These states have the highest health care costs – The Hill

[ad_1] History at a glance Five of the 10 most expensive states were in the eastern United States. Louisiana was the second most expensive state for health care. Michigan had the cheapest health care costs in the country. South Dakota has the highest health care costs in the nation, according to a new report from… Continue reading These states have the highest health care costs – The Hill

How to Build Better Relationships with the Health Insurance & Payer Communities

[ad_1] Dr. Modern healthcare is a complicated dance between quality and quantity. Payers and insurance providers want better patient outcomes because of the high cost of poor health, while health care providers want to ensure that their patients are not overlooked and are properly cared for. To understand how we can meet the needs of… Continue reading How to Build Better Relationships with the Health Insurance & Payer Communities

Atlantic Health opens ambulatory surgery center in Rockaway

[ad_1] Located on the third floor, the new ambulatory surgery center at the Morristown Medical Center (ASCR) Health Pavilion in Rockaway has a reinforced floor system to meet operating room vibration standards. – ATLANTIC HEALTH SYSTEM Atlantic Health System opened its newly constructed ambulatory surgery center in Morristown Medical Center Health Pavilion (ASCR) in Rockaway,… Continue reading Atlantic Health opens ambulatory surgery center in Rockaway

Evaluating women’s acceptability of treatment of incomplete second trimester abortion using misoprostol provided by midwives compared with physicians: a mixed methods study | BMC Women’s Health

[ad_1] Study design Our mixed methods study used secondary outcome data from an equivalent randomized controlled trial (RCT) and data from in-depth interviews (IDIs) with a subset of women who participated in the RCT [6]. The primary objective of the trial was to investigate the effectiveness and safety of treating incomplete second-trimester miscarriage with misoprostol… Continue reading Evaluating women’s acceptability of treatment of incomplete second trimester abortion using misoprostol provided by midwives compared with physicians: a mixed methods study | BMC Women’s Health

Flu, Covid and RSV are on the rise and already burdening hospitals | Health

[ad_1] Influenza and other lung viruses, including the one that poses the greatest risks to young children and the elderly, are spreading rapidly in an early-season outbreak that is alarming doctors and straining hospitals. Estimated illnesses from the flu this season roughly doubled in the week ending Oct. 28 to about 1.6 million, according to… Continue reading Flu, Covid and RSV are on the rise and already burdening hospitals | Health