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7/7/2021 Startup using VR for surgical training raises $27M - MedCity News MedCity News ... Osso VR, a startup that builds VR modules for surgical training.The Palo Alto-based startup recently raised $27 million in a funding round led by GSR Ventures. Some of its past investors, including Kaiser Permanente Ventures, also contributed to the round.The company plans to use the funds to expand its currently library of training modules.“After proving the clinical effectiveness of the platform and its unique ability to ...
7/6/2021 Tuesday, July 6, 2021 Kaiser Health News ... welcome your support. KHN is an editorially independent program of KFF (Kaiser Family Foundation). You can support KHN by making a contribution to KFF, a non-profit charitable organization that is not associated with Kaiser Permanente . Click the button below to go to KFF’s donation page which will provide more information and FAQs. Thank you ...
7/6/2021 Excitement Over New Migraine Drug; Cost Concerns Over One For Obesity - Kaiser Health News Kaiser Health News ... welcome your support. KHN is an editorially independent program of KFF (Kaiser Family Foundation). You can support KHN by making a contribution to KFF, a non-profit charitable organization that is not associated with Kaiser Permanente . Click the button below to go to KFF’s donation page which will provide more information and FAQs. Thank you ...
7/6/2021 Tom Campbell | Kaiser Health News Kaiser Health News ... welcome your support.KHN is an editorially independent program of KFF (Kaiser Family Foundation). You can support KHN by making a contribution to KFF, a non-profit charitable organization that is not associated with Kaiser Permanente .Click the button below to go to KFF’s donation page which will provide more information and FAQs. Thank you! Go Back ...
6/26/2021 Governor Newsom Announces Appointments 6.25.21 | California Governor ca.gov ... 57, of Los Altos, has been appointed to the Medical Board of California. Healzer has been Chair of the Chiefs of Quality at The Permanente Medical Group since 2015 and Staff Anesthesiologist at the Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara Medical Center since 2005. He was an Anesthesiologist at El Camino Hospital from 1998 to 2005, at Los Gatos Community Hospital from 1997 to 1998 and at the Stanford University Department of ...
6/26/2021 Kern County Latino COVID-19 Task Force and partners providing free COVID-19 clinic this weekend kget.com Jun 25, 2021 / 02:28 PM PDT / Updated: Jun 25, 2021 / 08:25 PM PDTBAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Kern County Latino COVID-19 Task Force, Kaiser Permanente and several African-American community partners are joining together to provide free COVID-19 vaccines to residents this weekend.On Saturday, a clinic will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at Vibrant City Church at 712 Union Ave. There will be complimentary ...
6/26/2021 Kaiser New Grad Program vs. Long Beach Memorial New Grad Program vs. St. Francis Medical Center? allnurses.com ... Grad Program at Long Beach as I have experience on my desired unit. I have heard great things about Long Beach Memorial and heard it's a great learning environment.I also currently work at Kaiser Permanente in a non-clinical role and have done a lot of research/ talked to a lot of people in regarding to the New Grad Program and I feel that I have a good chance ...
6/26/2021 Kings Fans Could Win Tickets, Swag At COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Scheduled At Golden 1 Center On Saturday – CBS Sacramento CBS Local ... will have the chance to score tickets and team swag in a COVID-19 vaccine clinic scheduled at the Golden 1 Center this weekend.The clinic – which will be hosted by the team, Kaiser Permanente , and Sacramento County Public Health – is set to happen Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. READ MORE: Occupants Saved By Daring Rescue After Big Rig Crashes, Dangles Off Yolo BypassPeople who ...
6/26/2021 Analyst App System II Program monster.com Analyst App System II Program Kaiser Permanente Renton, WA DescriptionAs an Application Systems Analyst Programmer II, you will support, maintain, and troubleshoot Imaging, Pathology and Dictation systems within the WA Market. Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to, working with other teams/departments to resolve issues, propose mitigation strategies, and escalate when appropriate to solution and engagement. As a team member you are expected to partake in end ...
6/26/2021 COVID-19 vaccines to be offered at 2 churches bakersfield.com COVID-19 vaccines to be offered at 2 churches The Bakersfield Californian SaveTwo Bakersfield churches will be the site of free COVID-19 vaccines this weekend in a partnership of the Kern County Latino COVID-19 Task Force, Kaiser Permanente and several community partners.“Our task force is here to help serve and reach as many Kern County residents, in all neighborhoods, as possible,” Jay Tamsi, co-founder ...
6/26/2021 Heat wave: How to stay cool in the Salem area; air quality to suffer statesmanjournal.com ... U.S. “Heat exhaustion happens when your body isn’t able to regulate its own temperature, and it begins to rise," Dr. Caroline King-Widdall said in a statement, released Thursday by the healthcare provider Kaiser Permanente Northwest. "This can happen when you’re working out rigorously or when you’re doing yard work outside on a hot day." When temperatures rise, the risk of heat exhaustion increases, King-Widdall said ...
6/26/2021 Northwest faces 'dangerous heatwave' in an area where air conditioning usually isn't needed feedblitz.com ... Limited access to air conditioning raises health concerns Many Pacific Northwesterners don’t have consistent access to air conditioning: less than two-thirds of households in Oregon have air conditioning, according to Kaiser Permanente Northwest.According to 2019 figures from the U.S. Census Bureau, Seattle has the lowest rate of air-conditioned homes of any major American city. Only 44% of the homes in the metro area have ...
6/26/2021 Seattle, Portland heatwave in Pacific Northwest is 'dangerous' USA Today ... be dangerous. Limited access to air conditioning raises health concerns Many Pacific Northwesterners don’t have consistent access to air conditioning: Fewer than two-thirds of households in Oregon have air conditioning, according to Kaiser Permanente Northwest. According to 2019 figures from the U.S. Census Bureau, Seattle has the lowest rate of air-conditioned homes of any major American city. Only 44% of the homes in the metro area have ...
6/25/2021 ACIP Backs Flu and COVID Vaccine Co-Administration | MedPage Today medpagetoday.com ... pre-print examining co-administration of influenza vaccine and the Novavax COVID-19 vaccine that showed no changes in antibody titers for influenza vaccine and no safety issues.ACIP member Matthew Daley, MD, of Kaiser Permanente Colorado, encouraged additional study about co-administration of COVID-19 and influenza vaccines, especially in children and adolescents."Most adolescents will be vaccinated [against] COVID-19 in the summer and have their flu vaccination ...
6/25/2021 Local doctor explains why hospitals are safe, shares serious symptoms to look out for fox40.com Jun 25, 2021 / 07:25 AM PDT / Updated: Jun 25, 2021 / 07:23 AM PDT While people may still be nervous about going to the hospital due to COVID-19, it’s important to know that hospitals are safe.Dr. David Vinson, an Emergency Department physician at Kaiser Permanente , spoke to Mae about why it’s good to look for warning signs and not wait to get care.Heart attack ...
6/25/2021 Laboratory Assistant II – Kaiser Permanente – Vacaville, CA medacura.com Physician Jobs , Technician Laboratory Assistant II – Kaiser Permanente – Vacaville, CAUnder the direction and oversight of the Laboratory Director and Laboratory Manager, or designee, within the scope of Unlicensed Laboratory Personnel as described in B&PC 1269, receives and processes specimens, performs clerical tasks and performs phlebotomy. May operate automated or semi-automated test equipment, or plate and process microbiology specimens under the direct and constant supervision of ...
6/25/2021 Orthopedics Physician Assistant – Kaiser Permanente – Modesto, CA medacura.com Nurse Jobs , Nurse Practitioner Jobs , Physician Jobs Orthopedics Physician Assistant – Kaiser Permanente – Modesto, CAUnder the direction of a supervising physician, the Physician Assistant provides high quality, efficient, team based patient focused care. The Physician Assistant’s responsibilities may include managing patients in the office, hospital, ED and/or perioperative setting. The Physician Assistant may be required to First Assist in the OR or perform other department specific ...
6/25/2021 Laboratory Assistant II – Kaiser Permanente – San Jose, CA medacura.com Physician Jobs , Technician Laboratory Assistant II – Kaiser Permanente – San Jose, CAUnder the direction and oversight of the Laboratory Director and Laboratory Manager, or designee, within the scope of Unlicensed Laboratory Personnel as described in B&PC 1269, receives and processes specimens, performs clerical tasks and performs phlebotomy. May operate automated or semi-automated test equipment, or plate and process microbiology specimens under the direct and constant supervision ...
6/25/2021 Staff Nurse – Oncology Infusion – Kaiser Permanente – Honolulu, HI medacura.com Staff Nurse – Oncology Infusion – Kaiser Permanente – Honolulu, HIThis positions is a Hawaii Nurses and Healthcare Professionals bargaining unit represented position.Job Summary:Provides nursing care and services to patients/families. Provides direction to licensed practical nurses (LPNs) and nursing assistive personnel. Delegates nursing care according to legal and regulatory guidelines/statutes and organizational policies. Utilizes reasonable judgment in carrying out prescribed medical orders of a practitioner ...
6/25/2021 ACIP Backs Flu and COVID Vaccine Co-Administration izodnews.com ... pre-print examining co-administration of influenza vaccine and the Novavax COVID-19 vaccine that showed no changes in antibody titers for influenza vaccine and no safety issues.ACIP member Matthew Daley, MD, of Kaiser Permanente Colorado, encouraged additional study about co-administration of COVID-19 and influenza vaccines, especially in children and adolescents.“Most adolescents will be vaccinated [against] COVID-19 in the summer and have their flu ...