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2014-04-08 08:30:28

The revolutionary new device continues to gain traction in the Clinical Marketplace with agreement to service Houston's premier healthcare provider! MIAMI, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanomedics International Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: SIMH) has announced that their subsidiary, Thermomedics, Inc, has recently strengthened their penetration of the Professional Healthcare vital signs business with the signing of an agreement with this world-renowned facility. The Memorial Hermann...

2014-02-20 23:27:08

A new white paper from PYA, a National Healthcare Consulting Firm, surveys Network Alliances, an emerging alternative to traditional mergers and acquisitions. Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Community hospitals worried about losing local control through a merger or acquisition by a larger health system are exploring Network Alliances as a “best of both worlds” alternative. Through a formal working relationship with other hospitals and health systems, a community hospital can...

2014-02-17 12:24:13

Health systems, hospitals, and other organizations are recognized for excellence in supply chain management--improving healthcare quality while reducing costs PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ECRI Institute (www.ecri.org), an independent nonprofit that researches the best approaches to improving patient care, is pleased to announce the winners of its third annual Healthcare Supply Chain Achievement Award. (Photo:...

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,...

Word of the Day
  • 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.