Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Economic Status Updates http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/ Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Economic Status from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us wecare@smgnj.com wecare@smgnj.com 60 Outreach Program May Help Poorer Smokers Quit http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694597/ Efforts included phone-based counseling and free nicotine-replacement therapy Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Free Clinics Run by Med Students on the Rise http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694387/ More than half of all medical students are involved in such clinics, study says Tue, 9 Dec 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Where Doctors Train May Affect Whether They Practice Expensive Medicine http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694416/ Those who did residencies in high-cost areas were more likely to spend more per patient, study finds Tue, 9 Dec 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Cost of Job-Based Health Insurance Outpaces Family Income: Report http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694472/ Workers are paying more for health plans, could be getting less financial protection Tue, 9 Dec 2014 14:00:00 -0500 Boost in Docs' Incomes Comes From More Procedures, Not More Patients http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694434/ Researchers suggest salary bump should come from more patients, improved care Tue, 9 Dec 2014 14:00:00 -0500 Poorest Seniors at Risk for Repeat Hospital Stays http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/694209/ Spotting, offering transitional care to these patients should be priority for doctors, nurses, researcher says Mon, 1 Dec 2014 17:00:00 -0500 Obese Employees Miss More Work, Study Finds http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/693828/ Additional missed days cost U.S. economy more than $8 billion a year, researchers report Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:00:00 -0500 As U.S. Economy Worsened, Vasectomy Rates Rose, Study Finds http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692816/ National data shows a 28 percent rise in men opting for the procedure Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Tonsillectomy Complications May Be More Likely in Poor, Minority Kids http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692771/ Access to care might play a role, researcher says Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Recessions May Thwart a Woman's Motherhood Plans Forever: Study http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/692164/ Research found initial impact was most pronounced among women in their 20s, and lasted until they were in their 40s Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Health Insurance May Not Be Affordable for All http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691530/ Study highlights gaps and unintended consequences of 'Obamacare' Mon, 8 Sep 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Quality of U.S. Diet Improves, Slightly http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691255/ But Americans still eat too few vegetables and too much salt, survey finds Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Childhood Mental Disability Rates Up, Study Finds http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690812/ Largest increase reported among wealthier families Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 More Employers Moving to High-Deductible Health Plans http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690749/ Companies looking to offset rising insurance costs in 2015 and beyond, survey finds Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Children With Jailed Family Members More Likely to Have Poor Health Later http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690435/ Risk about 15 percent higher for those who grew up with incarcerated kin: study Wed, 6 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400