Hawaii Health Care Employers Call for Reduced Use of Travel Nurses, Hire More “Clinical Educators,” and Undertake High School Staffing Efforts to Respond to Persistent Workforce Shortages – State of the Fix

Healthcare workforce professionals in Hawaii discussed initiatives designed to attract much-needed workers to the field during the… State of Repair Hawaii 2023 Health Policy Conference. Get the latest state-specific policy intelligence for the healthcare sector delivered to your inbox. Jana Hoscheid, director of healthcare workforce development for the Hawaii Health Care Association (HAH), noted Healthcare … Read more

New figures highlight the impact of Covid-19 on mental health care for inpatients and emergency departments

New numbers reported this week indicate that Vermont’s inpatient psychiatric care capacity slowly began to rebound last year, but it remains well below pre-pandemic levels. Meanwhile, the total number of days patients spent seeking mental health care in emergency departments statewide reached new highs. That number, more than 10,500 a day, now appears to be … Read more

Utah bill proposes expanding dental care coverage to adults under Medicaid – reform state

Senate Bill 19a measure that would extend dental benefits under Medicaid to adults 21 and older, was introduced in the House of Representatives after passing the Senate by a vote of 19-0, with 10 abstentions, on Monday. Get the latest state-specific policy intelligence for the healthcare sector delivered to your inbox. Sponsored by Sen. Evan … Read more

Children’s Hospitals in Texas want $300 million to improve access to mental health care

AUSTIN, Texas (KCBD) — When their names were called in front of the Texas House of Representatives and Senate on Wednesday morning, the faces of Bill and Abby Andrews lit up from the galleries. The two girls being treated for Niemann-Pick disease at Dell Children’s Medical Center in Austin wave to applause from pediatricians, health … Read more

Critics cite health care failures for vulnerable foster children

need help? If you or someone you know is in crisis, please Call or text 988 to access the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline. One night last month, a 9-year-old boy with autism who talked about killing himself was among about 70 state-supervised children and youth sleeping in hotels across Georgia. Audrey Brannen, the Georgia … Read more

Court of Appeal to hear arguments for banning transgender health care for state employees

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Halal Cosmetics & Personal Care Market Size Growth by $17897.92 Million from 2022 to 2027: Descriptive Analysis of Customer Landscape, Vendor Assessment, and Market Dynamics

New YorkAnd January 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ – File Global halal cosmetics and personal care market It is estimated that the volume will increase by 17897.92 million US dollars From 2022 to 2027. The market growth momentum will advance at a CAGR of 4.67% over the forecast period Request a sample report Technavio announces its latest … Read more

Mother Cabrini Scholarships go to Buffalo-area mental health and workforce groups and dental care initiatives

It’s that time of year again: New York City-based Mother Cabrini Health—the largest organization focused exclusively on health care in New York—announces year-end grants to nonprofits across New York. In Western New York, 41 Buffalo-area programs are sharing nearly $14.3 million to meet a range of urgent community and health-related needs. This is up 35% … Read more

The Haymarket Insomnia in Medical Education Working Group publishes updated recommendations for the management of primary care insomnia disorder in primary care facilities for central nervous system disorders (Psychiatrist.com)

New York, January 23, 2023–(BUSINESS WIRE)– On January 24, 2023, The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry – The Primary Care Companion to Central Nervous System Disorders will publish an article developed by Haymarket Medical Education in collaboration with a group of experts chaired by Russell Rosenberg, Ph.D., FAASM, Senior Chief Scientific Officer and CEO of NeuroTrials … Read more

High out-of-pocket health care costs. Here’s how to deal with them

Image source: Getty Images Even consumers who have health insurance spend a small fortune on Medicare. the main points In these uncertain economic times, employers are increasingly looking for ways to save money. Forcing workers to pay more for health care is one option companies are considering at the moment. Consider opening an HSA or … Read more