Latest Hospital Stories

2013-11-06 13:48:14

Real dangers for high-risk patients when trainees take on new roles With almost no experience, newly graduated medical students enter teaching hospitals around the country every July, beginning their careers as interns. At the same time, the last year's interns and junior residents take a step up and assume new responsibilities. In addition to developing their nascent clinical skills, each entering class of interns must grasp the many rules and standards for operating in this "new"...

2013-11-01 23:04:28

Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center will combine three, top-ranked institutions--Thomas Jefferson Hospital, Rothman Institute, and Wills Eye Hospital--to provide multidisciplinary care for concussion cases. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Rothman Institute and Wills Eye Hospital have collaborated to establish the Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center (J.C.C.C.) at the Philadelphia Navy Yard. The J.C.C.C. will be among the very few...

2013-10-24 23:21:17

An Investment in Transformation of National Health Care Delivery System La Palma, CA & Marriottsville, MD (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Today, The Innovation Institute announced Bon Secours Health System, a $3.4 billion dollar not-for-profit Catholic health system with headquarters in Marriottsville, Maryland, as the second member owner to invest in the for-profit organization. The Innovation Institute, an independent business platform, facilitates cultures of innovation among physicians...

2013-10-23 23:32:26

Hospitals and Patient Clinics have multiple shifts, departments, locations, and needs. The latest release from MinuteHound addresses all of them. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 MinuteHound has recently announced the release of their latest biometric time keeping system that is specifically designed for the use of hospitals and patient clinics. From large scale hospitals to small doctors offices, this attendance system enables companies to keep track of their employees effectively....

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.