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Article ID: 720867

Can Healthy Lifestyle Reduce Dementia Risk?

Rush University Medical Center

Rush is part of national study to test effects of lifestyle intervention on older adults at risk for dementia.

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18-Oct-2019 2:50 PM EDT
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Newswise: Rush’ s Dr. Shikha Jain Among Modern Healthcare’s Top 25 Emerging Leaders

Article ID: 720941

Rush’ s Dr. Shikha Jain Among Modern Healthcare’s Top 25 Emerging Leaders

Rush University Medical Center

Citing her gender equity leadership, Rush University Medical Center oncologist Dr. Shikha Jain has been named one of Modern Healthcare’s Top 25 Emerging Leaders in 2019, a group of health care providers, researchers and executives in their 30s who have made significant contributions in the areas of health care administration, management or policy early in their careers.

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17-Oct-2019 1:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 720899

Dr. Joshua Jacobs Elected Vice President of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Rush University Medical Center

Joshua J. Jacobs, MD, William A. Hark, MD and Susanne G. Swift Professor and Chair of Orthopedic Surgery at Rush University Medical Center, has been elected as Vice President of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) for a one-year term.

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16-Oct-2019 3:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 720427

Addressing Social Needs in Health Care Delivery Can Improve Health Outcomes

Rush University Medical Center

Addressing social needs as a part of health care delivery can help achieve better health outcomes and potentially address major challenges in the United States health care system, according to a recently published consensus report by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM).

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8-Oct-2019 5:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 720040

Knock, Knock: In-Home Visits Maybe Key to Reversing Childhood Obesity

Rush University Medical Center

Behavioral medicine experts from the Rush University Prevention Center at Rush University Medical Center are going straight to patients’ homes to see if they can find solutions to address childhood obesity. An ongoing study called, “Creating Healthy Environments for Chicago Kids” (CHECK) is comparing a family-based treatment program delivered in the home versus traditional clinic visits.

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2-Oct-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: Rush University Medical Center Ranked # 1 for Highest Quality Care

Article ID: 719304

Rush University Medical Center Ranked # 1 for Highest Quality Care

Rush University Medical Center

Rush University Medical Center was the top ranked large academic medical center in the country in the 2019 Vizient Quality and Accountability Study, which many experts consider to be the most accurate gauge of the quality of care a hospital delivers because it is entirely based on data from all patients, not reputation.

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20-Sep-2019 12:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 718878

Indoor Directions Goes Live At Rush University System for Health

Rush University Medical Center

Rush University System for Health today launched Indoor Directions, a new feature within the My Rush mobile app that offers turn-by-turn directions inside Rush buildings to help patients navigate around them.

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12-Sep-2019 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 718698

Pain Relief Without Opioids

Rush University Medical Center

Results of a recent study suggest that using an alternative MMA regimen of the pain relievers oral acetaminophen and gabapentin, as well as intravenous acetaminophen during surgery, is safe and more effective than conventional pain relief treatments that include opioids. The results were published in the print issue of JAMA on Sept. 1.

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9-Sep-2019 4:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: Rush Earns ASCO QOPI Certification for High-Quality Cancer Care

Article ID: 718552

Rush Earns ASCO QOPI Certification for High-Quality Cancer Care

Rush University Medical Center

Rush University Medical Center has received a three-year certification from the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI) by demonstrating that the Cancer Center’s processes surpass national benchmarks for providing high-quality care.

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5-Sep-2019 6:05 PM EDT
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Cancer,

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