Health News Archive - May 09, 2011

To view the Social Media Release, click here: http://smr.newswire.ca/en/mayo-clinic/mayo-clinic-assured-diagnosis-inc-to-offer-new-insurance CALGARY, May 9 /PRNewswire/ - Mayo Clinic has announced a new health insurance option that will allow Canadians to access Mayo Clinic expertise and care.

CHICAGO and BOSTON, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NEWS FACTS: Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) and Humedica today announced their collaboration on a next-generation cloud-based clinical informatics platform that will help physicians and hospitals succeed in the coming era of value-based reimbursement.

FREDERICK, Md., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of National Women's Health Week, Someone With today announced its launch and the grand opening of its home health and medical supply online storefront, www.someonewith.com, to provide the best in ecommerce and printed in-waiting room catalog solutions for more than 2.5 million breast cancer survivors living in America--including those currently undergoing treatment and the 220,000 women who will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year.

HOPKINTON, Mass., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Caliper Life Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: CALP) today announced that it will hold an Investor Day as part of the Customer Owner's Group (COG) meeting to be held May 17 and 18 at Caliper's Hopkinton headquarters.

LAS VEGAS, MIAMI and BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cord Blood America, Inc.

CLEVELAND, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mentor, Ohio-based Frantz Medical Group announced the immediate promotion of Stephanie A. S. Harrington, M.S. to Chief Operating Officer. Ms. Harrington joined Frantz Medical Group in 2005 as Vice President, Research & Business Development.

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVNR) today announced the appointment of Elona Kogan, Esq.

ORLANDO, Fla., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- InfoLogix, Inc., a leading technology provider of enterprise mobility solutions for the healthcare and commercial industries, announced today it will showcase its innovative supply chain management (SCM) execution and mobile managed services at this year's SAPPHIRE® NOW conference and the ASUG Annual Conference, May 15-19, 2011 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando.

NATICK, Mass., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the U.S.

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