Housing status isn’t always recorded in medical records, so researchers say new data are likely just the “tip of the iceberg”.
Health Care Delivery, Policy, and Economics
Medical debt in collections and bankruptcy much higher in working-age adults after hospitalization for traumatic injury, suggesting need for strategies to reduce financial burden.
Three former and current medical students discuss the unique courses they helped develop for their peers and future generations of physicians-in-training.
Factors such as the number of patients per room and the distance to a nurse’s station could influence outcomes after high risk operations.
Managers should involve clinicians in efforts to cut back on unneeded or unproven tasks, team says.
For people over 50, supporting everything from health care needs and personal care to home repairs and finances brings both challenges and rewards.