Long-term care and other healthcare organizations are looking to diversify the membership of their boards of directors, and rightly so. Increasingly, diversity is a cornerstone of board health and success. It is critically important that trustees offer diverse and distinct viewpoints, as well as represent the varied constituencies which they serve
To help stop the spread of flu this season, doctors should talk to their patients about getting vaccinated--and get shots themselves, according to the American Medical Association's news service.
Older black patients are less likely than whites to receive the recommended treatment for cancer, according to a new study.