Hayman named to lead new Shared Clinical Services Division

Nov 28, 2022 at 12:05 pm by Staff

  by John Howser Jim Hayman, MS, MBA, Senior Vice President and chief pharmacy officer, has been named to the newly created role of Executive Vice President for the Sha.... Read More

Lecture honors first executive director of the Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance

Nov 28, 2022 at 12:00 pm by Staff

  by Kathy Whitney The Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance sponsored the Clifton K. Meador MD Inaugural Lectureship on Nov. 8 with Christopher Lathan, MD, MS, MPH, chief clinic.... Read More

Vanderbilt mourns loss of former Rheumatology director Thomas

Nov 28, 2022 at 11:54 am by Staff

  by Doug Campbell James Ward “Tom” Thomas II, MD, former director of Vanderbilt’s Division of Rheumatology and Immunology, died Nov. 16 of cancer. He.... Read More

Should Older Seniors Risk Major Surgery? New Research Offers Guidance

Nov 28, 2022 at 11:46 am by Staff

  By Judith Graham, Kaiser Health News Nearly 1 in 7 older adults die within a year of undergoing major surgery, according to an important new study that sheds muc.... Read More

New ANA CEO Discusses New Horizons for Neurology and Neuroscience in 2023

Nov 23, 2022 at 10:10 am by LJeter

  From preparing the next generation of scientists, to sharing how primary care doctors can improve care for neurological disorders, to addressing disparities in the fie.... Read More

Nashville Health Care Council Looks Ahead to 2023

Nov 22, 2022 at 11:45 am by LJeter

  Nashville Health Care Council President Apryl Childs-Potter discusses challenges to $67 billion industry       Earlier this year, Apryl Childs-Potter.... Read More

Treating Long Covid Is Rife With Guesswork

Nov 22, 2022 at 11:34 am by Staff

    By Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio, Kaiser Health News    Medical equipment is still strewn around the house of Rick Lucas, 62, nearly tw.... Read More

Ascend Federal Credit Union Donates $13,508 to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Nov 21, 2022 at 05:16 pm by Staff

Ascend Federal Credit Union has announced it has donated $10,000 to the Tennessee Chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) to support Light The Night. Cr.... Read More

Accurately predicting possible post-surgical effects on speech: forecasting the risks of brain surgery

Nov 21, 2022 at 12:07 pm by Staff

    Can surgeons quantify the risk of aphasia when removing a brain tumor? To find out, researchers at Klinikum rechts der Isar of the Technical University of Muni.... Read More

Medications At Home 

Nov 21, 2022 at 11:37 am by Staff

By Lindsay Dymowski As the population ages, innovations and technological advancements continue to emerge that help people live longer, healthier lives. The surge of populari.... Read More

New survey finds flexible schedule, quick access to wages key to addressing the national nursing shortage

Nov 21, 2022 at 11:10 am by Staff

  Gale Healthcare Solutions (Gale), the industry leader in on-demand healthcare staffing, released new survey data today showing that gig-style work options offering fle.... Read More

Audits — Hidden Until Now — Reveal Millions in Medicare Advantage Overcharges

Nov 21, 2022 at 10:33 am by Staff

  By Fred Schulte and Holly Hacker, Kaiser Health News     Newly released federal audits reveal widespread overcharges and other errors i.... Read More