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In a health care system that’s adopted new ways to track patients with electronic health records (EHRs) and share structured data through health information exchanges (HIE), nursing homes have been a little slow to modernize. But providing better documentation workflows and embracing more efficient technologies will be a must for SNFs moving forward, Dr. Frank …

Leave it up to our wonderful governor to want to throw more money at homelessness. Look at the cities that have the most problems, and they are the sanctuary cities and states. In one recent article, a person stated a roof over one’s head is the first step in treating addiction. Really? The first step …

LOGAN — A relic of the Cold War dug up during a secret military operation a half-century ago under the Greenland ice sheet provided what scientists called “stunning” and potentially ominous insights into the future of a warming Earth. An international team of scientists announced their conclusions after studying a sample of ice and sediments …

• The high in College Station was 31, which tied the city’s record for coldest high temperature, set in 1895. Monday • ERCOT begins rolling power outages at 1:25 a.m. as almost 34,000 megawatts of power are forced off the system. Local utility companies tried to keep rolling outages to 15-45 minutes, but some outages …

47 deaths — and counting By Reis Thebault, Paulina Firozi and Brittany Shammas The Texas power grid failure that left millions without power during the week of Feb. 15 prompted calls for a system more resilient to extreme weather. (The Washington Post) The cold has killed the young and the old. It has claimed lives …

The arctic air that arrived in North Texas starting this past weekend brought record-shattering temperatures to the area. This cold air outbreak that we just experienced could end up being once in a generation or even once in a lifetime cold. Let’s take a look at all the records that the Dallas-Fort Worth area has …

JOPLIN, Mo. — Keeping tabs on your technology is also a good idea with these frigid temperatures. What kinds of problems are we talking about? The colder the temperature, the bigger the risk. It could be anything from cutting battery power in half to shutting down a device completely. John Motazedi, SNC Squared Tech Group, …

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – After breaking a record low and record cold high on Monday, we’re starting Tuesday with a record low once again. We have fallen to -20° as of 5am and still have room to drop. records(WOWT) Wind chills as cold as -45° are possible early this morning before warming a bit into …

As temperatures plummeted to record-breaking lows Monday, the Omaha Public Power District said it got an emergency order from Southwest Power Pool to implement planned outages. “We have never been in this kind of situation,” OPPD President and CEO Tim Burke said. Southwest Power Pool manages the grid for OPPD, NPPD, LES in Lincoln and …

The first-ever wind chill warnings have been issued for Texas. Texas just isn’t south enough, this time around, to escape old man winter. Arctic air plunges as far south as Houston after several inches of snow fell through north Texas over the weekend. The storm produced 6 inches of snowfall in Oklahoma City, with drifts …