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Fragmented System- Tia's Story

Being a registered nurse for many years, I have seen patients maneuver through various health systems.  Often times, the system is fragmented and confusing — and this leads to frustration. 317 more words

Vii Health

Health system has tried to do more with less but it simply can't take any more cuts

Here is article I wrote for the Irish Independent on some of the key findings from the Resilience project. This is work I am doing with Prof Steve Thomas and Dr Sarah Barry in the Centre for Health Policy and Management in Trinity College Dublin. 677 more words


Liana Mailli: We are not scared, we are angry...

Liana Mailli, president of the Doctors of the World, Greece, spoke to the radio station ‘Sto Kokkino’ for the attack that took place yesterday at the multiclinic, in Perama.  246 more words


County Commissioners Unanimously Approve Funding for Erlanger

Chattanooga, Tn – As we previously announced, the federal Public Hospital Supplemental Payment (PHSP) was approved last month by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).  177 more words

Erlanger News


Voices are important for all professions, never more so for health librarians.  We are a profession that is sometimes overlooked, yet we contribute much to our hospitals and health systems.   23 more words

Health Science Librarian

Living Sick and Dying Young in Rich America

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When I read an article in The Atlantic recently with the title: Living Sick and Dying Young in Rich America - Chronic illness is the new first-world problem… 1,066 more words

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Erlanger hosts Seventh Annual Trauma Symposium on May 14

Erlanger Health System will host the Seventh Annual Trauma Symposium on May 14 at the Chattanooga Convention Center, featuring keynote speaker Dario Gonzalez, MD, FACEP, Medical Director of Bronx/EMS Division 2. 250 more words

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