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2014-08-19 12:32:29

MIDVALE, Utah, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ally Bank, the direct banking subsidiary of Ally Financial Inc., achieved top ranking in a recent study of the websites for 13 of the nation's top banks, according to Change Sciences® Group. The accolade, in which Ally Bank tied with USAA for overall score, rated each company's web site for usability, engagement and conversion. Change Sciences gave Ally kudos for recent page refinements, the top-level navigation of its website, integrating tools...

2014-08-19 12:29:03

Livanta to use MCG care guidelines to help achieve CMS Triple Aim SEATTLE, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Livanta LLC, a government contracting firm, has licensed clinical guidelines from MCG (formerly Milliman Care Guidelines) to support new Medicare quality improvement projects valued at more than $120 million. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) awarded Livanta the contracts under the restructured CMS Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) Program....

2014-08-19 08:35:02

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS) today announced that it has engaged the intellectual property law firm of Kroub, Silbersher & Kolmykov PLLC, the principals of Markman Advisors LLC, to provide consulting services related to Crossroads' non-972 patent portfolio, consisting of 121 patents and pending patents developed over 16 years. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140721/128960 The firm's principals each have more than a...

2014-08-19 08:29:09

Physician names are now in 62 million MedPar inpatient records and over 158 million outpatient records PHOENIX, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intellimed is pleased to announce the availability of the 2012 MedPar Inpatient and Outpatient data including attending and operating physicians associated with each case. The physician's specialty and address are also available in the physician list. This was another step in their effort to improve transparency for all providers of CMS...

2014-08-18 16:28:11

Democratic, Republican and Independent Voters Alike Express Stronger Support for Lawmakers Who Vote in Favor of Legislation to Replace Medicare Cuts with Payment Reforms WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new national survey finds registered voters overwhelming support Congressional action to stop cuts to the Medicare home health benefit, which are estimated to directly affect more than one million seniors and nearly half a million home health professionals. The poll also...

2014-08-18 12:31:24

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- eGlobalTech (eGT), a leading provider in management and IT consulting services for the Federal Government, was awarded a task order by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to provide project management support services, project artifact development, artifact organization, and configuration management for DHS OneNet. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130509/MM11093LOGO About eGlobalTecheGlobalTech (eGT) is a woman-owned...

2014-08-18 12:25:47

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Between 1997 and 2011, the number of youth held in residential placement facilities declined by 42 percent for juvenile offenders and 64 percent for status offenders to the lowest levels since the first census was conducted, according to a bulletin released today by the Justice Department. The Office of Justice Programs' Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) bulletin, Juveniles in Residential Placement,...

2014-08-18 12:23:02

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CHS Inc. (NASDAQ: CHSCP), North America's largest farmer-owned company and a global energy, grains and foods business, announced today it has reached agreement to allow Noble Argentina S.A. to acquire a portion of the CHS share of an export terminal joint venture at Necochea, a province of Buenos Aires, Argentina. CHS Argentina currently own 30 percent of Sitio 0 de Quequen S.A. (Sitio 0). After finalizing the transaction, CHS...

2014-08-18 08:25:26

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Allison Beck, Deputy Director of the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS), issued the following statement this morning on tentative agreements between the Metropolitan Opera and two of its largest unions, Local 802 of the American Federation of Musicians and the American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA): "I am pleased to announce that after many hours of intense negotiations, representatives of the Metropolitan Opera,...

2014-08-15 16:24:15

DALLAS, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A Dallas Judge has refused to throw out the case of a former employee of Texas Vascular Associates, PA (TVA). Cortez Mills alleges in the lawsuit that the doctors of Texas Vascular Associates fired her for the sole reason of refusing to follow their orders to engage in the crimes of Medicare and insurance billing fraud. Dallas Judge Ken Tapscott is the presiding judge in the case. Cortez Mills began working for TVA in 2010 and was the company's...


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