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2014-07-18 23:03:54

Top specialist now part of a comprehensive network of physicians. Latest acquisition to expand health care options for Hudson County residents. Hudson County, NJ (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 CarePoint Health is proud to announce that a leading specialist in Nephrology and Internal Medicine, Dr. James Pritsiolas, has joined our network, CarePoint Health Medical Group. Our system welcomes Dr. Pritsiolas to the community. Hundreds of highly skilled and experienced physicians comprise CarePoint...

2014-07-18 12:24:48

NEW YORK, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Formation Capital, a healthcare focused private investment firm, together with Safanad Limited, a global principal investment firm, today announced the acquisition of fourteen skilled nursing facilities in the mid-Atlantic region for approximately $150 million. The portfolio is comprised of 1,658 beds with eleven facilities in Virginia, two in Maryland and one in Pennsylvania, and is operated by Consulate Health Care, the sixth largest provider...

2014-07-18 08:24:58

Self-pay patients are able to pay for healthcare through Galen.me, an online service that promises full payment to doctors within five business days CHEYENNE, Wyo., July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new service aimed at simplifying the way doctors are paid for providing medical care is now inviting healthcare providers to sign up. This service, called Galen.me, provides an integrated technology platform that allows medical professionals to register and list their services for...

2014-07-18 08:24:38

Castlight Health Conducts First-of-Its-Kind Analysis of The Leapfrog Hospital Survey's Safety and Quality Data, Examining Factors Such As Medication Errors, Maternity Care and High-Risk Surgeries WASHINGTON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Leapfrog Group (Leapfrog) today issued the Results of 2013 Leapfrog Hospital Survey, an in-depth examination of seven key areas of hospital quality and safety: medication errors, maternity care, high-risk surgeries, Intensive Care Unit (ICU)...

2014-07-17 23:11:33

Tealwood Senior Living, leading providers of long-term skilled nursing care, short-term rehabilitation solutions, independent and assisted living has selected WoundRounds® to automate its wound care management and risk prevention. Schaumburg, IL (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Tealwood Senior Living, leading providers of long-term skilled nursing care, short-term rehabilitation solutions, independent and assisted living has selected WoundRounds® to automate its wound care management and...

2014-07-17 23:09:13

WoundEducators.com is proud to receive endorsement from The ABWM Foundation for the WoundEducators.com wound care certification courses. Great River, NY (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 WoundEducators.com, LLC, a leading online educational company committed to promoting the practice of evidence-based wound management, is proud to receive endorsement from The ABWM Foundation for the WoundEducators.com wound care certification courses. This esteemed recognition is a result of a thorough and...

2014-07-17 23:07:49

"Lung Talk," the new patient-centered educational video series, will support the reduction of repeat hospitalizations related to COPD, improve the quality of life for patients with COPD and encourage better disease self-management. Wethersfield, Conn. (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Qualidigm, the mission-driven national health care consulting company in Wethersfield, Conn, plans to launch patient and healthcare provider educational materials on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...

2014-07-17 23:02:09

Top pediatrician now part of a comprehensive network of physicians. Latest acquisition to expand health care options for Hudson County residents. Hudson County, NJ (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 CarePoint Health is proud to announce that a leading pediatric physician, Dr. Jose Texidor, has joined our network, CarePoint Health Medical Group. Our system welcomes Dr. Texidor to the community. Hundreds of highly skilled and experienced physicians comprise CarePoint Health Medical Group, a...

2014-07-17 12:29:45

Issues recommendations to broaden use HIGHLAND, Md., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Increasingly, US adults turn to the Internet for health information, but few use or fully understand the quality of care information they receive. The JKTG Foundation commissioned a team of Harvard health communication experts, led by K. Viswanath, PhD, to summarize why and recommend how the use and understandability of quality measures can be improved. The paper, "Communication and Quality of Care:...

2014-07-17 12:29:34

First three-year agreement for this category is indicative of growing demand for electronic hand hygiene monitoring systems among U.S. hospitals CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DebMed has been awarded a group purchasing agreement in the Hand Hygiene Monitoring Systems category with Premier, Inc. Effective October 1, 2014, the new three-year agreement allows healthcare organizations that are Premier members access to the DebMed Group Monitoring System(TM) (GMS). The DebMed GMS...


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