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9 steps for working with journalists

May 21, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
The best pitches capitalize on positive relationships with media contacts built over years. Here’s how to develop these priceless connections. Reporters ask lots of questions. What if one happens to be, “Do you have time for a few questions?” If the story will be written about your organization with or without your participation, the answer […] The post 9 steps for working with journalists appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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Walking During Work Meetings Brings Benefits

May 21, 2019 , WebMD
Not only does it provide much needed exercise for people who are often tied to their desks for the entire work day, it can also give them a stress-reducing mental...
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COO Departs From Billionaire’s Health Initiative Haven For ‘Family Reasons’

May 21, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The company's hires--and now departures--have been closely watched as many in the health industry are braced for the new and possibly fierce competition expected to come from the initiative founded by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase. Other news from the health industry focuses on the "app economy," elder care home profits, the legacy of Uwe Reinhardt and violence in the...
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Outdoor walking meetings boost your mental and physical health

May 21, 2019 , CNN Health
Go outside and get some fresh air! It's something our parents told us to do as kids, and it could be just what the doctor ordered for a workforce that spends most of the day sitting and staring at screens. One way to do it: Get out of that stuffy fluorescent-lit conference room, get on your feet, and take that work meeting into the great outdoors....
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Heroin’s Disappearance From East Coast Sounds Like Public Health Victory, But It Puts Longtime Users At Risk For Overdose

May 21, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Synthetic fentanyl, a deadlier drug that is much cheaper to produce and distribute than heroin, has all but replaced heroin, which used to have deep roots in East Coast places like Appalachia, New England mill towns and New York City. In other news on the drug and opioid epidemic: prescription painkillers, needle exchange programs, opioid use in the workforce, and more....
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Walking During Work Meetings Bring Benefits

May 21, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Walking During Work Meetings Bring BenefitsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/20/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/20/2019 12:00:00...
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Weight-Loss Surgery May Work Even Better During Teen Years

May 18, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Weight-Loss Surgery May Work Even Better During Teen YearsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/16/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/17/2019 12:00:00...
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Americans' Dirty Pool Habits Revealed in Survey

May 17, 2019 , WebMD
More than half of adults said they use a swimming pool as a substitute for showering or to rinse off after exercise or yard work, according to the online survey of 3,100 adults conducted by the Sachs Media...
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Coherent? Voice Disorders Significantly Affect Listeners, Too

May 17, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
“Fly heading two three zero, runway two seven left, cleared for takeoff.” Air traffic controllers are among the 25 to 45% of the workforce in the United States who use their voices professionally. It is imperative for their listeners to understand what they are communicating. Air traffic controllers......
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How to find, engage and empower your internal influencers

May 17, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
Follow this guidance to unleash the full messaging might of your hidden heavy hitters. We are all under the influence of influential people. The workplace is no different. When influential, charismatic colleagues speak out, others listen. The more respected and trusted they are, the more powerful their words and actions prove to be. How do […] The post How to find, engage and empower your internal influencers appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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Scientists Working on Hearing Aid That Solves the 'Cocktail Party' Problem

May 17, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Scientists Working on Hearing Aid That Solves the 'Cocktail Party' ProblemCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/15/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/16/2019 12:00:00...
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It’s time for your hospital’s staff to play ball

May 17, 2019 , Healthcare Comm.
You can promote team sports to improve how your employees work together. Communication is crucial in getting started and increasing the fun for all involved. Does your hospital have a softball, volleyball, basketball or some other sports team that employees can play in? If not, your health care organization is missing out on a fun […] The post It’s time for your hospital’s staff to play ball appeared first on Health Care Communication...
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Why Supporting Small-Town Social Innovation Matters

May 17, 2019 , Forbes
Curious what social innovators are working on in Appalachia, the Navajo Nation, and rural Minnesota? We ask Ashoka...
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A Work Patch For Better Nursing Home Care

May 17, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Placing a loved one in a nursing home can be a traumatic experience for the entire family with concerns about the care and attention they will receive. Imagine if those concerns were eased, simply by some changes in the way the schedules are done for the staff at that facility. "The work schedules ......
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Research Roundup: Surprise Billing; Medicaid Work Requirements; And Decision-Making After Cancer Diagnosis

May 17, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Each week, KHN compiles a selection of recently released health policy studies and...
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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ States Race To Reverse ‘Roe’

May 17, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Margot Sanger-Katz of The New York Times, Anna Edney of Bloomberg News and Alice Miranda Ollstein of Politico join KHN’s Julie Rovner to discuss the new abortion bans passed in Alabama and Georgia; bipartisan congressional efforts to end “surprise” out-of-network medical bills; and a new public option health insurance plan soon to be available in Washington...
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Connected rowing machine maker extends Series A round to $27M

May 16, 2019 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Hydrow's in-home device delivers live and on-demand workouts for landlocked...
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US firms aim to fight workplace stress amid rise of employee burnout

May 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
Wellness app Shine is working with employers across the U.S. to arrange a nationwide Mental Health Break on Wednesday, with more than 50 companies taking...
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Microbe-Hacker Ginkgo Bioworks Pushes Further Into Medicine With Acquisition Of Genome Mining Platform And Antibiotics Discovery Deal With Roche

May 16, 2019 , Forbes
Gene-hacking unicorn Ginkgo Bioworks pushed further into medicine with the acquisition of Warp Drive Bio's genome mining platform and its antibiotics discovery deal with Roche. "This is a big part of the future of Ginkgo," CEO Jason Kelly told...
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2019 Disruptor 50: No. 19. Ginkgo Bioworks

May 16, 2019 , CNBC Health
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