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Development of the System for Opioid Overdose Surveillance (S.O.S.)

Michigan Medicine researcher Dr. Mahshid Abir speaks at the IHPI Seminar about how the U-M Injury Center, Acute Care Research Unit and Michigan HIDTA used real-time data to develop a surveillance system for opiod overdoses in the Washtenaw County. June 28, 2018. #60+mins #Medicine #video #MichiganMedicine #scienceandtechnology #HealthandWellness #Opioids #MahshidAbir ​​​​​​​​


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Sabotaging the Affordable Care Act

Michigan Medicine hosts Law Professor Nick Bagley in their IHPI Seminar Series as he discusses the legal battles fought against the Affordable Care Act by the current administration as well as the wider implications of these heath care reforms. November 15, 2018. #60+mins #Medicine #video #MichiganMedicine #GovernmentandPolitics #HealthandWellness #healthcare #NickBagley ​​​​​​​​


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Looking ahead to policy and politics in the 2020 election: A conversation with Julie Rovner

Michigan Medicine welcomes Julie Rovner, Michigan alumna and Chief Washington Correspondent of Kaiser Health News, to examine the impact of policy on healthcare and the role the 2020 election could have on healthcare. May 31, 2019. #30-60mins #Medicine #video #MichiganMedicine #GovernmentandPolitics #healthcare #Policy #PublicPolicy #JulieRovner ​​​​​​​​​​


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Flu Vaccine for Nursing Home Staff and Residents

Michigan Medicine Professor Preeti Malani, researched support for policies that would require an influenza vaccine for people working and living in nursing homes. January 3, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #GeriatricMedicine #vaccines #PreetiMalani ​​​​​​​​​​


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Older Adults' Perspectives on Medical Marijuana

Michigan Medicine Professor, Preeti Malani, researched how older adults feel about medical marijuana and their overall knowledge about medical marijuana. April 3, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #GeriatricMedicine #Marijuana #healthcare #PreetiMalani ​​​​​​​​​​


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Logging in: Using Patient Portals to Access Health Information

U-M National Poll on Healthy Aging reveals trends for older adults' attitudes towards patient portals, including their comfort level with the services and opinions towards its helpfulness and usefulness. May 30, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Technology #healthcare #SarahClark ​​​​​​​​​


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Older Adults’ Experiences with Opioid Prescriptions

Michigan's National Poll on Healthy Aging presents data on how older adults are treating their opioid prescriptions, and what happens to the opioids after the patient is done using them. July 30, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #PainManagement #Opioids #CalistaHarbaugh #JenniferWaljee ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Older Adults' Views on Genetic Testing

U-M National Poll on Healthy Aging presents the results of a survey about older adults' views on genetic testing. The study details some reasons why older adults feel compelled to take genetic testing and others wish to avoid it. October 1, 2018. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #Genetics #Aging #ScottRoberts ​​​​​​​​​


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Urinary Incontinence: An Inevitable Part of Aging?

Michigan's National Poll of Healthy Aging addresses the issue of urinary incontinence in older women. Many women are embarrassed by their symptoms but do not talk to their physicians for a variety of reasons, detailed in this article. November 1, 2018. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #Urology #CarolynSwenson #PreetiMalani ​​​​​​​​​​


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Health Insurance Decision-Making Near Retirement

U-M National Poll on Healthy Aging discusses results from a recent survey on older adult's attitudes toward health insurance and how confident they are in their ability to pay for it. January 3, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #HealthcareCosts #Insurance #RenuTipirneni #PreetiMalani ​​​​​​​​​​