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Collaborative helps keep children on track (access required)

Children’s Institute, Causewave Community Partners and a collaborative of child-serving organizations this week announced a new community campaign to ensure families are aware of the benefits and availability of free developmental checks for young children. Organizers noted that just 20 ...

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Report: Highland Hospital among best for not ordering unnecessary tests (access required)

Highland Hospital has been named among the top hospitals nationwide in a new study that looked at avoiding unnecessary hospital tests and procedures. The Lown Institute Hospitals Index ranked the Rochester hospital fourth among nearly 3,200 facilities nationwide, behind just ...

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Rural health agencies awarded $7.6 million to increase workforce (access required)

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, through the Health Resources and Services Administration, has allocated more than $7.6 million to recipients in New York state to increase their health workforce in rural and underserved communities. Nationally, HHS awarded ...

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The future of healthcare to be explored at 2019 Healthcare Innovations Conference (access required)

Pandion Optimization Alliance is proud to announce that registration is now open for its third annual Healthcare Innovations Conference. This full-day educational event will be held Nov. 13 at the Rochester Riverside Hotel. Last year, more than 200 healthcare administrators, ...

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Government-mandated staffing ratios are the wrong approach (access required)

Nurses are the backbone of hospitals and nursing homes. They have direct contact with patients – implementing doctor’s orders, dispensing medication, using medical equipment, and ensuring that patients receive the best possible care. For 15 consecutive years, nursing has been ...

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Conference explores new technologies and trends in healthcare (access required)

On Nov. 14, more than 200 medical professionals representing 70 different organizations gathered at the 2018 Healthcare Innovations Conference to learn about some of the latest technologies in healthcare. Sponsored by Pandion Optimization Alliance, the full-day event at the Rochester ...

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