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2014-08-18 08:29:08

State's fastest growing commercial health insurer enhances employer wellness programs with award-winning Health Improvement Platform. SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SeeChange Health Solutions, a leader in clinically driven health improvement as an enterprise service, today announced that Family Health Hawaii will give its 8,000+ members access to the award-winning SeeChange Health Improvement Platform effective November 1. An innovative health insurance provider with one of the...

2014-08-18 08:28:59

WOONSOCKET, R.I., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) announced today that its Accordant Health Services division has received full NCQA Patient and Practitioner Oriented Disease Management (DM) accreditation for programs to support: Epilepsy (Seizures), Rheumatoid Arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Parkinson's Disease, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE or Lupus), Myasthenia Gravis, Sickle Cell Disease, Cystic Fibrosis, Hemophilia,...

2014-08-12 23:04:05

Accreditation demonstrates Nurtur as a best-in-class provider of Disease Management programs that meet the nation’s highest standards for value and quality. Farmington, CT (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Nurtur, the health and wellness company serving employers, health plans and government programs, announced today that it has proudly received its renewed three-year Patient and Practitioner Oriented Accreditation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for its coronary artery...

2014-07-30 16:28:50

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telligen, Inc., a leader in population health management solutions, has been awarded the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Quality Innovation Network Quality Improvement Organization (QIN-QIO) contract for the states of Iowa, Illinois and Colorado. Charged with overseeing quality improvement efforts in these states, Telligen will support CMS' new approach to improving care for beneficiaries, families and caregivers. "This...

2014-06-25 23:15:33

Evive Health's personalized, data-driven healthcare communications will be featured in the National Business Group on Health's (NBGH) Leadership Summit on Workforce Wellbeing as part of a session highlighting companies that embrace fresh, pioneering approaches to wellness communications. (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Representatives of the General Board of Pension and Health Benefits of The United Methodist Church (GBPHB) will demonstrate how Evive Health's innovative engagement...

2014-06-23 16:24:57

Leading Academic and Community Organizations Foster Dialogue on Improving Community Health and Reducing Gaps in Care LEAWOOD, Kan. and WASHINGTON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Peers for Progress, a program of the American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation (AAFPF), and NCLR (National Council of La Raza) gathered researchers and program leaders last week at a conference in San Francisco for an in-depth discussion, "Peer Support: Evidence and Directions Forward." The...

2014-06-14 12:20:58

During the 1-year program, patients showed statistically significant reductions in blood glucose levels, increased belief in their ability to self-manage their diabetes and improved perceptions of support, while the community showed statistically significant increases in diabetes awareness SAN FRANCISCO, June 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation announced today that the Cities for Life program, supported by Sanofi US, helped decrease blood glucose...

2014-06-06 08:25:02

Daylight IQ(TM) Renewed as Disease Management Solution for CAHF Members SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Association of Health Facilities (CAHF) has renewed its Preferred Provider relationship with COMS Interactive (COMS or Clinical Outcomes Management Solutions). With a goal of providing clinically-advanced products and services to the Association's member base, CAHF offers a limited number of opportunities to key industry partnerships....

2014-05-21 08:30:15

Beneufit's first product pdFIT(TM), uses cycling to help Parkinson's disease patients fight symptoms and disease progression SAN FRANCISCO, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beneufit's pdFIT(TM) system is the first to coach patients through scientifically-validated exercise protocols shown to be associated with a reduction in Parkinson's disease symptoms and delayed disease progression. The system uses mobile devices and wireless sensors to track compliance with exercise protocols and map...

2014-05-20 23:15:22

Medical Management and Rehabilitation Services (MMARS) received the prestigious Case in Point Platinum Award in the Medicaid category for its Rare and Expensive Case Management Program during Dorland Health’s 5th Annual Awards Ceremony on May 5, 2014, in Washington, DC. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Medical Management and Rehabilitation Services (MMARS) received the prestigious Case in Point Platinum Award in the Medicaid category for its Rare and Expensive Case Management Program...


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.