Aug. 8 System Health Management; it's not about managed health care; rather it encompasses the features of a system that ensure its ability to function as intended. All types of systems can benefit by incorporating health management concepts. In this lunch seminar you'll get a taste of the what, … [Read more...] about Utilizing Health Management Concepts
Editor's Note: The Arizona Department of Health Services Director Will Humble is refusing to accept applications for dispensaries. He is concerned that Arizona will be subject to lawsuits and he is waiting for a federal court ruling on the issue. In the meantime, Arizona is issuing identification … [Read more...] about Arizona’s New Smokin’ Deals
All across the country, and certainly here in Northern Arizona, there are fewer family doctors than ever before. “I really like what I do and I feel privileged to serve in this community,” said Brad Frank, M.D., a Flagstaff family practitioner. He sees patients of all ages and prides himself on … [Read more...] about Are Family Physicians a Thing of the Past?
Albertson’s LLC is joining the Diabetes Prevention and Control Alliance, giving Albertson’s LLC shoppers access to the Alliance’s innovative, community-based programs that use proven approaches to help prevent and control diabetes. The retail grocery chain, which has more than 200 stores from … [Read more...] about Albertson’s LLC Tackling Diabetes Crisis
Apr. 13 All Ways Health, PLLC Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 10:00 a.m. 1301 W. University Ave. All Ways Health is a primary care practice serving Flagstaff and Northern Arizona. In addition to providing general health care for children, teens, singles, and families, All Ways Health offers special … [Read more...] about All Ways Health–Ribbon Cutting
The United States is experiencing an epidemic of obesity. Two thirds of American adults are either overweight or obese, and this epidemic also affects children. One third of all children ages two to 19 are overweight or obese. The risk of developing obesity-related diseases such as diabetes … [Read more...] about Preventing Weight Gain in Children
(FBN UPDATE. Beginning April 14th, Arizonans will be able to begin the process for growing marijuana. State Health Director Will Humble is announcing the applications are available at his agency's website. Patients will need to be certified by their physicians as candidates for medicinal … [Read more...] about Arizonans Deciphering the Business Of Medical Marijuana
Mon, 31 College Resource Center - January 2011 Workshop NACRC, 1001 N Turquoise Dr. Dr. Eric Henley of North Country HealthCare explains how the new healthcare laws will impact your business. Breakfast catered by Kickstand Kafe. Free for members, $10 for not-yet-FiBA-members. More information at … [Read more...] about Workshop on Health Care Changes