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2011-05-24 07:17:00

NEEDHAM, Mass., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthPartners®, a Minnesota-based consumer-governed integrated health care system, partners with Linkwell Health, a fast-growing developer of innovative health and wellness engagement programs, to make it easier for plan participants to live healthier lives. Linkwell Health provides HealthPartners with quarterly high-value wellness offers for better-for-you products like whole-grain pasta, lifestyle product discounts, and...

2011-05-20 06:00:00

CHICAGO, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthPartners Medical Group and Clinics (HPMG) and The Chartis Group today announce a unique collaboration to help hospitals and health systems achieve superior performance in health care quality and patient service, while simultaneously lowering costs. Together, The Chartis Group, a leading national healthcare management consulting firm, and HPMG, a successful integrated healthcare delivery system in Minneapolis, will provide advisory services,...

2010-11-15 15:22:00

Group Health Cooperative, HealthPartners, Kaiser Permanente Southern California and PreferredOne awarded for efforts to improve health and well being of members and communities WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Business Coalition on Health (NBCH), a non-profit organization of employer-based health coalitions, honored four health plans with the 2010 eValue8 Innovations Awards today at its annual conference: Group Health Cooperative, HealthPartners, Kaiser Permanente...

2010-09-01 07:24:00

Annual Award Application Open through October WASHINGTON, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Quality Forum (NQF) has opened the application period for its 2011 National Healthcare Quality Award, which recognizes exceptional organizational leadership and innovation to achieve national goals for quality improvement. The 2011 Award application is open through October 27, 2010. NQF presents the Quality Award each year to exemplary healthcare organizations that are role models...

2010-07-19 08:00:00

Healthcare Payer and Provider to Use Secure Mobile Healthcare Applications To Improve Convenience, Quality of Care and Affordability for Subscribers TORONTO, July 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Diversinet Corp. (TSX Venture: DIV, OTCBB: DVNTF), a leading innovator of secure mobile applications, announced that HealthPartners, the largest consumer-governed, nonprofit healthcare organization in the United States, has licensed Diversinet's MobiSecure(R) Health platform to enhance mobile...

2010-07-08 08:16:00

ST. CLOUD, Minn., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cogdell Spencer ERDMAN announced today that it has completed HealthPartners Central Minnesota Clinic's newest medical and dental facility in Sartell, Minnesota. HealthPartners Central Minnesota Clinic hosted a series of grand opening events, including ribbon cutting, open houses, facility tours and grand opening ceremony throughout the month of June. The facility, located at 2251 Connecticut Avenue South opened for business on June 14,...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'