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Open Notes: A Case for Patients and Providers

Open Notes: A Case for Patients and Providers

Open Notes: A case for patients and Providers (www.opennotes.org) Patient Portal has become a norm, There is a national movement to have provider notes included in the patient portal. Over 21 million patients today read and participate under patient portal or MY CHART and read what their provider has written about their visit. Learn more here:  …

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Guide to Social Support Services

Guide to Social Support Services

Finger lakes Social Support services: Resource guide   Need help in relation to- Food, Housing, Mental health, Substance abuse, Suicide prevention, Health, Transportation, Utilities, Finances, Household Items, Legal, Employment and Education, Family, Military, Disaster, Volunteer. Visit: https://211lifeline.org/

Immunization Schedule For Adults

Immunization Schedule For Adults

Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adults Aged 19 Years or Older, United States, 2018* FREE David K. Kim, MD, MA; Laura E. Riley, MD; Paul Hunter, MD; on behalf of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (†)

New Study Shows Patient Care Alerts Nearly Doubled in One Year

New Study Shows Patient Care Alerts Nearly Doubled in One Year

Alerts and Related Patient Record Queries Provide Critical Health Information to Healthcare Professionals to Support and Improve Patient Care Coordination NEW YORK, NY – More healthcare professionals are receiving patient care alerts and increasingly performing related patient record queries through the Statewide Health Information Network for New York (SHIN-NY), according to a new report by the New York …

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Eat Turmeric to Boost Memory and Lift Spirits, Says New Study at UCLA

Eat Turmeric to Boost Memory and Lift Spirits, Says New Study at UCLA

Eat Turmeric to Boost Memory and Lift Spirits, Says New Study at UCLA A new study by UCLA researchers has concluded that the daily consumption of curcumin, a powerful medicinal compound found in turmeric, could improve memory and lift your mood. Prabha Siddarth, an Indian American research statistician at UCLA’s Semel Institute, was also among …

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The Cost of Medical Liability Claims

The Cost of Medical Liability Claims

34% of physicians have been sued: The AMA released three new trend reports demonstrating the high frequency and cost burden of medical liability claims. “Information in this new research paints a bleak picture of physicians’ experiences with medical liability claims and the associated cost burdens on the health system,” David O. Barbe, MD, MHA, president of AMA, said …

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