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2014-01-29 08:30:28

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Geneia Institute and Villanova University College of Nursing today announced a new, co-provided program to educate nurses and social workers to become effective care coordinators. Care coordinators - clinicians who work closely with the patient and their health care team to increase patient satisfaction, improve health outcomes, and control costs - are in demand more than ever as the number of accountable care organizations (ACOs)...

2014-01-22 08:29:50

Merger Combines Boyd & Nicholas Inc., A Leading Cost Report Team, with Simione's Full Complement of Healthy Business Solutions HAMDEN, Conn., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simione Healthcare Consultants, a leading national consulting firm in home health and hospice care, announces the acquisition of Boyd & Nicholas, Inc., a Sonoma County, California-based consulting firm co-founded by Thomas E. Boyd and Thomas Nicholas in 1993. (Logo:...

2014-01-16 23:28:45

Hospice Foundation's "Road to Hope" documentary will explore the unique challenges of orphaned children after caring for their dying parents in poverty-stricken areas of Sub-Saharan Africa. With more than 60 hours of footage shot in Uganda, Kenya and South Sudan, the film will be edited by University of Notre Dame Film, Television & Theatre Professor Ted Mandell, who edited and co-directed the award-winning short documentary "Okuyamba." (PRWEB) January 16, 2014...

2014-01-13 23:24:45

Improving the quality of living matters to everyone, but perhaps most to those who are facing the challenges of a life-limiting illness such as Center for Hospice Care patient Jennifer Dalkowski, who had one wish before dying - to meet Jeff Gordon. Stories like these are made possible through support from Hospice Foundation's Annual Appeal. (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 Jennifer Dalkowski knew she was dying. “Before I die, I want to meet Jeff Gordon,” she said smiling. With that, the...

2013-12-12 23:27:07

Halcyon Acquires Infinity Hospice Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Halcyon announces the completion of their first hospice acquisition in South Carolina. The acquired company is Infinity Hospice located in Aiken, SC. Halcyon was formed in 2010 by Dan Kohl, Jack Draughon and Health Evolution Partners (HEP), to build the leading hospice in the Southeastern U.S. Halcyon currently serves fifty-five counties in the state of Georgia. Infinity Hospice marks Halcyon’s entrance into South...

2013-12-12 23:21:16

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Structure of UK healthcare services. London (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Synopsis This report summaries the structure of the UK’s healthcare services. its current state, its drivers and its evolution. This overview of the market is intended for those considering this market for the first time and those who have experience of this sector. Summary This report provides a detailed overview of the structure of the UK healthcare...

2013-12-07 23:01:24

Nursing Success TV is designed to inform and inspire nurses with insights, advice and personal stories from their peers. Nursing Success TV acknowledges and celebrates the amazing contributions of America's 3-million nursing professionals. Hunt Valley, Maryland (PRWEB) December 07, 2013 Numbering over 3-million in the U.S., nurses comprise the health industry’s largest caregiver population. Their work is demanding, challenging and can be as frustrating as it is rewarding....

2013-12-05 23:31:56

Pat Curtis is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession. Garden City, NY (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 National Association of Professional Women honors Pat Curtis as a 2013/2014 Professional Woman of the Year for leadership in healthcare with this prestigious distinction. As the largest, most-recognized organization of women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of...

2013-11-26 23:01:34

Donors to Pathways Hospice raised more than $40,000 to meet a challenge grant. Offered by a small group of private individuals, the monies raised through the challenge grant will support Pathways’ hospice care for the San Francsico Bay Area community. Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Donors to Pathways Hospice raised more than $40,000 to meet a challenge grant announced at the 23rd Annual One from the Heart Awards Breakfast on October 10, 2013. Offered by a small group...

2013-11-21 23:31:21

Market Intelligence Product Now Features Integrated Influence Information, Giving Hospice Providers Greater Insight into Patient Flow Louisville, Kentucky (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Deyta, LLC, today introduced its integrated Hospice Influence Networks, a powerful Market Intelligence feature that gives hospices more insight into physicians who have the greatest ability to influence patient referrals. Hospice Influence Networks, an offering from Health Market Science, identifies physicians...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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