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2014-07-31 08:35:25

CHAPEL HILL, N.C., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Marilyn DeLuca and Dr. Charles Ok Pannenborg are the two newest members of IntraHealth International's Board of Directors. Together, DeLuca and Pannenborg bring decades of combined experience in health care practice, health systems, and long-range strategic policy. "This is an exciting time in terms of IntraHealth's mission and future," DeLuca says. "I hope to bring technical expertise in global health and help develop...

2014-06-26 12:26:24

ARLINGTON, Va., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) announces the publication of the ASTHO State Profile of Public Health, Volume 3, which is a comprehensive source of information about state public health agency activities, structure, and resources. First published in 2007, the profile aims to define the scope of state public health services, identify variations in practice among state public health agencies, and...

2014-06-19 23:20:10

The freestanding rehabilitation hospital will serve the medical rehabilitation needs of patients in the Kansas City region. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Saint Luke’s Health System, in partnership with Centerre Healthcare Corporation headquartered in Nashville, Tenn., today announced their intent to build a freestanding inpatient rehabilitation hospital in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Pending site selection and certificate of need approval, the new hospital is expected to...

2014-06-19 23:14:46

Dr. Elvira Beracochea, Global Health Leader and CEO of MIDEGO, Inc. is announcing the next Realizing Global Health Teleseminar will be held on June 27th at 1PM Eastern time. Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 MIDEGO is announcing it is making big changes so they can make a bigger impact and help more health professionals improve the health system in their countries. Gandhi said, “Be the change you want to see in the world.” They do believe that and are putting it to work now more than...

2014-04-30 08:33:01

Largest health system in North Texas raises the bar for performance by posting uncensored data based on national-consensus indicators ARLINGTON, Texas, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas Health Resources today threw open a window to give everyone -- employers, physicians, patients and the public -- a transparent, unbiased report of quality and safety performance at all of the health system's wholly-owned hospitals. The "Quality and Safety Report to the Community: A...

2014-03-19 00:22:10

Experts Say Strengthening Health Systems and Improving Service Delivery Are Crucial Investments for Solving Health Crises WASHINGTON, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Strengthening the health systems that provide health products and care is the most critical investment in global health, according to international survey results released today by leading global health organizations, PSI and PATH, as well as Devex, the global development media brand....

2014-01-07 12:28:21

Clinical Services, Research and Education Greatly Enhanced by New Collaborations for CHI, St. Luke's, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Heart Institute HOUSTON, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Three of the region's leading medical institutions - Baylor College of Medicine, CHI St. Luke's Health and the Texas Heart® Institute - have significantly expanded and enhanced their long-standing educational, clinical and research affiliations in conjunction with Englewood, Colo.-based...


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