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2014-10-24 23:01:08

Responding to the nursing education community’s need for specific recommendations in dealing with Ebola and other dire infectious diseases, the NLN has built a web-based resource for nurse educators, administrators, and students. A free live FAQ webinar is scheduled for Thursday, October 30, 1:00 - 2:00 pm ET. Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Responding to the nursing education community’s need for specific recommendations in dealing with Ebola and other dire infectious...

2014-10-24 16:25:39

Today's series covers Dr. Melvin Gurney - Impaired-At-Work Physician Ingested An Average Of 10,000 Pills Per Year SANTA ROSA, Calif., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In 2008, two of Dr. Gurney's employees reported that he was ordering large quantities of multiple controlled substances, on a regular basis, that were not used for patient care. They also reported that Dr. Gurney was practicing "all the time" while under the influence. The Medical Board reported that one of his...

2014-10-24 08:25:22

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of news a doctor in New York City, recently returned from treating Ebola patients in Guinea in West Africa, has now tested positive for Ebola, a leader of the nation's largest nurses organization, National Nurses United, will step up the call for much higher preparedness for the Ebola threat in testimony to Congress Friday morning.?? With the report of an Ebola case now hitting the most densely populated city in the United...

2014-10-24 00:21:09

CHICAGO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UHC named Barnes-Jewish Hospital the 2014 recipient of the Rising Star Award during the UHC Annual Conference 2014 in Las Vegas. The award recognizes significant improvements in ranking in UHC's annual Quality and Accountability Study, which identifies exemplary performance in patient safety, mortality, clinical effectiveness, and equity of care. "As the recipient of the UHC Rising Star Award, Barnes-Jewish Hospital exhibits the ethos of...

2014-10-24 00:21:07

CHICAGO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UHC announced today the top-performing academic medical centers that have won the 2014 UHC Quality Leadership Award. The award is given to UHC member academic medical centers that have demonstrated superior performance in delivering high-quality, safe, efficient, patient-centered, and equitable care. The 2014 winners are: -- NYU Langone Medical Center -- Mayo Clinic Hospital - Rochester -- The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center...

2014-10-23 23:10:04

HSTpathways and CareWire Customers Experience Improved Utilization of Patient Portals and Patient Compliance With Pre-Surgical Instructions Lafayette, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 HSTpathways and CareWire, Inc. released a case study today that highlights the operational and technological efficiencies achieved at Elmhurst Outpatient Surgery Center as a result of the collaborative implementation. HSTpathways is an ambulatory surgery center (ASC) clinical and financial management software...

2014-10-23 23:02:52

Regents Care Services (RCS), a provider of residential and facility health care services, is pleased to announce a discounted rate of 5% on all services for the months of October and November. (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 As a token of gratitude to its current and new customers, RCS is offering a discounted rate on all services to customers in the GTA Area. For those seeking Medical, Non-Medical or Holistic care within their homes – RCS provides compassionate and highly accredited staff to...

2014-10-23 08:31:22

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amelox Incorporated (http://www.amelox.com/), a publisher of interactive online textbooks for college, career and license test preparation, has announced steep discounts on select materials for veterans and active duty servicemen and women interested in entering the healthcare field. Beginning on Veterans Day - November 11 - and running through the end of the month, Amelox will launch a separate order page where military veterans can...

2014-10-22 23:10:33

Connecticut League for Nursing Annual Student Nurses Day is November 5, 2014 Fairfield, CT (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Sacred Heart University has become the event sponsor for the Connecticut League for Nursing's 34th Annual Student Nurses Day, which takes place at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville, Conn., on Wednesday, November 5. The Connecticut League for Nursing provides nursing students with resources and support while they pursue a nursing degree. In addition, it promotes continual...

2014-10-22 23:07:52

The Sullivan Institute for Healthcare Innovation’s Patient Experience Council expands Institute of Medicine’s definition for patient-centered care with six guiding principles RESTON, Va. (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 The Louis W. Sullivan Institute for Healthcare Innovation, which is dedicated to distribute health information technology innovation to transform quality and efficiency of healthcare delivery worldwide announced the development of six key guiding principles of patient-centered...


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