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2014-06-11 23:07:41

Social Security Disability and Medicare Advocacy Firm Seeks to Increase Client Knowledge of Men’s Health Concerns and Disability Statistics Wakefield, MA (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 THE ADVOCATOR GROUP, LLC—The Advocator Group, LLC is proud to support Men’s Health Month in June. Men represent approximately 42% of The Advocator Group’s client base, many of whom contend with disabling conditions related to men’s health issues. The Advocator Group is committed to providing education and...

2014-06-11 23:04:32

Miles & Peters attorneys and staff add to Husch Blackwell’s Denver and Phoenix presence. DENVER and PHOENIX (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Effective June 30, 2014, six attorneys and several staff members from Miles & Peters, P.C., will join Husch Blackwell LLP. Founded in 1980, Denver-based Miles & Peters focuses on health law matters and is especially well known for its work with post-acute providers, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and physician groups. With the addition of...

2014-06-10 23:08:01

Most insurers expected to offer private single-insurer exchanges by the end of 2016, according to an Array Health survey Seattle (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Array Health, a leading provider of private health insurance exchange technology, today released a report which reveals consumer-focused shopping and enrollment is the most valuable capability for a successful private exchange, according to opinions of healthcare industry professionals. The results, collected May 2014, indicate continued...

2014-06-10 23:07:00

Operators in the TENS Machine Manufacturing industry were dealt a significant blow after the 2012 Medicare decision to eliminate coverage of industry devices; consequently, industry growth has slowed and is expected to remain subdued over the next five years. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the TENS Machine Manufacturing industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Manufacturers of transcutaneous...

2014-06-10 12:29:59

LONDON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With all eyes on Brazil and the FIFA World Cup scheduled to kick off in a matter of days, tens of millions of spectators around the world will get a glimpse of life in this fabled country, famous for its football, samba, carnivals and of course as one of the BRIC countries. Brazil, or to give it its correct name, the Federative Republic of Brazil, is the largest country in both South America and the Latin American region. It is the...

2014-06-10 12:29:26

WILMINGTON, Delaware, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MedicalBillersandCoders.com has been catering to the increasing demands of billing professionals in Ohio for transition concerns about Bundled Payments. MBC has been helping healthcare practices understand the intricacies of this new payment model that is all set to replace the traditional pay-for-service. As part of the Bundled Payment for Care Improvement initiative, four bundled payment models have been proposed by...

2014-06-10 08:31:29

New Research Finds Patient Shift from Physicians' Community Cancer Clinics to Hospitals Increases Cost of Cancer Care WASHINGTON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Berkeley Research Group (BRG) released a new study sponsored by the Community Oncology Alliance (COA) on the cost of cancer treatment. The study found that two independent trends, acting in combination, are currently resulting in increased Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) chemotherapy payments. These results reinforce similar...

2014-06-10 08:30:38

Northwest Nursing Center Shows Census Growth, Improved Patient Mix, Demonstrating Initial Success of AdCare's Strategic Plan to Improve Facility-Level Operations ATLANTA, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ADK), (NYSE MKT: ADK.PRA) a leading long-term care provider, today reported that as part of the Company's strategic plan to improve facility level operations, the Northwest Nursing Center facility in Oklahoma City has achieved significant...

2014-06-09 23:09:49

In an upcoming webinar from Atlantic Information Services, participants will learn the pros and cons of different ancillary products and different strategies for selling them on private insurance exchanges. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 As private exchanges become fully integrated as a popular distribution channel for health insurance, they also are becoming staging platforms for insurers to sell a wide range of ancillary products — dental, vision, short- and long-term...

2014-06-09 16:25:25

Five Star Rating Analysis to be presented at Academy Health 2014 Annual Research Meeting BOWIE, Md., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovalon, Inc., a leading technology company providing advanced cloud-based analytics and data-driven solutions to the healthcare industry, will present results of a study "Predicting Future CMS Five Star Rating Thresholds: Analytical Insights from 2008-2014 Trend Data" at the Academy Health 2014 Annual Research Meeting June 8-10 in San Diego, California....


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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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