What do your medical records contain? How long are medical records kept, and who sees them? We compiled a list of common questions patients have about their medical records. Keep reading to learn more about this key component of effective, modern healthcare.
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You've heard about them in the news lately, but what are opioids, exactly? And how have they so radically transformed the landscape of America? Keep reading to learn more about the drug behind this alarming epidemic.
Prescription drugs play an important role in our modern, technologically advanced world. But what are the disadvantages of widespread prescription drug use? Should we be concerned about the significant number of people relying on medicine to cure their maladies?
Essential oils are all the rage these days, but are they really safe? We enlisted some experts to provide some insight into the answer. Read their advice before jumping on the essential oil bandwagon.
While online self-diagnosis resources seem like saviors in our moments of confused illness, healthcare professionals see dangers in this practice. Our research and conversations with health experts might make you think twice before relying on Dr. Google.
How important is cultural diversity in healthcare? Could a lack of diversity truly harm patients? Join us as we connect with experts in the field to dissect this growing topic of conversation.
Instead of scouring the web for bits and pieces of information about clinical documentation improvement, here’s your chance to get the whole picture in one place. Take a few moments to learn from CDI insiders, get a bearing on CDI basics and start to explore how this growing trend will affect your future career.
There are plenty of benefits of electronic health records for both healthcare providers and patients alike. Keep reading to learn just some of the ways EHRs are making changes for the better in the healthcare industry.
We consulted some medical pros who are no strangers to the OR and asked them about the precautions taken when patients are awake on the surgical table. Here’s what we learned.
Federal healthcare laws can be confusing, but it’s essential for every healthcare professional to be familiar with them. We’re demystifying six healthcare regulations you need to know. Thanks to this breakdown from our experts, you’ll be prepared to act within the law in the healthcare field.
Whether you’re interested in workplace health for yourself, your employees or as a future health and wellness professional, this resource is for you. Familiarize yourself with what’s working for other companies and learn how you can help foster a healthy workplace.
The American Medical Association (AMA) voted to support a ban on direct-to-consumer pharmaceutical ads. What implications does this have on the pharmaceutical industry and what are the experts saying? Find out!