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2014-07-16 23:00:28

Mercy Medical Center has been ranked nationally in three adult medical specialties (Gynecology, Orthopedics, and Neurology/Neurosurgery), named a high performer in six key adult specialties, and further recognized as the #2 hospital in the State of Maryland for 2014-15 by U.S. News & World Report. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Mercy Medical Center has been...

2014-06-06 23:05:37

Becker's Hospital Review has published the 2014 edition of "100 Great Community Hospitals," a list based on hospitals' accolades, quality of care and services provided to their patient populations. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 Becker's Hospital Review has published the 2014 edition of "100 Great Community Hospitals," a list based on hospitals' accolades, quality of care and services provided to their patient populations. The hospitals featured on...

2014-06-03 08:31:09

Leading Hospitalist Organization Expands Partnership with CHE Trinity Health TACOMA, Wash., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sound Physicians, a leading hospitalist organization focused on driving improvements in the quality, satisfaction and financial performance of inpatient healthcare delivery, announced today an agreement to employ and manage a team of hospitalist physicians at Mercy Hospital & Medical Center in Chicago, Ill. Mercy Hospital & Medical Center, operating 200...

2014-04-29 23:16:16

Mercy Medical Center - Clinton Recognized for Creating an Extraordinary Patient Experience Clinton, IA (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Mercy Medical Center – Clinton has been named a recipient of the Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s Best Hospitals in Emergency Care. Each year, there are more than 125 million emergency room visits in the U.S., with about a fifth of them being children under the age of 15. Emergency departments continue to be an essential part of the healthcare system...

2014-04-04 23:23:07

After conducting a nationwide executive search led by healthcare leadership solutions firm B. E. Smith, Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has hired Nathan Van Genderen as chief financial officer. A seasoned healthcare executive with more than 15 years of financial leadership experience, Van Genderen assumed his new duties at Mercy Medical Center on April 1. LENEXA, Kan. (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 After conducting a nationwide executive search led by healthcare leadership solutions...

2014-03-12 23:21:58

When a 7-year-old girl needed emergency specialized care after a sledding accident in February, Mercy crews answered the call. Springfield, MO (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 As the first flurries fall, kids start dreaming of snowball fights and speeding down hills on their sleds. Other than a few cold noses or frostnipped fingers, most don’t get hurt. But 7-year-old Kadynce Amaya took quite a spill on her sled back in February– and it took a couple of heroes from Mercy to get her the help she...

2014-02-27 23:37:39

Mercy Medical Center – Sioux City recognized for creating an extraordinary patient experience Sioux City, Iowa (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Mercy Medical Center – Sioux City has been named a recipient of the Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s Best Hospitals in Emergency Care. Each year, there are more than 125 million emergency room visits in the U.S., with about a fifth of them being children under the age of 15. Emergency departments continue to be an essential part of the...

2014-02-25 13:46:52

Policy statement suggests ways to improve drug safety and efficacy in children With less than half of medications including specific labeling for children, Kathleen Neville, MD, MS, a physician at Children's Mercy Hospital, recently led an American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) committee in updating the policy with new recommendations guiding the off-label use of drugs in pediatric patients. The policy statement, "Off-Label Use of Drugs in Children," was published online today in the March...

2014-02-06 12:26:32

ROCHESTER, Mich., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southeast Michigan headquartered advertising agency, DBA Worldwide, is now the agency of record for Mercy Medical Center Des Moines. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140206/DE60560LOGO ) Confirmation was provided to DBA on Monday, February 3, that DBA was the agency chosen to help create a reinvigorated branding campaign for Mercy Medical Center Des Moines in an effort to connect with their consumers and enable Mercy to...

2014-01-21 23:00:19

Interim measures triggered by rising flu rates go into effect on Jan. 22. San Diego (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 In an effort to protect patients and staff from the flu, Scripps Health is putting in place a number of interim visitor restrictions at its five hospital campuses in San Diego County. “With cases of H1N1 influenza rising quickly in the area, we are taking precautionary measures to limit the risk of infection in our hospitals,” said Scripps Chief Medical Officer James LaBelle,...


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