Tag Archives: Healthcare

Screening helps OSF HealthCare find women at risk for breast cancer

The counties surrounding OSF HealthCare, a not-for-profit Catholic health system with facilities in parts of Illinois and Michigan, have a high incidence of breast cancer, with 20 percent of diagnosed patients being younger than 50. In response, the delivery system is using genetic risk assessment software from CancerIQ to identify women with a genetic predisposition… Read More »

Nurses at Tenet Healthcare hospitals in three states stage one-day strike over wages – The Dallas Morning News

Registered nurses staged a one-day strike Friday against Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare’s hospitals in Florida, California and Arizona, demanding better working conditions and higher wages as the nation’s labor movement has begun flexing muscles weakened by decades of declining membership amid business and government attacks. About 6,500 National Nurses United members walked out at 12 Tenet… Read More »

The Amazing Ways Babylon Health Is Using Artificial Intelligence To Make Healthcare Universally Accessible – Forbes

Babylon, a UK start-up, plans to “put an accessible and affordable health service in the hands of every person on earth” by putting artificial intelligence (AI) tools to work. Currently, the company has operations in the UK and Rwanda and hopes to expand to the Middle East, the United States, and China. The company’s strategy… Read More »