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2014-08-27 16:25:23

Planning for a stage of life viewed as passive and dependent turns many get-up-and-go Americans off, the agency asserts. KIRKLAND, Wash., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today ACSIA Partners introduces the concept of "empowered living," an idea they hope will catch on to help solve a big national problem: lack of planning for long term care. An aging workforce and maturing Baby Boomers are escalating the need for senior services. Failing to plan for this jeopardizes federal and family...

2014-08-27 12:31:00

Leading Health Systems Poised to Partner with Managed Care Organizations on Value-Based Care Delivery and Payment Models, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the intense physician acquisition activity that characterized the Memphis health system and hospital sector in recent years has given way to clinical integration, with rivals Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare and Baptist Memorial Health...

2014-08-27 04:21:14

WASHINGTON, NEW YORK and LONDON, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As a leading provider of market research solutions, MarketResearch.com is pleased to announce the addition of new content to its Kalorama Information Medical Devices Knowledge Center. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140801/132627 The Medical Devices Knowledge Center provides an easy-to-use platform hosting the latest market research in the healthcare industry. Users have access to an entire library of reports from industry...

2014-08-26 16:25:43

Providers get paid to manage patients through custom mobile health app INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MedDiary Inc., a mobile health (mHealth) software company, has launched its mobile health software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform, consisting of a cloud-based portal for healthcare providers and a mobile app for patients. This integrated platform enables healthcare providers to easily create a custom mobile health app for their patients and then monitor them remotely....

2014-08-26 12:28:13

Further Expanding Provider Reach, Secure Collaboration and Messaging Capabilities ATLANTA, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Georgia Health Information Network (GaHIN), the statewide health information exchange network that electronically connects Georgia hospitals, physicians and clinicians to safely and securely exchange patient health information, today announced an upgrade to its GeorgiaDirect product to include access to the DirectTrust Community. GeorgiaDirect now connects with a...

2014-08-25 23:11:37

Jacksonville, FL Healthcare System to Implement Suite of Big Data Analytics Solutions to Support Value-Based Care Initiatives and the Development of a Clinically Integrated Network Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Explorys, the leader in big data-driven healthcare transformation, today announced that Baptist Health has selected Explorys and its Value-Based Care (VBC) Program Framework to improve care quality, and reduce unnecessary cost across their enterprise and clinically...

2014-08-25 23:02:46

Top doctors now part of a comprehensive network of physicians. Latest acquisition to expand health care options for Hudson County residents. Hudson County, NJ (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 CarePoint Health is proud to announce that two leading Internal Medicine physicians have joined their network, CarePoint Health Medical Group. Their system welcomes Mitchell Mutterperl, MD and Tobi Ippolito, MD. Hundreds of highly skilled and experienced physicians comprise CarePoint Health Medical Group, a...

2014-08-25 16:27:43

MESA, Ariz., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The Joint Commission recently re-certified and awarded Banner Baywood Medical Center its Gold Seal of Approval for meeting national standards for health care quality and safety for Disease-Specific Care in hip fracture management. Older adults can prevent hip fractures, but unfortunately many of them are prone to falls that result in these injuries. As a result, hip fractures can cause serious harm, and illness. As incidence of hip fractures...

2014-08-25 16:27:07

Initiative Seeks to Expand Access and Improve Healthcare for Underserved and Vulnerable Populations in the U.S. Through Support to Clinics and Community Health Centers FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE:BDX), a leading global medical technology company - together with Direct Relief and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) - has announced the winners of the 2014 "Innovations in Care" awards to seven community...

2014-08-25 12:26:45

BOSTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raiing Medical Company and the Center for Connected Health at Partners HealthCare initiated a clinical research program to assess the feasibility of the iThermonitor as a clinical support tool in the management of patients with acute leukemia undergoing intensive chemotherapy at various Partners affiliated pediatric oncology centers. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140825/139108 Kamal Jethwani, M.D., MPH, Corporate Manager, Research and...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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