Latest Detroit Medical Center Stories

2011-08-05 09:55:00

DETROIT, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Theodore Schreiber, M.D., Specialist-In-Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine, Detroit Medical Center; President, DMC Cardiovascular Institute, is the only interventional cardiologist in Michigan named among the top 1% nationally in his field, according to the latest U.S. News Media & World Report "Top Doc" list. U.S. News Top Doctors was created in collaboration with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., publisher of America's Top Doctors and other...

2011-07-20 09:05:00

DETROIT, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the heels of Detroit Medical Center's (DMC) superior rankings by U.S. News Media & World Report's "Best Hospitals," that same publication has listed five DMC hospitals as the only hospitals in Michigan that are among the nation's "most connected." The listing affirms DMC as a leader statewide and nationally in its use of Electronic Medical Records (EMR). EMR is computer-based technology that manages patient medical information and...

2011-07-18 23:05:00

DMC Harper University Hospital stands out with national recognition for 7th consecutive year DETROIT, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Detroit Medical Center is again taking high honors for nationally and regionally ranked hospitals in the U.S. News Media & World Report's 2011-12 Best Hospitals rankings. The latest rankings showcase 720 hospitals out of about 5,000 hospitals nationwide. Each is ranked among the country's top hospitals in at least one medical specialty...

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