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2014-07-10 12:30:36

Helen Macfie, Chief Transformation Officer, and Regina Berman, Vice President of Population Health, Will Focus on Helping to Manage All Aspects of Care--from Wellness and Prevention to Complex Conditions ORANGE and LOS ANGELES Counties, Calif., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MemorialCare Health System named two national experts to lead its efforts in improving the health of communities in Southern California. Helen Macfie, PharmD, Chief Transformation Officer, and Regina...

2014-06-23 23:04:33

Health policy expert Don Berwick brings more than 400 to Albany, NY to discuss the future of health care in the Capital Region. Albany, NY (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 A lively debate in Albany as business, policy, and health care professionals gathered to discuss the future of health care in the Capital Region. The event, which was co-sponsored by CDPHP and the University at Albany School of Public Health, featured a keynote address by leading health policy expert Dr. Donald Berwick. “Never...

2014-02-27 04:20:37

BOSTON, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- H Infinity Books author Brian Evans, also known from his recent filming of the music video "At Fenway," making him the only solo artist ever to film a music video entirely at Fenway Park in its history, and a former US Senate candidate, is proud to endorse Don Berwick as the next Governor of Massachusetts. "Don Berwick has experience that is needed in Massachusetts. If you don't have your health, then the minimum wage won't mean a...

2013-12-19 23:31:03

Dr. Ira Williams, author of Find The Black Box attended as a guest The 25th Annual IHI National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care (http://is.gd/WXxvXB) in Orlando Dec. 8-11, 2013. That well-attended event, packed with presentations offering positive efforts to fulfill IHI ultimate goal also unintentionally provided a sharp contrast between their vision of future quality of health care measures, and the undeniable track record of no discernible improvement in reducing the...

2013-05-02 23:18:45

Nation's Largest and Most Influential Conference on Sustainable Health Care Draws 900+ Attendees in Boston (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 CleanMed, the nation´s premier conference on health care and sustainability, marked its tenth conference in 2013 by drawing more than 900 health care leaders to Boston to discuss best practices, learn from each other and preview innovative new technologies. Attendance was the highest since the conference began in 2001. CleanMed is convened and organized...

2012-08-16 23:00:02

Speakers to discuss personal, professional committments to global health care improvement CHICAGO (PRWEB) August 16, 2012 A former First Lady and First Daughter. Television and film personalities. A former Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Notable individuals and advocates will bring their passion for global health care improvement to the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Annual Meeting in Boston from Oct. 31—Nov. 3. Mrs. Laura Bush and...

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