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2014-04-15 08:29:08

Technology will support Lahey Accountable Care Organization (ACO) through patient engagement, quality improvement, data integration DALLAS, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Phytel announced today that Lahey Health has selected the company's comprehensive, Web-based population health and population engagement platform to help keep patients healthy, minimize expense and drive better outcomes. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140219/MM68312LOGO Phytel's technology is used by hundreds of large...

2012-02-14 08:00:00

Advanced brain tumor treatment is now available and offers a minimally-invasive surgical option to traditional brain radiation and chemotherapy Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) February 14, 2012 Cleveland Clinic´s Rose Ella Burkhardt Brain Tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center announces the availability of AutoLITT advanced laser technology treatment for brain tumors. AutoLITT now offers patients with previously inoperable brain tumors, such as glioblastomas, a minimally invasive surgical treatment...

2011-07-19 15:38:00

Includes Successor Language, Layoff Protections BEVERLY and GLOUCESTER, Mass., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Just days before the hospital system announced its pending affiliation with Burlington-based Lahey Clinic, the RNs at Northeast Health Corporation--who are unionized with the Massachusetts Nurses Association--reached a tentative agreement with management. The two-year agreement, which was finalized on July 13, put an end to more than eight months worth of negotiations and...

2011-05-18 00:01:31

One Lahey Research Project Involving a Novel Urine-based Bladder Cancer Test Honored for Its Clinical Potential Burlington, Mass. (PRWEB) May 17, 2011 Lahey Clinic, a physician-led, non-profit group practice, will be among New England's most well represented medical centers at the annual American Urological Association meeting which began May 14 in Washington, DC. Seventeen Lahey physicians have been chosen to present their original research at the world's most preeminent urological...

2011-01-10 15:19:00

CLEVELAND, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to provide a more targeted approach to patient care, Cleveland Clinic has established the Center for Personalized Healthcare, which will offer healthcare providers the tools they need to tailor care plans to the individual characteristics of each patient. The new center will operate as the Cleveland Clinic's focal point for the identification, analysis, adoption and integration of select new services and technologies that will allow...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'