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2014-07-29 12:35:28

Designed to bring care closer to home, improve quality of care and better serve communities ROCKVILLE, Md., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Permanente and Johns Hopkins Medicine today announced plans to strengthen the successful collaboration between the two health care organizations. With the new agreement, Kaiser Permanente and Johns Hopkins Medicine will expand ways to deliver quality care by sharing evidence-based best practices, advancing population health programs, collaborating on...

2011-08-10 18:24:06

While the battle over the legality of the Affordable Care Act's mandate requiring most individuals to purchase health insurance continues to be fought, its impact on the quality and cost of care and what it would mean for patients and their physicians has been largely overlooked. According to a commentary in this week's Journal of the American Medical Association, the individual mandate would have tangible benefits for patients and their physicians. According to commentary by authors Edward...

2011-03-15 15:43:00

MELBOURNE, Fla. and BALTIMORE, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights Joint venture to innovate, implement and commercialize next generation of medical image management products and services. Collaborative venture brings together leading clinicians and advanced engineering technologists. Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), an international communications and information technology company, and Johns Hopkins Medicine today announced a joint venture to develop next-generation medical...

2011-02-03 14:46:47

Academic Medical Centers (AMCs) must adjust and adapt to the new health care reform laws or risk marginalization in the new health care arena, according to a New England Journal of Medicine Perspective article published online February 2. The authors of the article, Scott A. Berkowitz, M.D., M.B.A., a fellow in cardiology and geriatrics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and Edward D. Miller, M.D., dean and CEO of Johns Hopkins Medicine, argue that AMCs can not only remain...

2010-07-20 13:10:00

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- A world leader in clinical care, research and medical education intends to join forces with Florida's leader in pediatric specialty care for the betterment of children. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100720/FL37809LOGO-a ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100720/FL37809LOGO-a ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100720/FL37809LOGO-b ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100720/FL37809LOGO-b ) Johns...

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