Jeff Lagasse

By Jeff Lagasse 04:11 pmDecember 10, 2019
With the Internet of Things and connected medical devices, poor cybersecurity poses risks to both patient safety and the infrastructure that keeps hospitals running. It’s an ongoing challenge for healthcare security professionals. What makes it such a challenge is that the hospital environment is a very different beast than it once was. Clinical delivery has moved from a palliative care model to...
By Jeff Lagasse 02:45 pmNovember 25, 2019
Employee engagement is a vital part in determining the success of a company's wellness program, and there are four trends to look for next year.
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By Jeff Lagasse 11:59 amNovember 22, 2019
Most parents believe they have the resources to raise healthy children, but significant hurdles can pose a persistent challenge.
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By Jeff Lagasse 05:28 pmNovember 21, 2019
Patients treated at NCI-designated cancer centers were 10% more likely to be given these drugs than were patients treated in other settings.
Doctor examining child.
By Jeff Lagasse 04:08 pmNovember 8, 2019
There's a potentially large impact school-based telehealth programs can have on children with chronic illnesses.
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By Jeff Lagasse 06:07 amNovember 5, 2019
A robust web presence and offerings like online scheduling and telehealth are imperatives for health systems looking to stay relevant.