Quantcast

Latest Children's Hospital Colorado Stories

2014-07-24 08:29:12

For the first time, Houston hosts national event bringing together thousands of families from around the country HOUSTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 3,500 organ transplant recipients, living donors and their families gathered together in Houston for the annual Olympic-style, multi-sport event, the Donate Life Transplant Games of America (TGA). Texas Children's Hospital was a major sponsor for the games with both current, as well as former patients...

2014-07-23 23:29:14

This upcoming Christmas, YesBears LLC will be providing 5-ft. Giant Teddy Bears to disabled children, cancer kids, and children’s hospital nationwide. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Millions of children today are either born with or are suffering from cancer or other critical diseases. These children are desperately searching for a cure, and even considering all of the advances in medical technology and the top medical experts, they are still unable to provide a cure for them. Most importantly,...

2014-07-23 23:11:36

NWH Recognized as a Top Hospital for Gynecology, Geriatrics, Urology, Orthopedics, and Neurosurgery for 2nd Year in a Row Westchester County, NY (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital announced today that it has been ranked as one of the best hospitals in New York for 2014 - 2015 by U.S. News & World Report. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 25th year, recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients. In addition to being...

2014-07-23 23:02:24

Four hospitals affiliated with the Allegheny Health Network have been lauded in the latest ranking of the country’s best hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Released online and slated for publication in August, the U.S. News 2014-2015 Best Hospital’s Guide recognizes Allegheny General Hospital (AGH), Forbes Hospital, Saint Vincent Hospital and West Penn Hospital as high performing medical centers across multiple clinical specialties. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Four...

2014-07-23 12:30:38

Children love to swim, especially during the summer. It is important that parents keep a constant eye on a child when they play in water. Leading Staten Island Pediatrician Dr. Michael Gabriel comments on the article. BOHEMIA, N.Y., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Top Staten Island Pediatrician Dr. Michael Gabriel of GPM Pediatrics offers his feedback on article, which discusses tips for parents about pool safety for children. Photo -...

2014-07-17 12:29:46

Firm Chosen to Help Region's Award Winning Pediatric Hospital Expand Services PARK CITY, Utah, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Supplemental Health Care announced today that Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital in Hollywood, Fla., has selected it to meet hospital expansion healthcare staffing needs through its industry-leading and innovative Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) services. Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital provides treatment to children with medical problems ranging from asthma to...

2014-07-16 08:27:55

The revolutionary new device continues to gain traction in the Clinical Marketplace with new agreement to supply Novation, which operates 40 percent of the staffed beds in the United States! SAN DIEGO, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanomedics, Inc. (OTCQB: SIMH); Sanomedics, a medical technology holding company that focuses on providing game changing products, services and ideas, announced today that their Thermomedics subsidiary recently strengthened its penetration of the...

2014-07-15 12:29:29

LOS ANGELES, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The UCLA Health System's hospitals in Westwood and Santa Monica have been named to U.S. News and World Report's Best Hospitals 2014-15 Honor Roll. UCLA was ranked No. 5 in the country and No. 1 in both California and the Los Angeles metropolitan area. The annual rankings, now in their 25th year, are the magazine's most exclusive rankings, recognizing hospitals that excel at treating patients who need an especially high level of...

2014-07-15 12:29:15

LONG BEACH, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the 20(th) time since U.S. News and World Report started publishing a rigorous assessment of more than 5,000 U.S. hospitals, Long Beach Memorial has earned a place among "Best Hospitals." Long Beach Memorial is listed as one of the nation's best in the Diabetes and Endocrinology Category and "high performing" in 10 additional clinical categories. Fewer than 3%--just 144 of the nation's hospitals--performed well enough to...

2014-07-15 12:26:35

Long Beach Memorial, Saddleback Memorial and Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center Have Total of 20 National and High Performance Rankings ORANGE and LOS ANGELES Counties, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a rigorous assessment of more than 5,000 hospitals in the U.S., MemorialCare Health System's Long Beach Memorial has earned a place among U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals. It is listed as one of the nation's best in the Diabetes and Endocrinology...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'