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2014-08-18 23:04:49

Lansdale Hospital was identified as providing outstanding performance in the delivery of positive experiences for patients during their hospital stay, according to Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. Lansdale, PA (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Lansdale Hospital today announced that it has achieved the Healthgrades 2014 Outstanding Patient Experience Award.™ Lansdale Hospital was identified as providing outstanding performance...

2014-07-28 20:24:37

Stroke is the number four cause of death in the United States SAN FRANCISCO, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dignity Health St. Mary's Medical Center announced today that it has received the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Silver-Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for the treatment of stroke patients. Stroke is the number four cause of death and a leading cause of adult...

2014-07-23 23:21:44

Largest Provider of Inpatient and Outpatient Services in New Jersey to Implement Flexible Tools to Guide Financial Planning and Support Strategic Decision-Making Portland, OR (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Axiom EPM, a leading provider of financial planning and performance management software, today announced that Hackensack University Medical Center (HackensackUMC), the 775-bed flagship hospital of Hackensack University Health Network, has selected its solutions to streamline budgeting processes,...

2014-07-01 23:06:04

The Maternity Care Excellence Award Distinguishes CarePoint Health – Hoboken University Medical Center for Delivering Superior Outcomes in Women’s Health Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 CarePoint Health – Hoboken University Medical Center today announced that it has been recognized for both the Healthgrades Maternity Care Excellence Award and Five-Star Recipient for Maternity Care, as measured by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about...

2014-06-30 23:09:47

The Maternity Care Excellence Award Distinguishes CarePoint Health – Christ Hospital for Delivering Superior Outcomes in Women’s Health Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 CarePoint Health – Christ Hospital today announced that it has been recognized for the Healthgrades Maternity Care Excellence Award, Five-Star Recipient for Maternity Care, and Five-Star Recipient for Gynecologic Surgery for providing outstanding performance in GYN surgery, as measured by Healthgrades, the...

2014-06-26 20:22:32

Sequoia also ranked highest in California REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dignity Health Sequoia Hospital is among the top 15 hospitals in the country for heart surgery - and the highest rated in California, according to Consumer Reports hospital ratings released today. The ratings of 400 hospitals across the U.S. are based on data from the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) and address two common heart surgeries - coronary artery bypass and aortic valve...

2014-06-24 16:24:59

St. Mary's is one of only 178 hospitals nationwide to receive this honor SAN FRANCISCO, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dignity Health St. Mary's Medical Center has received the 2014 Women's Health Excellence Award(TM) from Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. The recognition distinguishes St. Mary's as a top performing hospital in women's health and one of only 178 hospitals recognized nationally for outcomes of care provided...

2014-06-11 16:22:55

HACKENSACK, N.J., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HackensackUMC is pleased to announce that it has earned Practice Greenhealth's highest honor as a 2014 Environmental Excellence Award winner, earning recognition as one of the top 25 green hospitals in the country. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140611/117209 "I want to congratulate our team members for achieving this impressive distinction," said Robert C. Garrett, president and chief executive officer of the...

2014-05-28 12:30:10

Dr. Geiler and Team Offer World-class medicine in world-class destination MONTEREY, Calif., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A distinctive program designed to give clients an efficient and comprehensive medical evaluation in one of the most coveted resort and golf destinations in the country, The Monterey Program For Executive Health approaches preventative medical care with patients' time and comfort in mind. The elite physicians at The Monterey Program spend a full day with the patient to...

2014-04-08 23:03:35

Twenty eight of Becker’s Hospital Review’s 100 Great Hospitals in America for 2014 use one or more software solutions from HealthLine Systems, Inc. San Diego, California (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Becker’s Hospital Review announced its 2014 list of “100 Great Hospitals in America.” Each of the selected institutions has a rich history, strong credentials and a growing focus on how to best care for patients in an era of reform. These organizations have played home to some of the...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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