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    • UA College of Medicine – Phoenix Held Fifth Graduation

      Posted Thursday, May 14, 2015 10:39:00 AM

      A group of 54 University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix medical students were officially conferred with their medical degrees at ceremonies on May 11th in the fifth graduation for the downtown Phoenix medical school.Led by a bagpipe and drum corps, commencement … Read Full Article

    • Thursday, May 14, 2015 10:26:29 AM

    • U.S. News Health Care Index Shows Massive Increase in Consumer Costs

      Posted Thursday, May 14, 2015 10:26:29 AM

      By Kimberly LeonardDuring the last year, a compelling narrative has emerged about health care spending: Though it continues to rise each year, its rate of growth is slowing dramatically and unexpectedly. Projections show that this trend will continue during the coming decade, … Read Full Article

    • Thursday, May 14, 2015 9:39:00 AM

    • Gov. Ducey names new Department of Health Services Director

      Posted Thursday, May 14, 2015 9:39:00 AM

      Gov. Doug Ducey has named a new director to lead the state’s Department of Health Services.Ducey named Dr. Cara Christ to head the agency that oversees public health on Wednesday. She joined the department in 2008 and has served as the department’s chief medical … Read Full Article

    • Thursday, May 14, 2015 8:54:00 AM

    • Circle the City Needs Volunteers

      Posted Thursday, May 14, 2015 8:54:00 AM

      Looking for a way to give back? Circle the City, which provides medical care and social support to people experiencing homelessness in Maricopa County allowing them to rest, heal, and eventually pursue healthy, independent living, is in need of physician volunteers who can … Read Full Article

    • Thursday, May 14, 2015 8:12:00 AM

    • Three Questions to Help Sort Student Health Coverage Choices

      Posted Thursday, May 14, 2015 8:12:00 AM

      By THE ASSOCIATED PRESSA key question remains for many students who've finally settled on a college destination: How will they or their parents handle healthcare coverage?A doctor's office visit can cost over $100 for someone without insurance. A car accident that turns into a … Read Full Article

    • Thursday, May 14, 2015 7:50:00 AM

    • Abrazo Announces Transition to Abrazo Community Health Network

      Posted Thursday, May 14, 2015 7:50:00 AM

      May 2015 begins Abrazo Health's transition to Abrazo Community Health Network. As such, the names of its hospitals and emergency centers will change:

      Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital (formerly Arizona Heart Hospital)

      Abrazo Arrowhead Campus (formerly Arrowhead Hospital) … Read Full Article

    • Friday, May 8, 2015 11:33:00 AM

    • Phoenix Reps Get Leadership Positions With Medical School Group

      Posted Friday, May 8, 2015 11:33:00 AM

      Admissions Chief to Lead Regional Medical College AssociationTara K. Cunningham, EdD, assistant dean of admissions and recruitment and co-director of diversity and inclusion at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix, has been selected to lead a regional … Read Full Article

    • Friday, May 8, 2015 8:13:28 AM

    • Hepatitis C Infections Soaring, Fueled by Prescription Painkiller Abuse

      Posted Friday, May 8, 2015 8:13:28 AM

      By Liz Szabo, USA TODAY

      Rates of hepatitis C are soaring, largely driven by an epidemic of prescription painkiller abuse, a new report shows.

      The incidence of acute hepatitis C infections among young people in rural areas of four Appalachian states more than tripled from 2006 … Read Full Article