Tag Archives: systems

Listen: The Hidden Cost Of Health Systems Gobbling Up Rural Hospitals

KHN Editor-in-Chief Elisabeth Rosenthal appeared on the WAMU radio program “1A” to discuss the issue of community hospitals merging with larger, corporate systems and what that means for communities around the country. Rosenthal is the author of “An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back.” Related Topics Health Industry… Read More »

Travelex Systems Recovery Update

Restoring in-branch retail systems in some Travelex and partner stores in the UK and testing some systems outside the UK this week The automated order placement service used by a number of our UK high street banking partners is now live Good progress on restoring the UK proprietary International Money Transfer Service, available by the… Read More »

New discoveries map out CRISPR-Cas defense systems in bacteria

With the aid of highly advanced microscopes and synchrotron sources, researchers from the University of Copenhagen have gained seminal insight into how bacteria function as defence mechanisms against attacks from other bacteria and viruses. The study, which has just been published in the journal, Nature Communications, also describes how the defence systems can be activated… Read More »

Health care systems turn to a ‘new’ old medicine: healthy food – MassLive.com

A few times a week, Katie Macomber, medical home care coordinator at Amherst Pediatrics, writes a “prescription” for patients and their families. Macomber is not a doctor, and the prescription is not for medicine. Rather, it is a form from the Amherst Survival Center, designed to look like a prescription, that sends families to the… Read More »