Grandview Medical Center to Offer Quality Care in Birmingham and Beyond

The fall 2015 opening of Grandview Medical Center will bring convenient access to quality hospital care to people who live and work along Birmingham’s U.S. 280 corridor, along with thousands of jobs and millions of dollars in tax revenue. ...Read More

 



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HEALTHCARE REAL ESTATE FOCUS

Grandview Medical Center to Offer Quality Care in Birmingham and Beyond | Grandview Medical Center; Trinity Medical Center; hospital on 280
Grandview Medical Center to Offer Quality Care in Birmingham and Beyond

The fall 2015 opening of Grandview Medical Center will bring convenient access to quality hospital care to people who live and work along Birmingham’s U.S. 280 corridor, along with thousands of jobs and millions of dollars in tax revenue.


 
Digital Hospital Boosting Medical Office Rental Rates Citywide | Trinity medical center, Daniel Corporation, Grandview medical center, Grandview Physician Plaza, Veritas Real Estate, Veritas Medical Real Estate, Birmingham Medical News, Jim Adams, Rich Campbell, Jane Ehrhardt, medical real estate market, rising office rent, office rent in birmingham, medical office rental rates
Digital Hospital Boosting Medical Office Rental Rates Citywide

“At this time, $23 per square foot feels like you’re getting a deal in medical office space.


 
Medical Real Estate on the Move in Alabama
Medical Real Estate on the Move in Alabama

A number of medical real estate projects are under way in parts of Alabama. The following outlines some of the ventures taking place around the state.


 
DERMATOLOGY FOCUS

Sunscreen Wars
Sunscreen Wars

Aside from bad potato salad at summer picnics and the misery it can deal the digestive system, skin—the body’s biggest organ—tends to take the brunt of warm weather ills this time of year.


 
Finally. A Clear Victory against Psoriasis
Finally. A Clear Victory against Psoriasis

Monoclonal Antibodies Targeting Interleukin Cytokines Effective in Trials

 

When Shawn Ingram’s doctor sent him home with steroids and a recommendation for dandruff shampoo, his frustration would be all too familiar to many psoriasis patients and their physicians.


 
Healthcare Spotlight

Dermatologist Combines Surgical Specialty with Missions Work | Dr. Christopher Harmon, Dr. Evans Bailey, dermatology, Mohs Surgery, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, MMS, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, medical missions, Peruvian Amazon, e3 Partners, New Water Ministry
Dermatologist Combines Surgical Specialty with Missions Work

Christopher Harmon's life and career are a study in contrasts.


 
Guest Writers

Mobile Health: Friend or Foe

Reports indicate that over 80 percent of physicians use either a cell phone or tablet in patient care and that by 2017 over 50 percent will utilize mHealth apps in delivering healthcare.


 
Safe Harbors for Management Contracts Liberalized by IRS Notice 2014-67

It’s not often that the IRS liberalizes its rules. It has done so with Notice 2014-67, which was published in December 2014 and was effective January 22, 2015.


 
Why Do You Think that Worker is an Independent Contractor?

If you're reading this article, you likely own or administer a medical practice of some sort. That practice may have workers of many stripes.


 
The Literary Examiner

The Man Who Touched His Own Heart: True Tales of Science, Surgery, and Mystery

by Rob Dunn; c.2015, Little, Brown; $27.00 / $30.00 Canada; 384 pages


 
Grand Rounds

June 2015

Brief business news items from the local healthcare community.


 


Indoor Tanning Rates Decline As Cancer Warnings Mount
Title: Indoor Tanning Rates Decline As Cancer Warnings Mount
Category: Health News
Created: 7/1/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/2/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Friday, July 3, 2015 2:00 am CDT

Weight-Loss Surgery May Beat Diet, Exercise as Type 2 Diabetes Treatment
Title: Weight-Loss Surgery May Beat Diet, Exercise as Type 2 Diabetes Treatment
Category: Health News
Created: 7/1/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/2/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Friday, July 3, 2015 2:00 am CDT

Red Cross Urges Americans to Give Blood During Fourth of July
Title: Red Cross Urges Americans to Give Blood During Fourth of July
Category: Health News
Created: 7/1/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/2/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Friday, July 3, 2015 2:00 am CDT

Extracurricular Sports May Give Kids' Academics a Boost
Title: Extracurricular Sports May Give Kids' Academics a Boost
Category: Health News
Created: 7/1/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/2/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Friday, July 3, 2015 2:00 am CDT

Do Cholesterol Drugs Affect Aggression?
Title: Do Cholesterol Drugs Affect Aggression?
Category: Health News
Created: 7/1/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/2/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Friday, July 3, 2015 2:00 am CDT

Parents' Genetic Similarities Could Affect Kids' Height, Intellect
Title: Parents' Genetic Similarities Could Affect Kids' Height, Intellect
Category: Health News
Created: 7/1/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/2/2015 12:00:00 AM Posted Friday, July 3, 2015 2:00 am CDT


Is storytelling inherently Southern? Experts weigh in - AL.com

AL.com

Is storytelling inherently Southern? Experts weigh in
AL.com
The Moth's artistic director, Alabama native Catherine Burns, and one of its storytellers, Tricia Rose Burt, will be in town July 8 for "Storytelling and Southern Identity" at the Birmingham Museum of Art. (photo courtesy of Denise Ofelia Mangen for ...

Posted Sunday, July 5, 2015 6:04 am CDT

Wiedmer: Matt Woods represents America at her best - Chattanooga Times Free Press

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Wiedmer: Matt Woods represents America at her best
Chattanooga Times Free Press
In the real world, however, he was ecstatic the day he received word he'd been accepted to Southern medical giant the University of Alabama at Birmingham, which was also right about the same time he was named to GNTC's athletic hall of fame in early ...

Posted Saturday, July 4, 2015 11:03 pm CDT

Seniors at financial risk - Leader-Telegram

Leader-Telegram

Seniors at financial risk
Leader-Telegram
“It's a huge problem,” said Daniel Marson, professor of neurology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. “It's like a ... “Thirty-five percent of everybody over the age of 71 will have some form of dementia,” said gerontologist Robert Rousch ...

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Posted Sunday, July 5, 2015 12:04 am CDT