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Innovation, Med Tech

Advancing Health Equity by Addressing The Health Data Desert

September 15, 2023

Via: HitConsultant

Massive disparities continue to plague healthcare in the United States. Many Americans do not have access to quality care, leading to higher rates of diseases like diabetes, hypertension, cancer, and obesity. Health equity means ensuring that health resources and services […]


News

Rural hospitals face ‘precarious’ outlook as expenses climb, AHA says

September 12, 2022

Via: Healthcare Dive

The AHA is concerned that worsening economic conditions will put more rural facilities out of business and leave patients with fewer options for quality care close to home. Already, nearly 46 million people living in rural areas, or 14% of […]


News

Older adults living in rural settings are less likely to receive health and nutrition services

August 24, 2020

Via: The Medical News

Older adults living in very rural settings are less likely than those living closer to urban centers to receive available services in health, nutrition and transportation, according to a new study by a Washington State University scientist. Raven Weaver, assistant […]


Regulatory

What Can Science And Government Do To Prevent The Next Zika Virus?

April 6, 2016

Via: Forbes

What can science and the government do to minimize the risk of future viruses like Zika? originally appeared on Quora – the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Amy Pope, Deputy […]