“EHRs are supposed to ensure safe use of medications in...Read More »
Ideally, there should be no need to reuse cardiovascular implantable electronic devices (CIED) like pacemakers and defibrillators—every patient...Read More »
The problem with suggesting that complex issues can be addressed through “absolute” solutions is that, unless used in algebra, absolutes rarely...Read More »
An Atlanta-based nonprofit organization that focuses on drug diversion prevention has launched an online forum that it hopes will change the...Read More »
As I write this at the end of March, I am confronted with a world turned upside down. The COVID-19 pandemic has changed every part of my daily...Read More »
While all the headlines have been (justifiably) about the 2019 novel coronavirus, healthcare providers must keep in mind that it isn’t the sole...Read More »
Some health systems are offering virtual screening for the novel coronavirus, COVID-19.
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Do providers need to know if their patients use cannabis? Yes.
There are many ramifications of cannabis use on patient care, including...Read More »
Cannabis use is need-to-know information before prescribing other medications, particularly anesthesia, heart medicines, and drugs processed by...Read More »