The South Dakota Health Department's Health Link program aims to take the sting out of HIT with secure exchange and messaging services.
The January 1, 2014 ACA-related deadlines they are fundamental to healthcare as we know it in South Dakota and the rest of the nation and deserve your directed attention. Are you ready for 2014?
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As more doctors retire and physician shortages loom, hospitals are looking for ways to make the job of practicing medicine less physically taxing. Not only do human-centered designs and work practices (think robotic-assisted surgical systems, easier-to-hold tools, and better stools) improve the wellbeing of practicing physicians, but evidence suggests that, by helping them avoid stress or repetitive use injuries, such designs can also lengthen their careers. An ergonomically correct medical work environment can even make it easier to attract and keep new doctors.