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Healthcanal.comhttps://www.healthcanal.com Healthcare and Wellness Informative SourceWed, 28 Jul 2021 07:33:08 +0000en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.8https://www.healthcanal.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/logo-02-1.pngHealthcanal.comhttps://www.healthcanal.com 3232Legitimate Service Dog Certification 2021: Can It Be A Scam?https://www.healthcanal.com/mental-health-behavior/legitimate-service-dog-certification Tue, 27 Jul 2021 04:09:00 +0000https://www.healthcanal.com/?post_type=informational_posts&p=267666 Service dogs play an important role in the lives of individuals with disabilities, performing a wide variety of tasks to help the individual maintain their… Read More »

Bye-Bye to Health Insurance ‘Birthday Rule’? Kansas Lawmaker Floats Fix

When Kayla Kjelshus gave birth to her first child, the infant spent seven days in the neonatal intensive care unit, known as the NICU. This stressful medical experience was followed by an equally stressful financial one. Because of an obscure health insurance policy called the “birthday rule,” Kjelshus and her husband, Mikkel, were hit with… Read More »

Regulation, Reimbursement, and Interoperability Block Health Systems’ Digital Transformation – The State of Healthcare in 2021 From HIMSS

There is no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic motivated health care providers, payers, and patients to adopt digital tools and contact-less services, allowing people to deliver and receive medical care. Still, 18 months into the pandemic, now endemic and in its fourth wave of cases spiking around the world and in many parts of the… Read More »

CDC to reverse indoor mask policy, saying fully vaccinated people should wear them indoors in Covid hot spots

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to recommend Tuesday that fully vaccinated people begin wearing masks indoors again in places with high Covid-19 transmission rates, according to people familiar with the matter. Federal health officials still believe fully vaccinated individuals represent a very small amount of transmission, according to the sources. Still,… Read More »

ADVERTORIAL: ‘People might think working at a hospice is all about death – but it’s not’

Sophie hopes by sharing her story, she will encourage more registered nurses to get in touch to find out more about the benefits of pursuing a career with Sue Ryder, who are experts in palliative care, and currently has vacancies across a number of its hospices. “A lot of people might think working at a… Read More »