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2014-10-08 23:01:47

Chief Medical Officer of Intellicure, Caroline Fife, MD, to discuss health care reform and quality measures at upcoming SAWC Conference in Las Vegas. The Woodlands, Texas (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Caroline Fife, MD, will be headlining two continuing education sessions at the upcoming Symposium on Advanced Wound Care in Las Vegas October 16-18, 2014. One session sure to draw a crowd focuses on recent health care reform changes and how they will affect wound care physicians and centers....

2014-10-08 16:26:27

CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MEDcare Urgent Care Centers, an independently-owned, physician-directed urgent care provider in South Carolina, is proud to announce all Blue Cross Blue Shield health plans are accepted in every MEDcare clinic across the state. "Over the past 120 days, citizens, municipalities, business owners, mayors and political leaders, union workers, the SCMA and healthcare providers have stood side-by-side with MEDcare in our fight to...

2014-10-08 16:26:18

DALLAS, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Axxess, an industry leader in home health management software, will present at the "Care Revolution" conference to be held Oct. 15 in Anaheim, Calif. The company is also a sponsor of this event, which will be attended by professionals from home health, hospice, private duty, assisted living, senior living, residential care facilities and non-medical home care. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141008/151052 "Health care providers are challenged to...

2014-10-08 16:26:16

MONTREAL, Oct. 8, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Praise for RelayHealth, McKesson Canada's proven web-based solution for electronic health records, continues with a new recognition to add to its growing list of kudos. The Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness Personal Health Records project, which is powered by RelayHealth, was awarded second place in the 2014 Canada Health Infoway Accelerate Challenge in mid-September for its impressive growth in patient adoption. The Personal Health...

2014-10-08 12:29:09

- New co-developed initiative will work with health systems to inspire and facilitate the adoption and use of next-generation technologies - CHICAGO, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and AVIA announced HX360(TM), a new co-developed initiative. HX360 was created to improve the way that health care is delivered by both inspiring and facilitating the adoption and use of next generation (non-EHR Platform) technologies by...

2014-10-08 12:28:30

One of Nation's Top Academic Medical Centers to Leverage StrataJazz(TM) Decision Support to Better Manage Cost and Improve Value CHICAGO, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Strata Decision Technology (Strata Decision), a pioneer and leader in the development of innovative software tools for financial analytics, business intelligence and decision support in the U.S. healthcare market, announced today that University of Virginia Health System (UVA Health System) has selected StrataJazz® for...

2014-10-08 08:27:36

- Inaugural Healthcare Advisory Council Meeting held in Washington, DC - PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading physicians and healthcare executives recently convened to discuss leveraging big data across the healthcare industry to improve standards of care at the first-annual STG Healthcare Advisory Council meeting. The two-day event, titled "Delivering on the Promise of Big Data in Healthcare," brought together international industry leaders who have used big data when...

2014-10-07 23:11:49

Decosimo announces that Healthcare Principal David Cranford and Amanda Busby, co-founder of Anderson Busby PLLC in Knoxville, will be featured as co-presenters during the14th Annual Health Law Primer, which is being hosted by the Tennessee Bar Association. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 Decosimo, a Top 100 accounting and business advisory firm, announced that Healthcare Principal David Cranford and Amanda Busby, co-founder of Anderson Busby PLLC in Knoxville, will be featured...

2014-10-07 23:02:16

From simple medical procedures to enriching cultural experiences and uncommon indulgences, the globally recognized medical tourism firm, VisitandCare.com, is changing the way Americans obtain medical care. The company reports that American patients traveling to Mexico has increased by more than 40 percent since 2012. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 From simple medical procedures to enriching cultural experiences and uncommon indulgences, the globally recognized medical tourism firm,...

2014-10-07 23:01:12

Donation made on behalf of Daniel Kane, president of the CarePoint Health Foundation and chairman of the board at Bayonne Medical Center. (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 Leaders from CarePoint Health presented the ALS Association with a check for $15,000 on October 1, 2014, at Bayonne Medical Center. The donation was part of CarePoint Health’s participation in the Ice Bucket Challenge, where 150 CarePoint Health employees gathered to raise money and awareness for the ALS Association. The Ice...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.