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Covid’s ‘Silver Lining’: Research Breakthroughs for Chronic Disease, Cancer, and the Common Flu

Mar 21, 2022 at 02:37 pm by Staff

By Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News  The billions of dollars invested in covid vaccines and covid-19 research so far are expected to yield medical and scientific divid.... Read More

Report: Staffing Shortages Have Become the Biggest Threat to Patient Safety

Mar 14, 2022 at 04:17 pm by Staff

Annual List of Patient Safety Concerns Dominated by Longstanding Stressors on Healthcare Workers Exacerbated by Pandemic    Report Issued in Conjunction with Patie.... Read More

$35 Insulin Cap Is Welcome, Popular, and Bipartisan. But Congress May Not Pass It Anyway.

Mar 04, 2022 at 08:46 pm by Staff

By Michael McAuliff, Kaiser Health News  Democrats in the Senate are primed this month to make their first attempt at salvaging one of the most popular elements of.... Read More

Report: U.S. Falls Short in ‘Geriatricizing’ Emergency Departments

Mar 04, 2022 at 04:38 pm by Staff

The rapid growth of the geriatric population in the United States translates to more emergency department visits and associated complications from injury and disease. To addre.... Read More

To Measure and Reduce Diagnostic Error, Start with the Data You Have

Mar 02, 2022 at 02:14 am by Staff

By DAVID L. FELDMAN, MD As a patient safety problem, diagnostic error differs from wrong-site surgery or medication errors. While we have not yet eliminated these errors, we.... Read More