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2014-06-12 08:29:19

CAMBRIDGE, England and RENO, Nevada, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 'NHS Recognized in Public Sector Category for Top European Award' iTrinegy is pleased to announce that their customer NHS West and South Yorkshire & Bassetlaw Commissioning Support Unit (WSYBCSU) is a finalist in the Computer Weekly European User Awards for Enterprise Software 2014 in the public sector category. The Trust runs over an extensive network of GP surgeries and clinics...

2014-06-05 08:28:17

Foundation for highly acclaimed "Safe Hands" anti-infection program WOLVERHAMPTON, West Midlands, U.K., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Cross Hospital, part of The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust, today announced a milestone of one million hand hygiene observations using TeleTracking Technologies, Inc.'s automated hand hygiene sensor as part of the 'Safe Hands' program. This compares to just 600 visual observations over the same time period. Safe Hands is a government-funded...

2014-06-05 08:27:55

Pioneering CSU harnesses data to provide greater access and insights to enhance commissioning and the delivery of healthcare for 5 million people LONDON, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), a global leader in rapid-fire, easy-to-use business analytics software, today announced Greater East Midlands (GEM) Commissioning Support Unit has begun deploying Tableau to enhance its analysts' ability to explore, compare and communicate NHS performance data faster, to...

2014-05-29 10:34:04

BMJ-British Medical Journal Dropping this policy may widen inequalities, warn researchers A policy of higher NHS spending in deprived areas compared with affluent areas is associated with a reduction in absolute health inequalities from causes amenable to healthcare in England, suggests a study published on bmj.com today. In 1999, the government introduced a new 'health inequalities' objective for the allocation of NHS resources in England, which resulted in greater NHS spending in...

2014-05-29 04:22:13

LONDON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New healthcare-on-demand service provides quick access to thousands of private and NHS practice appointments online Zesty [http://www.zesty.co.uk ] is today launching the first free healthcare appointment booking service of its kind in the UK. Initially available in London, Zesty.co.uk provides users with access to 10,000+ available appointments every day across a combination of private and NHS...

2014-05-15 23:02:01

Former U.S. Representative Patrick J. Kennedy among featured faculty sharing best practices. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 NHS Human Services has announced it is partnering with The Health Ethics Trust to sponsor the first National Symposium on Quality and Compliance at the NHS Training Center in Blue Bell, PA on Monday, June 9, 2014 and Tuesday, June 10, 2014. The event will serve as an educational forum to illustrate an integrated approach to the quality of patient/member care...

2014-05-07 08:31:59

RA'ANANA, Israel, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WRNTY Ltd. [http://www.wrnty.com/?attr=100000015qmpznhs ], the fastest-growing provider of mobile sales apps for manufacturing, wholesale and retail, announces that Moorfields Pharmaceuticals, a division of the Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, has implemented SupeRep(TM). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140507/685831 ) Located in London, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is the...

2014-05-07 08:24:57

On-Site Utility solution commissioned at Clifton Hospital WALTHAM, Mass., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EuroSite Power Inc., (OTCQB: EUSP) an On-Site Utility solutions provider, offering clean electricity, heat, hot water and cooling solutions to healthcare, hospitality, housing and leisure centres in the United Kingdom (UK) and Europe, is now operating a 100kW combined heat and power (CHP) system at Clifton Hospital, UK. Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust signed a...

2014-04-18 12:32:35

But they acknowledge this would have workforce implications for the NHS The pass mark for a two-part test that international medical graduates must pass to work as a doctor in the UK should be raised to reduce differences in performance between international and UK medical graduates, suggest researchers on bmj.com today. But they warn that this could create "severe workforce planning challenges" for the NHS, which has traditionally relied on international medical graduates, especially...

2014-04-15 12:30:00

BOSTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for Healthcare Optimization (IHO) has been awarded a three year grant from NHS National Services Scotland to implement a nationwide patient-flow initiative to improve their healthcare delivery system, and to build a sustainable platform for wide scale adoption of IHO's methodology. Over the next three years, IHO will guide NHS Scotland leaders, managers, and clinicians on technical, methodological, and change-management issues to...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.