise medical bills. rking. Thu, 05/26/2022 - 10:25

LGBTQ+ patients know less about preventive care and coverage than the general population, survey finds

Fierce Healthcare

LGBTQ+ patients know less about preventive care and coverage than the general population, survey finds. agliadkovskaya. Thu, 08/04/2022 - 16:43

How monitoring tools can prevent diabetic amputations

Healthcare It News

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Suicide Prevention – 5 Things You Should Know  

Briggs Healthcare

Fortunately, like other workplace fatalities, suicides can be prevented. This is important information that can help prevent suicide in your community. Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare. May is National Mental Health Awareness month.

How to Prevent a Stroke

Healthcare Associates

How To Prevent a Stroke. Having a stroke is preventable. Up to 80% of strokes can be prevented by making healthy lifestyle changes and working closely with your doctor to reduce your risk. Many risk factors for a stroke are controllable and preventable.

New bill aims to require hospitals to create workplace violence prevention plan

Fierce Healthcare

New bill aims to require hospitals to create workplace violence prevention plan. rking. Wed, 05/11/2022 - 16:13

RAND: Temporary ACA coverage subsidies could prevent losses in future recession if made permanent

Fierce Healthcare

RAND: Temporary ACA coverage subsidies could prevent losses in future recession if made permanent. rking. Mon, 11/15/2021 - 14:36

National Cancer Prevention Month: 10 Tips to Reduce your Risk of Cancer

Healthcare Highways

Cancer Prevention Cancer Prevention Month

HHS preps for launch of 3-digit nationwide suicide prevention hotline by July

Fierce Healthcare

HHS preps for launch of 3-digit nationwide suicide prevention hotline by July. rking. Mon, 12/20/2021 - 11:56

Medtechs need strategy to prevent bias in AI-machine learning-based devices: FDA

Health Care Dive

The agency is mulling the types of information medtechs might include in labeling for such devices to support transparency. A Philips rep cautioned about the pitfalls of "information overload "

Preventing unlicensed individuals and subsequent fraudulent claims submission

Healthcare Dive

A closer look at the nuances of monitoring licenses and multi-state medical license compacts

KFF: System-wide costs of preventable COVID-19 hospitalizations nearly tripled to $5.7B in August

Fierce Healthcare

KFF: System-wide costs of preventable COVID-19 hospitalizations nearly tripled to $5.7B in August. dmuoio. Tue, 09/14/2021 - 11:34

Reversing Lower Cancer Screenings, Preventive Care Rates With Recall

Solution Reach

Recalls/Recare COVID-19 Preventive Care observancesJune 5 is National Cancer Survivors Day. But unfortunately due to debilitating gaps in care during the pandemic era, there may actually be fewer actual cancer survivors this year than in previous years.

RaDonda Vaught conviction should be 'wake-up call' for health systems on transparency, harm prevention efforts

Fierce Healthcare

RaDonda Vaught conviction should be 'wake-up call' for health systems on transparency, harm prevention efforts. dmuoio. Mon, 04/04/2022 - 12:17

Industry Voices—To help prevent opioid overprescription and overdose, offer more medical choice to seniors

Fierce Healthcare

Industry Voices—To help prevent opioid overprescription and overdose, offer more medical choice to seniors. pminemyer. Tue, 02/15/2022 - 13:05

Judge lifts block preventing former ThedaCare employees from starting new roles at Ascension

Fierce Healthcare

Judge lifts block preventing former ThedaCare employees from starting new roles at Ascension. dmuoio. Tue, 01/25/2022 - 15:46