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2013-10-24 23:33:45

People are needlessly dying in our hospitals in epidemic numbers while national leaders focus on how to save money through ObamaCare. Dr. Ira Williams, patient safety expert and author of the recent book Find The Black Box identifies what has always been missing in the efforts to make medical care safer. Greenville, SC (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Institute of Medicine To Err Is Human (http://is.gd/2MSBhR) raised national awareness of the tragic rate of needless hospital deaths annually in...

2013-10-24 23:31:00

Schuylkill Medical Associates is proud to welcome Dr. Aliya Ali to lead in the expansion of the Montgomery County division. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 As a leading geriatric house call practice in the Delaware Valley region, Dr. Christine Pluta and the Schuylkill Medical Associates team is proud to welcome new hire Dr. Aliya Ali. “Dr. Ali brings great experience to our team with her palliative care background,” says Dr. Christine Pluta, medical director of Schuylkill...

2013-10-18 12:11:52

Outpatient visits rose, ER visits remained same after CHIP insurance expansion -- while ER visits rose in a comparison group of young adults with less insurance coverage As the nation's health care system prepares for uninsured Americans to gain health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act, a question hangs over crowded hospital emergency departments: Will the newly insured make fewer ER visits than they do today? According to the results of a new University of Michigan...

2013-10-15 23:23:00

Hospitals named as America’s Best are then invited to join an elite network of brands, across multiple industries, which carry the Women’s Choice Award, symbolizing their commitment to women. Wyoming, MI (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 Metro Health Hospital has received the 2013 Women’s Choice Award for being voted one of America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Experience by women. This distinction is the only award that identifies the country’s best health care institutions based on...

2013-10-10 23:28:49

Twice as many patients are needlessly dying in our nation’s hospitals now than were estimated to be needlessly dying over twenty years ago. Dr. Ira Williams announces a series of presentations entitled “Find The Black Box – Establish Patient Care Accountability”. Greenville, SC (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 "There are 200,000 preventable deaths each year in the US healthcare system, like having 20 Boeing 747 airliners going down each week,"...

2013-10-09 23:24:54

Schedule an appointment with a doctor in one click. Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 Novant Health has launched a convenient solution for new patients to schedule an appointment with the click of a button. Previously limited to calling doctor’s offices during business hours, new patients seeking an appointment can now view in real-time a nearby doctor’s availability and schedule their appointment from a computer at any time night or day. Using this technology, patients can...

2013-10-06 23:01:53

LifeWings Partners LLC is focused on providing solutions to hospitals across the country to help them protect their patients from the third leading cause of death in America's hospitals--medical errors. http://www.saferpatients.com (PRWEB) October 06, 2013 LifeWings, a patient safety consulting firm, offers solutions to protect patients and combat the rising statistics of patients deaths caused by medical error in the U.S. According to a new study in the Journal of Patient Safety,...


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