How Accessible Should Transgender Surgery Be?<br><span class='date_feature'>December 19, 2014</span><br><div style='margin-top:69px; font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:geogria, sans-serif;'><a href='http://bioethicsbulletin.org/archive/how-accessible-should-transgender-surgery-be'style='font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:Geogria, serif;'>Read More</a><div> Supporting Those Who Go to Fight Ebola<br><span class='date_feature'>December 17, 2014</span><br><div style='margin-top:69px; font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:geogria, sans-serif;'><a href='http://bioethicsbulletin.org/archive/supporting-those-who-go-to-fight-ebola-2'style='font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:Geogria, serif;'>Read More</a><div> The Good Nurse: Murder, Law, and Ethics<br><span class='date_feature'>December 15, 2014</span><br><div style='margin-top:69px; font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:geogria, sans-serif;'><a href='http://bioethicsbulletin.org/archive/the-good-nurse-murder-law-and-ethics'style='font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:Geogria, serif;'>Read More</a><div> The FDA’s Ban on Gay & Bi Men’s Blood<br><span class='date_feature'>December 12, 2014</span><br><div style='margin-top:69px; font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:geogria, sans-serif;'><a href='http://bioethicsbulletin.org/archive/the-fdas-ban-on-gay-bi-mens-blood'style='font-size:14px; color:#70cee4; font-family:Geogria, serif;'>Read More</a><div>

The Army Is Building An Algorithm To Prevent Suicide

December 19, 2014

With the help of people, the computers are getting better at it. Researchers have created — and are still honing — a model to predict who might commit suicide. That model relies on sophisticated algorithms and a massive amount of data, and it’s blossoming at a surprising institution: the Army

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Medicare Cuts Payments To 721 Hospitals With Highest Rates Of Infections, Injuries

December 19, 2014

In its toughest crackdown yet on medical errors, the federal government is cutting payments to 721 hospitals for having high rates of infections and other patient injuries, records released Thursday show

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Americans Rate Nurses Highest on Honesty, Ethical Standards

December 19, 2014

In 2014, Americans say nurses have the highest honesty and ethical standards. Members of Congress and car salespeople were given the worst ratings among the 11 professions included in this year’s poll. Eighty percent of Americans say nurses have “very high” or “high” standards of honesty and ethics. (image:flickr/christiana care)

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From the ER to the Courtroom

December 19, 2014

How nonprofit hospitals are seizing patient’s wages. One Missouri hospital has sued thousands of uninsured patients who couldn’t pay for their care, then grabbed a hefty portion of their paychecks to cover the bills. “We will be paying them off until we die,” one debtor said (image: flickr/iDanSimpson

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