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2014-09-18 23:06:40

Victory Medical Center Landmark celebrates its first anniversary in the San Antonio community. Victory Medical Center also announced a new partnership with Fisher House Foundation, best known for its network of comfort homes where military and veterans’ families can stay at no cost while a loved one is receiving treatment. San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Victory Medical Center Landmark celebrates its first anniversary in the San Antonio community. The specialized surgical...

2014-09-18 23:02:49

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Global mHealth Services Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 With the swift industrial development of mobile technologies and the easy availability of products such as smart phones, tablets and PDAs, a complete change of paradigm has been observed in the way mobile devices are viewed these days. From only...

2014-09-18 23:02:22

Join 101 Mobility of Austin, AGE of Central Texas, and the Area Agency on Aging in the Capital Area for the 13th Annual “Striking a Balance” Caregiver Conference this weekend. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 101 Mobility of Austin will be a sponsor for this weekend’s “Striking a Balance” Caregiver Conference. Information on wheelchair ramp, stair lift, patient lifts, and more will be on hand at the 101 Mobility of Austin table. Attendees will also have the chance to ask...

2014-09-18 23:02:05

National Healthcare Real Estate Developer Expands to Better Serve Health System Clients ORLANDO, Fla., and DENVER (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 NexCore Group has opened its fifth regional office in Orlando. This new office, managed by Todd Varney and Justin Pawlak, will allow the company to provide health systems in the southeast with the benefits and best practices of NexCore’s national healthcare development experience, without sacrificing the knowledge and advantage of local project...

2014-09-18 23:01:49

MarketOptimizer.org adds “CountryFocus Healthcare, Regulatory and Reimbursement Landscape –Venezuela” to its store. The report is an essential source of information and analysis on the healthcare, regulatory and reimbursement landscape in Venezuela. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 In 2003, the government launched the Inside the Neighborhood Mission (Misión Barrio Adentro), which it hoped would increase the efficiency of the healthcare system (see Section 6.1.3.). In...

2014-09-18 23:01:28

Leveraging Health Information Technology to Accelerate Patient-Centered Medical Home Adoption Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Qualis Health, one of the nation’s leading population healthcare management organizations, has published a white paper, “Advancing Primary Care through the Patient-Centered Medical Home Model and Optimization of Health Information Technology.” Authors Jeff Hummel, MD, MPH and Peggy C. Evans, PhD, CPHIT, PCMH CCE provide guidance to organizations...

2014-09-18 16:27:30

The Report Misses the Mark by Tying the Provision of those Services to Reimbursement Levels and Access to Federal Funding NORTH ADAMS, Mass., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060525/NETH016LOGO As Berkshire Medical Center, local and state officials continue to work on re-establishing desperately needed health care services for Northern...

2014-09-18 12:30:34

Interactive user group, exhibit hall, and live presentation offer SAHIVCS members multiple ways to experience inPractice Africa at annual conference RESTON, Va. and PRETORIA, South Africa, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Clinical Care Options (CCO) today announced that it will have a significant presence at the 2nd annual conference of the Southern African HIV Clinicians Society (SAHIVCS) in Cape Town, South Africa, 24-27 September 2014. During the course of the 4-day...

2014-09-18 12:30:27

ATLANTA, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Georgia Chapter of HIMSS will hold its premier education and networking event for health information technology professionals Thursday, Oct.16, 2014 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA. The conference provides an opportunity for Georgia's healthcare IT professionals to network extensively with their peers and learn how to meet the challenges of the changing healthcare economy. Last year's conference drew 500 attendees...

2014-09-18 12:29:11

Palliative care selected as first area of focus HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of Pennsylvanians receive medical services every day from local health care systems. Each of these facilities has its own physicians and practitioners with their own specialized knowledge gained from their own experience providing care. But what if they came together to compare notes? What if they shared what they know about what works best for patients? What if, cooperatively,...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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