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In Mental Health Crises, a 911 Call Now Brings a Mixed Team of Helpers — And Maybe No Cops

By the time Kiki Radermacher, a mental health therapist, arrived at a Missoula, Montana, home on an emergency 911 call in late May, the man who had called for help was backed into a corner and yelling...

Doctor on Call? Lawmakers Debate How Much to Pay for Phone Appointments

It took covid-19 to give millions of Americans the option of telling their doctor about their aches and pains by phone. But now that more doctors and patients are returning to in-person appointments, ...

Prominent Scientists Call on CDC to Better Protect Workers From Covid

A prominent group of academics is pressing the Biden administration to move faster and take stronger action to protect high-risk workers from airborne exposure to the coronavirus, urging enforceable s...

Changes in Native American Health Care | On Call with the Prairie Doc® | February 27, 2020

0 Prairie Doc® host Deb Johnston, MD, along with guests Jerilyn Church, MSW, CEO, Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board, and Mark Harlow, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Oyate Health Center Rapid Cit...