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Hospital patients may get a reprieve from the controversial "two-midnight" coverage policy under changes proposed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
It's an odd thing to see the king of the jungle become the hunted instead of the hunter. But that's what happened when CVS announced it was buying Omnicare.
As a little girl, Rhode Island resident Shirley Payne loved to be on the water.
NorthStar Healthcare Income Inc. closed on a $639.3 million portfolio of continuing care retirement communities in mid-June.
Edgewood Summit builds a new memory care addition in order to fully round out its healthcare mission for West Virginia residents.
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Do a shot at a conference for every time you hear about creating a “home like environment,” although be aware of alcohol poisoning.”
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The elderly brain is more vulnerable to the adverse effects of surgery and anesthesia compared with the younger brain. Both anecdotally and in clinical investigation, the elderly surgical population has been found to exhibit a significantly higher prevalence of postoperative cognitive decline. The most common manifestations of this decline are postoperative delirium (POD) and postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD).