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2011-08-17 15:14:00

ATLANTA, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The physicians of North Atlanta Surgical Associates (NASA) recently announced the opening of the first single-specialty general surgery center in Georgia at the Center Pointe Medical Office complex at 1100 Johnson Ferry Road adjacent to Northside and St.

2011-08-12 09:35:00

CLEVELAND and NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- University Hospitals (UH) in Cleveland, OH, and Nashville-based Centerre Healthcare Corporation announced today a joint venture to construct a comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Beachwood, OH.

2011-08-09 00:00:27

Michael Dowling is being recognized for bringing innovation and accountability to healthcare and for creating a culture of mentorship at North Shore-LIJ Health System.

2011-07-26 10:30:00

SPOKANE, Wash., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest MedStar, the region's critical emergency care transport service, has expanded its Moses Lake day-base operations to a full-time helicopter base, providing additional coverage for critically-ill and injured patients in the north central Washington region. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110726/SF40825) "The North Central region has been a long-time, loyal supporter of Northwest MedStar," said Eveline Bisson, program director...

2011-07-25 10:56:00

World Champion Snowboarder, Television Star, Opera Diva, Country Music Legend and Business Leader To Be Honored At National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH) 25th Anniversary Gala, Thurs. Dec.

2011-07-18 23:01:00

NEW YORK, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. News & World Report has once again named Hospital for Special Surgery the top hospital in the country for orthopedics in its 2011 "America's Best Hospitals" issue. The hospital has also ranked as a leader in rheumatology at number two in the nation.

2011-07-05 11:23:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- During its meeting last week, held in Washington, D.C., the Board of Governors of the Israel-U.S.

2011-07-01 08:00:00

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As a government deadline for public reporting of patient satisfaction scores draws near, Disney Institute announced today the addition of a professional development program created specifically for hospitals/healthcare organizations: Building a Culture of Healthcare Excellence. The new program, which is available in a variety of formats, incorporates the five most powerful Disney philosophies - leadership excellence, people management,...

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