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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...

2014-09-25 23:07:21

Vendors and health plans continue to make progress, although testing and other tasks are being pushed to 2015; providers show lack of progress from Oct. 2013 survey Reston, VA (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI), the nation’s leading nonprofit authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange, announced the release of its findings from its August 2014 ICD-10 Industry Readiness Survey. The latest survey...

2014-09-25 23:01:06

The Veterans Affairs (VA) Maryland Health Care System’s Mental Health Opioid Agonist Treatment Program has earned certification from The Joint Commission. By demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission‘s national standards for Mental Health Opioid Agonist Treatment, the VA Maryland Health Care System has earned continued accreditation, which is The Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval™. (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 The Veterans Affairs (VA) Maryland Health Care System’s...

2014-09-25 16:26:20

Blue Shield's Delayed Enrollment in Affordable Care Act Plans and Customer Service Practices Also Violate California Law SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer advocates filed two separate lawsuits against Cigna and Blue Shield of California for misrepresenting their physician and hospital networks in order to boost sales during the Affordable Care Act's 'open enrollment period' that ended on March 31. "Blue Shield and Cigna lied to patients about the most...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.