Tag Archives: Care

Aged care CEO chokes up over man’s abuse

The chief at one of Australia’s biggest aged care providers has choked up at a royal commission while apologising after a carer was caught on camera abusing a man, but denies there is a systemic problem. Noleen Hausler used a hidden camera to expose the abuse of her bedridden father in 2015 at Mitcham Residential… Read More »

Pittsburgh provider to offer ICU teleconsults to expand care

Allegheny Health Network, an 8-hospital delivery system based in the Pittsburgh area, is working with Mercy Health System’s telehealth program—Mercy Virtual—to deliver care services across Western Pennsylvania. At Allegheny, telehealth consultations for ICU patients will be available on a 24/7 basis to give complete coverage for all physicians, with intensivists conducting the consultations, says Chong… Read More »

How to Care for Different Types of Fabrics

It’s a wonder of modern life that there are so many different types of fabric. It’s what enables you to have heavy curtains, light summer clothes, and even sweat absorbent exercise gear. More… Of course, each different type of material requires its own care routine; it’s the best way of ensuring it lasts for as… Read More »

Doctor On Demand rolls out virtual care platform for primary care

Dive Brief: Doctor On Demand has launched a new virtual care platform for health plans and employers aimed at expanding access to primary care. The platform, called Synapse, integrates into health plans’ existing networks to provide a full range of health and wellness services, from preventive health to chronic care, urgent care and behavioral health.… Read More »