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From ensuring quality care and educating providers to managing organizational culture, chief medical officers have no shortage of responsibilities. But as electronic health records, value-based reimbursement, changing consumer preferences, data-driven wearables and artificial intelligence grow in scope and necessity, CMOs find many new challenges on their plate. That, in turn, is broadening the role, requiring …

As forecasters warned on Wednesday of near-record water levels swamping North and South Carolina, millions of people were under evacuation orders while Hurricane Dorian crept up the south-eastern US coast. Dorian’s ferocity has weakened since it struck the Bahamas. But it is still powerful and appears likely to get dangerously near Charleston, South Carolina, which …

NOAA SUNDAY Landfall is possible in the islands of the North Bahamas as a Category 5 hurricane Hurricane conditions arrive and continuously lash the Abaco Islands and Grand Bahama The storm’s forward movement likely slows to almost a crawl over North Bahama Life-threatening storm surge, hurricane-force winds and very heavy rainfall will pound these northern …

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is urging residents to be prepared for a possible hurricane. “It is impossible right now to know exactly how severe this storm will become and exactly where it will go,” he said at a news conference today. Abbott held up several maps prepared by the National Weather Service that showed different …

New innovations in neurotechnology should consider ethical, social and legal implications. Credit: Shutterstock Brain technologies are all the rage these days. Entrepreneurs are selling wearable devices in the open marketplace with claims of benefits to memory, attention and concentration. Neurosurgeons and psychiatrists are exploring new ways and further developing old invasive ones to intervene in …

Many years ago, I was intimately involved, in the alternative health, industry, and had the pleasure, and privilege, of being introduced to many of the giants, of that essential component of maintaining, safely our health. While nearly every civilized nation, other than the United States, uses a sane combination, of holistic/ alternative approaches, with conventional …

Almost 300,000 people are set to be evacuated to 700 shelter homes, a spokesperson for India’s Home Ministry said Wednesday. Schools and colleges in affected districts are closed until Friday, officials said. With winds in excess of 120 kph (75 mph), Tropical Cyclone Vayu could become the strongest cyclone to strike northwestern India in decades. …