Tag Archives: Report

Report says docs are buried in messages, most from EHRs

New published research shows a link between physicians’ well-being and the volume of messages that come in their inbox. In-box messages generated by electronic health records systems accounted for nearly half of weekly messages received per physician, far exceeding the number of messages received from colleagues and patients, which further contributes to burnout. The EHR… Read More »

Nearly 12% of Women Report Consuming Alcohol During Pregnancy

While different countries may have different attitudes toward the consumption of alcohol during pregnancy, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has taken a firm stand against the use of alcohol during pregnancy. In the report entitled “Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders,” the AAP identified prenatal exposure to alcohol as the leading preventable cause of birth defects… Read More »

After Apotex founder’s murder, family weighs sale worth up to $3B: report

The family in control of Canadian generics maker Apotex is weighing a sale, Bloomberg reports. (Pixabay) It’s been a tumultuous year and a half at Canadian generics maker Apotex, and now the company is weighing a sale, Bloomberg reports. The development comes after Apotex’s late founder Barry Sherman and his wife Honey were found murdered… Read More »