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Another university considering another pharmacy school – ModernMedicine

Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) in Fort Myers is in the early stages of researching a pharmacy school. During a recent roundtable discussion, FGCU President Wilson Bradshaw told several state senators that the university is considering starting both dentistry and pharmacy schools. FGCU estimates it will take $85 million...
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The importance of EHR interoperability for better patient care – ModernMedicine

“You have an admission,” said the ER physician on the other end of the phone. “Fifty-six-year-old male with a history of atrial fibrillation with rapid ventricular response and chest pain. Troponin is elevated. I cardioverted with 20mg IV Cardizem. Oh and he’s visiting from North Carolina and was recently...
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Elimination of hepatitis B and C now feasible – ModernMedicine

Hepatitis B and C can be eliminated as a public health problem, according to a new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. “This is feasible because new technologies have been developed, in particular an effective hepatitis B vaccine and direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) for hepatitis C,...
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Advances in telemedicine: an interview with Dr Ameet Bakhai – News-Medical.net

Interview conducted by April Cashin-Garbutt, MA (Cantab) Dr. Ameet BakhaiTHOUGHT LEADERS SERIES…insight from the world’s leading experts Please can you give a brief history of telemedicine from the introduction of pacemakers 60 years ago to the present day? Telemedicine is the art of improving patient care via managing data...
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WeCounsel raises $3.5M for expansion of telemedicine software for mental health providers – MedCity News

As the niche markets in telemedicine have grown, telepsychiatry in particular has attracted interest as a way to make behavioral health more accessible and easier to deliver from private practices to organizations with licensed, clinical social workers, psychologists and psychiatrists. Chattanooga, Tennessee-based WeCounsel has raised a $ million Series A...
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Telemedicine Technologies and Services Market Projected to Reach US$ 86.7 Bn in 2023; Driven by Advances in … – PR Newswire (press release)

ALBANY, New York, May 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — According to a new market research report published by Transparency Market Research “Telemedicine Technologies and Services Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2015 – 2023″, the global telemedicine technologies and services market was valued at US$...
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Gladwin Love Light Trees raises $6700 for telemedicine needs – Midland Daily News

More than $6,700 was raised during the 2015 Love Light Trees campaign sponsored by the volunteers of MidMichigan Medical Center – Gladwin. Donations from the fundraiser will be used to purchase equipment in support of the medical center’s telemedicine program. Bob and Cathy Billand chaired the 30th annual Love...
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