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2014-09-30 08:32:16

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a first-of-its-kind arrangement, agents and brokers throughout Minnesota now have access to the state's two top health plans on Bloom Health's Private Exchange Platform® solution. Agents and brokers now can offer employers with more than 50 employees benefits that fit an employee's personal and family needs in an online or licensed telephonic, jargon-free environment. Medica's My Plan by Medica and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota's...

2014-09-30 00:21:32

HIM technology and services leader offers key HIM events and demonstrates technology enhancements SAN DIEGO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Precyse, an industry leader in Health Information Management (HIM) Performance Management services and technologies, invites AHIMA 2014 show attendees to visit booth #1617 and see how it is driving the power of information with the only HFMA Peer Reviewed HIM Technology and Services Suite. Attendees will experience live demonstrations of the...

2014-09-29 23:13:28

Denise Cicchella addresses crowd about Healthcare Fraud in 2013 and creative billing schemes that they should be including in their reviews. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 Denise Cicchella, Auspicium CEO, was honored to be asked to speak at the 2014 Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors (AHIA) conference this year. Founded in 1981, the Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors (AHIA) is a network of experienced healthcare internal auditing professionals who come...

2014-09-29 23:00:48

COMFORCE to Exhibit at the 86th AHIMA Convention and Exhibit in San Diego, CA Atlanta, Georgia (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 COMFORCE is exhibiting at the 2014 American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Conference and Exhibit. This is AHIMA’s 86th Conference and Exhibit and will be held from September 27 – October 2, 2014 at the San Diego Convention Center. COMFORCE has been involved with this national organization for multiple years. Following the 2014 AHIMA theme,...

2014-09-29 16:26:26

FT. MYERS, Fla., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NeoGenomics, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEO), a leading provider of cancer-focused genetic testing services, announced today the appointment of Robert Shovlin as Chief Operating Officer. This appointment will be effective as of Mr. Shovlin's expected start date of October 13, 2014. From 2012 until the present, Mr. Shovlin served as Chief Development Officer for Bostwick Laboratories, a leading provider of Anatomic Pathology testing services...

2014-09-29 08:32:20

CHICAGO, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), the nation's largest customer-owned health insurer, today announced that Robert Imes will join the company as vice president for health care policy in Washington D.C. Imes joined HCSC on September 29, 2014 reporting to Theresa Doyle, divisional senior vice president and chief government relations officer, HCSC. In his new role, Imes is responsible for supporting HCSC's public policy, legislative affairs...

2014-09-28 08:21:22

HIM technology and services leader to present best practice strategies that transform ICD-10 challenges into success for staff, physicians and healthcare facilities SAN DIEGO, Sept. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Precyse, the industry leader in health information management (HIM) technologies and services, announces its lineup of speakers and events at the 86(th) Annual American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Convention and Exhibit, September 27 through October 2, 2014....

2014-09-26 23:07:47

FileHold Systems Inc., http://www.filehold.com, the manufacturer of feature rich, enterprise grade but affordable document management software, announces that it will be exhibiting at the 2014 Annual Meeting and Exposition for the National Association for Home Care and Hospice association being held in Phoenix, Arizona, at the Phoenix Convention Center on October 19-22, 2014. Burnaby, BC (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 FileHold Systems Inc., the manufacturer of feature rich, enterprise grade...

2014-09-26 23:03:25

Law will bring increased accountability, transparency to dental insurance plans in California Sacramento, Calif. (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 Gov. Jerry Brown has signed CDA-sponsored legislation into law that will bring increased accountability and transparency to dental insurance plans in California. Assembly Bill 1962, authored by Assemblymember Nancy Skinner (D-Berkeley), establishes standardized requirements for dental plans to disclose how they spend patient premium dollars and puts...

2014-09-26 12:24:48

Office Offers Full-Range of Dental and Orthodontic Services HOUSTON, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brident Dental & Orthodontics expanded its operations in the Houston area with the opening of its new office at 8201 W. Sam Houston Parkway. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140818/137082 "We are pleased to be expanding in the Houston area," said Dr. Mostafa Madani, Managing Dentist for the new office. "Brident's flexible payment options, same-day scheduling and bilingual...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'