2011 06 Archives

Study Says Benefits of E-Prescribing Outweigh Implementation Challenges

24
June
2011
On behalf of Rosenblum & Partners, LLP.

A study recently published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine found that implementing new electronic prescribing systems can decrease the occurrence of┬ámedication errors, but it also can present adaptation challenges for physicians using the systems. Researchers at New York’s Weill Cornell Medical College analyzed e-prescribing implementation at a clinic with 17 doctors between February […]

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Proposed Cuts to Senior Services May Impact Aid for Victims of Nursing Home Abuse

09
June
2011
On behalf of Rosenblum & Partners, LLP.

A proposed $39 million in cuts to New York’s senior services would have serious consequences for the elderly. The cuts include the shutdown of┬ámultiple senior centers and the elimination of funding for elder abuse victim services. It estimated that there are 120,000 cases of elder abuse in New York City alone, a majority of which […]

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