Jail Official Sentenced To Prison After Denying Medical Care To Dying Diabetic InmateA former Oklahoma jail administrator was sentenced to more than four years in federal prison after the 2013 death of a diabetic inmate that the official allegedly accused of faking an illness.
<em>Care</em> Is Critical Component Of HealthcareIf your doctor is empathetic and compassionate, it can help remove countless obstacles and lead to high quality care.
Trying To Develop More Primary Care PhysiciansWe all know there is a need to have more primary care physicians in the country and the challenge to develop more of them is on-going.
Treating The 'Obese'Since the word obese has a negative connotation, it might make sense for physicians to use another word when treating and counseling overweight patients.
Hospital Noise Slows HealingHospitals are more noisy than ever and a new report indicates this slows healing.
New Jersey Democrats Oppose Limits On Out-Of-State Medical CareAs a legislative battle intensifies over making public workers in New Jersey pay sharply more for pension and health benefits, some Democrats are vowing to fight a provision deep inside the bill that limits access to out-of-state medical care.