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2014-10-27 12:30:30

senior executives from Reputation.com and Milken Institute join big data healthcare innovator SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MD Insider, a big data healthcare innovator that significantly reduces healthcare costs for employers, announced today that Michael Fertik, founder and CEO of Reputation.com, and Jared Carney, CEO of Lightdale, LLC, have joined the company's Board of Directors. These latest additions to an already impressive team, will provide even more...

2014-10-27 12:26:01

NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kalorama Information says that PCR is demonstrating its worth in the recent Ebola concern in the United States and is the dominant test for the virus. The healthcare market researcher said the FDA's Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) to authorize the emergency use of in vitro diagnostic tests for the detection of the Ebola virus was an indication that the tests sensitivity has proved useful. Kalorama routinely assess the IVD industry and its...

2014-10-27 08:28:26

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meaningful incentive pay for primary care physicians and strong organizational leadership are key requirements for physician organizations to successfully transform from volume to value-based health care programs, according to a survey by ZOLO Healthcare Solutions (www.zolohealth.com). The survey of 10 physician organizations, comprising more than 12,000 physicians in three states found that each organization was moving aggressively toward...

2014-10-27 08:26:36

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EZDoctor (https://ezdoctor.com/) is on a mission to make choosing the right healthcare provider as straightforward and transparent as booking a flight or hotel. The company's latest innovation, EZDoctor Reports (https://ezdoctor.com/doctor/getdoctorreport), provides the most exhaustive physician background reporting of its kind available to consumers, pulling together relevant data and reviews from the entire web. "Patients...

2014-10-25 23:02:40

New name and brand identity reflects expanded vision and innovative approach to healthcare risk management and patient safety HARTFORD, CT (PRWEB) October 25, 2014 Medical Risk Management, LLC, a leading national provider of healthcare risk management and patient safety solutions, today announced that it has changed its name to MRM Group, LLC. The change embraces the commonly-used “MRM” acronym that has gained widespread recognition across the healthcare community, and creates a...

2014-10-25 23:01:10

ReportsnReports.com offers "Healthcare IT Outsourcing Market - By Application [Provider (EHR, RCM, LIMS) Payer (CRM, Claims Management, Fraud Detection, Billing) Life Science (ERP, CTMS, CDMS) Operational (SCM, BPM) & Infrastructure (IMS, Cloud Computing)] & Industry - Global Forecast To 2018" global research report in its store. (PRWEB) October 25, 2014 The global HCIT outsourcing market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 7.6%, to reach $50.4 billion by 2018 from $35...

2014-10-24 16:25:34

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Change Healthcare, the market leader in consumer engagement and cost transparency, has been ranked the 56th overall best place to work in healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine. The industry's leading source of healthcare business and policy news presented the ranking of its 2014 "100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare" at an awards gala in Chicago last night. "At Change Healthcare, our people are the difference. The passion,...

2014-10-24 12:26:38

Six family physicians honored for outstanding contributions to Family Medicine WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Family Physicians announced the recipients of its most prestigious awards this week at its annual meeting. Six family physicians from across the nation were recognized for their outstanding contributions to family medicine and the health of the public. Each of these awards recognize family physicians who have made exceptional advances in...

2014-10-24 12:26:35

Oscar F. Lovelace, Jr., MD, earns prestigious national award for dedication to patients and community WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Family Physicians has named Oscar F. Lovelace, Jr., MD, the national 2015 Family Physician of the Year at its annual Assembly. The award honors one outstanding American family physician who provides patients with compassionate, comprehensive care, and serves as a role model in his or her community, to other...

2014-10-24 12:25:37

SOUTHWEST RANCHES, Fla., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bankers Healthcare Group, a leading provider of innovative financing solutions for healthcare professionals, is pleased to welcome Dr. Pat Bass as a guest blogger for the BHG 360 blog. His first post, published today, discusses how to communicate effectively with emotional patients. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100301/NY62435LOGO Dr. Bass currently serves as an associate professor of medicine and pediatrics as well as...


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