Tag Archives: Organization

Boston organization to use new EHR to reduce opioid-related deaths

Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program has teamed with Netsmart to implement an electronic health record system for addiction treatment to serve those with opioid use disorders. The goal of the new initiative is to enhance care delivery to mitigate overdoses and deaths. BHCHP annually serves more than 11,000 individuals in the metro Boston… Read More »

Why The World Health Organization has Added Burnout to the ICD List.

Burnout has been recognized by WHO as an occupational phenomenon that stems directly from our collective crisis of workplace stress. June 5, 2019 by Michael Levitt Leave a Comment — Below are some codes that for most won’t mean anything: QD85 Burn-out ICD-11 for Mortality and Morbidity Statistics (Version: 04/2019) ICD-11 stands for International Classification of… Read More »

NFL Star Billy Austin Launches Cancer Organization (With Help From Beyoncé)

In 2014, days before his 39th birthday, William Dominic “Billy” Austin was diagnosed with Stage III non–Hodgkin lymphoma. Not long after that the former Indianapolis Colts player started an organization to help people with cancer who lack the transportation necessary to get to their appointments, Essence reports. Tackles4Cancer was born out of Austin’s own transportation… Read More »