HomeHealthBassett Healthcare Network Champions Healthy Rural Communities with Distinctive NYS License Plate Legislation HEALTH Bassett Healthcare Network Champions Healthy Rural Communities With Distinctive NYS License Plate Legislation

Cooperstown, NY, May 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Central New York’s Bassett Healthcare Network has proposed innovative legislation to Albany lawmakers to provide additional funding to help overcome critical rural health disparities. The proposal is to offer a...

4 Keys to Delivering Superior Virtual Care

Across the nation, hospitals and health systems are reshaping virtual care programs to be more accessible, affordable and responsive to patients, clinicians and care teams. The challenge is: How do you capture best practices of in-person visits and evidence-based...

Teen Mental Health is in Downwards Slide

Open Door Family Medical-Westchester -May is Mental Health Month Behavioral health therapists at Open Door Family Medical Center viewed Marilyn (not her real name) as “a child with really, really significant mental health needs.”  The 14-year-old, however, who lives...

Vaping Increases Risk of Tooth, Gum Problems

Studies have shown that heavy vaping among young people potentially could increase risk for periodontal disease later in life, and also can cause mouth and tongue ulcers. The American Dental Association has adopted an interim policy calling for a total ban on vape...