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2014-10-15 23:01:50

Leading Journal Releases Progress Report on Landmark Initiative to Improve Care for Vulnerable Populations Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 A special November supplement to the journal Medical Care presents the progress and lessons learned from the Safety Net Medical Home Initiative (SNMHI). The supplemental issue presents nine papers describing the 2008-2013 multi-state initiative that tested a replicable, sustainable implementation model to transform primary care safety net...

2014-10-14 12:30:56

Partners with Illinois Gastroenterology Group to Focus on Crohn's Patients CHICAGO, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) announces the first specialty intensive medical home (IMH) program in the state, with the Illinois Gastroenterology Group (IGG), the state's largest independent gastroenterology practice, effective September 1, 2014. IMHs focus on improving patient access, care coordination and illness management, especially...

2014-10-10 08:24:29

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Home State Health, the Missouri subsidiary of Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC), in collaboration with the Centene Foundation for Quality Healthcare, presented its 1(st) Annual Physician Summit Award to Dr. Amal F. Antoun, a Board Certified Pediatrician and Primary Care Physician at Grace Hill Health Centers in St. Louis, MO. Dr. Antoun has practiced medicine in the St. Louis region since 1982, and has been on staff with Grace Hill Health Centers since...

2014-10-08 16:26:18

DALLAS, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Axxess, an industry leader in home health management software, will present at the "Care Revolution" conference to be held Oct. 15 in Anaheim, Calif. The company is also a sponsor of this event, which will be attended by professionals from home health, hospice, private duty, assisted living, senior living, residential care facilities and non-medical home care. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141008/151052 "Health care providers are challenged to...

2014-10-07 23:07:59

The workshop includes an easy-to-use reference guide that provides information about more than 200 common health problems as well as tips on caring for yourself and your family, preventing illness and injury, and advice on when to seek medical attention. Warrenn, OH (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 Humility of Mary Health Partners will offer a one-hour workshop, Health at Home, Oct. 22 at St. Joseph Health Center, 667 Eastland Ave. The workshop includes an easy-to-use reference guide that...

2014-10-06 12:29:04

BOSTON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beacon Health Strategies, LLC congratulates five of its health plan partners for being named in the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) 2014-2015 list of top 15 Medicaid plans. Approximately 136 plans qualified to be ranked out of the 273 Medicaid health plans evaluated by the NCQA. To be eligible for the rankings, health plans must authorize public release of its performance information and submit enough data for a statistically...

2014-10-02 16:24:27

DALLAS, October 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds 2015 Accountable Care Organization Outlook: Implications for Suppliers and Providers market research report of 191 pages to the healthcare segment of its online business intelligence library. Now past its infancy as a movement, some analysts predict that more than 200 million Americans will be covered by an ACO by 2016. More than 700 ACOs are operational today, more than double that in 2012. Complete report is...

2014-10-02 08:30:42

-- Locations Inside Select CVS/pharmacy stores in Corpus Christi and Portland -- WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MinuteClinic, the largest and fastest growing provider of retail medical clinics in the United States, has opened its first walk-in clinics in the Corpus Christi metropolitan area inside two CVS/pharmacy stores in Corpus Christi and Portland. A third clinic will open in Corpus Christi in December. The clinics are part of MinuteClinic's national expansion plan to add...

2014-10-01 23:03:24

Implementation Guide Presents a Pathway to Integration to Better Meet Patients’ Total Health Care Needs; Special Focus on Safety Net Setting Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Qualis Health and its partners have released the Behavioral Health Integration Implementation Guide, a set of tools to help safety net providers integrate behavioral health care and improve patient outcomes and experience. There is increasing recognition that primary care is most effective when behavioral...

2014-09-30 23:07:03

Partnership with well-regarded cardiology practice offers outstanding care to IMA patients in Monmouth County, NJ. Shrewsbury, NJ (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Integrated Medicine Alliance, Monmouth County’s leader in health and wellness, is opening another new medical specialty practice through a unique partnership with an established cardiology group. IMA Cardiology will be located within the company’s Shrewsbury location and will be staffed by Dr. Ziad Abbud and Dr. Isaac Tawfik of...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
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