Latest Duke University Health System Stories

2014-01-07 12:28:38

Gannotta joins Northwestern Medicine® after seven years with Duke Raleigh Hospital CHICAGO, Jan.

2009-06-03 10:00:00

MOBILE, Ala., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The SSI Group, Inc. (SSI) announced their success in being selected as a primary vendor for Duke University Health System (DUHS) and its affiliated hospitals for a revenue cycle claims management solution.

2008-10-01 06:00:48

American Anesthesiology, Inc., a subsidiary of Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. (NYSE:PDX), has completed the acquisition of Critical Health Systems of North Carolina, P.C., a physician group practice based in Raleigh with more than 250 anesthesiologists and certified registered nurse anesthetists.

2008-07-31 06:00:55

By Sabine Vollmer, The News & Observer, Raleigh, N.C. Jul. 31--Knock, knock. Who's there? It's Novant Health trying to get into the Triangle. That's no joke.

2008-07-06 18:00:33

By John Stevenson, The Herald-Sun, Durham, N.C. Jul. 6--DURHAM -- A high-profile spate of hydraulic-fluid litigation involving Duke University Health System has spun the heads even of savvy court observers, seeping in and out of local judicial machinery almost with the ease of its namesake liquid.

2008-07-02 12:01:11

A lawsuit filed in North Carolina alleges Duke University Health System was negligent when it mistakenly cleaned surgical instruments with hydraulic fluid. The suit seeks unspecified damages for 18 patients who underwent surgery at two Duke hospitals in 2004.

2008-07-01 06:00:48

By The News & Observer, Raleigh, N.C. Jul.

2008-06-19 06:00:34

By Thomas Goldsmith, The News & Observer, Raleigh, N.C. Jun. 19--Duke University Health System has settled claims by patients who alleged they suffered health problems after being exposed to hydraulic fluid on surgical instruments at two Duke hospitals in 2004.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.