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Hospital volunteers help prevent malnutrition, falls and loneliness, research shows

How NHS workers really DO calm nerves and boost care: Hospital volunteers help prevent malnutrition, falls and loneliness, research shows New report claims volunteers speed up the time it takes for patients to go home Research at five NHS Trusts shows helpers lessen patients’ feelings of anxiety More than 33,000 readers signed up to start… Read More »

Atul Gawande's company looking to try new products on employees, trial testimony shows

The trial to stop a former Optum employee from working for the healthcare venture formed by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase, has shed light on what the new enterprise intends to do this year. In Massachusetts District Court, David W. Smith, former Optum vice president of Product/Corporate Strategy, said the new company isn’t looking… Read More »