Is There a Difference Between Brand Name Medications and Generics?

we've already discussed generic and brand drug names but are there differences beyond the words that's the topic of this week's healthcare triage let's start with a story when a drug first comes to market in the United States its parent company can sell it exclusively under a brand name for a certain number of…

Medicare & You: Planning for Discharge from a Health Care Setting

hi I'm Angela James with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services I've got some important information to share with you if you're in a hospital nursing home or other care setting and you're going to be discharged if you're getting discharged there are some things that you should do to prepare for your departure…

Meet the Baiadas | Ann and Mark Baiada of BAYADA Home Health Care

we met and he interviewed me for a job and I was a nurse I was a rehabilitation nurse and he was a little jealous because I was getting more rehabilitation cases for a competing agency because I was good at it and he didn't have one like me so he wanted to meet me…

Ontario government announces health-care overhaul

we're following a big story that will affect all Ontarians the provincial government just outlined its prescription for how to improve the Medicare system Health Minister Christine Elliot says her government's goal is to make health care more patient-centered those are his or her words and reduce so called hallway health care here are some…

Democratic Leaders Shine Spotlight on Health Care

well today congressional Democrats around the country are trying to shine a spotlight on health care and efforts to protect the Affordable Care Act area representatives took aim at President Trump but there is still might be room for common ground KPIX 5 political reporter Melissa Kane has the story let's be really clear the…

Ringing the Bell Signifies End of Cancer Treatment

I've been waiting for this moment since March 20th which was my first chemo okay and I'm gonna read this poem it says ring this bell three times Wow I will ring it well it's toll to clearly say my treatments done this courses run and I am on my way all right three times…