Tag Archives: community

Ask the Doctor: D. Todd Detar, DO, Answers Questions about Osteopathic Medicine and His Role in the Community

D. Todd Detar, DO Q. What attracted you to medicine? A. While studying health education at the University of Delaware, a college sports injury ended my life’s dream of becoming an NFL player. One of my coaches saw an opportunity for me to work as a trainer for the Philadelphia Phillies, and over time, I… Read More »

Perforce will Host Virtual DevOps Summit For Embedded Software Community

Embedded DevOps Summit is a free event, spanning both US and EMEA time zones, that examines modern strategies to cut costs, save time, and reduce risk in embedded software development. MINNEAPOLIS, January 21, 2021 – Perforce Software, a provider of solutions to enterprise teams requiring productivity, visibility, and scale along the development lifecycle, announces a… Read More »

PrEP and the trans community webinar

On Thursday 17 December (13:00 GMT/14:00 W Europe) PrEP in Europe is holding a webinar on PrEP and the trans community. Trans women and men worldwide need PrEP to protect them from HIV. This webinar combines scientific research by, and for, trans people on HIV and PrEP, and the recommendations from PrEP in Europe’s recent… Read More »

HIEs more pervasive, interacting with community and social service groups

The Strategic Health Information Exchange Collaborative finds health information exchanges are increasingly moving data and partnering with at least one or more entities. HIEs now are connecting blood banks, first responders, school nurses, drug and alcohol treatment programs, dialysis centers, social services organizations and correctional health, among other entities. In its first national HIE survey,… Read More »

Advocate Aurora Health contributed $2.1 billion to community charitable care and services in 2018

Advocate Aurora Health, which primarily serves Illinois and Wisconsin, contributed $ 2.1 billion in charitable care and services in 2018, which is more than a $ 110 million increase over the previous year. To respond to unique community needs across its geographic footprint, the nonprofit health system sponsored numerous programs and services, including behavioral health… Read More »