Can You Correct Fake News? EPA-Radiation Rollback Story

The Radiology Community was buzzing after a story on October 2 about the changes in the EPA regulation of radiation. The Associated Press reported erroneously in a headline that the EPA says a little radiation may be good for you. The stories reported that the EPA was going to loosen the regulations allowing more radiation exposure in the workplace without penalty. The story was based … Continue reading Can You Correct Fake News? EPA-Radiation Rollback Story

Was I Crazy? All my friends said so!

October is a special month, Advanced Health Education Center (AHEC) and MEDRelief Staffing (MRS), 30th anniversary. From the beginning, the goal of the company and the ideas of Brenda Arnett and myself was to provide continuing education to practicing professionals in a setting convenient to working adults. Continuing education in imaging technology was sporadic or nonexistent in our large city and career advancement was limited.  … Continue reading Was I Crazy? All my friends said so!

Most doctors are ill-equipped to deal with the opioid epidemic. Few medical schools teach about addiction.

More Americans died of drug overdoses in 2016 than died in the entirety of the Vietnam War. Sixty Minutes did a program on Sunday evening (9/30) about how law enforcement was closing pain centers in Florida and Tennessee who were subsidizing the distribution of pain killers and perpetuating the opioid crisis. They even went so far as to blame the crisis on physicians. Starring in … Continue reading Most doctors are ill-equipped to deal with the opioid epidemic. Few medical schools teach about addiction.

AHEC/MEDRelief Staffing Celebrates 30 Year Milestone

Houston, TX (October 3, 2018 ) – Advanced Health Education Center dba MEDRelief Staffing, the industry leader in professional continuing education, healthcare staffing and industry consulting, today announces the thirtieth anniversary of the company’s founding. The Beginning (Advanced Health Education Center) It all started for Advanced Health Education Center, (AHEC) in 1988 when one person from the clinical area, Marilyn Sackett, President and CEO and … Continue reading AHEC/MEDRelief Staffing Celebrates 30 Year Milestone