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Wireless Technologies Save Lives and Money for Healthcare Providers

By on July 7, 2016 in Featured, National Health News with 0 Comments
Wireless Technologies Save Lives and Money for Healthcare Providers

The 13-year-old boy watched frantically from the bank of the Colorado River as his dad struggled to free himself from the flood-swollen waters. Clutching his cell phone the boy dialed 9-1-1. When the dispatcher answered, she tried to get him to relay the location of the location of his party on the river, but the boy had no idea. Fortunately, he didn’t have to.

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Sexual Activity is Safe for Most Heart Patients

By on September 29, 2015 in Featured, National Health News with 0 Comments
Sexual Activity is Safe for Most Heart Patients

If you have stable cardiovascular disease, it is more than likely that you can safely engage in sexual activity, according to an American Heart Association scientific statement.

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Patients First with Seton Total Health Person-Centered Care

By on February 29, 2012 in Central Texas, Featured with 0 Comments
Patients First with Seton Total Health Person-Centered Care

Total Health Partners is a team comprised of nine people – a physician, registered nurse, nurse practitioner, social worker and five health promoters. Patients come to the program primarily through referrals.

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America’s Three Million Nurses Change Healthcare

By on February 20, 2012 in National Health News with 0 Comments
America’s Three Million Nurses Change  Healthcare

With more than three million nurse professionals in the United States alone, nursing is the largest segment of the healthcare industry and touches every facet of care from the doctor’s office to home care to hospitals according to The UCLA School of Nursing.

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