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What You Need to Know About Wearables

What You Need to Know About Wearables

Electronic activity monitors (also known as trackers or wearables) are quickly gaining in popularity with consumers for tracking physical activity, heart rate, sleep patterns, calorie consumption, and more.

Chart Comments Lead to Defamation Lawsuit

Chart Comments Lead to Defamation Lawsuit

A clinician's opinions about a patient, noted in the patient's chart, become grounds for charges of defamation.

Flu Vaccine Q&A: What's Changed for the 2014-2015 Season

Flu Vaccine Q&A: What's Changed for the 2014-2015 Season

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is encouraging everyone over the age of 6 months without a contraindication to get vaccinated for the coming flu season.