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Nonpaying Patients; Metaverse Medicine; and UK Approves Booster

What Can You Do About Nonpaying Patients? Collecting payments has been tough this year owing to multiple factors largely related to the pandemic. According to physicians surveyed for the Medscape Physician Compensation Report 2022: Incomes Gain, Pay Gaps Remain, 43% of physicians continue to treat patients who don’t pay, 12% send their bills to collections, […]

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Norway euthanizes Freya the walrus that climbed on to boats and piers in Oslo

BERLIN (AP) — Authorities in Norway have euthanized a walrus that had drawn crowds of spectators in the Oslo Fjord after concluding that it posed a risk to humans. The 600-kilogram (1,320-pound) female walrus, known affectionately as Freya, became a popular attraction in Norway in recent weeks, despite warnings from officials that people should refrain […]

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Health

Dr. Eric Baldwin

Dr. Eric Thomas Baldwin, age 62, of Union Bridge, died unexpectedly Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022, at Frederick Health Hospital. Born April 24, 1960, in Fort Wayne, Indiana, he was the son of Thomas Taylor Baldwin and Joan Carolyn Brooks Baldwinm of Crossville, Tennessee. He was the husband of Kathy Franklin Baldwin, his wife of 36 […]

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Metaverse Medicine and the Doctor, Patient Avatars Ahead

Aug. 12, 2022 — In what some are calling the next iteration of the internet, the metaverse is an unfamiliar digital world where you could be an avatar navigating computer-generated places and interacting with others in real time. In this space, the constraints of our physical, bricks and mortar world and travel habits fade. And […]

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Entertainment

West Yellowstone chooses Billings Clinic to provide local health care

West Yellowstone chooses Billings Clinic to provide local health care Bozeman Daily Chronicle Source link

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Entertainment

Monkeypox vaccine available in Yellowstone County

Press release from RiverStone Health Billings, MT – RiverStone Health has a limited supply of monkeypox vaccine. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has authorized the use of this vaccine for people who have been exposed to monkeypox or who are at high risk for exposure. The vaccine can prevent the disease in people […]

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Entertainment

West Yellowstone chooses Billings Clinic to provide local healthcare

West Yellowstone chooses Billings Clinic to provide local healthcare Bozeman Daily Chronicle Source link

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UK

Pharmacists sound alarm over medicine shortages as HALF of patients ‘put at risk’

A poll of 1,562 UK pharmacists for the Pharmaceutical Journal found that more than half (54 percent) believed patients had been put at risk in the last six months due to shortages. Some patients have been facing difficulties accessing some medicines in recent months, sometimes having to go to multiple pharmacies to find their prescription […]

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Billings Clinic chosen to provide medical care in West Yellowstone

Press release from Billings Clinic: West Yellowstone, MT— Billings Clinic will provide medical care to the community of West Yellowstone and the surrounding area beginning January 2023 after the West Yellowstone Town Council has awarded their health care services to the regional health system. Under the agreement, the West Yellowstone clinic building will become the […]

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Science

Harmful algal bloom detected in the northeast portion of Hebgen Lake

Harmful algal bloom detected in the northeast portion of Hebgen Lake Bozeman Daily Chronicle Source link