Category: Advice

VA Expands Program to Bring EHRs Home
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VA Expands Program to Bring EHRs Home

Government Health IT, October 15, 2010 By Mary Mosquera Washington, DC — The Department of Veterans Affairs plans to expand its use of information technology and telecommunications – including mobile and landline phones and video conferencing – to deliver healthcare to aging veterans and others who suffer from chronic conditions, according to senior telehealth officials....

Home Health Nurses Keep Track of Elderly in the Heat
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Home Health Nurses Keep Track of Elderly in the Heat

The Philadelphia Inquirer, July 2010 By Brooke Minters PHILADELPHIA, PA — The fan was cranked up high in the ovenlike living room when home health nurse Monica Coleman entered the East Oak Lane home Wednesday. Coleman, 51, with the Visiting Nurse Association of Greater Philadelphia, was there to check on Sandra Randolph, 67, who had...