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2014-07-14 12:25:49

-- Robust implementation at Howard County Library, MD sets new benchmark for digital platform integration with ILS partners -- CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker & Taylor, the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products, announced today that API integration between its Axis 360 digital media platform and Innovative's Polaris ILS has been completed, achieving a new milestone in simplified patron experience and digital...

2013-10-01 23:32:28

Christopher P. Parr CFP® completes his 2nd, voluntary five-year term on the Howard County Pension Oversight Commission. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Christopher P. Parr, of Columbia-based Parr Financial Solutions, Inc. completed his 2nd, voluntary five-year term as a member of the Howard County Pension Oversight Commission. Mr. Parr also served as chairperson of the Commission since 2007 and during the turbulent “Great Recession” of 2008 - our country’s most serious...

2013-08-27 23:32:51

CareClix, a mobile health company based in the Washington, DC area and one of the largest providers of telemedicine services in the country, announced today that its software applications and technology will power Howard County, Maryland Health Department’s Information Technology (IT) services. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 CareClix, a mobile health company based in the Washington, DC area and one of the largest providers of telemedicine services in the country, announced today...

2013-06-12 23:05:00

Northrop $250,000 donation supported HCGH expansion and renovation to build new patient tower with all-private rooms. The Northrop gift will be recognized on a plaque outside of the new hospital gift shop. Columbia, MD (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 Creig and Carla Northrop, husband-and-wife residents of Howard County, Md., made a $250,000 donation to Howard Hospital Foundation (HHF), which provides philanthropic support to Howard County General Hospital: A Member of Johns Hopkins Medicine. The...

2013-03-22 23:02:27

Regional Health Services of Howard County, located in Cresco, Iowa, today announced at a ground breaking ceremony that it has raised more than $1.5 million toward its $2.5 million goal to renovate and expand its hospital. Cresco, Iowa (PRWEB) March 22, 2013 Campaign organizers and lead donors gathered at Regional Health Services of Howard County (RHS) in Cresco on Friday, March 22, to kick off the RHS capital campaign, themed “Create Tomorrow´s Care.” Board members, RHS...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • 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.