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Gender gap increases women's heart risks

can change the course of a woman's health,” said Dr. ... She pointed to an April 2003 article in the American Journal of Public Health that found physicians would need to spend 7.4 hours every day on prevention in order to
November 2008

Successful bariatric surgery requires planning, prep

Read more on ways to determine whether concerns about environment, finances, or safety could be derailing patients' efforts at staying healthy, as well as some public health initiatives that could help. ... Speaking of public health, hepatitis C virus
January 2016

Nominees named for College Officer and Regent positions

Minnesota Chapter, 2007-2011; Governor-elect, Minnesota Chapter, 2006-2007; Health and Public Policy Committee, 2014-present; Volunteerism Committee, 2014-present. ... Board of Governors, 2010-2012; ACP representative for the Institutes of
November 2015

Promoting literacy to increase adherence

Together), an organization that develops practical solutions to language barriers in health care. ... Dr. Parker, a professor of medicine and public health at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta.
July 2011

Officers and Regents election results announced

Institutes of Medicine/Association of State and Territorial Health Officials primary care/public health collaboration project, 2012-present; High Value Care Task Force, 2011-present; Governor, Washington State Chapter, 2010-present. ... Colorado Health
March 2014

Ebola outbreak holds lessons for world health community

Volunteer medical staff underwent training through the World Health Organization in Freetown, Sierra Leone, Africa. ... There is a huge need for continued investment in their public health systems,” he said.
June 2015

Frustrations with EHRs rampant as development slows

The EHR has to fulfill multiple data demands: for payers, for public health, and for documenting “meaningful use” of the EHR in order to receive incentive payments and avoid penalties, said ... NextGen Healthcare and vice chair of the Electronic
May 2015

Calmer talk needed about mammography

J Womens Health. 2009;18:1403-12. Fletcher SW. Sounding board: Whither scientific deliberation in health policy recommendations? ... Presented at American Public Health Association Annual Meeting. Philadelphia. Nov. 7-11, 2009.
February 2010

The devastating trifecta of 2020: Is there any hope?

Health Care System, including major investment in primary care, public health, and focus on prevention, which would give us a much greater ROI. ... With the COVID-19 pandemic, our public health physicians (mostly internists) have given us hope and helped
July 2020

ICD-10 changes looming amid a modern medical landscape

But is ICD-10 the fix that offers more detail and specificity in capturing health care data? ... Without ICD-10 data, there will be serious gaps in the ability to extract important patient health information needed to support research and public health
February 2015

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