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2014-06-23 08:26:06

Story Captures Commitment to Improving Quality and Safety at Hospitals and Clinics PITTSBURGH, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simpler Consulting, L.P., a leading global management consulting firm, applauds New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) on its new book, "Lean Behavioral Health: The Kings County Hospital Story." The book is the first to focus on the application of Lean management in behavioral health and features HHC hospital Kings County Hospital Center of Brooklyn, New...

2014-05-27 23:12:11

BioConference Live Clinical Diagnostics & Research will broadcast live May 28-30, 2014. Yorba Linda, CA (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 BioConference Live Clinical Diagnostics virtual conference will bring together experts from all around the world to present their newest findings and allow participants to benefit from interacting with a global community. Speakers at the conference include Roche Diagnostics, Siemens Healthcare, Boston University, Harvard Medical School, Thermo Fisher, AACC,...

2014-05-07 23:10:27

Michael H. Rosenberg, MD, FACS, Chief of Plastic Surgery at Northern Westchester Hospital, has been elected Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY). Dr. Rosenberg will hold the office of Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the 2014-2015 term. Mount Kisco, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH) is pleased to announce that Michael H. Rosenberg, MD, FACS, Chief of Plastic Surgery has been elected Chairman of the Board...

2014-04-15 23:07:29

Opportunity Aimed at Making Higher Education More Affordable and Accessible for New Students Seeking Select Online Degree Programs Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 In a move that reiterates the university’s legacy and leadership for providing accessibility to higher education, Touro University Worldwide (TUW) announces the “Save Now” Scholarship in an effort to make college education more affordable. Created to help new students pursue and move forward with their academic...

2014-04-15 08:29:32

WINFIELD, Ill., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cadence Health has named Maureen Bryant president of Delnor Hospital and executive vice president of Cadence Health. Ms. Bryant joined Cadence Health after previously serving as president and chief executive officer of the Fox River Valley Region for Presence Health. Ms. Bryant has more than 25 years of executive healthcare leadership and management experience and has tremendous knowledge of the western suburbs....

2014-04-10 23:22:23

Three gifts of $5,000 each provided to worthy non-profits in Hudson County. The organizations will use funds on projects to help young people and seniors. Hudson County, NJ (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 The CarePoint Health Foundation has awarded three local organizations $5,000 each to fund important projects to help young people and senior citizens in Hudson County. The three non-profit groups that received the donations were AngelaCARES, Concordia Learning Center and New City Kids. The...

2014-04-02 23:22:13

Becker's Hospital Review has published the 2014 edition of "100 Great Hospitals in America," a compilation of some of the most prominent, forward-thinking and focused healthcare facilities in the nation. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 Becker's Hospital Review has published the 2014 edition of "100 Great Hospitals in America," a compilation of some of the most prominent, forward-thinking and focused healthcare facilities in the nation. Hospitals included on...

2014-03-31 23:03:42

Mednick Associates, a leading supplier in medical expert witnesses and medical malpractice case services, announces new Medical Advisory Board consisting of post-clinical career physicians brought together to extend exclusive services for plaintiff attorneys dealing with medical malpractice and personal injury litigation. Wilton, CT (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Mednick Associates added three post-clinical career physicians to its new Medical Advisory Board. The Medical Advisory Board,...

2014-03-18 12:31:47

Mount Sinai Five Towns Medical Group Opens Comprehensive Health Care Facility at 1436 Broadway, Offering Multiple Medical Specialties to L.I. Residents HEWLETT, N.Y., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simone Healthcare Development Group, an affiliate of Simone Development Companies, has completed the redevelopment of 1436 Broadway in Hewlett, NY, as a comprehensive health care facility operated by Mount Sinai Five Towns Medical Group. Simone Healthcare Development was responsible for...

2014-03-10 08:28:25

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Commission on Civil Rights announces that it will hold a briefing to examine compliance with the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA), a federal law that requires Medicare-participating hospitals to treat emergency medical conditions of any person regardless of capacity to pay, and makes unlawful the discharge of patients prior to stabilizing any medical condition. The purpose of EMTALA is to prevent...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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