Tomorrow afternoon, Prime Minister Mackenzie King will officially open Canada’s biggest military hospital, Sunnybrook Veterans Hospital in Toronto. It has 2,800 rooms. Bill Beatty of the CBC visited the hospital today and now gives you some of his impressions. Sunnybrook’s a big place. I walked miles along its silent corridors… Continue Reading 1948 radio report on the opening of Sunnybrook

We have a question from a concerned reader, Thomas, who asked if an infected person coughs or sneezed onto a handrail or an item, how long will the virus survive on this surface. At 6°C the infectious particles can stay on the surface for a 100 hours. Whereas at 30°C,… Continue Reading Live Q&A with infectious diseases expert | THE BIG STORY | The Straits Times

Valued at nearly $10 billion dollars, Theranos and its CEO were flying high in Silicon Valley, but the blood-testing startup wasn’t all that it seemed. My first tip came in early 2015. A former employee who had agreed to talk anonymously was alleging the possibility of fraud and public endangerment,… Continue Reading John Carreyrou: Investigative Reporter

>>Sreenivasan: A RECENT STUDY PUBLISHED IN “SCIENCE MAGAZINE” FOUND SIGNIFICANT RACIAL BIAS IN AN ALGORITHM USED BY HOSPITALS ACROSS THE NATION TO DETERMINE WHO NEEDS FOLLOW UP CARE AND WHO DOES NOT. MEGAN THOMPSON RECENTLY SPOKE WITH “STATS” SHRADDHA CHAKRADHAR, WHO EXPLAINED WHAT THE RESEARCHERS FOUND.>>Thompson: WHERE EXACTLY WAS THIS… Continue Reading Racial bias in widely used hospital algorithm, study finds

Bernie is back– –getting into the presidential race. Democrats like somebody new… …and that is not going to be Bernie Sanders this time. It’s really hard to imagine who the Bernie Sanders voter is at this point… Bernie Sanders, fall back Please get away from us. Senator, great to see… Continue Reading Rising Up | Bernie 2020

during these david shuster host to take action news on we act radio on take action news dot com and also on you tube that you too dot com slash take action news t_v_ david idoney should probably build up to this but i just want to get right into… Continue Reading Former Fox News Reporter Comes Clean

If you accidentally post a picture that contains protected health information in the background of a social media post it’s still a breach. Posting videos or pictures of patients is also a breach if you don’t have proper, authorized written consent. Sharing any stories about patients can violate HIPAA even… Continue Reading Six Real-World Examples of Social Media HIPAA Violations

>>Dr. Tim Uyeki: Hello, I’m Dr. Tim Uyeki with the CDC influenza division. This video is intended for general audiences as well as physicians and other healthcare providers. Today I’ll provide answers to several common questions patients have regarding the flu vaccine. I would like to begin with a question;… Continue Reading Answers to Common Questions about the Flu Vaccine

When it comes to the health of you and your family, you want to find trusted information quickly and easily. Ontario’s Health Regulators understand your concerns, and we’re here for you. Our number one goal is to protect you and ensure all healthcare professionals have the necessary education and training… Continue Reading How to find reliable information about your healthcare professionals.