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MesotheliomaGuide.com assists patients diagnosed with asbestos illnesses in understanding which treatment options are best suited for their illness, as well as how to find the right doctors that provide those treatment options. Read More
2010-2014 Award Winner
   HomeCare Elite Awards recognizes both performance and outcomes
R&A Home Health Services today announced that it has been named a Top Agency of the 2014 HomeCare Elite™, a recognition of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States.

Now in its forth year, the HomeCare Elite identifies the top 25 percent of Medicare-certified agencies and highlights the top 100 and top 500 agencies overall. Winners are ranked by an analysis of publicly available performance measures in quality outcomes, best practice (process measure) implementation, patient experience (Home Health CAHPS®), quality improvement and consistency, and financial performance. In order to be considered, an agency must be Medicare-certified and have data for at least one outcome in Home Health Compare. Out of 9,969 agencies considered, 2,496 are elite.

The HomeCare Elite is published annually to recognize the top 25 percent of home care agencies based on publicly available performance measures,” says Scott Smith, Director of Marketing, National Research Corporation. “We also further distinguish the top 100 and top 500 agencies. The list recognizes those agencies that are doing more to improve performance and outcomes for their patients. Read More
Empowering patients with the knowledge to better manage their own healthcare.
Drugs.com is the largest, most widely visited, independent medicine information website available on the Internet. Our aim is to be the Internet’s most trusted resource for drug and related health information. We will achieve this aim by presenting independent, objective, comprehensive and up-to-date information in a clear and concise format for both consumers and healthcare professionals.    Read More
Alzheimer’s and Dementia News from Around the World
Alzheimer’s and Dementia News from Around the World and Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care & Local News for Families and Professionals.    Read More
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
The cause of MS is still unknown – scientists believe the disease is triggered by as-yet-unidentified environmental factor(s) in a person who is genetically ...    Read More
Coastal Foot Care Services, Inc.,
At Coastal Foot Care Services, Inc., we believe that a doctor and patient become a team for treating an individual's feet. Our physicians spend most of their time listening to understand your concerns and responding with the best treatment options for you. With the help of our professional staff, they also follow up to make sure that general pain is relieved, problems are resolved and your health improves.    Read More
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, provides the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities...    Read More
American Diabetes Association
Our Mission: To prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes...    Read More
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is the national public health institute of the United States. The CDC is a federal agency under the ...    Read More
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We know you are busy. So we promise to make it easier to eat well, not harder. We live in confusing times, with more product choice than ever. It sometimes seems that everything is good for you and everything is bad for you – it’s hard to know who to believe. At Healthy Food Guide you will find accurate and unbiased information about healthy eating. We give you simple answers to important questions on food and health. Healthy Food Guide makes it easy and enjoyable to eat well and feel great.    Read More
10 signs of a good quality home health agency
10 signs of a good quality home health agency

Decide if these statements are true to help you identify a good quality home health agency:
1.The staff is polite and treats me and my family with respect.
2.The staff explains my plan of care to me and my family, lets us participate in creating the plan of care, and lets us know ahead of time of any changes.
3.The staff is properly trained and licensed to perform the type of health care I need.
4.The agency explains what to do if I have a problem with the staff or the care I’m getting.
5.The agency responds quickly to my requests.
6.The staff checks my physical and emotional condition at each visit.
7.The staff responds quickly to changes in my health or behavior.
8.The staff checks my home and suggests changes to meet my special needs and to ensure my safety.
9.The staff has told me what to do if I have an emergency.
10.The agency and its staff protect my privacy.    Read More
Internet Medicine Digital Healthcare
“Currently, there are massive amounts of healthcare information in cyberspace, ranging from government and business maintained resources to Web 2.0 user-generated content, e.g. wikis, blogs, online healthcare discussion groups, etc. However, all this information is not being effectively leveraged because 1) the sources are diverse in syntax, semantics and structural representation; and 2) they are fragmented across an enormously distributed network...    Read More
Better Health
Reaching approximately 10 million readers, their mission is to support and promote healthcare bloggers, provide insightful and trustworthy commentary, and to inform health policy makers. Read interviews with experts, get health tips, take a tour of Grand Rounds, watch videos, and much more on this blog.    Read More
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