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2010-11-11 09:58:00

CLEVELAND, Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic Community Physician Partnership (CPP) and Medical Mutual of Ohio have signed an agreement to form an innovative relationship to enhance coordination and quality of patient care across northeast Ohio. "This proposed affiliation with the Cleveland Clinic Community Physician Partnership will enhance provider collaboration and build a delivery model that puts the patient at the center of the care continuum," said Delos M. Cosgrove,...

2010-11-03 05:00:00

CLEVELAND, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- From pill-sized cameras to radioactive compounds that let doctors "see" inside a patient's brain, Cleveland Clinic's Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2011 showcases new techniques, therapies and approaches to treating a host of diseases. The list of breakthrough devices and therapies was selected by a panel of Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists and unveiled during Cleveland Clinic's 2010 Medical Innovation Summit. The Top 10 Medical...

2010-10-21 10:39:00

CLEVELAND, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Merlot OrthopediX, Inc., a Cleveland Clinic spin-off company jointly owned by Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, Frantz Medical Group, Mentor, OH and Dr. Isador Lieberman, M.D., M.B.A., Texas Back Institute, Plano, Texas, announced today that it has entered into an exclusive agreement with Alphatec Spine, Inc., a medical device company providing treatment solutions for spine disorders with a focus on treating conditions that affect the aging spine, and a...

2010-10-04 08:45:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, Former President Bill Clinton spoke to the nation about the benefits of his revolutionary heart health program based on a diet created by Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn. Following a plant-based diet like the diet in Dr. Esselstyn's groundbreaking book Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease, published by Avery, an imprint of Penguin Group USA, President Clinton was able to lose twenty-four pounds and improve his heart function. In an interview with Wolf...

2010-09-29 07:34:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- A woman's chance of breaking a bone from osteoporosis is higher than her combined risk of breast cancer, heart disease and stroke. FabOverFifty, the nation's leading style and networking site for boomer women, Cleveland Clinic and the National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF) are calling women everywhere to recognize, prevent and treat this debilitating disease. Together they have launched the Bone Health Challenge giving women all the tools they need to...

2010-09-14 10:46:00

NEW YORK and CLEVELAND, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- "Resilience is the ability to reinvent yourself as your environment changes, be it in health care, finance, or personal circumstance," says Davia Temin, a leading reputation and crisis management expert addressing top health care professionals at a conference today presented by the Cleveland Clinic. "How can some companies and individuals come back from difficult - even impossible - times and survive, thrive, while others, facing seemingly...

2010-09-09 08:30:00

CLEVELAND, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic received a $10 million gift to launch a unique and comprehensive executive education program that will provide opportunities for emerging leaders from all fields to learn from experienced peers. The Samson Global Leadership Academy for Healthcare Executives was made possible by a generous gift from grateful patients Eric and Sheila Samson of South Africa. Mr. Samson, a steel executive, and his wife hope to encourage others to give...

2010-08-30 07:37:00

MANSFIELD, Mass., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- PrimeraDx today announced that Matthew F. McManus, M.D., Ph.D., has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer effective immediately. Dr. McManus has also been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors. "We are delighted to have Matthew join PrimeraDx during this exciting time in the Company's evolution, as we prepare to launch the first products based on our unique platform for high-multiplex quantitative PCR, which we believe has...

2010-08-25 06:00:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. and OAK BROOK, Ill., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Carefx Corp., a leading provider of interoperable workflow solutions, announced today that it is collaborating with the University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC), an alliance of academic medical centers representing approximately 90% of the nation's nonprofit academic medical centers, to provide advanced business intelligence (BI) dashboards, and analytical tools. These tools will enhance UHC's Clinical Data Base (CDB), a...

2010-08-13 11:59:00

CLEVELAND, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Cleveland Clinic has finalized the agenda for the 8th Annual Medical Innovation Summit, which will be held Nov. 1-3 on the Clinic's campus. The Summit draws 1,000 attendees each year, and includes panel discussions with some of the industry's top CEOs and thought leaders. This year's summit will highlight breakthrough technologies for diagnosing and treating obesity and diabetes. Top executives, investors, entrepreneurs, clinicians and technologists will...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.