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2011-08-01 08:00:00

BOZEN, SUD-TIROL, Italy, August 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Robotics announced that it launched its post-McKesson era with record-breaking American results in 2Q2011, including 4 new robot installs completed, 18 new installations under contract, and 4 new enterprise agreements with Sandoz Canada, Grifols, Americorp Financial, and Donawa Consulting that continued the expense-intensive process to replace McKesson Automation, while substantially expanding the service scope of...

2011-07-28 00:00:59

Edison Ventures today announced that technology partner company Portico Systems, Inc. has been acquired by McKesson. Lawrenceville, NJ (PRWEB) July 27, 2011 Edison Ventures today announced that technology partner company Portico Systems, Inc. has been acquired by McKesson. Edison expects to receive $18.7 million related to its equity interest in Portico, of which $15.9 million was paid upon closing, $1.8 million will be held in escrow, and $1.0M will be contingent upon the attainment of...

2011-07-25 11:20:00

BOZEN, SUD-TIROL, Italy, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Robotics today announced an additional key step in its previously broadcasted program to replace McKesson Automation http://www.health-robotics.com/smartedit/downloads/en/mck.pdf with the extension of its already successful European partnership with Grifols to comprise the companies' joint marketing in the United States of America. Under the expanded agreement, Grifols' operating subsidiary in Los Angeles will...

2011-07-18 09:00:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the hot topics among healthcare providers continues to be how to achieve Meaningful Use requirements in the coming years. Community oncologists, practice administrators and clinical staff interested in learning more about Meaningful Use requirements and how these could affect community oncology practices are invited to attend a free webinar at 1 p.m. EDT (10 a.m. PDT) on Thursday, July 28, 2011. To register, visit...

2011-07-11 08:00:00

State's Leading Tech Clusters Include Health IT, Logistics, Financial Technology, Information Security and IT Communication ATLANTA, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Georgia Governor Nathan Deal declared technology an important focus for the state and a leading driver of Georgia's economic recovery today in a special presentation to leadership from Georgia's technology community and employees at the Alpharetta headquarters of McKesson Technology Solutions, a division of America's...

2011-07-06 09:00:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- iKnowMed (version 6.3), a product of McKesson Specialty Care Solutions | US Oncology, has received the federal government's "Meaningful Use" stamp of approval by earning Complete EHR Certification for use by customers demonstrating Stage I Meaningful Use. iKnowMed is an oncology-specific EHR developed by oncologists to meet the unique needs of cancer patients and community-based oncology practices. The Complete Meaningful Use...

2011-06-22 09:00:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Five exceptional oncology nurses out of nearly 2,400 nationwide were recognized by McKesson Specialty Care Solutions | US Oncology for their dedication to their profession and their passion for their patients. The Excellence in Oncology Nursing Award honors those nurses in the United Network of US Oncology who exemplify competency, courage and determination in providing the highest quality oncology nursing care to patients and their...

2011-06-17 09:00:00

DALLAS and THE WOODLANDS, Texas, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An advanced proton therapy center for cancer treatment could be coming to North Texas. The innovative proton treatment facility would enhance regional cancer care and attract patients both nationally and internationally. Proton therapy provides highly targeted radiation treatment shown to be particularly effective in treating certain pediatric and adult cancers. Discussions are being led by Baylor Health Enterprises, an...

2011-06-16 09:00:00

DALLAS, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CURE magazine editor-at-large Kathy LaTour was awarded first place at the annual meeting of the Association of Health Care Journalists (AHCJ) in Philadelphia for her feature article The Cost of Living, which appeared in the Winter 2010 issue of CURE magazine. The AHCJ awards honored the best health reporting in nine categories including print, broadcast and online media. Now in its seventh year, the contest received more than 300 entries -- an...

2011-06-15 09:00:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Two clinical trial studies authored by physicians affiliated with US Oncology Research and the United Network of US Oncology have been selected to be featured in the Best of ASCO to be held July 29-30 in Miami and August 5-6 in Seattle. The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) hosted its 47th Annual Meeting June 3-7 at McCormick Place in Chicago. The Best of ASCO Meetings highlight the most relevant studies from the ASCO Annual...


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