Bethany Adkins

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Doing Harm

Today I held a 2-year-old's chin in place so a man could slit her throat. She had an infected cyst in her neck that needed removing, and I knew the surgery would heal her. But I was startled to find my mind flashing to those two small children on New York's Upper West Side allegedly slain by their …

10 deadly tech hazards in hospitals

A wide variety of devices, such as lifts, sliding boards, and specially designed chairs, toilets, mattresses, and stretchers can reduce the strain on workers. But these devices carry their own risks in cases of improper use or mechanical failure. Regular maintenance of the equipment, training in …

Report: U.S. Hospitals Spend $2 Billion Each Year Replacing Gowns Taken By Escaped Patients

WASHINGTON—Amidst rapidly rising costs throughout the health care system, a report published Wednesday by the American Hospital Association has found …

Healthcare providers weigh in on how analytics improves care

We're all familiar with the key issues facing the healthcare industry today: Providers must improve patient outcomes, contain costs and provide …

Big Data

Medical marijuana 420 Clinic opens in Calgary

<b>Watch above: Heather Yourex takes you on a tour of the 420 Clinic, Calgary’s first facility dedicated to helping patients access medicinal …

The Top Five Accounting Mistakes Analysts Make

By<p>Prior to entering graduate school almost 20 years ago, I had a very important phone conversation with an analyst at the Dreyfus Founders Funds, …

AP Interview: Pelosi predicts GOP ruin on health care case

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi predicted Wednesday that Republicans will "rue the day" if the Supreme Court buys their arguments and invalidates tax subsidies for millions of people under President Barack Obama's health care law.<p>Republicans have said they will try to ensure …

Flip it up: How the flipped classroom boosts faculty interest in teaching - Scope

<i>SMS (“Stanford Medical School”) Unplugged is a forum for students to chronicle their experiences in medical school. The student-penned entries appear</i> …

Women in high-income medical education positions still paid less than men

The existence of gender-based wage gaps in many occupations continues to be a hot-button topic in social and political debates. While much attention …

Medical Education

Medical education is in a critical condition

Source: Nate Kitch<p>Should undergraduate medical education be based in universities? That the question should be posed at all may shock universities, …

Medical Education

5 Digital Tools (& tips) to Help New School Leaders - Guest Post From Courtney Pepe

This guest post from Courtney Pepe (@iPadQueen2012) first appeared on Daily Genius.<p>It is that time of year when aspiring school administrator …