Army Lt. Col. Kurt Schaecher, chief of the Infectious Disease laboratory at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, receives the Healthcare Excellence in Patient Safety award from Dr. Karen Guice (left), principal deputy assistant secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, performing the duties of the assistant secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, at the AMSUS (the Society of Federal Health Professionals) meeting, Dec. 1, 2016, at National Harbor near…
Today's Veteran of the Day is Catherine Nadal. Catherine joined the U.S. Army Nurse Corps in 1991 and is still serving. She deployed to Baghdad, Iraq from 2004-2005 as a medical advisor to the Iraqi Army. Catherine is the Women Veterans Program Manager at VA New York Harbor Healthcare System. Thank you for your service, Catherine! #NursesWeek
Telemedicine refers to the usage of telecommunication methods to provide healthcare and medical services remotely. With healthcare delivery already under pressure, telemedicine is poised to tackle lot many challenges of the industry head on. This infographic by Kays Harbor Technologies is an attempt to highlight the benefits of telemedicine.
Sept. 27, 2012. People receive dental treatment at the Care Harbor/LA free clinic in Los Angeles. The clinic will give an estimated 4,800 patients free dental work, medical exams, screenings and immunizations over four days.
Can claims denials management tools guide medical practices out of the ICD-10 safe harbor? http://www.icd10watch.com/blog/can-claims-denials-management-tools-help-guide-medical-practices-out-icd-10-safe-harbor