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Dade County Medical Association Names HealthFusion as a Vendor of Choice … 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The Dade County Medical Association (DCMA) has selected HealthFusion, Inc., provider of top-ranked MediTouch® EHR software, as a Vendor of Choice for electronic health records (EHRs). The DCMA, the largest county medical … Read more on PR Newswire (press release) Protect endangered pinelands Although I was unable to attend the pinelands preservation march, I'm glad to see that there was a substantial turnout. On the...

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Doctors Call On DEA To Reschedule Marijuana For Medical Research Purposes The American Academy of Pediatrics is requesting that the Drug Enforcement Administration reclassify marijuana as a less harmful substance in order to facilitate research of the substance for medical use, according to a policy statement released Monday. Read more on Huffington Post 4 medical secrets doctors don't tell patients They might have a general idea about the financial aspects of health care, but doctors are experts in physiology and medicine. That job takes...

Nurse fatigue's dangers targeted by new policy

Nurse fatigue's dangers targeted by new policy Now, the American Nurses Association seeks to reduce such risks with a policy spelling out the dangers of nurse fatigue and recommending ways employers can reduce it. The group is spreading the word to nurses and health care facilities across the nation. Read more on The Courier-Journal Nurses Association Urges Limiting Work Hours to Combat Fatigue It's a new year, but that drumbeat is continuing, with the American Nurses Association taking a lead role. ANA, which represents the...

AMA Applauds Minnesota Supreme Court Ruling in Support of Medical Staff

AMA Applauds Minnesota Supreme Court Ruling in Support of Medical Staff … "The American Medical Association (AMA) is very pleased that the state high court upheld the legal authority of agreed-upon bylaws and greatly enhanced the autonomy and independence of the Avera Marshall medical staff. "The Avera Marshall case is an … Read more on American Medical Association (press release) (blog) EBSCO Partners With AMA to Promote Medical Journals EBSCO Information Services expanded its partnership with the AMA (American...

Lobbyists spend record amount in 2014

Lobbyists spend record amount in 2014 FRANKFORT, Ky. — A battle over beer distribution has helped drive the amount of lawmaker lobbying to a new high. The Courier-Journal (http://cjky.it/1BrGCxT) reports lobbyist spent a record amount, about $ 18.4 million, in 2014. Anheuser-Busch … Read more on Lexington Herald Leader Grimes to seek re-election as secretary of state The “boy from Yellow Creek” plowed the earth with a team of mules that day as a nod to the farmers in his native western Kentucky, just one of the legendary...