Layoffs will only be last resort, YNHH admins say
Though Yale-New Haven Hospital has vowed to make staffing cuts a last resort, many fear that if Gov. Dannel Malloy’s proposed budget is passed unamended, patient care will suffer due to a shortage in nurses employed by the Yale New Haven Health System.
Ability to imagine smells linked to obesity
The ability to vividly imagine the smell of freshly baked chocolate chip cookies — among other odors — may be a risk factor for weight gain, according to a new study out of the Yale School of Medicine.
UP CLOSE: Frugal or faulty? The cost of mental health in Connecticut
The theme for the day was health, and the budgets of the Department of Public Health, the Department of Developmental Services, the Department of Veterans’ Affairs and the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services were the topics of discussion. In short, they were being slashed.