Dermatology Experts Present Latest Information at 2017 AAD Summer Meeting
July 27, 2017 07:00 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Jul 27, 2017) - The 2017 American Academy of Dermatology Summer Meeting will take place from July 27 to 30 at the New York Hilton Midtown. The meeting will feature the...
Clinical Decision Support and Other Interventions Decrease Blood Transfusions, Save $1 Million Annually at Urban Hospital
July 24, 2017 10:42 ET | The Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwired - Jul 24, 2017) -  Red blood cell (RBC) transfusions are the most frequently performed hospital procedure in the United States, increasing 134 percent from...
American Academy of Dermatology: How People of Color Can Prevent and Detect Skin Cancer
July 11, 2017 14:00 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - Jul 11, 2017) - With summer in full swing, dermatologists from the American Academy of Dermatology are reminding everyone that people of all races and colors can...
Journal Features National Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Awardees
June 22, 2017 13:30 ET | The Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwired - Jun 22, 2017) - Patient safety and quality improvement efforts prevent errors in health care and save lives. To recognize such efforts, The Joint Commission...
American Academy of Dermatology - Infant Sun Protection: How Parents Can Keep Their Baby Safe
June 13, 2017 14:00 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - Jun 13, 2017) - Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, and it only takes one blistering sunburn during childhood or adolescence to nearly double a...
Lean Methodology Improves Throughput and Safety in Behavioral Health Care
May 18, 2017 13:01 ET | The Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwired - May 18, 2017) - Lean methodology has been increasingly applied in health care to reduce waste and improve quality, particularly in fast-paced and high-acuity...
American Academy of Dermatology - Research Highlights Common Sunscreen Mistakes
May 16, 2017 12:12 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - May 16, 2017) -  Sunscreen can be a valuable tool for skin cancer prevention -- but only if it's used correctly. When applying sunscreen, many people make...
Research Shows Female Partners Can Help Facilitate Early Melanoma Detection In Men Over 50
April 27, 2017 13:34 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - Apr 27, 2017) - Men over 50 have a higher risk than the general population of developing melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, so they need to keep a sharp eye...
Simulation Training Helps Parents of Children with Cancer Improve Central-Line Care in Home
April 20, 2017 13:00 ET | The Joint Commission
OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL--(Marketwired - Apr 20, 2017) - Infections from a central line in children with cancer can be life-threatening. Today, with most cancer care taking place in the home, it is...
American Academy of Dermatology: Tips to Prevent and Treat Bug Bites
April 11, 2017 14:00 ET | American Academy of Dermatology
SCHAUMBURG, IL--(Marketwired - Apr 11, 2017) - Although warm, spring weather means more time outdoors, it also means more bugs -- like bees, ticks and mosquitoes. The best way to deal with pesky...