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Rural Colorado seeks to fill the gaps of health care providers with apprenticeships

During her 12-hour night shift, Brianna Shelton helps the residents of BeeHive Homes Assisted Living go to the bathroom. Many of them have dementia and some cannot get out of bed on their own. Only a few of her remember her name, but she doesn’t care. “I’m someone’s mom, someone’s grandmother, someone’s great grandmother,” Shelton …

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This holiday season, talk about family health history to determine heart disease risk – News

The holiday season is a time when family members get together to share a meal; doctors recommend using this opportunity to learn more about your family history. Written by: Tehreem Khan and UAB Medicine Marketing Media contact: Anna Jones Graphic Designer: Jody PotterThe holiday season is a time when family and friends come together to …

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Retired NFL Players Receive Free Health Screenings At UAB – News

UAB Sports and Exercise Medicine, UAB Department of Family and Community Medicine, Professional Athletes Foundation of the NFL Players’ Association and Living Heart Foundation have collaborated to conduct free heart exams, neurological exams, orthopedic health exams and exercise, nutrition and mental screening sanitary ware for former players. Written by: Katherine Mozzone Media Contact: Anna Jones …

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New insights into how childhood trauma affects health outcomes

The social environments in which we grow up are critical to determining our well-being and health later in life. Most Americans (67%) report experiencing at least one traumatic event in childhood, and a new study shows these experiences have a significant impact on our health risks as adults. Physical illnesses such as obesity and chronic …

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New insights into how childhood trauma affects health outcomes

The social environments in which we grow up are critical to determining our well-being and health later in life. Most Americans (67%) report experiencing at least one traumatic event in childhood, and a new study shows these experiences have a significant impact on our health risks as adults. Physical illnesses such as obesity and chronic …

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What will the end of the COVID public health emergency mean for school telemedicine? – The 74

Our year-end campaign starts now! Please make a tax free donation to The 74. The deadline for the COVID-19 public health emergency, which is expected to occur in January, will create considerable complexity for schools that provide telemedicine services to students. Since 2020, the COVID-19 emergency, a federal statement released by the Secretary of the …

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Greater Good Health announces the launch of the Clinical Leadership Program for Emerging Nursing Professionals

The program aims to equip NPs with essential leadership and management skills to help advance their careers and improve patient outcomes MANHATTAN BEACH, California, November 8, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Greater Good Health, the company redefining value-based care through its primary care model focused on professional nurses (NPs), today announced the launch of its …

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Novant Health launches telemedicine program in schools | Education

CHARLOTTE – Novant Health will now be able to serve nearly 900 students plus Charlotte Lab School staff with telemedicine and remote physical exams through the use of TytoCare’s TytoClinic devices. The Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center Foundation funded three TytoClinic devices, one for each Charlotte Lab School campus. The program is powered by Novant …

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