Health

Remote monitoring from LMH Health helps patients with chronic health conditions

LMH Health recently launched remote patient monitoring, a new program to better serve patients with chronic and uncontrolled conditions at home. Remote patient monitoring, or RPM, gives patients a digital medical device to record their health data, such as weight, heart rate, blood pressure ...

Health department now offering yellow fever vaccinations

Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health is now offering vaccinations against yellow fever. The health department announced the addition to its lineup of available vaccinations on Thursday. The health department is recommending the vaccine for those traveling abroad to places where the ...

Douglas County at high risk of West Nile virus, according to KDHE

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has issued a high-risk warning for West Nile virus infections in several areas of the state, including Douglas County. Northeast Kansas is included among the four regions with the high-risk designation, along with the north-central, south-central ...