Tag Archives: Doctors

Doctors describe black box of medical care in detention facilities: ‘That is not medical care. That’s malpractice’

“That is not medical care. That’s malpractice,” said Gutierrez, who has helped treat families received by Annunciation House, a nonprofit that runs temporary residential centers that receives migrants released by US Immigration and Customs Enforcement or US Customs and Border Protection. During a press conference on Tuesday in El Paso, the doctors said they know… Read More »

Electronic consults with allergists save time for doctors and patients

When allergy specialists advise other doctors via “e-consults,” everyone – patients included – saves time, a new study suggests. In an e-consult, specialists review a patient’s electronic medical record through a secure portal and answer questions from primary care doctors who seek their advice and opinion. This system is intended to replace the informal “curbside”… Read More »

A Rival to Botox Invites Doctors to Party in Cancun, With Fireworks, Confetti and Social Media Posts

Top plastic surgeons and cosmetic dermatologists gathered at the Ritz-Carlton in Cancun one weekend this month to learn about a wrinkle-smoothing injection, Jeuveau, that goes on sale this week. Jeuveau’s manufacturer, Evolus, billed the event as an advisory board meeting. But it also appeared to double as a lavish launch party for Jeuveau, which the… Read More »