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2010-12-07 09:01:00

SAN RAMON, Calif., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Iron Horse Interactive(TM) (IHI), a leading multi-channel marketing company, today announced the release of its latest Adverguide(TM) solution, a revolutionary smart ad technology with an integrated decision and recommendation engine that enables IHI customers to increase demand for products and services and reach their prospects anywhere. The launch of Adverguide is already generating buzz in digital marketing circles for its ability to...

2010-07-08 07:54:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) announced today that Maureen A. Bisognano, IHI's Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, will become its President and CEO. She will succeed Donald M. Berwick, MD, MPP, when he is sworn in as Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Dr. Berwick was appointed to the post by President Barack Obama yesterday....

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'