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Study: Poor older adults with Medicaid insurance more likely to die after hospital discharge

Study: Poor older adults with Medicaid insurance more likely to die after hospital discharge

IHI hosts representatives to develop a national action plan for patient safety

IHI hosts representatives to develop a national action plan for patient safety

New movement monitoring technology helps detect elders at increased risk of falling

New movement monitoring technology helps detect elders at increased risk of falling

Weak oversight blamed for poor care at California nursing homes going unchecked

Weak oversight blamed for poor care at California nursing homes going unchecked

Sprained your knee? The cost of a brace could sprain your wallet.

Sprained your knee? The cost of a brace could sprain your wallet.

Sensirion to present single-use liquid flow sensor at COMPAMED 2017

Sensirion to present single-use liquid flow sensor at COMPAMED 2017

Study may change global guidelines for managing children with uncomplicated fever

Study may change global guidelines for managing children with uncomplicated fever

New technologies help seniors age in place — and not feel alone

New technologies help seniors age in place — and not feel alone

BGN Technologies collaborates with Biosensorix to develop new cost-effective diagnostic kit

BGN Technologies collaborates with Biosensorix to develop new cost-effective diagnostic kit

Researchers explore how people with Alzheimer's disease use end-of-life medical services

Researchers explore how people with Alzheimer's disease use end-of-life medical services

Participation of family members in basic care enhances healing of hospitalized patients

Participation of family members in basic care enhances healing of hospitalized patients

New algorithm enables responders to better help elderly people during natural disasters

New algorithm enables responders to better help elderly people during natural disasters

Home care agencies often wrongly deny Medicare help to the chronically ill

Home care agencies often wrongly deny Medicare help to the chronically ill

New long-term analysis at heart attack care in America shows more survival and spending

New long-term analysis at heart attack care in America shows more survival and spending

More doctors in the U.S. now focus on nursing home care, study finds

More doctors in the U.S. now focus on nursing home care, study finds

Children should be vaccinated against flu in the run up to Christmas, warns NHS

Children should be vaccinated against flu in the run up to Christmas, warns NHS

Patient-centered medical home model effective at improving chronic disease outcomes

Patient-centered medical home model effective at improving chronic disease outcomes

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals announces results from Phase II study of antipsychotic in Alzheimer's disease psychosis

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals announces results from Phase II study of antipsychotic in Alzheimer's disease psychosis

RNs better equipped to identify medication order discrepancies that could harm nursing home residents

RNs better equipped to identify medication order discrepancies that could harm nursing home residents

Humana’s new tool assists people with drug and premium costs during annual Medicare enrollment

Humana’s new tool assists people with drug and premium costs during annual Medicare enrollment