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2014-08-21 12:29:36

Despite Cost and Coverage Constraints, Physicians Manage to Prescribe LABA and LAMA Regimens in Combination for COPD, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that, for the treatment of COPD, physicians in Brazil and Mexico manage to follow clinical guidelines and commonly prescribe long-acting beta-agonist (LABA)- and long-acting muscarinic antagonist (LAMA)- containing regimens, although they do so...

2014-08-21 12:29:34

Indicators of Public Health are Steadily Improving MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Equatorial Guinea's infant mortality rate has decreased from 111 in 1994 to 65 per one thousand in 2011, said the country's Health Secretary of State, Maria del Carmen Andeme Ela. She also reported that the percentage of pregnant women receiving prenatal care from skilled health personnel has increase from 61% in 2000 to 91.3% this year. Secretary of State Andeme...

2014-08-21 08:29:10

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Armada Health Care (Armada), the nation's largest specialty pharmacy group purchasing organization (GPO), is pleased to announce an agreement with Aurora Health Care (Aurora) to collaborate on a host of innovative specialty pharmacy patient program offerings. The new relationship will help Aurora deliver enhanced therapy management services to specialty patients via Armada's proprietary ReachRx Online Therapy Management (OTM) system....

2014-08-20 23:12:47

Wisconsin Health System joins Explorys network to support population health initiatives. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Explorys, the leader in big data-driven healthcare transformation, today announced that Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network, a Wisconsin regional academic medical center and health network, has joined the Explorys Network to enable clinical integration initiatives. Froedtert & the Medical College health network includes three...

2014-08-20 23:02:36

Providers to Enhance Population Health with MEDSEEK Technology Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 ASPA (Arizona State Physicians Association), one of the oldest and largest Independent Physician Associations in the country, has selected MEDSEEK Navigate for their care management technology to help pinpoint at-risk patients and engage them in their health. When researching a population health solution, top concerns for ASPA included data integration, full care management...

2014-08-20 16:25:05

DETROIT, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Post Hospitalist Company, General Medicine, P.C. recently achieved another milestone. They are now contracted with 9 of the top 10 managed care companies in the U.S. and continues on a path of steady growth during the 3rd quarter of 2014. General Medicine is the nation's leading provider of specialized post-hospitalist medical care services to managed care organizations, Medicare-Medicaid dual eligible programs, Medicare Advantage Plans, accountable...

2014-08-20 08:28:38

One of the leading revenue cycle management companies offers providers comprehensive ICD-10 training WAYNE, Pa. and ALPHARETTA, Ga., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Precyse and HealthStream are teaming with TriZetto Corporation's Provider Solutions business unit to offer a unique and comprehensive ICD-10 education solution that is delivered exclusively through HealthStream's workforce development platform. TriZetto's more than 240,000 healthcare provider clients now have the opportunity to join...

2014-08-19 12:29:00

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Net Health, the leader in software solutions for specialized outpatient care, has been selected as one of Modern Healthcare's Best Places to Work in Healthcare for the year 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140813/135790 "We're very proud of our corporate culture," said Net Health CEO, Anthony Sanzo. "It is an honor to be named to this list, as it affirms our passion for creating a work environment where our employees can...

2014-08-19 08:30:46

Reform Driven Solution Provides Real-Time Transparency, Accountability and Minimizes Provider Risk for Patient Healthcare CHICAGO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caremerge LLC, a revolutionary communication and care coordination platform for the senior care industry, announced today a new partnership with Aver Informatics that will bring the industry's first end-to-end turn-key solution for the bundled payment care initiative for long term care providers. Aver Informatics is a bundled payment...

2014-08-19 08:30:08

More than 80 procedures and conditions now available; goal is 80% coverage of all costs of care by 2015 NEWTOWN, Conn., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new milestone toward health care payment and delivery reform has been reached with the release of more than 80 Evidence-informed Case Rate (ECR®) definitions from the non-profit Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute(TM), Inc. (HCI(3)). An ECR is an entire episode of care that includes all covered services across all providers...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.