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2014-08-14 23:01:56

Becker's Hospital Review Names 100 ACOs to Know Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Becker's Hospital Review has published its annual list of "100 Accountable Care Organizations to Know," which highlights a variety of Medicare and commercial-payer ACOs, the majority of which are led by hospitals or health systems. This is the third year Becker's Hospital Review has published its list of ACOs to know, and the number of organizations to choose from has grown each year:...

2014-08-14 16:26:28

Seeking Innovation Ideas Addressing All Areas Related To Hazardous Waste Disposal CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Edison Nation Medical, a health care innovation marketplace, today announced a worldwide search for ideas to improve the disposal of hazardous waste material in hospitals and healthcare facilities. The search seeks to address one of the most inefficient and costly areas of opportunity within healthcare. Innovation ideas including, but not limited to, new...

2014-08-14 12:28:09

The industry's first remote monitoring and technical support center provides 24/7/365 management for TransLogic® Pneumatic Tube Systems. DENVER, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Swisslog Healthcare Solutions, the market-leader for hospital pneumatic tube systems, announces the opening of its Network Operations Center (NOC) for TransLogic® Pneumatic Tube Systems (PTS). The NOC is part of the advanced customer service capability available only from Swisslog and features real-time...

2014-08-13 23:08:55

Two years ago, The Clare, a luxury LifeCare retirement community in Chicago’s prestigious Gold Coast neighborhood, was purchased by the New York-based firm. (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 It’s a propitious occasion as The Clare celebrates the second anniversary of ownership by Senior Care Development and management by Life Care Services. Two years ago, the luxury LifeCare retirement community in Chicago’s prestigious Gold Coast neighborhood, was purchased by the New York-based firm....

2014-08-13 23:03:41

Today, the Central Ohio Trauma System (COTS) relies on the OnPage® critical messaging alerts system to help disseminate accurate and timely situational awareness to 31 hospitals, emergency responders, and medical personnel when disaster strikes the region. Waltham, MA (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 The Central Ohio Trauma System's (COTS) mission is to reduce injuries and save lives by improving and coordinating trauma care, emergency care, and disaster preparedness systems throughout...

2014-08-13 23:01:39

Senior care leader meets growing demand for in-home care services in Caledon and surrounding areas. Caledon, Ontario (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Caledon, a leading provider of non-medical, in-home senior care, is thrilled to serve the Caledon community (including surrounding areas such as Brampton and Dufferin). With its newest office located at 18 King St. E. in Bolton, Ontario, the location is the 97th Home Care Assistance office in North America. "I am excited...

2014-08-13 16:25:15

- Delivering quality health care in a brand new way - MONROE, N.C., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 31, hundreds of people joined PruittHealth - Union Pointe for its impressive open house event. Guests who attended the event included local community members; the PruittHealth - Union Pointe staff, as well as other members of the PruittHealth family; and dignitaries, including Mayor Bobby Kilgore of Monroe, Mayor Michael Alvarez of Indian Trail, Union County Commissioner Richard...

2014-08-13 12:28:10

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Winchester, Virginia, based Valley Health is implementing Net Health's Agility Software for their occupational medicine (OM) EHR needs at urgent care locations in Virginia and West Virginia. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140813/135790 Valley Health is replacing an existing EHR with Agility Software because it's able to drive the dual functionality required for urgent care centers that also provide occupational medicine services, a...

2014-08-13 08:24:20

New book offers timely insight into the movement to 'green' the health care system OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a newly released book, Greening Health Care: How Hospitals Can Heal the Planet, Kaiser Permanente's environmental stewardship officer, Kathy Gerwig, explores a universal paradox of health care: As hospitals deliver life-saving care to individuals, their substantial environmental footprint can often be detrimental to environmental and community health....

2014-08-12 23:10:32

Patient engagement is a leading concern for all New Orleans hospitals. Recognized as a leader in interactive patient care by GetWellNetwork, Inc., West Jefferson Medical Center has made great strides for the hospital and its patients. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 GetWellNetwork®, Inc., the leader in Interactive Patient Care™ (IPC) solutions, has announced West Jefferson Medical Center as one of the recipients of this year’s IPC Awards, which recognizes health care leaders...


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