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Medway Schools receive grant to provide mental health wrap-around services – News – The Enterprise, Brockton, MA

Superintendent Armand Pires and Director of Wellness Ryan Sherman are pleased to share that MEDWAY — The Medway Public School District was recently awarded a grant by the Greater Milford Community Health Network (CHNA 6) to provide mental health wrap-around services to Medway students. The $50,400 grant will support the hiring of a wrap-around service […]

New app aims to reduce impact of fake news on patients and healthcare services
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New app aims to reduce impact of fake news on patients and healthcare services

Cognitant Group has launched Healthinote, an app that provides patients with up-to-date, verified healthcare information to help them understand their conditions and treatment options better, and counters the potential impact of ‘fake news’ on their decisions and outcomes. With a search facility, a favourite page for users to save personalised information, and a share function, […]

Vidant Health News: Essential care and services
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Vidant Health News: Essential care and services

GREENVILLE, N.C. (VIDANT HEALTH NEWS) Providing the right care at the right time has never been more important for one local health system. Vidant Health continues to adjust to the ever-evolving COVID-19 pandemic. “The virus is still in our community and still spreading,” said Dr. Michel Waldrum, CEO at Vidant Health. With efforts taken early […]

FIU program inspires future of health services | FIU News
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FIU program inspires future of health services | FIU News

As health care changes, so too does its instruction at FIU. When the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued recommendations for health services amid the growing concerns for coronavirus, professors began to modify curriculum for the master of health services administration immediately, says Mariceli Comellas, interim assistant chair and clinical assistant professor. “The master […]

Gov. Scott says some health care services can resume
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Gov. Scott says some health care services can resume

MONTPELIER, Vt. (WCAX) Gov. Phil Scott says modeling shows it is safe to resume some health care services– turning the spigot on medical access just a bit. Outpatients services like diagnostic imaging and outpatient surgeries and procedures can resume. Elective surgeries that require hospital stays– like hip and knee replacements– are not included. Vermont Health […]

Health agency: 2 males stricken | News, Sports, Jobs
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Virus shakes up stability, leads people to seek mental health services | News, Sports, Jobs

The COVID-19 pandemic has not been a picnic for people who’ve grown accustomed to stability. For some people, stability is a key to their happiness. Movies and television may glamorize characters like Angus MacGyver, who only survives each weekly television episode of “MacGyver” by miraculously creating a device out of a battery and wire to […]

Washington County Health Board, nonprofit to continue efforts | News, Sports, Jobs
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West Virginia to re-open outpatient health services today | News, Sports, Jobs

CHARLESTON — Outpatient health services in West Virginia can now join approved hospitals in opening their doors as the total positive coronavirus cases compared to total tests remains below 3 percent. Gov. Jim Justice said Wednesday evening that businesses listed on week one of the “West Virginia Strong: The Comeback” plan can begin operations today. […]