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Sunday, May 24, 2020

Maura Hohman

Maura Hohman is the Editor of Florence Health. She's previously written for a number of health publications, including WhatToExpect.com, EverydayHealth.com, U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals, HealthDay and more.

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Mix medical alarms with vomiting, coughing, telephones and blaring intercoms and you've got a sonic torture chamber, AKA a hospital. Learn about the sound engineers fixing this phenomenon for patients and clinicians alike.
Did you know there's no research indicating CE actually improves your skills as a healthcare professional? Regardless, you have to do them. Try these 5 tips to make the most of it.
Because young adults tend to forgo primary care providers in favor of the efficiency and convenience of retail clinics and urgent care,...
You've probably heard that nurse practitioners and physician assistants are increasing access to healthcare for underserved populations, largely because they're much more...
Violence isn't routinely addresses in primary care even though it's a leading cause of death among people between 1 and 44 years old. Learn how to integrate violence screenings into your everyday practice.
Telehealth is on the rise especially with younger generations, so it's crucial to stay relevant. But many providers have tons of questions about its purpose and benefits.

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