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2014-03-12 23:29:32

iVantage Health Analytics, Inc. today released the first-ever ranking of the best healthcare cities in the U.S., as determined by the Hospital Strength INDEX™. Boston; Washington, DC; Minneapolis; Portland, OR; Chicago; Charlotte; Philadelphia; Atlanta; New York; and St. Louis (CBSAs) rose to the top, based upon hospital and market performance for populations. Portland, ME (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 iVantage Health Analytics, Inc. today released the first-ever ranking of the best...

2014-03-12 23:25:53

Standard & Poor's Rating Services has revised its outlook for QHR client hospital West Park Hospital (WPH) in Cody Wyoming, to stable and affirmed its 'BBB' long-term rating on existing debt. Brentwood, Tenn. (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Standard & Poor's Rating Services has revised its outlook for QHR client hospital West Park Hospital (WPH) in Cody Wyoming, to stable and affirmed its 'BBB' long-term rating on existing debt. An additional eight QHR client...

2014-03-11 23:31:17

FastCare announced today their new and improved Quick Appointment tool on their website, which allows faster service at any of their clinics in the Miami area. Miami, FL (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 For over 40 years, urgent care facilities have helped people in the United States get medical care faster and more affordably than in hospitals. As alternatives to hospitals, urgent care centers tend to be faster, less crowded, more cost-effective, and still provide great medical care. Yet on...

2014-03-10 12:26:12

iVantage identifies 4 million years of potential lives lost; and potential to add $513 billion dollars to the U.S. GDP PORTLAND, Maine, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iVantage Health Analytics, Inc. today released the first-ever ranking of the best healthcare cities in the U.S., as determined by the Hospital Strength INDEX(TM). Washington, DC; Boston; Minneapolis; Portland, OR; Chicago; Charlotte; Philadelphia; Atlanta; New York; and St. Louis (CBSAs) rose to the top, based upon...

2014-03-06 08:31:32

WOONSOCKET, R.I. and NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MinuteClinic, the retail health care division of CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJ), one of the nation's leading academic medical centers, have signed a clinical collaboration to enhance access to high quality health care services at MinuteClinic walk-in medical clinics inside select CVS/pharmacy stores in New Jersey's Middlesex and Mercer counties. The affiliation is...

2014-03-04 23:30:50

FastCare, Miami Urgent Care clinic, announced today that they have launched a new online rating tool. Miami, FL (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 Beginning in the 1970s, urgent care facilities began to appear all over the United States. These facilities were designed as alternatives to hospitals that would be faster, more cost-effective, and still provide quality medical care. Urgent care in Miami, FL is available from several facilities, but FastCare, a popular South Florida urgent care center...

2014-02-27 16:29:12

During a drought and intense rainstorm, one constant in Los Angeles is the reliable service from Dr. Michael Farzam, the House Call Doctor LOS ANGELES, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's one thing to be sick; it's much more annoying to feel lousy in terrible weather and have to drag yourself to an urgent care in Beverly Hills, Hollywood, or any other populous area in the greater Los Angeles area. This is just one reason for the renaissance of services like those of House Call Doctor...

2014-02-24 12:25:31

Variations as much as nine-fold in some cases, reinforces need for standardized practices to cut costs and improve quality, says new study ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Costs of care differ significantly across hospitals for children born with heart defects, according to new research led by a University of Michigan researcher. Congenital heart defects are known to be the most common birth defects, impacting nearly 1 in every 100 births. The cost of care...

2014-02-24 08:29:23

PeriCALM's obstetric nursing content to be built into one Allscripts electronic health record solution to resolve interface issues CRANBURY, N.J., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- University Hospitals (UH) in Cleveland, Ohio, one of the nation's leading healthcare systems, will implement PeriGen's PeriCALM(®) patented, FDA-cleared clinical decision support and fetal surveillance solution at two hospitals, UH MacDonald Women's Hospital in Cleveland and UH Geauga Medical Center in Geauga...

2014-02-21 23:25:51

FastCare Miami announces several new openings at their urgent care facility for qualified individuals. Miami, FL (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 Urgent care is not a run-of-the-mill hospital facility—it is a faster, lighter, and more affordable alternative that promises similar care but without the horrendous waiting times that can sometimes accompany hospitals. Urgent care centers are springing up all over North America, making treatment for non-life-threatening medical issues faster and...


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