BlogArena

General blog about anything and everything of everyday's life.

June 10, 2012
by Guest Post
0 comments

More Seniors Being Held for Observation

A new study finds that more elderly patients in the emergency departments of hospitals are being held for observation rather than admitted as inpatients. Pressure from Medicare to reduce unnecessary hospitalization may be driving the trend. But being classified as … Continue reading

June 7, 2011
by Guest Post
0 comments

gloStream: Reinventing Medical Record-Keeping

*BizSpark One startup delivers software that’s easy for doctors to use.* REDMOND, Wash. — June 7, 2011 — Storing paper-based medical records and managing complex compliance regulations are cumbersome tasks that consume large amounts of time medical professionals would rather … Continue reading

November 11, 2010
by Guest Post
0 comments

Timely Depression Diagnosis Critical to Maintain Health of Elderly

*MU researchers find non-mood changes related to depression in elderly*  COLUMBIA, Mo. – Depression affects approximately 30 to 40 percent of nursing home residents, but it often goes unrecognized, according to American Geriatrics Society, which can lead to lower quality … Continue reading