Month: December 2022

MidMichigan General Hospital – Alpena

The MidMichigan Medical Center in Alpena has been named to the Becker’s Hospital Review 2017 list of the 100 best community hospitals in the country. This recognition is based on hospitals’ overall excellence, including patient satisfaction and leadership. It is also evaluated in several key areas, such as certifications, awards, and leadership. The MidMichigan Medical […]

Hospital Jobs For Health Care Professionals

Hospitals offer a variety of jobs for health care professionals. From nurses to administrative assistants, there are many different roles to choose from. You can also find jobs in the hospital’s maintenance and IT departments. Healthcare support staff such as phlebotomists, lab technicians, and aides can help patients with daily tasks and help other clinicians. […]

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also referred to as Obamacare, was signed into law on March 23, 2010. This landmark statute was designed to improve the health care system. It was meant to make sure that every individual has access to affordable health care and to reduce health care costs. The Act creates […]

Health Services Careers

Health services is an umbrella term that entails several related sectors such as prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and cure. It is also an organization of people and institutions that are tasked with improving the health of their community. In addition, it also includes allied health professions. These professionals provide services in residential and community settings. The […]

What Does it Take to Become a Doctor?

Doctors are experienced, certified individuals who treat patients and conduct research on the latest medical developments. They are responsible for the well being of their patients, and must be prepared for any emergency. They perform a wide variety of tasks, including analyzing and interpreting lab tests, prescribing medicines, and examining patients. They must be able […]

The Importance of Hospital Room Amenities

The design of a hospital room has a significant effect on the care patients receive. Studies have shown that certain features are associated with better outcomes. Researchers at the University of Michigan sought to determine how the features of a hospital room affect patient health. In particular, the team investigated how room features affected the […]

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