What is Cancer Immunotherapy?

February 10, 2018

mmunotherapy is a revolutionary form of treatment that uses parts of a patient’s immune system to fight disease. There are many types of cancer immunotherapy which all serve to either stimulate a patient’s own immune system or, provide the immune system with new components to make it more effective at combating cancer.

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Rockwood Clinic

As a multi-specialty clinic, Rockwood patients have the benefit of primary care, urgent care and specialty care from multiple locations including Spokane, Coeur d’Alene, Cheney and Medical Lake. Rockwood sees more than 160,000 patients a year and employs more than 190 physicians and providers and a total of more than 900 employees. Rockwood offers more than 30 specialties and operates from six primary clinical locations providing concentrated medical and urgent care services and several other specialty care locations throughout Spokane and Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Rockwood is the largest freestanding outpatient diagnostic and treatment center between Central Washington and Minneapolis. The Clinic is the largest regional referral center and is home to the region’s most comprehensive and skilled medical and health care experts. Rockwood patients know if their health care needs expand, an integrated group of specialists is available for their specific condition and will work closely with t

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How the COVID-19 pandemic has affected depression and anxiety around the world

Infographic | October 8, 2021

A report in The Lancet provides the first global estimates of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health in 2020, and suggests an additional 53 million cases of major depressive disorder and 76 million cases of anxiety disorders were due to the pandemic. Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, major depressive disorder and anxiety disorders – which can increase the risk of other health outcomes such as suicide – were major contributors to the global burden of disease, affecting millions of men and women of all ages around the world. This study is the first to assess global impacts of the pandemic on major depressive disorder and anxiety disorders, quantifying the prevalence and burden of the disorders by age, sex, and location in 204 countries and territories in 2020.

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8 Healthcare Trends for 2020 and Beyond

Infographic | February 5, 2020

What is the best way to identify your target market and pinpoint their pain points? Understand the industry changes impacting them most. In a recent webinar, Definitive Healthcare CEO Jason Krantz reviewed the 8 healthcare industry trends he believes will be most relevant this year—both for healthcare providers and those selling to them. This infographic captures Jason's observations:

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5 Things to Know About the Rapid Acceleration of Digital Health

Infographic | April 15, 2021

A silver lining from the COVID-19 global pandemic is the rapid acceleration of digital health and telemedicine. Check out the top 5 digital health trends in this infographic, courtesy ofReal Chemistry.

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Future Trends in Digital Healthcare 2022

Infographic | December 9, 2021

The global digital health market was valued at $96.5 billion in 2020 and is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 15.1% from 2021 to 2028.

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The state of healthcare communications

Infographic | October 5, 2021

What are the trends, challenges, and predictions for the future of healthcare communications?Tofind out, we surveyedhundreds ofhealthcare professionals in July 2021fromhospitals and health systems nationwide and found three major takeaways: 1)Communication via unsecure or personalcommunication tools is a concern 2)Clinician burnout has increasedas a result ofthe COVID-19 pandemic.Improved communication could help address the risk 3)New communicationtechnologies are on the horizon. Download the infographic for more information and statistics on the three major takeawaysfrom the2021State of Healthcare Communications report.

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Health care trends report

Infographic | May 11, 2022

Allegion’s latest research examines the trends and challenges impacting today’s health care facilities, and how things have evolved during the past five years.

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Rockwood Clinic

As a multi-specialty clinic, Rockwood patients have the benefit of primary care, urgent care and specialty care from multiple locations including Spokane, Coeur d’Alene, Cheney and Medical Lake. Rockwood sees more than 160,000 patients a year and employs more than 190 physicians and providers and a total of more than 900 employees. Rockwood offers more than 30 specialties and operates from six primary clinical locations providing concentrated medical and urgent care services and several other specialty care locations throughout Spokane and Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Rockwood is the largest freestanding outpatient diagnostic and treatment center between Central Washington and Minneapolis. The Clinic is the largest regional referral center and is home to the region’s most comprehensive and skilled medical and health care experts. Rockwood patients know if their health care needs expand, an integrated group of specialists is available for their specific condition and will work closely with t

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