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[Infographic] Uniting for Breast Cancer Care: A Roadmap for Building an Effective Cross-Disciplinary Team
Breast cancer screening, consultation and treatment planning in a single day? Yes, it's possible. At the One Stop Clinic in France, multidisciplinary forces combine for the good of patient care.
You might think Medicare 101 is simple enough: Medicare is a federal health insurance plan that provides medical care for people over 65, right? Well, it is — but it's also much more than that.
Yes, we have a clinician burnout problem. But technology is as much the problem as it is the answer: Scrappy or cumbersome solutions can lead to an abundance of bottlenecks, distractions and alarm fatigue that have a devastating effect on patient outcomes, workflows and a clinician’s mental fortitude.
When hospitals pursue Magnet Recognition®, it’s a herculean effort. Building, and then telling, the right Magnet story requires better tools, processes and system-wide enhancements that optimize operations and—most importantly—improve patient outcomes.
When you prepare for the worst to happen on your watch, you ensure that employees feel supported and have the tools to connect with immediate resources and providers who can help. Skipping out on this area of planning may overlook a critical component of workplace wellness — with potentially serious, and even devastating, consequences.
Powered by predictive analytics and machine learning, artificial intelligence can not only optimize your health benefits, but it can also lead to a healthy, happier workforce — all while helping your bottom line and your workers’ wallets.
Millions of people are in the grip of opioid use disorder, and helping them overcome it begins with removing the stigma.
As an employer, you can help employees with autoimmune diseases — not only to generate awareness of the importance of routine health care, but by offering relevant benefits and resources that can support those struggling with an autoimmune condition.
Chronic pain affects approximately 1.5 billion people worldwide. As an alternative to medication, Abbott's BurstDR stimulation technology has helped people like helicopter pilot Adam take back their lives from pain — once and for all.
Having a baby in a hospital setting costs a family an average of $3,035 — and that’s just for a delivery that’s “natural” in nearly every sense of the word (read: no epidural). The dollar signs tick up from there, amounting to medical bills that can keep coming long after mom returns from maternity leave.
The decision to stay on your parents’ health insurance until you’re 26 is a personal choice. Here’s why it could be one worth reconsidering.
If you have type 2 diabetes, you may already have a pretty good idea of what you could be doing to help manage it. But what if your daily responsibilities make it hard to follow healthy habits? That’s the challenge some people with type 2 diabetes may face—and it can make diabetes management feel harder than it already is.