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2014-06-19 23:08:05

Fletcher Allen Health Care - Vermont's academic medical center - and the four-hospital network it anchors in Vermont and New York have changed their names to reflect their deep connections to the University of Vermont. The change is being made to clarify that people throughout our region have access to a high-quality health network aligned with one of the top ten academic medical centers in the country. Burlington, VT (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Fletcher Allen Partners and The University...

2014-05-12 20:23:14

Burlington and WomenHeart Tour raises $1.4 million to advance education and awareness in this high-risk community WASHINGTON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, at the launch of National Women's Health Week, findings from the recent nationwide Heart of Style Tour, a partnership between WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease and Burlington Stores reveal that Hispanic-American women were found to be physically inactive and have body mass index (BMI) in the...

2014-05-08 23:10:35

Dr. Lewis First of Vermont Children's Hospital at Fletcher Allen Health Care and the University of Vermont has received the top leadership award in the field of Pediatrics from the Federation of Pediatric Organizations. Dr. First edits the most influential journal in Pediatrics, chairs the National Board of Medical Examiners and is widely respected for his impact on medical education. Burlington, VT (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 Lewis R. First, M.D., M.S., F.A.A.P., chief of pediatrics at...

2014-04-22 23:09:29

Fletcher Allen's NICU marks three years with zero infections from central line catheters. Low rates of these infections throughout Fletcher Allen's ICUs are a key reason it ranked in the top ten of academic medical centers in a respected 2013 national study, and earned the #1 spot in providing safe patient care. Burlington, VT (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 Fletcher Allen Health Care recently passed the milestone of going three years with zero bloodstream infections (BSI) associated with...

2014-03-28 12:23:54

DoubleTree by Hilton Dublin - Burlington Road, Sugar Beach Residences, 30 Park Place Four Seasons Private Residences New York Downtown and The LINQ NEW YORK, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Susan Magrino Agency has been named agency of record for DoubleTree by Hilton Dublin - Burlington Road, Sugar Beach Residences, 30 Park Place Four Seasons Private Residences New York Downtown and The LINQ. Located just minutes from Dublin's city-center, DoubleTree by Hilton Dublin - Burlington...

2014-03-27 08:22:19

MONTREAL, March 27, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - With 75 per cent of Canada's population living only 90 minutes from the U.S. border, many Canadian airports are competing for passengers with their northern American counterparts. This geographic proximity has made prices one of the biggest competitive advantages of airports in their quest to attract more passengers. According to a Viewpoint on Canada's High Airfares and Passenger Leakage published today by the Montreal Economic Institute,...

2014-03-27 00:21:22

MONTREAL, March 27, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - With 75 per cent of Canada's population living only 90 minutes from the U.S. border, many Canadian airports are competing for passengers with their northern American counterparts. This geographic proximity has made prices one of the biggest competitive advantages of airports in their quest to attract more passengers. According to a Viewpoint on Canada's High Airfares and Passenger Leakage published today by the Montreal Economic Institute,...

2014-01-31 12:24:58

WomenHeart and Burlington Team Up for the Third Year to Educate Women on Heart Disease, the Leading Cause of Death among Women BURLINGTON, N.J., Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of death among women? That's why WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease and Burlington, a national off price retailer, have once again teamed up to support women's heart health education and increase awareness for this chronic and...

2014-01-07 23:26:19

Vermont Energy Investment Corporation, located in Burlington, Vermont reported metered and calculated electrical savings of 65% using the Digi-RTU developed by Bes-Tech. Vermont Country Store; located in North Clarendon, Vermont reported metered and calculated electrical savings of 68% using the Digi-RTU developed by Bes-Tech. Omaha, NE (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Bes-Tech, developer of the Digi-RTU, the most innovative and energy efficient aftermarket rooftop HVAC unit control package on...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.