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2008-10-14 09:00:45

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- PassportMD, the award-winning provider in online health record and wellness services, announced today that television personality Joan Lunden has signed a multi-year partnership with the company. The announcement comes as PassportMD launches its innovative concierge service, ConcierCare(TM). Ms. Lunden, a mother of seven children, will educate busy moms across America about PassportMD's concierge service, which helps users create an online health...

2008-05-07 09:01:09

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical technology's impact on doctors, insurance companies and hospitals is creating a revolution with far-reaching implications for how consumers are served and the industry performs in tomorrow's healthcare market. This revolution will be chronicled in "The Convergence of EMRs, PHRs, CDHC, Concierge Medicine, and Minute Clinics in Healthcare," and "New Business Models for the Practice." The two lectures will be presented by Steven M. Hacker, MD,...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'