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Jul 24, 2018
The World Health Organization today announced the end of the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Jul 24, 2018
The Health Resources and Services Administration’s Workplace Partnership for Life Hospital Organ Donation Campaign recently recognized more than 1,200 hospitals and transplant centers, including 314 small and rural hospitals, for outstanding efforts to promote organ donation awareness and registration between October 2017 and April 2018.
Jul 24, 2018
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention yesterday launched the Vision and Eye Health Surveillance System, intended to help health care professionals, researchers and policymakers better understand the scope of vision loss, eye disorders and use of eye care services in the United States.
Jul 24, 2018
Also in this week’s roundup of hospital and health system leadership changes: New CEOs named for Granville Health System and Pike County Memorial Hospital.
Jul 23, 2018
The Food and Drug Administration today alerted health care providers to safety risks associated with cesium chloride, a mineral salt sometimes taken by cancer patients who seek alternative treatments
Jul 23, 2018
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Office of Antibiotic Stewardship today released the second in a four-part online training course on antibiotic stewardship.
Jul 23, 2018
Northwell Health, New York State’s largest health care provider and private-sector employer, will receive the 2018 AHA Quest for Quality Prize on Thursday for its exemplary achievements in improving and preserving access to care, addressing the social determinants of health and encouraging innovation.
Jul 23, 2018
Health care innovation has a “much broader, game-changing meaning” than it used to.
Jul 23, 2018 by Nancy Agee
Four health systems are working together to meet the behavioral health needs of patients in Portland, Oregon.
Jul 20, 2018
The Food and Drug Administration this week issued guidance intended to clarify the agency’s expectations when electronic health records are used as a source of data in clinical investigations.