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2014-09-30 16:28:34

Organization will mobilize population-health enabled Allscripts Sunrise EHR to help drive positive patient outcomes CHICAGO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust (WWL) and Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX) are delighted to announce WWL's decision to implement the Allscripts Sunrise(TM) solution as WWL's new health information system. The system will be implemented across all three WWL sites and will completely transform the way WWL delivers healthcare in...

2014-09-08 08:32:06

RAMAT GAN, Israel, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - The EarlySense Safety System has been chosen as a framework provider for an NHS Multi Hospital tender. - EarlySense Clinical Outcomes has been selected for an Oral Presentation at the International Conference on Falls and Postural Stability EarlySense(R), the market leader in contact-free monitoring solutions, today announced that its system has been chosen as a framework...

2014-08-26 12:28:40

MINNEAPOLIS and REHOVOT, Israel, August 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - UK medical 3D printing specialist, Replica 3DM, supports NHS hospitals with surgery validation using its Stratasys Objet24 and Objet30 Pro 3D Printers - Performing surgery on 3D printed models prior to operations reduces theatre costs and anesthetic times; improves patient recovery and provides an effective aid for both patient and surgeon Stratasys Ltd. [http://www.stratasys.com ] (Nasdaq:SSYS),...

2014-08-14 08:28:18

LONDON, August 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CIOs, IM&T Directors, CCIOs, government representatives and leading solution providers will be gathering at the 5th Healthcare IT Exchange [http://bit.ly/1pP1Ct0 ] in December (http://bit.ly/1pP1Ct0). They will dissect and discuss how public and private organisations can drive greater efficiencies and improve quality of care in times of restrained budgets and change for the healthcare sector. Boasting a unique structure,...

2014-08-06 23:08:47

Dundas Data Visualization announces that a National Health Service (NHS) Trust in the UK has chosen Dundas Dashboard as its dashboard and data visualization platform. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Today, Dundas Data Visualization announces that a National Health Service (NHS) Trust in the UK has chosen Dundas Dashboard as its dashboard and data visualization platform. The NHS provides public health care in the UK and Devon Partnership NHS Trust provides mental health and learning...

2014-08-04 12:55:09

University of Exeter Demand for general practice appointments is rising rapidly, and in an attempt to deal with this, many practices have introduced systems of telephone triage. Patients are phoned by a doctor or nurse who either manages the problem on the phone, or agrees with the patient whether and how urgently they need to be seen. A new large study, published in The Lancet on 4 August 2014 and funded by the UK National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), has investigated the...

2014-07-28 13:14:57

University of Leeds Giving parents access to a website containing information about the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine is the most cost-effective way of increasing its uptake, new University of Leeds research has found. Informing parents about the vaccine via a website containing information helping parents make a decision about MMR is on average £9.20 cheaper per vaccination to the NHS than informing them solely via a GP consultation, and £7.17 cheaper than via a leaflet...

2014-07-02 15:13:09

University of Southampton One in three severely affected adults with ME in England have no access to local specialist services, new research has shown. Published in the British Medical Journal Open, the research by the University of Southampton reveals NICE guidelines, which say severely affected patients with ME, otherwise known as chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), should have access to specialist care, are not being met by many NHS Trusts across England. Over a third of specialist...

2014-06-25 12:29:24

Dario(TM) smart meter strips and lancets to be made available to large population of people with diabetes under National Health Service reimbursement in the UK CAESAREA, Israel, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LabStyle Innovations Corp. (OTCQB: DRIO)announced today that it has been granted reimbursement status for strips and lancets to be utilized together with the patented Dario(TM) Smart Meter, effective September 1, 2014 in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Dario(TM)...

2014-06-19 09:31:10

BMJ-British Medical Journal Scrapping charges seems to have no effect on access to and take up of care England remains the only UK country still charging patients for their prescriptions – currently £8.05 (€10; $13.5) per prescribed item. Although prescription charges have been rising, the latest data show that the number of pharmaceutical items prescribed in England reached its highest level yet - over one billion in 2012 - equivalent to nearly 19 per person in that year and an...


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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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