There has been some widespread misinformation about COVID-19. I am encouraging anyone who follows my blog, podcast, TV show, or social media to please pay attention to the sources from which you receive information. I have found a few very credible sources that I have recommended to people asking about the virus. As always, theContinue reading “Coronavirus Update”
The 84th legislature will adjourn shortly. As I write this, I am listening to the Senate as members work toward finishing the day’s calendar and concluding legislative business. This legislature had many debates on healthcare issues during its 60 day session. The Mountain State has one of the highest per capita rates of tobacco useContinue reading “Legislature Goes Sine Die at Midnight”
The news media is covering COVID-19 or coronavirus as much as the 2020 US Presidential campaign and a number of my friends and colleagues have asked me about the disease. Here is a little of what I know about it. Coronavirus is a respiratory illness that is spread much like influenza. This strain wasContinue reading “Some Facts About Coronavirus”
Host Danny Scalise interviews Dr. Brooke Buckley, Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of Meritus Health as they discuss artificial intelligence in healthcare and the effects of burnout.
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The state of West Virginia works to stay above other states like Alabama and Mississippi in the bottom of most health rankings. Unfortunately, we have a lot of issues where the state ranks 50th out of 50 states. One of our bright spots is childhood immunizations. It is an area we rank number one. InContinue reading “Vaccines are Safe, Effective, & Save Lives”