While public hearings around South Africa’s National Health Insurance (NHI) project have now concluded, there is still a lack of clarity on what exactly the scheme means for the country’s health sector and taxpayers’ pockets. Despite several pledges, the Department of Health has failed to provide clarity or explanation onRead More →

By Lara Cooper Direct Relief today announced that it commit $500,000 to support health efforts in Ukraine and neighboring countries absorb refugees fleeing violence and disruption. The organization is also in communication with regional organizations to coordinate medical support to refugee communities. Emergency health kits and medical backpacks for triageRead More →

In a recent Q&A session, Moh’d AlFar, Senior Director of Business Development, explained how LG Electronics Medical Device Business Solutions is committed to delivering cutting-edge healthcare technologies to help facilities make in the face of this change and to accelerate the deployment of quality care. What are your technologies inRead More →

Every month, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) sees hundreds of sick children admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of the MSF-supported pediatric ward at the Herat regional hospital and the inpatient therapeutic feeding center (ITFC) managed by MSF. the next door. Many are severely malnourished and fighting for their lives.Read More →

BOSTON, Feb. 23. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Decision Point Healthcare Solutions (“Decision Point”), an innovator in providing engagement management solutions to the healthcare industry, today announced that Medical Mutual has achieved an average rating of of 5 stars for member satisfaction and experience across all of its Medicare contracts.Read More →

Point of Decision Healthcare Solutions BOSTON, Feb. 23. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Decision Point Healthcare Solutions (“Decision Point”), an innovator in providing engagement management solutions to the healthcare industry, today announced that Medical Mutual has achieved an average rating of of 5 stars for member satisfaction and experience acrossRead More →

Every month, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) sees hundreds of sick children admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of the MSF-supported pediatric ward at the Herat regional hospital and the inpatient therapeutic feeding center (ITFC) managed by MSF. the next door. Many are severely malnourished and fighting for their lives.Read More →

21/02/2022 Kenya (International Christian Concern) – A Kenyan doctor was abducted on Friday February 18 after Somali al-Shabaab militants stormed Fino Hospital in Lafey, Mandera County. In a statement, the police reported that, “Jackson Kabuu, a doctor in charge, was taken from the homes of hospital staff alongside two otherRead More →

Audio released last month revealed how 23-year-old Ta’Neasha Chappell pleaded with prison staff to seek medical assistance for nearly 16 hours before dying in July 2021. In recordings provided by Chappell’s family attorney, Sam Aguiar, staff at the Jackson County, Indiana jail can be heard growing irritated by Chappell’s pleasRead More →

Newswise – MAYWOOD, IL – Loyola Medicine has announced the appointment of Alexander J. Ghanayem, MD, FAAOS, FAOA, as Chief Medical Officer of its Medical Group. The Loyola Medicine University Health System includes Loyola University Medical Center, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, and MacNeal Hospital. Dr. Ghanayem joined Loyola Medicine in 1995Read More →

The House Appropriations Committee on Thursday approved $863.6 million to continue the government’s medical assistance program. According to Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony, the allocation has increased by $399 million from last year. He explained that while 1,538 people have received government medical assistance, that number is expected to increaseRead More →

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) publishes a updated version of its Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes each January. The document is updated by the ADA’s Professional Practice Committee (PPC), which reviews recent research and consults with subject matter experts. The goal is to provide healthcare professionals, researchers, insurers, peopleRead More →

Advancement in the corporate sector, especially in the financial sector due to the creation of fintech applications, has changed the business landscape. Older and more established organizations are now looking for new and more advanced ways of doing business. The fintech industry produces annual revenues of billions of dollars, andRead More →

online medical help BY MOSES MUGUGUNYEKIZIMBABWE will soon adopt an electronic medical assistance card after local private health players have expressed their willingness to adopt the electronic system, which will ensure instant payment for medical assistance companies. For years, private health practitioners and medical aid companies have been at oddsRead More →

Last week, State Representative Ralph Massullo, a dermatologist, appeared before a public health-related subcommittee at the State House to introduce legislation relating to minors. The chairman of the commission asked Massullo to present his bill. “Thank you Mr. Chairman, Committee. [HB] 817 simply allows physicians to provide emergency care toRead More →

Danville, Pa. – Geisinger announced that Narayana Murali, MD, will serve as the new Chief Medical Officer of Geisinger. This leadership position will oversee Geisinger’s strategic plan and operations for medical, cancer, and women’s and children’s institutes across the system. Dr. Murali has served as executive vice president of careRead More →