Tag Archives: health

Quarantea — Health Benefits of Drinking Tea in Crisis

There are many well-documented medical benefits to tea consumption but during coronavirus shutdowns, the psychological benefits of a scheduled “tea time” with family are also significant. In the U.K., “afternoon tea,” traditionally served in the family room or garden, and “high tea,” traditionally served after work at the dining table, are part of the nation’s… Read More »

Electronic health records fail to detect up to 33% of medication errors

Despite improvements in their performance over the past decade, electronic health records commonly used in hospitals nationwide fail to detect up to one in three potentially harmful drug interactions and other medication errors, according to scientists at University of Utah Health, Harvard University, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. In tests using simulated medical… Read More »

Queen’s, Hawaii Pacific Health Get Big Chunk Of Federal Health Care… – Honolulu Civil Beat

Nearly $ 100 million in federal stimulus money has flowed to Hawaii health care providers during the COVID-19 epidemic, with about half of it going to the two largest hospital systems, according to federal records. Hawaii Pacific Health, which includes Straub, Pali Momi, Kapiolani hospitals on Oahu and Wilcox hospital on Kauai, received a total… Read More »

How Health Care Workers Can Take Care of Themselves – Harvard Business Review

Angela Weiss/Getty Images We’ve made our coronavirus coverage free for all readers. To get all of HBR’s content delivered to your inbox, sign up for the Daily Alert newsletter. The anesthesiologist’s beeper goes off — it’s an emergency call to place a breathing tube in a patient critically ill with coronavirus, a dangerous procedure due… Read More »