As buildings rise higher in Oakland, residents grapple with physical and economic changes.
Physicians might seem among the best-equipped people to deal with the harrowing and unexpected nature of emergencies, from manmade calamity to natural disasters.
However, research shows that many physicians are not as prepared as they could be.
Almost since the first Transbay Tube opened in 1974, the Bay Area Rapid Transit District has been eyeing a second transbay crossing as the population of the Bay Area has continued to swell. It can’t come too soon, either, as transportation demand is expected to exceed supply by 2030, according to a transit study done by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission.
Now a second tunnel is one step closer to reality, according to Nicholas Josefowitz, BART director for District 8, who is running f...
With Lyme disease on the rise, why do so many chronic sufferers struggle to convince doctors they're sick?
It's not uncommon for people with suspected or persistent Lyme disease to meet with doubt from the medical establishment. But that may be changing.
In an era of increased demands on physicians, an often-overlooked part of the revenue cycle process is the capture of information known as charge capture.
Revenue cycle management (RCM) technology changes must be undertaken with careful consideration and care
East Oakland Community Project official ‘cautiously optimistic’ that funds will get into the hands of people in need
Physicians are put in the position of having to discuss costs of care with patients more than ever. Here are tips for how to handle them.
No matter the type of business you're starting, running or working in, there will inevitably come times when you have to muster a good dose of persistence to keep going. "Persistence implies that there may be challenges or obstacles faced when working toward [your] goals," psychologist Marni Amsellam, PhD, who sees clients in Connecticut and New York, tells me.
While I may not run a startup, as a two-decades-long self-employed writer in the highly competitive and sometimes narrow field of boo...