Latest hospital network Stories

2014-02-06 23:26:30

Health Facilities Across 3 States Upgrade Communication and Plan for Future Mobile Technologies Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 Voalte, the leader in healthcare communication technology, today announced that Baptist Memorial Health Care System, a 14-hospital system spanning three states, selected Voalte smartphones as its system-wide solution for caregiver communication. Baptist Memorial Hospital–Union County in New Albany, Mississippi, and NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in...

2013-12-31 16:22:06

ONTARIO, Calif., Dec. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Prime Healthcare Services announced today that it has completed the Rhode Island acquisitions of Landmark Medical Center and the Rehabilitation Hospital of Rhode Island. Through their subsidiaries, Prime Healthcare Services and the non-profit Prime Healthcare Foundation now have more than 30,000 employees and own and operate 25 hospitals. "Prime Healthcare looks forward to working with the medical staffs and employees to make these...

2013-12-27 16:20:36

Joining with the UH system will provide opportunities to better serve communities in western Cuyahoga County and Lorain County CLEVELAND, Dec. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- University Hospitals (UH) has received final approval from state and federal government regulators this week for the integration of Parma Community General Hospital and EMH Healthcare into the UH health system. Each hospital conducted a thorough and rigorous process to evaluate the benefits of joining the UH system...

2013-12-17 23:01:52

Promotes Green Stewardship Within the Health Care Sector Across the State of Florida Reston, VA (PRWEB) December 17, 2013 The Healthier Hospitals Initiative (HHI) announced today that the Florida Hospital Association has become a Supporting Organization of the Healthier Hospitals Initiative, a collaborative of leading health care institutions united to help speed the health care sector toward environmental sustainability. HHI was launched by twelve hospital systems—Advocate Health Care,...

2013-11-08 23:24:05

Lehigh Valley Military Affairs Council (LVMAC) Alliance’s Screening Marks a National First Lehigh Valley, PA (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 The Lehigh Valley Military Affairs Council (LVMAC) and an alliance of every hospital in the Lehigh Valley announced an initiative to identify veterans during the hospital registration process today. Much in the same way patients are asked if they feel safe in their home, all adult patients soon will be asked whether they are a veteran. Eric Johnson,...

2013-10-31 23:36:22

CALNOC Sustained Excellence Awards recognizes top performers in the reduction of Hospital Acquired Pressure Ulcers, Falls Management and Infections San Ramon, CA (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 CALNOC, the leading provider of actionable information and research on nurse sensitive quality indicators, today announced its annual CALNOC Sustained Excellence Awards recognizing exceptional hospitals for outstanding performance in the areas of reduction of hospital acquired pressure ulcers, injuries...

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.'