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PBS NewsHour, The Science of Using Your Expectations to Relieve Pain
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produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 5 mins
Traditional healing is used around the world, from acupuncture to laying of hands to yoga. How do these alternative remedies work to heal the body and the brain? As part of our series ScienceScope and in cooperation with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, the NewsHour’s Nsikan Akpan ventures to Oaxaca, Mex...
produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 5 mins
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PBS NewsHour, Pennsylvania Hospitals Test 'Warranty' on Patient Care March 30, 2009
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presented by Betty Ann Bowser; produced by Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, 2009), 10 mins
The Geisinger hospital system in Pennsylvania has developed a new approach to health care management, including a 90-day 'warranty' on certain procedures. Betty Ann Bowser reports.
presented by Betty Ann Bowser; produced by Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, 2009), 10 mins
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PBS NewsHour, Tough, Low-Cost Wheelchairs Needed in Haiti February 18, 2010
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presented by Spencer Michels, fl. 1983; produced by Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, 2010), 5 mins
Spencer Michels reports on efforts in San Francisco to design and build heavy-duty, low-cost wheelchairs for use in the rough terrain of Haiti and around the third world.
presented by Spencer Michels, fl. 1983; produced by Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, 2010), 5 mins
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PBS NewsHour, India's Massive School Lunch Program Aims to Curb Widespread Malnutrition,  October 3, 2011
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presented by Fred de Sam Lazaro, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, 2011), 7 mins
The economy in India is growing rapidly, but not fast enough to take care of its millions of poor and hungry children. Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports on a solution that has resulted in the world's largest school lunch program.
presented by Fred de Sam Lazaro, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, 2011), 7 mins
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PBS NewsHour, Rooting Out Waste in Health Care by Taking Cue From Toyota Assembly Lines: October 24, 2012
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presented by Betty Ann Bowser; produced by Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, 2012), 8 mins
When the Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle was losing money for the first time in its history, CEO Dr. Gary Kaplan turned to an unlikely place for help: giant automaker Toyota. Health correspondent Betty Ann Bowser reports on the hospital's success in lowering costs and improving health outcomes.
presented by Betty Ann Bowser; produced by Public Broadcasting Service, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: MacNeil-Lehrer Productions, 2012), 8 mins
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VR Movies Could Be Coming Soon to a Hospital Near You
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(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2016), 5 mins
Aug. 29 - It's still a new and experimental approach but propenents of virtual reality say it can be an effective treatement for everything from chronic pain to Alzheimer's disease to arachnophobia to depression. Bloomberg Tech reporter Ian King visited Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles where one doctor is test...
(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2016), 5 mins
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Family Assessment in Community Health Nursing
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directed by Debbie McGee; produced by Debbie McGee (St. John's, NL: Doreen Westera, 2010), 25 mins
This program explores family assessments. It features frontline nurses who illustrate the goals, processes, and issues inherent in assessing families. The DVD also discusses such tools of family assessment as genograms, ecomaps, and counseling skills.
directed by Debbie McGee; produced by Debbie McGee (St. John's, NL: Doreen Westera, 2010), 25 mins
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PBS NewsHour, Memphis Midwives Work to Address Racial Disparities in Care
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produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 10 mins
More women in America die from pregnancy-related complications than in any other developed country in the world, and black women are most affected. NewsHour Weekend’s Ivette Feliciano reports on one clinic in Memphis, Tennessee, where midwives are working to facilitate better outcomes by bringing holistic care t...
produced by NewsHour Productions, in PBS NewsHour (Arlington, VA: NewsHour Productions, 2018), 10 mins
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The Robot That Helps Sick Kids Go to School
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(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2017), 6 mins
Oct.06 -- A rare genetic disorder often prevents 17-year-old Jade Gadd from leaving her house. Denied the normal life most teenagers enjoy, she is unable to go to school regularly and left feeling isolated. Recently, that has all begun to change with the help of a small robot, who takes her physical place in class...
(New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2017), 6 mins
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Ventures, Episode One: Redesigning Healthcare, The Doctor's Office of the Future
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in Ventures, Episode One: Redesigning Healthcare (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2017), 4 mins
Jan.17 -- Forward is a startup that reimagines a doctor's office. It uses technology to do everything from drawing your blood to taking your pulse to recording your conversations with your doctor. (Video by David Nicholson, Alan Jeffries)
in Ventures, Episode One: Redesigning Healthcare (New York, NY: Bloomberg L. P., 2017), 4 mins
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