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2 radiation incidents investigated at Salem Health

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has issued two “event notifications” for incidents involving Salem Hospital’s radiation oncology department earlier this year. One incident involved hospital employees, while the other involved patients. Investigations to-date have shown no injuries, the Statesman Journal reported. Salem Health voluntarily reported both incidents, hospital spokesperson Lisa Wood said. Both involved a […]

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2 radiation incidents investigated at Salem Health

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has issued two “event notifications” for incidents involving Salem Hospital’s radiation oncology department earlier this year. One incident involved hospital employees, while the other involved patients. Investigations to-date have shown no injuries, the Statesman Journal reported. Salem Health voluntarily reported both incidents, hospital spokesperson Lisa Wood […]

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HOPE Health and Wellness Center Hosts Monkeypox Vaccine Clinic

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Over 300 vaccines available to eligible individuals at South Dallas clinic while supplies last DALLAS, AUGUST 12, 2022 – Abounding Prosperity Inc. and its HOPE Health and Wellness Center are hosting a monkeypox vaccine clinic for individuals at high risk and those in underserved communities in the Dallas/Fort-Worth area. The clinic is open to eligible individuals […]

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Health care professionals call for federal help addressing Oregon’s youth mental health crisis

Oregon’s mental health professionals for young people are frustrated. At a roundtable discussion on Thursday, medical providers and representatives from a tribal health agency and Portland Public Schools expressed frustration that public and private health insurance plans have left many youth untreated. They called for an expansion of the mental health care workforce in schools, […]

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Woodland woman graduates from Mental Health Court – Daily Democrat

After a three-year journey, Woodland woman Amanda Manning successfully graduated from Yolo County’s Mental Health Court. On Thursday, in Department 8 of the Yolo Superior Court in Woodland, Manning’s daughter, friends, members of the Mental Health Court team, Yolo County Chief Deputy District Attorney Jonathan Raven, Judge Peter Williams, who presides over Mental Health Court, […]

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The Most Important Skill Set in Mental Health

Source: Nicole Avagliano/Pexels Why does psychotherapy work? Until relatively recently, many scientists studying methods of improving mental and behavioral health have delayed answering that question. Instead, they argued, it’s better first to ask if a method works, and when we know that it does, then we can ask why. It’s not an irrational strategy, but […]