St. Louis Children’s Hospital ready to open specialty care center in west St. Louis County
In June, Washington University and St. Louis Children’s Hospital will open St. Louis Children’s Specialty Care Center in west St. Louis County, a month ahead of schedule and spot on budget.

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Avoiding Pitfalls of Planning with Joint Ownership

Just in case, is it a good idea to put an account in a joint name with another trusted person, such as a child, grandchild or other caretaker?

By JULIE PARKER

Setting a High Standard

St. Anthony’s among five St. Louis Level 1 stroke centers named by the Department of Health and Senior Services

When the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services revealed the state’s inaugural list of designated Time Critical Diagnosis Stroke Centers on March 23, five of the 10 designees representing the highest level of stroke care were in St. Louis: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Mercy Hospital St. Louis, SSM DePaul Health Center, St. Louis University Hospital, and St. Anthony’s Medical Center.

By JULIE PARKER

Same Professionals, More Convenient Location

St. Louis Children’s Hospital ready to open specialty care center in west St. Louis County

In June, Washington University and St. Louis Children’s Hospital will open St. Louis Children’s Specialty Care Center in west St. Louis County, a month ahead of schedule and spot on budget.

By JULIE PARKER

HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY FOCUS

You can love it, hate it, fear it or revere it … but technology has become an integral part of healthcare processes on both a clinical and operational level. Therefore, you might as well learn to optimize it.

WOMEN'S HEALTH FOCUS

Celebrating 25 years of moving the science forward
Are women being adequately represented in clinical trials at the National Institutes of Health?

MAY 2015 GRAND ROUNDS

Brief business news items from the local healthcare community.

PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Mary McLennan, MD

Keeping a great program on track and nurturing already-strong relationships are among the goals of Mary McLennan, MD, as she takes the reins of the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health Services at Saint Louis University School of Medicine.

By LUCY SCHULTZE

Breaking News

Title: Family History of Breast Cancer Doesn't Worsen Patient's Prognosis: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 5/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2015 12:00:00 AM

Friday, May 22, 2015 - 02:00

Title: Oxytocin, Alcohol Seem to Work on Brain in Similar Ways
Category: Health News
Created: 5/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2015 12:00:00 AM

Friday, May 22, 2015 - 02:00

Title: Baby's Gender May Influence Mom's Diabetes Risk
Category: Health News
Created: 5/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2015 12:00:00 AM

Friday, May 22, 2015 - 02:00

Title: Fewer Motorcyclists Dying in Crashes: Report
Category: Health News
Created: 5/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2015 12:00:00 AM

Friday, May 22, 2015 - 02:00

Title: Depression Tied to Some Risk of Parkinson's Disease
Category: Health News
Created: 5/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2015 12:00:00 AM

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