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2014-09-09 12:29:21

Edgewood Health Network to provide high-quality care Canada-wide TORONTO, Sept. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Bellwood Health Services (Bellwood) and Edgewood Treatment Centre (Edgewood) have joined together to form Canada's largest single provider of adult addiction and mental health treatment under the Edgewood Health Network (EHN). A truly national option, EHN combines two world-class mental health and addiction centres and their outpatient offices to deliver a standardized, premium level of...

2014-09-09 12:28:53

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In recognition of National Aging Month, the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) has released resources on the benefit and patient value of treatments aimed at three major disease areas specific to the aging population: cataracts, osteoarthritis and diabetes. These resources can be found at http://www.lifechanginginnovation.org/get-facts. Cataracts Key Facts: -- Cataracts affect 24.5 million Americans, and the prevalence of the...

2014-09-09 12:28:37

Effective Restructuring Includes Advancing a National Health Workforce Policy WASHINGTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Academic Health Centers (AAHC) urges policymakers to advance discussion of proposed graduate medical education (GME) reforms within the context of a comprehensive, integrated, and strategic national health workforce policy. "It is essential that graduate medical education reforms be considered as part of a national health workforce policy, not...

2014-09-09 08:32:28

Ten Canadian Teams Join IHI Triple Aim Collaborative OTTAWA, Sept. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement today announced a new cohort of Canadian teams participating in the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Better Health and Lower Costs for Patients with Complex Needs: An IHI Triple Aim Collaborative. Over 12 months, the teams will transform how their organizations care for patients living with complex health needs so patients experience better care...

2014-09-09 08:31:06

Funds from 2nd Annual "Apps Save Lives" Golf Tournament to support expanded global mission READING, Mass., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health eVillages, a program founded by Donato Tramuto and Physicians Interactive in partnership with the not-for-profit Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights (RFK Center), raised nearly $50,000 at its Second Annual "Apps Save Lives" Golf Tournament in New Jersey. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140220/MM69228LOGO The...

2014-09-09 08:30:12

DUBLIN, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Home Healthcare Market - Forecast to 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Home Healthcare refers to providing help and care service by medical devices at home. Home healthcare market is categorized into two major segments such as home healthcare equipment market and home healthcare service market. Home healthcare equipment market is further...

2014-09-08 23:07:37

New financing led by DFJ supports expansion of engineering team to accelerate product development in response to growing market demand Boston, MA and Menlo Park, CA (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Wellframe, a Boston-based company that combines mobile technology and artificial intelligence to amplify caring clinical relationships by engaging patients in personalized care plans, announced today that the organization has closed on $8.5 million in financing, led by DFJ, with participation from...

2014-09-08 16:24:45

DUBLIN, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Health Information Exchange Global Market - Forecast to 2020" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Health Information Exchange (HIE) is the electronic movement of health related information among organizations as per the certain set of standards in order to achieve meaningful use requirements. The healthcare organizations are adopting HIE to facilitate the...

2014-09-08 12:29:41

A Pair of Major Deals Will Build New Ties Between the State's Largest Metro Areas and Will Likely Widen the Scope of Accountable Care, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that two planned mergers between health system in Phoenix and Tucson could lead to greater competition and healthcare delivery networks that cover a broader geographic area within Arizona. Banner Health plans to merge with...

2014-09-08 12:28:54

ReportsnReports.com offers Global Advanced Wound Care Market 2014-2018 market research report in its store. DALLAS, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- One of the major emerging market trends is the increase in demand for combination dressings to effectively heal wounds. Such dressings blend the physical and chemical properties of two or more types of dressing products, thus providing optimal functionality of the products. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140905/143463 According...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
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