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2014-09-08 12:28:09

BOSTON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Press Ganey Associates, Inc. announced today that Dr. James Merlino will join Press Ganey as president and chief medical officer of the strategic consulting division. Dr. Merlino, an accomplished surgeon and industry leader in improving the patient experience, comes to Press Ganey from Cleveland Clinic health system where he serves as chief experience officer and associate chief of staff. He is also a practicing surgeon, and the founder and...

2014-08-26 12:28:43

SHANGHAI, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global design and architecture firm NBBJ announced today the expansion of its healthcare planning and design services into China. Principal Rudy Widjaja will lead planning and design teams from NBBJ's Shanghai office, where he will draw on his experience with healthcare clients in China, Taiwan, Korea and the United States, as well as the firm's global network of healthcare experts. The launch of NBBJ's China healthcare practice comes at a...

2014-08-05 04:21:19

CHENGDU, China, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Western China International Forum on Pathology, jointly organized by the Cleveland Clinic of USA, Sichuan University West China Hospital, KingMed Diagnostics and Sichuan Medical Association, held in Chengdu from June 28-29. A number of l pathology experts from China and America exchanged viewpoints on several aspects of pathology and tendencies in terms of developments across the discipline. Well-known experts who attended the Forum...

2014-07-15 12:29:25

Mikkael Sekeres, MD, of Cleveland Clinic Named Editor-in-Chief of ASH Clinical News WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society of Hematology (ASH) and American Medical Communications (AMC) have announced plans to launch a monthly news magazine later this year to serve the hematology and oncology communities. ASH Clinical News will report on the latest updates in the field, policy issues affecting the science and practice of hematology, and Society news....

2014-07-15 04:21:19

Mayo Clinic Is No. 1 on the Honor Roll WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. News & World Report today released the 25th edition of the annual Best Hospitals rankings, freely available at usnews.com. Best Hospitals includes key information on nearly 5,000 medical centers nationwide. For the first time, the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, claimed the No. 1 spot on the Honor Roll, followed by Massachusetts General Hospital and Johns Hopkins Hospital. Memorial Sloan Kettering...

2014-07-10 08:28:45

CLEVELAND, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE: PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, announced it is developing more than 100 potential medical advancements with Cleveland Clinic, the noted nonprofit academic medical center that integrates clinical care with research and education. The collaboration combines Parker's engineering and new product development expertise, applied through a strategic approach called Winovation, with...

2014-07-08 08:31:55

Grant to help develop advanced cancer care center ATLANTA, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $500,000 grant to help support the Cleveland Clinic Florida's Capital Campaign, which will create a technologically-advanced cancer center to provide holistic supportive care. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140707/124870 "Cox Enterprises has a strong presence in Florida through its automotive, media and broadband communications divisions," said Cox...

2014-06-10 16:26:53

Agreement Includes New Adult Inpatient Rehab Hospital in Avon, New Residency Program CLEVELAND, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic and Select Medical have finalized an agreement to form a joint venture to enhance inpatient rehabilitation services in Northeast Ohio and improve access for patients with complex rehab needs. As part of the joint venture, the two organizations will expand these services on Cleveland's West Side by building a new 60-bed adult inpatient...

2014-06-09 08:29:23

GLEN BURNIE, Md., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSSi, the leader in patient recruitment solutions for the clinical research industry, recently announced the formation of the company's Medical and Clinical Advisory Board (MCAB) and the appointment of Ronald M. Bukowski, MD as its chairman. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140606/95194 The MCAB, with Dr. Bukowski's leadership, will help provide insight across a variety of therapeutic areas and set strategic goals for the...

2014-06-04 12:25:06

Thought Leaders Outline Team-Based Approach to Patient-Centered Care BOSTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Thomas H. Lee, Press Ganey chief medical officer, and Dr. Toby Cosgrove, Cleveland Clinic CEO, have published an article in the June issue of Harvard Business Review. The article, "Engaging Doctors in the Health Care Revolution," provides strategies to engage physicians in redesigning care delivery to be more patient-centered. As health care leaders and practicing...


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out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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