Tag Archives: Reduce

HHS outlines broad plan to reduce EHR burden

Dive Brief: HHS on Wednesday released a draft strategy aimed at relieving clinicians of some of the administrative and regulatory burdens associated with use of EHRs and other health IT. The 74-page playbook focuses on three broad goals to cut back on clinician burden: reducing time and effort tied to both regulatory reporting requirements and inputting patient… Read More »

The Best Way To Reduce Pesticide Residue

USDA-funded researchers determined the most efficient way to reduce pesticides on fruits and vegetables. They doused apples with two common pesticides and then washed them with either tap water, an EPA-approved bleach produce wash or a solution of baking soda. The baking soda solution recipe was one teaspoon for every two cups of water.  … Read More »