Health News Archive - February 23, 2010

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Alliance Biosciences reached an agreement with the Nyumbani Children's Home in Kenya to provide engineering and biosafety guidance to Nyumbani's planned HIV/TB diagnostic facility.

NEW YORK, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Zanett (Nasdaq: ZANE) and St. Vincent Health will present a new healthcare information technology solution at the Microsoft Health Users Group Exchange, during HIMSS (Healthcare Information Management Systems Society), on Sunday, February 28, 2010.

MONTEREY, Calif., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The weak economy has not stalled the demand for language services that help businesses and organizations communicate with their limited-English speaking customers, according to a recent report by Language Line Services.

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wound Management Technologies, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: WNDM) announced today that its secure data delivery and messaging subsidiary Secure eHealth, LLC has appointed Roger Fallows as Vice President of Sales.

BEDFORD, Mass., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Instrumentation Laboratory (IL) today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its HemosIL D-Dimer HS 500 assay. Additionally, the Company received a license from Health Canada for the product.

ATLANTA, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Just one year after it began clinical use of Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife(®) Perfexion((TM)) radiosurgery system, Barnes-Jewish Hospital (St. Louis, Mo., USA) is poised to offer the benefits of Gamma Knife(®) surgery to several new patient groups.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).