New Course to Help Heath Care Professionals Collaborate to Benefit Patients

Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine collaborates with University of Detroit Mercy on Inter-Professional Curriculum Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine (OUWB) and University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry (Detroit Mercy) will launch a new inter-professional course to educate medical and dental students on how health care professionals collaborate for the benefit of their patients. Beginning in March 2019, second-year Detroit Mercy dental … [Read more...]

Oakland County Hosts Annual Prescription Drug Abuse Training

Second Annual Prescription Drug Abuse Training Registration is now open for doctors, dentists, nurse practitioners and physician assistants to learn how to identify the warning signs of over-prescribing pain medication to patients. The Oakland County Prescription Drug Abuse Partnership will again offer Boston University School of Medicine’s nationally-renowned SCOPE of Pain training on Saturday, November 12 from 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 the Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak auditorium at 3711 W. … [Read more...]

Dequindre to get help in Rochester Hills

Dequindre Road north of Beaumont Hospital may be the worst stretch of road in Rochester Hills. Now, it’s going to get a facelift. Bids are scheduled to be let Aug. 5, for resurfacing from South Boulevard to Auburn, a stretch that “needs it and needs it badly,” Mayor Bryan Barnett said.  A plan to widen and rebuild the road had been scheduled for 2013 but was pushed back to 2018 due to lack of funding. Money has now become available through the Road Commission for Oakland County for … [Read more...]