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2014-08-07 23:09:18

Robust, user-friendly reporting capabilities relieve IT Department burden. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 i2i Systems today announced it has been selected by Michigan-based Infinity Primary Care to provide Population Health Management and Analytics solutions. The private group practice operates 12 physician offices as well as a diagnostic testing center and serves the western suburbs of Detroit. With most of the offices recognized as Patient Centered Medical Homes, Infinity...

2014-07-31 23:17:37

Dr. Rob Kelch teaches the community about natural healthy living at a monthly workshop at his chiropractic office. Peoria, Il (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 According to the American Journal of Health Promotions the typical elderly patient in the United States takes 13 different medications every year. AlignLife doctors believe that health is a process that takes place over time and not an event, that "Poor" health doesn't just happen it is the sum of the many components that make up...

2014-07-31 08:35:25

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Marilyn DeLuca and Dr. Charles Ok Pannenborg are the two newest members of IntraHealth International's Board of Directors. Together, DeLuca and Pannenborg bring decades of combined experience in health care practice, health systems, and long-range strategic policy. "This is an exciting time in terms of IntraHealth's mission and future," DeLuca says. "I hope to bring technical expertise in global health and help develop...

2014-07-29 12:35:23

Major product release transforms benefits shopping experience and simplifies HR administration BOSTON and NEW YORK, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Health (Maxwell), a fast-growing industry leader in health IT, announced today a major release of their revolutionary operating system for employee benefits. For the first time ever, employers across the country can provide a comprehensive Health as a Service (HaaS) platform that enables and encourages a holistic view of health....

2014-07-25 23:03:41

Tool enables organizations to create networks of quality, cost-effective providers Plymouth Meeting, PA (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Health Advocate™, Inc., the nation’s leading healthcare advocacy and assistance company and a subsidiary of West Corporation, is introducing its newest solution in an upcoming webinar called Leveraging Provider-Centered Analytics: Reduce Costs and Enhance Quality. The webinar will be held twice on Tuesday, July 29 at 11 AM ET and again at 2 PM ET. For more...

2014-07-23 23:32:12

Jonathan Bush’s 2014 NY TIMES Best Seller “Where Does It Hurt?” envisions health care to be an entrepreneur’s field of dreams. Dr. Ira Williams, author of Find The Black Box, offers an assessment of the good, bad, and ugly aspects that can be found in Bush’s vision of the health care delivery system that Bush says is rapidly transforming patient care in America. Greenville, SC (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Dr. Williams says, “Bush has joined the constantly enlarging chorus of those...

2014-07-22 16:27:05

DETROIT, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Henry Ford Health System in Detroit has been named a finalist for the American Hospital Association's (AHA) inaugural Equity of Care Award for its efforts to reduce health care disparities and promote diversity within the organization's leadership and staff. The health system was honored July 21 at the Health Forum-AHA Leadership Summit in San Diego. To view the Digital Media Release, please click here:...

2014-07-09 08:28:51

White Paper Outlines Reimbursement Challenges Hindering Growth WASHINGTON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- According to a new report from the Personalized Medicine Coalition (PMC) released today, members of the personalized medicine community are calling for critical changes in payment and coverage policies to encourage innovation and improve the quality of health care for millions of patients. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130517/DC16280LOGO PMC's new white paper, "The Future...

2014-07-07 16:24:24

KIRKLAND, Wash., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EvergreenHealth recently celebrated the first class of local high school students who gained experience in health care through a new STEM Global Health program in partnership with the Lake Washington School District. The students studied STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and math) through a year-long collaboration that provided hands-on education and learning opportunities at EvergreenHealth. As part of the Lake Washington...

2014-07-02 12:28:34

TORONTO, July 2, 2014 /CNW/ - New research published by the Canadian Health Policy Institute (CHPI) shows that Quebec's publicly funded drug plan provides the best access to new drugs among all the federal and provincial public drug plans in Canada. The study compares Canada's public drug programs in terms of the number of new drugs approved for public insurance coverage, as well as the time that patients must wait for publicly insured access to new drugs. It ranks the quality of coverage...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.