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2014-09-24 23:09:21

The PracticeMatch Philadelphia Career Fair will take place Wednesday, October 1, 2014 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the Sheraton Philadelphia University Hotel, 3549 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 PracticeMatch, a leading provider of physician data and services to in-house physician staffing professionals, will be hosting a physician career fair in Philadelphia, PA. The PracticeMatch Philadelphia Career Fair is a free event designed specifically for residents,...

2014-09-17 23:16:00

Daniel S. Lann, MD, FACEP to Lead New Facility Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Daniel S. Lann, MD, FACEP as the Medical Director of its new Thornton-136th facility. “We are pleased to announce Dr. Lann as the facility medical director of our new Thornton facility,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room....

2014-09-15 23:11:30

PracticeLink to host physician job fair in Chapel Hill to connect recruiters with providers. Chapel Hill, NC (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 More than 30 million additional Americans have access to health insurance due to the Affordable Care Act. This fact begs the question “are there enough physicians to see them all?” As health care reform and an aging population create a demand for doctors that far exceeds the supply, health care organizations are trying to stay on top of the...

2014-09-15 16:29:16

New training model prepares physicians for 21st century health care HONOLULU, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients in today's changing health care landscape are receiving primary and specialty care more frequently in an outpatient setting versus a hospital. In an effort to stay ahead of the curve and to ensure that patients continue to receive high quality medical care; Kaiser Permanente Hawaii announced today the launch of its new internal medicine residency program. The...

2014-09-10 12:28:14

Top-tier performance for U-M Health System residency programs in all 20 specialties rated in Doximity/U.S. News poll ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Doctors nationwide rate the University of Michigan Health System as one of the best places for young doctors to train in their chosen field, across 20 medical specialties, according to a new ranking released today. U-M residency programs earned a top spot in the country in all ranked specialties, from...

2014-09-08 08:28:57

Leading hospitalist organization grows regional leadership team. TACOMA, Wash., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sound Physicians, a leading hospitalist organization focused on driving improvements in quality, satisfaction and financial performance of inpatient healthcare delivery, is pleased to announce the promotion of Lasongia Morton, MD to Regional Medical Director. Lasongia joined Sound Physicians in 2012 and most recently held the Chief Hospitalist position at Southern Regional...

2014-09-03 12:28:27

Facing Higher Costs, MCOs Will Push for Lower-Cost Treatments, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that surveyed managed care organizations (MCOs), psychiatrists and primary care physicians (PCPs) anticipate a significant increase in demand for drugs treating major depression, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia, owing to the expansion of Medicaid (in 24 states) and the availability of affordable...

2014-08-27 12:27:48

Factors Driving This Change Include Proliferation of Healthcare Technology and Changes in Compensation, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that surveyed managed care organizations (MCOs), endocrinologists and primary care physicians (PCPs) anticipate the percentage of their beneficiaries and patients with type 2 diabetes enrolled in population health management (PHM) programs will increase over...

2014-08-25 12:27:13

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, N.J., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JerseyCare IPA, a subsidiary of Osler Health IPA, a primary care physician centered, physician owned and managed health network, has contracted with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) to provide a new model of integrated care to Horizon BCBSNJ members. Services become available October 1, 2014, starting in Northern New Jersey. JerseyCare is a next generation physician network designed to provide...

2014-08-11 23:07:50

Ed Powers, MD Welcomed to His New Role Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, announced Ed Powers, MD as the Medical Director of its Colorado Springs – Powers facility. “We are pleased to announce that Dr. Powers will now be the medical director of our Colorado Springs – Powers facility,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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