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2014-10-15 08:31:32

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC ("DCF") acted as exclusive financial advisor to Burbank, California-based Primary Critical Care Medical Group, Inc. ("PCCMG"), a leading hospital and critical care medicine physician practice, in the sale of its operations to Team Health, Inc. ("Team Health"), one of the nation's largest providers of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals....

2014-10-15 08:31:13

Returns $2.8 Million in benefit savings to employees in just one year, and cuts hospital admissions by nearly one third SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SeeChange Health, a leader in clinically driven health improvement as an enterprise service, and JFK Health, a leading healthcare provider in Central New Jersey, announced today that after five years of partnership on employee wellness JFK Health has measurably improved health and lowered costs for more than 8,000 employees and...

2014-10-15 08:29:40

DALLAS, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PCCI and the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center announce the award of a UH2 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to engage in a collaboration to improve chronic disease management for patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), diabetes mellitus and hypertension. The nearly $5.8 million grant, "Improving Chronic Disease Management with Pieces(TM)," is coordinated by the NIH Common Fund, which supports "exceptionally high...

2014-10-14 23:13:47

Phelps Memorial Hospital Center upgrades to latest, larger touch screen Interactive Patient System. The Allen IPS Touch provides education at the patient's fingertips enabling significant improvement in the learning and communication process. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Allen Technologies today announced that Phelps Memorial Hospital Center has upgraded its Interactive Patient System (IPS) to their latest touch screen solution. This upgrade will provide enhanced patient...

2014-10-14 23:12:22

Tea Leaves Health is pleased to announce its new partnership with Binary Fountain, the leading social intelligence company in the healthcare industry. Binary Fountain’s Social Compass platform is the most innovative software on the market for driving online consumer engagement, managing provider reputation and improving overall patient experience for health systems, hospitals and physicians. Roswell, GA (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Tea Leaves Health is pleased to announce its new...

2014-10-14 23:06:29

DataSource, Inc., one of America’s leading managed marketing services providers, retained by Gallagher Home Health. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 DataSource, Inc., one of America’s leading managed marketing services providers, announced today that Gallagher Home Health, a Medicare-certified premier provider of health care services in Pennsylvania, has retained DataSource to provide marketing resource management (MRM) solutions for the brand as it continues to serve families...

2014-10-14 23:00:45

Eagle Ridge of Decatur, a BMA Management affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Fall Festival on Oct. 24. The community in Macon County, Illinois serves seniors of all incomes, including those on Medicaid. Bradley, Illinois (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Eagle Ridge of Decatur, a BMA affordable assisted living community, is hosting a Fall Festival from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Oct. 24. The community, which is located at 875 W. McKinley Ave. in Decatur, Illinois, serves older adults of...

2014-10-14 16:25:43

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- REPORT HIGHLIGHTSThe global patient monitoring device (PMD) market is expected to grow from nearly $14.7 billion in 2013 to reach nearly $21.0 billion in 2018, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.4% for the period of 2013 to 2018. This report provides:An overview of the global market for patient monitoring devices, accessories, and consumables that are used to measure, display, and document physiological information obtained at regular...

2014-10-14 12:30:56

Partners with Illinois Gastroenterology Group to Focus on Crohn's Patients CHICAGO, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) announces the first specialty intensive medical home (IMH) program in the state, with the Illinois Gastroenterology Group (IGG), the state's largest independent gastroenterology practice, effective September 1, 2014. IMHs focus on improving patient access, care coordination and illness management, especially...

2014-10-14 08:33:50

Company Joined by Client, Golden Empire Cardiology, to Discuss Patient Estimation Best Practices and Share Successes LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (Booth #607) -- ZirMed®, the premier cloud-based enterprise business and clinical performance solution for healthcare, today announced it will be appearing alongside its client, Golden Empire Cardiology, at the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) 2014 Annual Conference. The two organizations will present an...


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  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.