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Antidepressant prescriptions have reached 70 million in England

Antidepressant prescriptions are going upColin Hawkins / Alamy Stock Photo By New Scientist Staff and Press Association The number of antidepressant prescriptions dispensed in England exceeded 70 million last year, according to data published by NHS Digital. This is almost double the number dispensed a decade ago in 2008. It is also a rise from 67.5… Read More »

Northwell Health, NYC Health + Hospitals open new $47.7 million joint lab to help hospitals focus on emergency testing, cut costs

Michael Dowling with the Northwell Health Labs team at the opening of a $ 47.7 million shared, centralized laboratory in Little Neck, Queens. Credit Northwell Health. A joint project between the largest private employer in New York State, Northwell Health, and NYC Health + Hospitals, the largest public health system in the country, came to… Read More »

How Kaiser Permanente saved $8.6 million sharing medical equipment and reimagined asset management

Like many health systems, Kaiser Permanente, though admittedly a multibillion dollar organization, faces challenges when faced with the complex duality of both living within their means and delivering the best possible care and meaningful services. They use the dollars they get to provide that care and keep the lights on so to speak, and it… Read More »