13 juillet 2017

Healthy Higher Ed Employees

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Most professors and other university staffers say they're in good health, but some can identify instances of workplace bullying, according to the results of a broad new pilot study unveiled here Thursday. More...

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Portrait of Faculty Mental Health

HomeBy Colleen Flaherty. New study of faculty members with mental health issues finds they disclose conditions selectively to trusted colleagues but are less trusting of and have worse reactions from staff members whose job it is to help them. More...

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Higher Ed Groups Criticize GOP Health-Care Bill

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. The American Council on Education, along with 18 other higher education groups, wrote to Senate leaders Tuesday urging a "different approach" to the health-care bill released by Republican lawmakers last week. More...

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How Higher Ed Would Feel Medicaid Cuts

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. Medicaid cuts in proposed Senate GOP health-care legislation would mean bigger tabs for teaching hospitals and less state support for public universities. More...

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Medical Colleges: Reject Senate Health-Care Bill

HomeBy Andrew Kreighbaum. The Association of American Medical Colleges called on senators to reject the health-care reform bill Republican lawmakers released Thursday. AAMC President and CEO Darrell Kirch said the bill would upend the health-care marketplace and cripple the Medicaid program. More...

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11 juillet 2017

Collins Will Stay On at NIH

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. President Trump announced Tuesday that he will keep Francis S. Collins as director of the National Institutes of Health. More...

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University of Great Falls Pivots to Health Care

HomeBy Rick Seltzer. The University of Great Falls in Montana is shifting to emphasize training for the health-care field and will be renamed the University of Providence at the beginning of July, following an investment by the multistate Providence St. Joseph Health system. More...

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10 juillet 2017

Teaching Medicine as an Immersive Experience

http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/wp-content/themes/default/images/kubrickheader.jpgTechno-News Blog. In rethinking medical education, an interdisciplinary team at Harvard Medical School designed a new fundamentals curriculum for online health care learning. HMX Fundamentals takes advantage of how people learn and an array of online tools to provide an immersive online program for students just beginning their studies in health care. More...

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09 juillet 2017

Les maladies professionnelles touchent les moins qualifiés

Les maladies professionnelles [1] frappent avant tout les milieux populaires. Sur 52 500 cas en 2012 (dernière année disponible), près des trois quarts concernent des ouvriers. 23 % touchent des employés et 4 % seulement, des cadres supérieurs ou des professions intermédiaires. Plus...

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Une médecine de classe

La dernière loi de santé, promulguée le 26 janvier 2016, a fait du combat contre «  les injustices et les inégalités de santé et d’accès au système de soins » l’un des «  trois défis majeurs » pour améliorer la santé de la population en France. Plus...

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