Medical Autonomy not Violated by ACA’s Individual Health Insurance Mandate: Court

gavelA key health care reform law provision that requires individuals to purchase coverage or pay a financial penalty does not violate their constitutional right to make their own medical decisions, a federal appeals court panel ruled.

Weighing Telehealth’s Pros and Cons

ceoBryan Coffey CEO of Hamilton County Hospital

Remote teams can cut hospital costs and help fill staffing gaps, but HIT and regulatory requirements can be daunting, especially for small, remote hospitals.

A human-size robot roams the halls of Hamilton County Hospital is a 25-bed critical access care  hospital in Syracuse, a small town of just over 1,800 people on the  southwestern Kansas frontier. “The nearest Walmart Continue reading

What You Need to Know About Testosterone Testing and Testosterone Replacement Therapy

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The number of testosterone prescriptions have tripled over the past decade, causing researchers to sound the alarm that men may be abusing the hormone

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Continue reading

Osteopathic Medicine Is Gaining Recognition

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Medical doctors, MDs, and doctors of osteopathy, known as DOs, have similar training requiring four years of study in the basic and clinical sciences, and the successful completion of licensing exams Continue reading