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2014-07-14 23:04:28

Seven promising startup companies developing online, mobile and software solutions to healthcare problems have been accepted into the University City Science Center’s first Digital Health Accelerator (DHA). The companies will be located in the new Innovation Center @3401. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Seven promising startup companies developing online, mobile and software solutions to healthcare problems have been accepted into the University City Science Center’s first...

2014-07-14 23:02:19

Nexus Health taps three new professionals to help transform the health care industry. Middletown, NY (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Continuing a steady trend of growth in the Hudson Valley’s health care industry and on the heels of first-quarter success with Orange Regional Medical Center, Nexus Health Resources – a Middletown-based healthcare coordination company founded by CEO and President Dr. Virginia Feldman – has announced its expansion with the addition of three new members. Robert...

2014-07-14 08:27:31

Technology improves patient flow and increases efficiencies for healthcare providers FRANKLIN, Wis., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lumin Medical LLC, a healthcare IT provider, announced it has purchased the assets of PatientTrak, the leading provider of on-demand patient tracking solutions and is moving its national headquarters from Illinois to Franklin, Wis. "Our name is Lumin which means light and our mission is to provide visibility for the healthcare industry to improve patient...

2014-07-12 23:03:25

National Network of Websites Help Millions of Web Savvy Boomers and the Aging Population They Now Care For. Sarasota, Florida (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 During the past century, mankind has gained more years of average life expectancy than in the last 10,000 years. Today more than 20% of the Western population is over 60 years of age, and the proportion of those over 85 is growing six times faster than the population as a whole. In the United States the eldercare community is exploding and it...

2014-07-12 23:01:01

Global research "Cognitive Assessment and Training Market [Dementia Screening; Clinical Trials, Classroom Learning, Brain Training, Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT, CAT), Concussion Management, Academic Research] Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2013-2018)" is now available with LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 In this cognitive assessment and training market research report, ‘cognitive assessment and training’ is defined as solution...

2014-07-11 23:07:29

Diagnotes Inc. and Advanced Healthcare Associates (AHA) today announced an agreement that will place the Diagnotes mobile and web-based clinical communication system in the hands of AHA’s medical directors, physicians and nurse practitioners at more than 100 nursing homes in Central Indiana and Kentucky. Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Diagnotes Inc. and Advanced Healthcare Associates (AHA) today announced an agreement that will place the Diagnotes mobile and web-based clinical...

2014-07-11 16:23:23

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett signed into law the 2014-15 state budget that invests more than $12.8 billion in total funds for health and human services programs that will help to increase access to quality, affordable healthcare. In addition to advancing the governor's Healthy Pennsylvania plan, the budget preserves the safety net for individuals with intellectual and physical disabilities, seniors, children and low-income families. "This...

2014-07-11 16:23:18

SOUTHWEST RANCHES, Fla., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bankers Healthcare Group, a leading provider of financing solutions for healthcare professionals, recently announced a full schedule of healthcare industry events that the company will attend this summer. These events include annual meetings and educational conferences hosted by various medical, dental and veterinary groups, highlighted by: National Dental Association, July 25 - 29, New Orleans, La.American Veterinary Medical...

2014-07-11 12:24:47

BUFFALO, N.Y., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CTG (NASDAQ:CTG) today announced that Laura Argauer, software engineer at CTG and John Gillespie M.D., M.B.A., Chief Medical Officer at Palladian Health and Clinical Associate Professor, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences will co-present on the topic "Using Transformational Data Analytics to Improve Care Valuation, Management and Outcomes of Chronic Kidney Disease Patients" at the third...

2014-07-11 10:10:05

St. Michael's Hospital For the first time, researchers have access to detailed information about how an urban Aboriginal population in Canada uses health care. A new study, called Our Health Counts, uses this health database to clearly demonstrate the unique challenges faced by urban Aboriginal people in Canada – according to researchers at St. Michael's Hospital. The findings, published today in BMJ Open, illustrate striking disparities between urban First Nations individuals and...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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