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2010-10-18 19:08:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AdvaMed 2010 is proud to announce its conference keynote speakers include: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Dr. Donald Berwick; CBS Evening News Anchor Katie Couric; U.S. Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Dr.

2010-10-01 10:10:00

DALLAS, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital has selected Dallas-based Loopback Communications' technology-leading Readmission Reduction(TM) solution to support its efforts to reduce readmissions of discharged patients.

2010-09-28 09:21:00

FDA Commissioner, CMS Administrator, CBS Evening News Anchor, and U.S. Secretary of Commerce are Featured Speakers WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AdvaMed 2010 is proud to announce its conference keynote speakers include: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Dr.

2010-09-16 12:38:00

Oct. 21, 2010 Summit in Washington, DC will bring new focus on elements that improve care, reduce costs WASHINGTON, Sept.

2010-08-04 13:36:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Pascal Metrics is delighted to announce the appointment of Jim Conway as Principal leading its Governance and Leadership Group, effective immediately.

2010-07-26 07:15:00

CARY, Ill., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Oral care helps critical care patients defend against ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP), a common, often fatal and very costly hospital-acquired infection.

2010-07-21 12:00:00

BOSTON, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lucian Leape Institute at the National Patient Safety Foundation will host an interactive afternoon discussion and special evening program at its Third Annual Forum & Gala on Thursday, September 16, 2010.

2010-07-09 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- RetireSafe President Thair Phillips, speaking on behalf of more than 400,000 senior-citizen supporters across America, today protested President Obama's recess appointment of Dr.

2010-07-08 07:54:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) announced today that Maureen A. Bisognano, IHI's Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, will become its President and CEO. She will succeed Donald M.

2010-07-07 16:19:00

Will Be Critical to Implementing Health Care Reform, Improving the Health of Seniors WASHINGTON, July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Council on Aging (NCOA) expresses confidence in Don Berwick's ability to protect and strengthen the Medicare and Medicaid programs, as the new administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100615/NCOALOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100615/NCOALOGO) Dr.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.