Tag Archives: Healthcare

IT Industry Study: 50% of Physicians Use Medical Apps

Chris Gullo, Mobi Health News More than 50 percent of physicians use a smartphone for work purposes, according to a new study by IT industry association CompTIA. CompTIA’s “Third Annual Healthcare IT Insights and Opportunities” study consisted of online surveys … Continue reading

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HHS Propose Framework to Assist States in Building Affordable Insurance Exchanges

US Department of Health & Human Services   Immediate Release  July 11, 2011 Proposed rules offer states flexibility, choices, competition and clout for consumers and small businesses Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) proposed a framework … Continue reading

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Nurses to Play a Greater Role in Healthcare

LA Times, 5/19/2011 Savinh Pouv wears a white coat, treats patients and is considered a primary care provider at the Los Angeles County clinic where she works — but she is not a doctor. That does not matter to Maria … Continue reading

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Hospital Environmental Sustainability

The Executive Primer on Hospital Environmental Sustainability is an American Hospital Association (AHA) leadership guide for hospital and health system leaders. The vision of the AHA is a society of healthy communities where all individuals reach their highest potential for health.  One of the many ways … Continue reading

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