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2014-10-28 08:35:23

New documentary features Health City Cayman Islands, founded by the man the Wall Street Journal calls the "Henry Ford of Healthcare" GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health City Cayman Islands, a new, high-tech hospital in the Caribbean, is increasingly seen as a model for US health systems struggling to remain profitable in the face of razor-thin margins and declining reimbursement. Less than two hours by air from Miami, the planned 2,000-bed facility...

2014-10-28 08:31:06

New book details Denver Health's Lean transformation as an exemplary approach for removing waste, cutting costs and improving care in healthcare PITTSBURGH, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simpler Consulting, L.P., a Truven Health Analytics Company and leading global management consulting firm, today announced the release of a new book: The Lean Prescription: Powerful Medicine for Our Ailing Healthcare System. The book, co-authored by Simpler Senior Advisor and former Denver Health...

2014-10-28 04:22:32

PARIS, October 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi, a global and diversified healthcare leader, reports results for the third-quarter of 2014. Jerome Contamine, Chief Financial Officer of Sanofi, comments on results and full year guidance. Watch video interview and read transcript: http://www.eurobusinessmedia.com/ceo-direct/sanofi/interview-with-cfo-jerome-contamine-q3-2014-results,2014-10-27,1292?utm_source=ceo-direct&utm_medium=wire Topics covered in...

2014-10-27 23:11:53

d-Wise, the leading life science and healthcare technology consulting and solution provider in helping clients harness data, today announced leadership advancements within its Healthcare Practice. Morrisville, NC (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 To meet the ever-evolving demands of the healthcare landscape, d-Wise has added new talent with vast experience in enterprise healthcare data strategy, warehousing and analytics to their team. Geoffrey Seidel, MD, joins d-Wise as their new Chief Medical...

2014-10-27 23:09:51

GeriJoy announced today two new members of its advisory board: Jennie Chin Hansen, CEO of the American Geriatrics Society (AGS), recent Past President of the 38 million member AARP, and past CEO of On Lok Senior Health Services, and Esther Dyson, leading angel investor and philanthropist. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 Jennie Chin Hansen is CEO of the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) and recent past President of the 38 million member AARP during the US health care reform debate....

2014-10-27 23:07:24

Surgical Review Corporation, an independent, nonprofit organization, has granted the Center of Excellence in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (COEMBS)™ designation to both Victory Medical Center Plano and Mid-Cities. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 Surgical Review Corporation, an independent, nonprofit organization, has granted the Center of Excellence in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (COEMBS)™ designation to both Victory Medical Center Plano and Mid-Cities. The COEMBS™...

2014-10-27 23:04:50

3 Dynamic Keynote Speakers present the positive impacts of High Reliability and Resiliency on Patient Care at the 2014 CALNOC Conference. San Ramon, CA and San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 CALNOC, the nation’s first nurse quality indicators database, kicks off its Reliability & Resiliency: Dynamic Organizations for Dynamic Times Conference at the U.S. Grant Hotel in downtown San Diego. The CALNOC Conference brings together patient care experts in a dynamic exchange to advance...

2014-10-27 23:02:33

Experts from Kaiser Permanente, Optum Financial Services and Evolution1 to provide insights. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 Healthcare Trends Institute will sponsor a webcast and panel discussion to take a close look at one of healthcare’s most talked about topics: engagement. During the HealthChange™ Web Series “Why Are We Still Talking About Engagement? Member Retention or Bust,” webcast panelists will address the engagement and member retention challenges facing health...

2014-10-27 16:27:36

NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PA Consulting Group advances the conversation around improving health in the community by hosting a panel of thought leaders at a health business forum. The panel of leading experts included: -- Chris Steel - Healthcare expert, PA Consulting -- Esther Dyson - Founder of HICCup and Chairman of EDventure Holdings -- Kathryn Bowles RN - VP of Home Care Policy and Research at Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) -- Steve...

2014-10-27 12:30:34

Health eVillages, RFK Center, Physicians Interactive, Healthways, MedHelp, WELVU and MSD Univadis take lead to reach millions worldwide to share knowledge on deadly disease through digital applications READING, Mass., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health eVillages, a program founded by Donato Tramuto and Physicians Interactive (PI) in partnership with the not-for-profit Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights (RFK Center), today announced it is establishing a collaborative...


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