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2014-10-16 12:29:49

PLANTATION, Fla., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Solstice is excited to announce that it has received Health Utilization Management (HUM) Re-Accreditation from URAC, a Washington DC-based healthcare accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the healthcare industry. URAC offers a wide range of quality benchmarking programs and services that keep pace with the rapid changes in the healthcare system, and provide a symbol of excellence for organizations to validate...

2014-08-18 23:03:09

MarketOptimizer.org adds “CountryFocus Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape – Poland” to its store. The pharmaceutical market had decreased from $8.8 billion in 2011 to $7.1 billion in 2012. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Factors such as the growing elderly population, increasing availability of affordable medicines, and transparent regulatory guidelines will provide the necessary impetus for the growth of the Polish pharmaceutical market, but a decrease in...

2014-07-03 23:00:31

The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System (VAHCS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Cory Price as Assistant Director effective June 29, 2014. In this key position, Mr. Price will have direct leadership oversight of several key services across the healthcare system to include Logistics, Nutrition and Food Service, Police, Prosthetics and Sensory Aids, and Voluntary Service. Bay Pines, FL (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System (VAHCS) is pleased to announce the...

2014-06-24 12:28:03

Dr. David Naylor named head of federal advisory panel that will explore how the Government of Canada can foster innovation, improve patient care and sustainability of the healthcare system TORONTO, June 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Health Minister Rona Ambrose today officially launched her new Advisory Panel on Healthcare Innovation. The Minister named Dr. David Naylor to chair the panel, which is made up of prominent Canadians from across the country providing a range of perspectives...

2014-06-12 12:21:04

FORT KNOX, Ky., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After a 20 year journey as a civilian emergency room doctor, one woman has found it was her enlistment in the U.S. Army Reserve and a recent deployment that has given her a newfound appreciation for advances in her field and the Army healthcare system as a whole. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140611/117049 Dr. Rachel Kaiser is the middle member of a third generation military family, spanning three different branches....

2014-05-27 12:31:05

President and CEO of St. Joseph's Healthcare System Honored by ACHE-NJ PATERSON, N.J., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- William A. McDonald, President and Chief Executive Officer at St. Joseph's Healthcare System, has been selected to receive the prestigious American College of Healthcare Executives-NJ 2014 Distinguished Service Award. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140521/90094 ACHE-NJ presents this award each year in recognition of the personal and professional contributions...

2014-05-13 08:32:26

National EMS Week, May 18-24, recognizes and honors the hundreds of thousands of emergency medical services (EMS) practitioners around the country. CLINTON, Mass., May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- National EMS Week, May 18-24, recognizes and honors the hundreds of thousands of emergency medical services (EMS) practitioners around the country. Now in its 40th year of celebration, EMS Week is a time for national appreciation of the daily life-saving service that EMS practitioners provide...

2014-04-22 08:40:19

Visionary Alexandria Summit drives innovation and collaboration at Alexandria's urban science and technology campus in New York City NEW YORK, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE: ARE), an approximately $9 billion total market capitalization real estate investment trust uniquely focused on clustering Class A assets in urban science and technology campuses located in the heart of centers of innovation, announced that the Alexandria Summit on...

2014-02-24 23:04:41

Creation of a New Patient Experience Council and Call for Volunteers Reston, VA (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 The Sullivan Institute for Healthcare Innovation, in partnership with the Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI), today announced the creation of the Patient Experience Council. Following up on the patient engagement recommendations contained in the 2013 WEDI Report, the purpose of this Council is to provide a forum for consumers to offer guidance to the healthcare industry...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.