Hospitals leverage technology beyond its initial design to address needs of mental health patients

Philips Due to the increasing number of patients with mental health, some health systems have looked at new ways to support patients. For example, hospitals use technology solutions designed for completely different purposes and in a new way support their patients with mental health, said Philips, a medical technology company based in Amsterdam. Christine Storm, … Read more

Six African countries to receive initial transfer of mRNA vaccine technology – Egypt

Six African countries – Egypt, Senegal, Kenya, South Africa, Tunisia and Nigeria – became the first African recipients of mRNA technology as part of a global mRNA transfer initiative. An mRNA vaccine is a type of vaccine that uses a copy of a molecule called messenger RNA (mRNA) to elicit an immune response. South African … Read more

Special education funding boost gets initial Colorado OK

Colorado took a big step toward fulfilling an old promise on Wednesday when lawmakers preliminarily approved $ 93 million in new special education funding. Colorado has not raised compensation for special education students since the current system was established in 2006, and the state has never funded education for students with more significant restrictions in … Read more