PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, November 10, 2021—As tensions and armed conflicts escalate in the Haitian capital, shortages of fuel, public transport and clean water endanger medical facilities and patients, including those run by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) the organization said today, calling for fuel deliveries to the city’s medical facilities. While MSFRead More →

(Missouri Independent) – The company providing healthcare to state prisoners has failed to prove a competitor misled state buyers to win the $ 1.4 billion contract, Cole County Circuit Judge Daniel Green ruled Thursday. Corizon Health, which has been the state’s provider for prisoners’ medical needs since 1992, accused theRead More →

Modesty in medical settings refers to a person’s shyness or fear of exposing their body to someone else. There are many reasons why some people feel inhibited about revealing their bodies to healthcare providers, including: Embarrassment Fear of being judged Past medical or sexual trauma Religious or cultural beliefs ThisRead More →

Dentistry Most dentists stay in their practice. But some make house calls, including Charles Doring, a dentist in Rockville, Maryland, who travels equipped with a portable cabinet on wheels carrying a portable x-ray machine, compressor, suction machine and his headlamp. Mobile dental units have sprung up nationwide, many of whichRead More →

Home visiting is coming back and thanks to the pandemic, local hospitals have kicked off their programs and brought them into people’s homes. OHIO, United States – The future of healthcare goes back to the past. Home visiting is coming back and thanks to the pandemic, local hospitals have kickedRead More →