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2014-08-19 23:06:59

Clarity builds online interface and provides affiliated patient safety services for a new patient safety initiative in radiation oncology care. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Clarity Group and Clarity PSO, an operating division of Clarity Group, are proud to announce that the company has been selected by the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) for a key role in the development and launch of RO-ILS: Radiation...

2014-08-19 16:29:32

PatientLINC Technology to Drive Enhanced Patient Care NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincor Inc. today announced an agreement to provide its patient experience technology to New Jersey-based healthcare system CarePoint Health. Under the five-year agreement, CarePoint Health will deploy Lincor's PatientLINC technology across its three-hospital network of Bayonne Medical Center, Christ Hospital and Hoboken University Medical Center. Lincor's LINC OS platform offers a...

2014-08-19 16:25:39

CHICAGO, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pivot Point Consulting, LLC (PPC) is honored to announce that it has been named one of Modern Healthcare's "100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare" for 2014. The publication spread the news when it released an unranked alphabetical list of winners. Specific rankings will be announced live at an awards gala in Chicago on October 23, 2014. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140819/137546 Logo -...

Tibetan locals
2014-08-19 03:00:55

Julie Kiefer, University of Utah In an environment where others struggle to survive, Tibetans thrive in the thin air on the Tibetan Plateau, with an average elevation of 14,800 feet. A University of Utah led discovery that hinged as much on strides in cultural diplomacy as on scientific advancements, is the first to identify a genetic variation, or mutation, that contributes to the adaptation, and to reveal how it works. The research appeared online in the journal Nature Genetics on Aug....

2014-08-19 08:30:57

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Kalorama Information, electronic medical records (EMR) is the crucial component needed to make Big Data in healthcare a reality, and this a factor that will drive system sales. As part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the U.S. government dedicated $20.6 billion to electronic medical record (EMR) projects and penalties will start applying soon for use of paper records....

2014-08-19 08:30:08

More than 80 procedures and conditions now available; goal is 80% coverage of all costs of care by 2015 NEWTOWN, Conn., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new milestone toward health care payment and delivery reform has been reached with the release of more than 80 Evidence-informed Case Rate (ECR®) definitions from the non-profit Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute(TM), Inc. (HCI(3)). An ECR is an entire episode of care that includes all covered services across all providers...

2014-08-19 08:29:13

New Fund to Invest in Healthcare Products, Diagnostics, Devices, Consumer/OTC Health and Healthcare IT MENLO PARK, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthQuest Capital (HQC), a new Menlo Park based fund sponsored by Sofinnova Ventures, today announced the closing of its debut fund at the hard cap of $110 million and in excess of the initial fund target of $50 million. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140819/137198 HealthQuest will fund investments in the medical device,...

2014-08-18 23:07:55

Kit Check expands its sales team by adding Kevin Henry and John Muldoon who have recently worked for CareFusion and Omnicell respectively. Both have deep experience in medication supply tracking in the OR and throughout hospitals. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Kit Check™ (http://kitcheck.com), the leader in hospital pharmacy kit processing and medication tracking software, today announced the addition of two sales veterans to service the growing demand for the Kit Check and...

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...

2014-08-18 16:25:55

LONDON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:OTC Distribution in Europe : The 2014 edition "Meeting the New Challenges"https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2227111/OTC-Distribution-in-Europe--The-2014-edition-"Meeting-the-New-Challenges".htmlOTC Distribution in Europe - the 2014 much expanded edition is an in-depth strategic analysis that defines and explores the main themes of change running through the European region and shows how they...


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