Health

Students get an inside look at health care jobs at LMH academy

For the third summer in a row, LMH Health welcomed local high school juniors and seniors to take a peek behind the scenes, participate in executive meetings and shadow health care providers through its Summer Leadership Academy. The academy, a collaboration with the Lawrence school district ...

MSK-trained radiologists benefit all patients, not just orthopedic ones

Injuries to the ankle, foot, hands and knees happen every day. Sometimes, your doctor will order an X-ray or other imaging to help determine the extent of the injury. Patients can count on the musculoskeletal (MSK)-trained radiologists with Radiologic Professional Services, a partner of LMH ...

LMH develops new strategy to improve health equity

LMH Health recently announced a new health equity strategy, and LMH’s leaders hope it will provide clear ways for staff and providers to emphasize equity in their day-to-day work. According to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, health equity means that everyone has a fair and just ...

Athletic trainers provide care both on and off the field

Many people confuse athletic trainers with personal trainers, but they aren’t the same thing. Certified athletic trainers are health care professionals who work in collaboration with physicians to care for both athletes and nonathletes. Athletic trainers provide prevention, emergency ...

To better manage your health, don’t forget about primary care

Millennials — people born between 1981 and 1996 — make up the largest adult generation in the United States, but there’s mounting evidence that they want their health care delivered in different ways than older generations. “The Health of Millennials,” a 2019 study by Blue Cross Blue ...