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We’d like to make your jobs as reporters and editors a little easier.

At Crouse Hospital, we’re committed to getting you the healthcare information and/or access to medical experts you need to meet your deadlines.


To make the process even faster, we've compiled this list of health-related topics. For each, we can put you in contact with an expert in that field. If we can’t help for some reason, we’ll offer you contact names at other organizations or hospitals that may help you stay on the story.


Health-Related Topics for Coverage

Alcohol and Drug Abuse
Cancer
Cardiac/Pulmonary Care
Children
Diabetes
EEG (Neurophysiology)
Employee Assistance Program
Emergency Care
Endoscopy

General Topics
Integrative Medicine
Maternity Care
Medical Imaging
Medical Professional Education
Mental Health
Neonatal Intensive Care Services
Nutrition

Ostomy Care

Patient Safety
Physical Therapy
Respiratory Care
Seniors
Sleep Disorders
Sports Medicine
Surgery
Urgent Care
Women's Health

Alcohol/Drug Abuse

  • Addiction and Recovery Among Seniors
  • Identifying Alcohol and Drug Abuse
  • Adult Children of Alcoholics
  • Individual & Group Counseling
  • Alcohol & Drug Abuse at Work
  • Teenage Drinking
  • Inhalant Use
  • Ecstasy & "Club" Drugs
  • Families at Risk
  • Recovery Process
  • The Cocaine and Crack Plague
  • Treatment for Pregnant/Postpartum Women
  • Treatment for Developmentally Challenged and
  • Hard-of-Hearing Individuals
  • Treatment for Hispanic Families
  • Treatment for HIV-Positive Individuals
  • Treatment for Older Adults
  • Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program
  • Crime and Addiction and Recovery
  • Your Health and Alcohol and Drug Abuse
  • Mental Health Addiction and Recovery
  • Acupuncture Treatment for Addiction Recovery

Cancer

  • The Latest News on Conquering Cancer
  • Cancer Issues for Men
  • Cancer Issues for Women
  • Lifestyles and Cancer
  • Diagnostics
  • Pain Management
  • Chemotherapy
  • Implanted Radium Therapy
  • Surgical Services
  • Nutritional Intervention
  • Patient and Family Education

Cardiac/Pulmonary Care

  • Angioplasty
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Asthma Management
  • Cardiac Catheterization (Adult/Pediatric)
  • Latest Advances in Cardiac Care
  • Children's Cardiac Care
  • Echocardiography
  • Ultrasound
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography
  • Stress Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiography
  • Heart Disease in Women
  • HRT Therapy and Heart Disease
  • Treatment of Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Heart Attack Symptoms & Prevention
  • Congestive Heart Failure

Children

  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Healthful Habits for Children
  • Healthful Parenting
  • Dual-Income Families
  • Single-Parent Families
  • Babysitter's Training
  • Pediatric Life Support/CPR
  • Preventing Unintentional Child Injuries
  • Preventing Shaken Baby Syndrome

Diabetes

  • General Diabetes Education
  • Laboratory Tests and Screening
  • Diabetes & Cholesterol
  • Diabetes Wellness for Children & Adolescents
  • Diabetes & Stress
  • Insulin Instruction
  • Nutritional Instruction
  • Home Glucose Monitoring

EEG (Neurophysiology)

  • Sleep-deprived Testing
  • Nasopharyngeal Testing
  • Extended Recordings
  • Evoked Potential Testing

Emergency Care

  • Adult & Pediatric Emergency Services
  • Eye Injuries
  • First Aid/CPR
  • How to Save a Choking Victim
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Holiday-related Health Risks
  • Weather-related Health Risks
  • Patient and Medical Staff Expectations

Employee Assistance Program

  • Adult & Pediatric Emergency Services
  • Eye Injuries
  • First Aid/CPR
  • How to Save a Choking Victim
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Holiday-related Health Risks
  • Weather-related Health Risks
  • Patient and Medical Staff Expectations

Endoscopy

  • Colonoscopy
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Panendoscopy
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio
  • Pancreatography
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy
  • Esophageal Dilations

Enterostomal Therapy

  • Ostomy Support Group
  • Pre- & Post-Operative Counseling
  • Appliance Fitting
  • Ostomy & Skin Care

General Topics

  • The Changing Face of Healthcare
  • Reimbursement Issues
  • Care for the Underserved
  • Charity Care Policies
  • Recruitment/Retention Issues in Healthcare
  • The Business of Healthcare
  • Women in the Executive Offices of Healthcare
  • Health Care Proxy/Advance Directives
  • Bioterrorism/Emergency Preparedness
  • SARS, West Nile Virus & Other Communicable Diseases
  • Managed Care
  • Hospital Financial Turnarounds
  • Healthcare Philanthropy
  • Charitable Giving for Estate and Financial
  • Planning Purposes
  • Volunteerism
  • Understanding Hospital Bills
  • How to Resolve Patient Complaints
  • Patient Rights: What You Need to Know
  • Understanding the Continuum of Care: What Patients & Families Need to Know
  • Healthcare Reform

Integrative Medicine

  • Pregnancy Planning
  • Breastfeeding
  • Choosing an OB Provider/Hospital
  • Prenatal Care
  • Neonatal Care
  • Birthing Options
  • Infant Massage
  • Birthing Classes
  • Diet & Exercise
  • Bringing Home a New Baby
  • Preparing the Family/Siblings
  • Multiple Births
  • Bereavement Services

Maternity Care

  • Pregnancy Planning
  • Breastfeeding
  • Choosing an OB Provider/Hospital
  • Prenatal Care
  • Neonatal Care
  • Birthing Options
  • Infant Massage
  • Birthing Classes
  • Diet & Exercise
  • Bringing Home a New Baby
  • Preparing the Family/Siblings
  • Multiple Births
  • Bereavement Services

Medical Imaging

  • General Radiology
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Mammography & Breast Biopsy Advances
  • Screening (Routine) Mammography
  • Angiography, Special Procedures
  • Computed Tomography (CT Scan)
  • Ultrasound
  • Nuclear Medicine

Medical Professional Education

  • School of Nursing
  • Careers in Nursing/Allied Health

Mental Health

  • Post Traumatic Stress
  • Bipolar Depression
  • Schizophrenia
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Supports for Patients & Families

Neonatal Intensive Care

  • Latest Advances in Neurosurgical Care
  • Neonatal Research
  • Premature Birth

Nutrition

  • Eating for a Healthy Heart
  • Life Without Salt: Spicing Up a Low-Salt Diet
  • Healthful Weight Loss: Exercise, Diet or Both?
  • Nutrition: Fakes, Fads and Facts
  • Off to a Good Start: Healthful Habits for Children
  • Osteoporosis and the Calcium Story
  • The Balanced Diet: You Are What You Eat

Patient Safety

  • Reducing Medical Errors
  • Becoming an Informed Patient

 

Physical Therapy

  • Latest Therapies

Respiratory Care

  • Latest Therapies

Seniors

  • Coping with Alzheimer's
  • Nutrition Needs
  • Substance Abuse Issues
  • Memory Loss/Depression
  • Medication/Subscription Issues
  • Nursing Care
  • Osteoporosis
  • Care Transitions

Sleep Disorders

  • Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Narcolepsy
  • Latest Treatment Advances

Sports Medicine

  • Athletic Testing
  • Latest Treatment Advances
  • Injury Evaluation

Surgery

  • Outpatient/Inpatient Surgery
  • Intravenous Therapies
  • Diagnostic Procedures
  • Ophthalmology
  • Ear, Nose & Throat
  • Orthopedics
  • General and Vascular Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Plastics
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Cardiopulmonary
  • Pediatrics
  • Genitourinary Surgery
  • Laparoscopic and Laser Surgery
  • Cochlear (Hearing) Implant Advances
  • Robotic Surgery for Men/Women

Urgent Care

  • Colds, Fevers & Sore Throats
  • Earaches & Infections
  • Insect Bites
  • Minor Head Injuries
  • Cuts, Scrapes, Sprains & Sports Injuries
  • Rashes & Sunburn
  • Eye Infections

Women's Health

  • Breast Health Services
  • Cardiac Care
  • Mammography Services
  • OB/GYN Health
  • Maternity Care
  • Breastfeeding
  • Childbirth Education & Options
  • Recommended Annual Exams
  • Nutritional Needs
  • Varicose Vein Treatments
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