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2014-07-10 12:30:55

Three-Year Grant to Support New Model of Care for Patients with Complex Cancer CLEVELAND, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has announced a three-year grant to University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center Seidman Cancer Center totaling $4.7 million to support a new national model aimed at improving care for patients with complex cancer. Titled "Evidence-Conformant Oncology Care," the project will test a unique model developed at...

2014-07-02 12:28:31

MUMBAI, India, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ~All the expectorant pet bottles used in creating this smiley are to be donated to 32 Government Hospitals across the country to provide relief to less-privileged patients during monsoons~ ~Nationwide study conducted by Glenmark in Government Hospitals revealed increasing numbers of patients suffering from cough, cold, influenza and other related illnesses during monsoon~ On July 1st - Doctor's Day - a large smiley...

2014-07-01 23:13:00

Gifts to the Riverside Tappahannock Hospital’s “Building a Better Place to Heal” Capital Campaign will finance the conversion of all hospital rooms to private rooms. Tappahannock, VA (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Riverside Tappahannock Hospital is pleased to announce that thanks to the support of the families and businesses in the community, it is now $100,000 away from raising enough funds in its Building a Better Place to Heal Capital Campaign to convert its shared patient hospital rooms...

2014-06-26 23:06:16

SurgiMark’s suction sets present an opportunity for hospitals to consolidate surgical inventory and create more efficient operating rooms amidst healthcare reform uncertainty. Yakima, Wash. (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 One of the goals of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) is to cut costs and improve efficiency of hospital care. The new ACA guidelines could mean financial penalties for hospitals with excessive patient readmissions, forcing the healthcare system to ensure that...

2014-06-25 16:26:38

National Jewish Health, Saint Joseph Hospital and SCL Health Announce Agreement to Collaborate on Clinical Operations DENVER, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Jewish Health, known worldwide for its treatment of patients with respiratory, cardiac, immune and related disorders; Saint Joseph Hospital, Denver's largest private teaching hospital, and its nonprofit parent, SCL Health, today announced that they have signed an operating agreement to create and jointly own a...

2014-06-23 12:28:39

Ads Urge Legislators to Demand Accountability and Transparency BOSTON, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United: A TV and radio campaign has been launched to highlight spendthrift hospital CEOs stashing millions of tax dollars in offshore accounts and rewarding themselves with extravagant compensation packages. The launch of the statewide TV and radio campaign is timed to focus on the end of...

2014-06-23 08:26:06

Story Captures Commitment to Improving Quality and Safety at Hospitals and Clinics PITTSBURGH, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simpler Consulting, L.P., a leading global management consulting firm, applauds New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) on its new book, "Lean Behavioral Health: The Kings County Hospital Story." The book is the first to focus on the application of Lean management in behavioral health and features HHC hospital Kings County Hospital Center of Brooklyn, New...

2014-06-17 12:29:45

Long term acute care hospital will relocate in August RENO, Nev., June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tahoe Pacific Hospitals has entered into a lease agreement with Northern Nevada Medical Center (NNMC) and will relocate its Reno West facility to NNMC later this summer. The 21-bed long term acute care hospital, currently located on the campus of St. Mary's Regional Medical Center, will move eight miles to NNMC's Sparks campus at 2375 E. Prater Way in August. Tahoe Pacific Hospitals...

2014-06-11 12:25:59

Ad is Released as Hospital CEOs Gather for Three Days of Golf, Fine Dining and Networking at the Luxurious Chatham Bars Inn on Cape Cod BOSTON, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060525/NETH016LOGO A radio ad was launched today highlighting spendthrift Massachusetts hospital CEOs stashing millions in offshore accounts and creating excessive...

2014-06-10 12:30:19

Survey Findings Released as Hospital CEOs Gather for Three Days of Golf, Fine Dining and Networking at the Luxurious Chatham Bars Inn on Cape Cod CHATHAM, Mass., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Massachusetts Nurses Association/National Nurses United: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060525/NETH016LOGO As well-heeled hospital CEOs plan to gather for three days of golf, lavish receptions and networking at one the state's most luxurious...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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