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This article addresses issues surrounding the provision of consumer health information in public libraries. Barriers to the use of public libraries by health care consumers are explored. Once a person has decided to try the public library as an avenue for searching for health information, interactions with library staff may still pose some challenges, both… (More)
About 8,000 visitors each day are treated to the serene beauty of a four-story, sky-lit atrium, decorated with maple and cherrywood walls, flowering plants, towering evergreens, two fountains, and river-patterned porcelain tile that flows along the entryway. This is the entrance to Genesys Regional Medical Center-Health Park in Grand Blanc, Mich., often… (More)
When Deaconess Medical Center and its neighbor, Billings Clinic, merged in 1993, the goal was to reduce duplication and add new services. Three years later, they refocused on a higher level of integration--and, experts say, they're over the hump in achieving their goal.
This academic medical center anticipated the effects of a managed care market and, under the leadership of a management team that was willing to take risks and embrace change, has established a healthcare network that promises a good delivery system based on clinical pathways and a secure patient base.