Tag Archives: Health

Vail Health opts for Spok to aid care team communication

Vail (Colo.) Health is using a communications platform from Spok, implementing the technology across the 12-site system that includes 56-bed Vail Health Hospital. Other facilities at the organization include Shaw Cancer Center, Howard Head Sports Medicine, two urgent care centers and multiple clinics. The Spok software facilitates clinicians in finding information quickly and eliminates phone… Read More »

How health information exchange serves diverse New Mexico

New Mexico is a place of contrasts. It has far more sheep and cattle than people—there are only about 12 people per square mile. By contrast, New Mexico is also the home to two large national laboratories that have provided innovations from the atomic bomb to national security, space exploration, nuclear fusion, renewable energy, medicine,… Read More »

Weekly Health Quiz: Measles, Agriculture and Carbon Dioxide

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For both health care and health care journalism, there’s something missing in the middle

December 19, 2018 Posted By Categories Joy Victory has been deputy managing editor of HealthNewsReview.org since 2016. She tweets as @thejoyvictory. In 2015, a few months before I started working at HealthNewsReview.org, Cosmopolitan magazine published my article, “Why are so many American women dying in childbirth?” Tired of women getting blamed for the problem, I… Read More »