2016 Article Archives

The Materiality Standard in False Claims Actions

Sep 09, 2016 at 02:19 pm by steve

The Supreme Court decided Universal Health Services v. U.S. ex rel. Escobar on June 16, 2016 in which it ruled the implied false certification theory, previously recognized in.... Read More

Ergonomic Healthcare Chair Offers Optimal Comfort

Sep 09, 2016 at 02:19 pm by steve

An idea for a more comfortable and functional healthcare chair has become reality for Angela Howard, RN, CLCP, co-owner and president of OptimComfort™. The ergonomic chair pro.... Read More

30 Years of Saving Young Lives

Sep 09, 2016 at 02:19 pm by steve

In the critical hour after a life-threatening injury, trauma centers can make a life and death difference in helping patients survive. From the early days when emergency depar.... Read More

Hearts At Home

Sep 09, 2016 at 02:19 pm by steve

Learning your newborn has only one ventricle is frightening enough. Knowing that young life will be in your hands alone at home for months while awaiting a second, then a thir.... Read More

Malpractice: Primary & Secondary Prevention

Sep 09, 2016 at 02:19 pm by steve

Part art, part science delivered by imperfect humans and impacted by hundreds of variables from a tiny protein on a gene to an individual's age and socioeconomic status - the.... Read More
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July 2024

Jul 18, 2024 at 11:56 am by kbarrettalley

Your July 2024 Issue of Birmingham Medical News is Here!