Information About African American Health
Health board lost patients' data (BBC News)
A health board tightens its security after the loss of "non-identifiable" patient data on two memory sticks.
County offers health clinics, screenings (West Salem Coulee News)
The La Crosse County health Department offers a number of clinics and screenings every month, including the following. For more information about any of the services or to make an appointment, call 785-9723:
Stateline Area Health Notes (Beloit Daily News)
IMMUNIZATION CLINIC 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday by appointment only at the Rock County Health Department, 61 Eclipse Center, Beloit. Information, call (608)364-2010.
Improving public health (Conservative Party)
Andrew Lansley has set out plans to improve public health by encouraging people to take responsibility for their lifestyle and health. "Providing information and example is empowering, lecturing people is not."
Health Tips On Your iPhone (Forbes)
From medical information sites to iPhone apps, there's a digital health tool for you.
The Nation's Leading Health Information Exchange Kicks Off e-Prescribing Initiative (Centre Daily Times)
HealthBridge, the nation's leading health information exchange (HIE) operating in the Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky region, hosted a demonstration for Congressman Geoff Davis of Kentucky's Fourth Congressional District of how Northern Kentucky is leading the nation in the ability to share health information electronically using Axolotl's Elysium Exchange.
Program will increase health information for seniors (Asheville Citizen-Times)
Asheville ? A new program being piloted by the N.C. Center for Health and Aging aims at increasing health information for seniors.
Fitspott, A Social Networking Platform To Help Promote Health and Fitness To Our Youth (PRWeb via Yahoo! News)
How do we promote health and fitness to a demographic that is more interested in being on the computer than investing in their health? With the surplus of available health and fitness information, how can the obesity levels of our youth have doubled in the last decade?
In Phoenix, McCain Touts Health Care For Vets (NPR)
Republican presidential hopeful John McCain spoke before the American Legion national convention Tuesday in Phoenix. It was a friendly audience for the one-time prisoner of war in Vietnam. McCain attacked Barack Obama's foreign policy, and vowed to protect and improve health care for veterans.
Centre Medical and Surgical Associates Selects Allscripts Electronic Health Record and Practice Management Solution (PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance)
Allscripts, the leading provider of clinical software, connectivity and information solutions that physicians use to improve healthcare, announced today that Centre Medical and Surgical Associates, P.C. has selected the company's Electronic health Record and Practice Management solution for its 69 providers.