Best in Class Treatment for Hypertension

There are some health issues, which needs to get treated the moment they are diagnosed, in order to live a long-term, happy and healthy life. High blood pressure is one of them. It can cause a stroke today, but it can also cause kidney damage and other long-term problems if left untreated. Unfortunately, it’s something […]

There are Two Kinds of People in the us – Those who View Health As Static and those Who Don’t

Introduction: We’re Not #1 I believe Americans need a new way of thinking about health. Look where our current perspectives on the subject have gotten us – we are last among the world’s 17 most industrialized nations in all the key indicators of health. It’s hard to believe but true: we’re last in life expectancy; […]

Group Insurance Health care and the HIPAA Privacy Rule

HIPAA stands for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. When I hear people talking about HIPAA, they are usually not talking about the original Act. They are talking about the Privacy Rule that was issued as a result of the HIPAA in the form of a Notice of Health Information Practices. The United states Department […]

Ten Tips for Comparing Health care Policies

Australians already know that health coverage can provide security for individuals and families when a medical need arises. Many, however, do not know how to find the best value when comparing health insurance policies. Below are 10 tips everyone should read before shopping for private health coverage. 1. Choose coverage that concentrates on your specific […]

Health Savings Accounts – An American Innovation in Health insurance

INTRODUCTON – The term “health insurance” is commonly used in the united states to describe any program that helps pay for medical expenses, whether through privately purchased insurance, social insurance or a non-insurance social welfare program funded by the government. Synonyms for this usage include “health coverage, ” “health care coverage” and “health benefits” and […]

Rebuilding the Tower of Babel – A CEO’s Perspective on Health Information Exchanges

Defining a Health Information Exchange The united states is facing the largest shortage of healthcare practitioners in our country’s history which is compounded by an ever increasing geriatric population. In 2005 there existed one geriatrician for every 5, 000 US residents over 65 and only nine of the 145 medical schools trained geriatricians. By 2020 […]

Occupational Health: Core Areas of Knowledge and Competence, Part 2

OHA’s can contribute by helping managers to manage sickness absence more effectively. The nurse may be involved in helping to train line managers and supervisors in how to best use the OH service, in how to refer staff, what type of information will be required, what to expect from occupational health. By developing transparent referral […]

Occupational Health: Core Areas of Knowledge and Competence, Part 1

It is not possible to describe a highly complex and dynamic process such as occupational health nursing simply in terms of core activities or tasks. Occupational Health Nurse (OHA) are constantly learning new skills, adapting current practices to meet new needs and developing new approaches to solving problems and therefore their practice is not static […]

Occupational Health – Workplace Health Management

Workplace Health Management (WHM) There are four key components of workplace health management: Occupational Health and safety Workplace Health Promotion Social and lifestyle determinants of health Environmental Health Management In the past policy was frequently driven solely by compliance with legislation. In the new approach to workplace health management, policy development is driven by both […]

5 Expert Insider Steps to begin Transforming Your health & Body Today!

While yes, our team is born in a world of intense high athletic goals such as bodybuilding, it is not our goal to support people to become bodybuilders – FAR FROM IT!; -) So you can relax now!! But it is our goal to share with you why the lessons from our experience of mastering […]