Tag Archives: Support

Remove stigma and show support for dementia

Discrimination experienced by people living with dementia, their families and carers will be the focus of this year’s national Dementia Action Week, which will run from September 16-22. More than 447,000 Australians live with dementia, with that number expected to increase to almost 1.1 million by 2058. “Dementia will impact most of us throughout our… Read More »

Providers aim to take decision support to the next level

You might think of this as clinical decision support 2.0. Healthcare systems are rethinking how they apply CDS tools to assist—and not hinder—clinicians in daily clinical care. They are implementing CDS to help providers with decision-making in a variety of areas. When KLAS Research surveyed executives about the “core focus for your organization going forward”… Read More »

Medical News Today: How does exercise support health later in life?

New research shows that older adults who exercise regularly can perform everyday tasks more easily and gain independence. Swimming is a great way to stay fit in older age. Insufficient physical activity causes around 3.2 million deaths worldwide each year, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). These declining levels of physical activity may be… Read More »