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2014-10-21 20:24:10

Parrish Medical Center Named Recipient of 2014 LEAP Award CHICAGO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Strata Decision Technology (Strata Decision) today announced the start of the 2014 Strata Decision Summit, hosting over 400 attendees from the Company's client base of 170 healthcare delivery systems and 1,000 hospitals across the U.S. Strata Decision provides a cloud-based financial analytics and performance platform that is leveraged for financial planning, decision support and continuous cost...

2014-10-21 16:31:48

(All amounts in U.S. dollars. Per share information based on diluted shares outstanding unless otherwise noted.) TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. Third Quarter 2014 Highlights -- Revenue: $1.423 billion, within the range of our guidance of $1.40 to $1.50 billion (announced July 24,...

2014-10-21 16:28:43

Agreement enables Dental Health Management Solutions to resell the eRelevance service. AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- eRelevance Corporation (www.erelevancecorp.com), announced today that it has entered into a reseller agreement with Dental Health Management Solutions (DHMS). DHMS will offer the eRelevance progressive patient engagement service to their network of dental providers. "Our service will help DHMS's network of dental providers build stronger relationships...

2014-10-21 16:28:11

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 The following statement was issued today by C. Duane Dauner, President/CEO of the California Hospital Association, Tricia Hunter, Executive Director of the American Nurses Association-California, and Pat McFarland, CEO of the Association of California Nurse Leaders: "The California Hospital Association, the Association of California Nurse Leaders, American Nurses Association-California, and other professional health care organizations, are working to...

2014-10-21 12:32:30

MARIETTA, Ga., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), the leading regenerative medicine company utilizing human amniotic tissue and patent-protected processes to develop and market advanced products and therapies for the Wound Care, Surgical, Orthopedic, Spinal, Sports Medicine, Ophthalmic and Dental sectors of healthcare, issued an update on its outstanding patent litigations. MiMedx has repeatedly stated that it will vigorously defend and enforce its patent...

2014-10-21 08:35:38

ATLANTA, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Philips Respironics, a division of Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), will showcase "The ANSWER," a comprehensive business transformation process that connects product, technology and workflow innovations for both sleep and respiratory care management, at Medtrade Fall in Atlanta from October 20 - 23, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140219/NE67640LOGO-b At a time when challenges in the sleep market have raised more questions than...

2014-10-21 08:34:02

SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health systems throughout the United States are tackling the daunting challenge of improving quality and reducing cost by redesigning care along service lines and applying evidence-based best practices to key decision points in the care process. But many of these organizations encounter a significant roadblock: the fact that the current system of care delivery doesn't really operate systematically....

2014-10-21 08:30:27

New Care Model Enables Provider Organizations to Identify and Address Areas of Suffering to Deliver More Patient-Centered Care BOSTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Press Ganey today released its latest Performance Insights report, "Measuring Patient Needs to Reduce Suffering," presenting a new construct that enables providers to translate patient experience data into categories of unmet patient needs in terms previously not addressed through traditional analysis. The approach, detailed in...

2014-10-20 23:08:01

Bon Secours New York Health System’s Schervier Nursing Care Center, specializing in long-term and rehabilitation care in the Riverdale section of The Bronx, has named Andrea Weaver, RN, Director of Risk Management, Quality Improvement, and Corporate Responsibility. Riverdale, NY (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Bon Secours New York Health System’s Schervier Nursing Care Center, specializing in long-term and rehabilitation care in the Riverdale section of The Bronx, has named Andrea Weaver,...

2014-10-20 23:07:27

Seniorlink Inc., parent company of Caregiver Homes Network, Inc., has acquired the assets of Vayu Technologies from physician executive and entrepreneur Minalkumar Patel MD MPH. Boston, MA and Springfield, NJ (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Seniorlink Inc., parent company of Caregiver Homes Network, Inc., has acquired the assets of Vayu Technologies from physician executive and entrepreneur Minalkumar Patel MD MPH. The Vayu Technologies tele-care management platform is a unique collaboration hub...


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