Study: Doctors Interrupt Patients In The First 11 SecondsIf you feel like your doctor doesn't really listen to you, you may be right.
Program Can Help Doctors, Patients Discuss Gun SafetyThe material is being developed after physicians and other health care professionals complained about a lack of information available for discussions with patients about firearms safety.
Documentary On Cuba’s Free Medical Scholarship Program
Mass. Doctors Oppose Legalizing Recreational MarijuanaThe Massachusetts Medical Society remains opposed to the legalization of recreational marijuana in the state.
ADHD Online Application Proves Helpful To DoctorsMehealth for ADHD is an online application developed by a company in Marlborough.
Boston Police Bring Doctors, Nurses To Work In BlizzardSeveral doctors and nurses at Boston's top hospitals made it to work during the blizzard thanks to police.
Snowbird HealthcareIf you have retired early and to save money you got the least expensive HMO you could find it might not cover routine procedures if you are out of state.
Study: Later Doctor's Visits Lead To More Prescriptions A visit to the doctor later in the day makes it more likely that a patient will walk away with a prescription antibiotic, according to a new report.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.
How Does My Health Insurance Work At The Hospital?The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.
'Group Visits' Offering More Time With Doctors, Reducing Health Care CostsIt's a faster way to make doctor appointments, patients can get an hour or more with their physician, and it's cutting down on health care costs. The catch? You'll have to see the doctor with a group of strangers.
Survey: Patient Access Mixed In Mass. A new survey finds roughly half of the state's primary care practices are closed to new patients and wait times to see a primary care physician remain long.
Worcester Nurses Forced To Choose Between Flu Shot, MaskNurses at UMass Memorial Medical Center who choose to not get a flu shot are required to wear a mask. The Massachusetts Nurses Association believes the new guidelines are not fair.