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Respiratory therapist remembers why he l...

According to the American Hospital Association, 30% of healthcare workers are considering quitting their jobs. SAN ANTONIO – Hospitals statewide are facing a nursing shortage. According to data from the Texas Department of State Health Services, trauma ward area P (in which San Antonio is located) reports only 56 intensive care beds available and a […]

A conversation with Bryan on the impact ...

Family physician Dr. Jennifer Bryan is a member of the board of directors of the Mississippi State Medical Association and served as chair of the board for several years. She was the first female physician elected to hold this leadership position. She received her undergraduate degree from Mississippi State University in microbiology, graduating magna cum […]

This medical series just climbed to the ...

Netflix viewers just can’t get enough of a blockbuster medical drama. The streaming platform’s subscribers across the world have logged in to watch The good doctor, helping the series rise to the top of the global streaming charts. The ABC medical drama follows Freddie Highmore’s Shaun Murphy, a young surgical resident with autism at the […]

‘We need to be heard’: Alamo Heights med

Updated Saturday August 21. A growing number of parents in the Alamo Heights Independent School District who work in the medical field are asking their school board to implement a mask mandate. Many attended the regular council meeting on Thursday August 12; several others spoke at a specially convened meeting on Tuesday, August 17. Alamo […]

High school students prepare for a caree...

Fourteen-year-old Riley Baker is considering a career in medicine. So she was eager to join other students at Connellsville Area Senior High School as they recently observed open heart surgery at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh. “I never thought a heart looked like this,” said Baker, a freshman from South Connellsville. As Baker and 14 […]

Protesters oppose medical vaccination wa...

HEART OF ALENE – About 200 people rallied against forced vaccines for health workers on Thursday outside Kootenai Health. People waving signs and flags stood at all four corners of US 95 and Ironwood Drive for about two hours. Many passers-by honked their horns and nodded in support. Jennifer Pinheiro, a nurse from Spokane, was […]

Gender inequalities in medicine, an urge...

(Credit: Unsplash) This article was written exclusively for The European Sting by Ms. María Teresa Ferri, third year medical student from Ecuador, she works with the local association of medical students on the education committee. It is affiliated with the International Federation of Medical Student Associations (IFMSA), cordial partner of The Sting. The opinions expressed […]

Hyderabad doctor pledges 350 crore rupee...

HYDERABAD: The founder of Global Hospitals Group, Dr Ravindranath Kancherla, announced on Tuesday that he would pledge 70% of his fortune, amounting to more than Rs 350 crore ($ 50 million), for the construction of a non-profit medical education, research and innovation institute in Hyderabad. The 65-year-old gastroenterologist plans to set up the project, comprising […]

CG’s medical business is going paperless

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Atlantic Medical Insurance Limited (CG Atlantic Medical & Life) goes paperless to strengthen communications and support to its medical clients, from members and group healthcare providers to individually insured clients. As of Monday August 16, 2021, client access to medical information will be through the Coralisle Group Ltd (CG) member web portal […]

CG’s medical activity is going paperless

CG Insurance announced that its medical insurance business will be “paperless” as of Monday August 16 and that customers “will no longer receive their explanation of benefits through the postal system” and will instead be able to visit the member portal of CG Insurance. A spokesperson said, “CG’s medical insurance business is going paperless to […]

Fire damages medical business in Aurora

The Aurora Fire Department extinguished a fire at a medical company. A fire department statement said crews were dispatched to Greene’s Respiratory Services on 3rd Street shortly after 3 p.m. on Friday August 6. a basement vent. Fire crews reported smoke billowing from the building’s front door and front vents. Fire crews were able to […]

Are ethics respected in the medical fiel...

For the publisher: I heard the recent news that Allina AGENT that all her employees receive the Covid vaccine by 10/1/2021. I’m just wondering if they follow their own code of ethics? Do they have one? If you go into the medical field, do you take an ethics course or get training in it? I […]

Medical veteran joins SomaLogic as CFO –

BOULDER – SomaLogic Inc., a bioscience protein analysis company that plans to go public via a merger with special purpose acquisition company CM Life Sciences II (Nasdaq: CMIIU), has hired Shaun Blakeman as the company’s new chief financial officer. He takes over the role of Matthew Norkunas. Most recently, Blakeman was chief financial officer at […]

Listen: Artificial Intelligence in Medic...

Malta: Listen: Artificial intelligence in the medical field August 03, 2021 Defenders of Ganado To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. In the third episode of the “Ganado Meets Tech” podcast, Paul Micallef Grimaud, IP/TMT partner of Ganado Advocates, met the medical consultant in nuclear […]

Smiths sells medical business to Trulli ...

Smiths Medical manufactures and supplies specialized medical equipment and consumables. Credit: Raysonho @ Open Grid Scheduler / Scalable Grid Engine. British engineering firm Smiths Group has agreed to sell Smiths Medical to Trulli Bidco, a wholly owned subsidiary of funds advised by TA Associates, in a $ 2.3 billion deal. The transaction also includes an […]

Smiths sells medical business to Trulli ...

Smiths Medical manufactures and supplies specialized medical equipment and consumables. Credit: Raysonho @ Open Grid Scheduler / Scalable Grid Engine. British engineering firm Smiths Group has agreed to sell Smiths Medical to Trulli Bidco, a wholly owned subsidiary of funds advised by TA Associates, in a $ 2.3 billion deal. The transaction also includes an […]

Despite the pandemic, interest in the me...

With the COVID-19 pandemic, there were fears of a decline in interest in the medical field. Doctors and other healthcare workers have faced unprecedented challenges. Instead, students are answering the call of medicine. According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, applications to medical schools have increased by 18%. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center […]