A review by the Irish Government of the health care system has concluded that there is “no evidence” that any of the country’s 10 main health systems are working effectively.The review was launched by Health Minister Alan Shatter on Monday.Health Minister Alan Schulz said the review was a response to the recommendations of the OECD’s […]
The dog ate the heart of the grandparent who was rushed to a hospital after her pet dog ate her grandma’s chest and died.The family of the dog has said it was just a “bit of fun” and that it was “taken out of context” by a friend of the family.The dog, named Gizmo, has […]
Health care agents are among the millions of Americans who will lose their jobs as the new administration takes effect in two weeks.The president-elect has said he would like to hire more than 3,000 more agents, but it’s unclear how many of them will be able to keep their jobs.Here’s what you need to know.
How to get a fair price on medical care in the United States article The US Department of Health and Human Services has issued a policy requiring hospitals to offer a discount to patients if the hospital is receiving payments from Medicare.The policy was written by the US Department for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and […]
The death of a health care worker in Gujarat last week highlights the precariousness of the human-animal relationship.A health care professional from Ahmedabad’s Jhansi district, who was attacked by a dog, was rushed to a hospital but was pronounced dead after an operation.The dog’s owner was arrested and has been charged with murder.The death of […]
The dean of the medical school at the University of Southern California said she is concerned that students at USC are being treated as criminals for not attending medical school.Fidelis Health Care dean Laura Smith told The Huffington Page that she is “deeply concerned” by the growing problem of USC students not attending school and […]
The island health department has not responded to Newsweek’s request for comment.In the wake of the pandemic, the department has struggled to keep pace with the demand for care.But a local doctor who is among those working to improve the health system, Dr. Y.C. Chen, told Newsweek that the agency needs to take a hard […]