What is a Hospitalist? – Definition

Hospitalist

How the Term Evolved A term that first appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine in 1996, hospitalist was defined as a “specialist in inpatient medicine” caring for and treating patients in the hospital in the same way that primary care physicians are responsible for managing the care of outpatients in an office or […]

Join Us in Supporting the Race for the Cure®

Most people’s lives have been touched by cancer in one way or another, and fundraising for cancer research, grants, clinical trials and more is a constant today. But did you know that in the United States we’ve had a 38% decrease in mortality from breast cancer from 1989-2014? Fundraising works. Investing in the Community The […]

How Do You Screen for Colon Cancer?

Digestive System

According to the American Cancer Society, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the United States, excluding skin cancers. To put it in numbers, they estimate that in 2017 there will be 95,520 new cases of colon cancer and 39,910 new cases of rectal cancer. The risk […]

In the Dark on Blue Light? [Infographic]

To promote “2017 Save Your Vision Month”, the American Optometric Association has put together this infographic with facts about protecting your eyes from an overexposure to blue light. Learn more about Blue Light here.