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2014-05-12 23:02:15

First Ever Nursing Clinical Guidelines for Brain Tumor Patients Released from the ABTA and AANN Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 To meet the unique needs of brain tumor patients, the American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) and the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (AANN) announce the availability of the first ever clinical practice guidelines (CPG) for the treatment of adults with brain tumors. The Care of the Adult Patient with a Brain Tumor Clinical Practice Guideline was...

2014-05-12 12:30:40

Research Partnership Will Combine Efforts of Leading Lupus Experts With Berg's Award Winning Technology to Develop New, Targeted Therapies FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and CHARLESTON, S.C., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Berg and the Medical University of South Carolina today announced a strategic partnership, designed to identify new therapeutic pathways and potential biomarkers to treat Lupus, the autoimmune disease affecting one in every 2,000 people and one in every 250 young African American...

2014-05-10 23:02:01

Fox Subacute Salutes the Strength of Those Diagnosed with ALS and Their Caregivers and Loved Ones; ALS Patient Care Burdens May Be Lessened with the Aid of a Subacute Facility Plymouth Meeeting, PA (PRWEB) May 10, 2014 On Monday, May 19th, Fox Subacute, the leader in ventilator and trach collar dependent patient care is sponsoring the Phillies Phestival at Citizens Bank Park. Join Fox Subacute in support of ALS. The gates open at 4:30pm and it runs till 7-8pm. Approximately 7,000 people...

2014-05-09 23:00:49

Grade of “B” is second highest rating from The Leapfrog Group. Score reflects commitment to protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections. Bayonne, NJ (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 CarePoint Health is pleased to announce that the latest Hospital Safety Score honored Bayonne Medical Center with a grade of “B” for patient safety. The Hospital Safety Score, designed to rate how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections, is compiled...

2014-05-08 23:16:22

ithriveX, all natural, long lasting joint and muscle cream made its debut at Nashville's annual Music City Marathon event on Saturday, April 26, 2014. Sports mom of four, Lisa Allain, developed ithrivex as a suitable, more natural and effective alternative to pills and topical painkillers with chemicals and synthetic ingredients. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 ithriveX, all natural, long lasting joint and muscle cream made its debut at Nashville’s annual Music City...

2014-05-08 23:02:51

Christ Hospital and Hoboken University Medical Center receive “A” ratings. Grade reflects how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections. Hudson County, NJ (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 CarePoint Health is pleased to announce that the latest Hospital Safety Score honored Christ Hospital and Hoboken University Medical Center with an “A” – its top grade in patient safety. The Hospital Safety Score, designed to rate how well hospitals protect patients...

2014-05-08 12:29:08

Dallas Hospital Receives Texas Hospital Quality Improvement Award DALLAS, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Institute for Surgery (TIS) has received the Texas Hospital Quality Improvement Gold Award from TMF(®) Health Quality Institute, the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Texas. The Texas Hospital Quality Improvement Award program, sponsored by TMF, Texas Hospital Association and Texas Organization of Rural and Community Hospitals recognizes Texas hospitals that have...

2014-05-07 23:13:57

A new report highlights how extensively health care professionals are using health information technology (HIT) applications, providing unique insight into the ways technology is transforming the industry. The research, sponsored by TCS Healthcare Technologies (TCS) with other leading health care organizations, assesses which software programs are being used, how they are being leveraged, and the types of functionality that are most important in day-to-day operations. Auburn, CA and Little...

2014-05-07 23:12:30

"It’s simply magnificent. This may be the only prescription you’ll ever require.” - Christiane Northrup, M.D., best-selling author of Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom, and The Wisdom of Menopause (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Is it possible to heal by thought alone—without drugs or surgery? The truth is that it happens more often than you might expect. In You Are the Placebo, Dr. Joe Dispenza shares numerous documented cases of those who reversed cancer, heart disease, depression,...

2014-05-07 23:11:53

This collaboration will greatly facilitate organizations’ efforts to create, publish and dynamically update evidence summaries and CPGs in accordance with rigorous methodologies and standards. Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Doctor Evidence has entered into an important partnership that will improve the quality of clinical recommendations upon which health care providers and patients rely. Doctor Evidence, LLC, and MAGIC, a Norwegian non-profit leader in providing technology...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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