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2014-09-16 12:30:45

EHE's private provider network continues to expand as more employers realize the benefits of proactive preventive health with annual exams. NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EHE International, the recognized leader in preventive medicine and annual physical exams with a nationwide physician network, today announced that Diamond Family Medicine in Rapid City, SD has been named an EHE-certified preventive care center. Through Diamond Family Medicine, EHE members in the Rapid...

2014-09-16 12:26:28

Solution Provider Discusses Top Issues in Healthcare IT Today with The Healthcare Insider Radio Network NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Security breaches, regulatory compliance, meaningful use - these are the kinds of things that cause healthcare CIOs nationwide to lose sleep. But the right planning and technology partners can help reduce, if not eliminate, those stresses. Ed Simcox, Healthcare Business Leader for Logicalis US, an international IT solutions and managed services...

2014-09-16 12:25:54

LEAWOOD, Kan., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Peers for Progress, a program of the American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation, today announced the publication of its latest report, "Global Evidence for Peer Support: Humanizing Health Care". The report compiles research presented at a recent conference hosted by Peers for Progress and the National Council of La Raza. The conference brought together international leaders in health care and public health to discuss the...

2014-09-16 08:30:33

Disaster Recovery Solution Provides Answers to Cost and Time Challenges BOSTON and HERZLIYA, Israel, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthcare organizations rely on business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR) plans to ensure their IT functions remain operational in case of data loss from a man-made or natural disaster. The applications and data at these organizations are often comprised of important medical research and confidential patient records, which means...

2014-09-16 08:29:18

MALVERN, Pa., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association for the Advancement of Wound Care (AAWC) recognizes the generous support of its 2014 corporate sponsors and announces open enrollment for the 2015 AAWC Corporate Sponsorship Program. This year's AAWC Corporate Sponsors include: 3M Skin and Wound Care, KCI Medical, Molnlycke Health Care US LLC, Organogenesis, Smith & Nephew, and Smith & Nephew Biotherapeutics. Corporate support is paramount to sustaining...

2014-09-15 23:11:30

PracticeLink to host physician job fair in Chapel Hill to connect recruiters with providers. Chapel Hill, NC (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 More than 30 million additional Americans have access to health insurance due to the Affordable Care Act. This fact begs the question “are there enough physicians to see them all?” As health care reform and an aging population create a demand for doctors that far exceeds the supply, health care organizations are trying to stay on top of the...

2014-09-15 23:07:04

World’s first Apple HealthKit Lab Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 MentorMate (http://www.MentorMate.com) announced today that it is launching a fully focused vertical in health care with a focus on mobile strategy for Digital Health, Big Data, Pharma and Medical Devices. Located in the heart of Medical Alley with brands like Medtronic, Mayo Clinic and United Health Group, MentorMate is responding to the need for a center point dedicated to health care innovation and strategy...

2014-09-15 23:06:22

Move extends company's clinical, real-world research and health outcomes capabilities New York, NY (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 Kantar Health, a leading global healthcare consulting firm, has acquired Evidências, an industry leader in evidence-based, health management services in Brazil. Known for its strong scientific reputation, Evidências works with all segments of the Brazilian healthcare market, including health insurers, government bodies, hospitals and providers, and...

2014-09-15 08:29:24

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - HealthQx, a company that analyzes big data to uncover the best healthcare values in terms of quality and efficiency, today announced a strategic partnership with the Healthcare Incentives Improvement Institute (HCI(3)), an industry leader in the shift from fee-for-service healthcare to value-based payments. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130918/NY81827LOGO HealthQx will imbed HCI(3)'s ECR Analytics® and PROMETHEUS...

2014-09-15 08:28:43

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. and PENSACOLA, Fla., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Blue and Baptist Health Care (BHC) Corporation announce the execution of an accountable care agreement that aims to improve the quality and efficiency of patient care in northwest Florida. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120904/MM67207LOGO Through this arrangement, the organizations plan to improve the patient experience by enhancing the coordination of care between BHC and Florida Blue. Built...


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