Archive for July 13th, 2012

Virtual Office Visit

Friday, July 13th, 2012

Soluta Care allows physicians to give treatment for minor illnesses and injuries anywhere. From your computer, you will see the answers to questions about your patient’s symptoms and their history. Your session will then move to a Soluta Health exam room where you will be set up for an instant messaging session with your patient. You can answer your patient’s questions and and respond to your patient’s concerns in the Exam Room. Your patient can even upload images for a better diagnosis. You can recommend treatment and even send prescriptions to your patient’s preferred pharmacy.

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Penn State Had No Risk Management Review To Stop Sandusky Abuse

Friday, July 13th, 2012

STATE COLLEGE, Pa.—Pennsylvania State University did not have a process or structure to regularly receive reports on potential risks and failed in its duty to make inquiries into the child sexual abuse by former assistant football coach Gerald A. Sandusky, according to an independent report released

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Delivery System Needs to Be Re-Examined

Friday, July 13th, 2012

By Harvey Billig

With the pending expansion of healthcare insurance to  millions of newly insured, it is time to re-examine the delivery system if one  wants true reform that is financially sustainable. This requires an analysis of  how to integrate doctors, hospitals, other providers, insurance companies and  pharmaceutical suppliers in a workable and affordable delivery model that can be  adopted relatively rapidly in most areas of the country.