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2014-06-24 23:04:36

Phoenix Healthcare consultant Jim Hammond has purchased the Arizona Managed Care Newsletter renaming it The Hertel Report, in honor of his friend, Publisher Jim Hertel. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Jim Hammond of Professional Healthcare Solutions, LLC has recently purchased the Arizona Managed Care Newsletter from HCCA. “The Hertel report is pleased to continue the legacy of Jim Hertel and deliver timely, accurate, impartial data and other information to members of the Arizona...

2014-06-24 16:24:33

IRVING, Texas, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To help hospitals and health systems lower costs and better serve patients, Novation today announced enhancements to its industry-leading NOVAFOOD(TM) portfolio and a new Food Standardization program. Through an expanded number of offerings, hospitals can save an average of 25 percent on a broader range of food categories. In addition, they can participate in increased cash rebate opportunities for standardizing that are about 7...

2014-06-23 23:10:50

Andrea Seratte, Executive Vice President of TransactRx will be presenting at the annual NACCHO conference held in Atlanta, GA July 8th – 10th. Mrs. Seratte will be presenting on the topic: Building Public Health Capacity Through the Provision Vaccination Programs Through the Use of Innovative Technology, along with Neal Lustig, BS, MPH, Director of Health of the Pomperaug District Department of Health (PDDH). Coral Gables, FL (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Andrea Seratte, Executive Vice...

2014-06-20 12:22:57

WASHINGTON, June 20, 2014 The American Association for Homecare today applauded Congressmen Pat Tiberi (R-Ohio) and John Larson (D-Conn.) for introducing H.R. 4920, the Medicare DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Improvement Act of 2014, a new bill that will make Medicare bids binding. "The American Association for Homecare is proud to work with Congressmen Tiberi and Larson as they build support for the Medicare DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Improvement Act of 2014," said Tom Ryan, AAHomecare CEO....

2014-06-19 23:19:51

Collaborative funding will amplify the impact of foundation resources granted to research and design an enrollment system for Montgomery Cares, the health safety-net program that serves Montgomery County residents who are not eligible for state or federal health coverage. Silver Spring, Maryland (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 In an exceptional display of pro-active funding, a cohort of foundations that fund in Montgomery County has joined forces to support the design and implementation of an...

2014-06-19 23:12:52

One Centerville family is heading to Washington with representatives of Dayton Children’s Hospital to ask their members of Congress to take action and make sure children can count on a strong health care network to meet their unique needs. Awo Onwudiwe and her mother, Dr. Mamle Anim, efforts in Washington is part of a national push to have a true focus on health care for kids and to advance coordinated care for children with medical complexity in Medicaid through the Children’s...

2014-06-19 23:08:55

Service helps hospitals develop strategies that can ultimately decrease readmissions so they can avoid Medicare penalties. Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 BESLER Consulting, a leading provider of Medicare revenue enhancement and protection services for hospitals, is pleased to announce the launch of their Readmissions Analytics tool. The CMS Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (RRP) was effective for discharges beginning on October 1, 2012 and reduces payments to IPPS hospitals...

2014-06-19 23:02:05

Medication Therapy Management Developments, Value Highlighted (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 Medication Therapy Management (MTM) industry leader, OutcomesMTM™ has released its 2014 MTM Trends Report. The report, now in its second year, illustrates the impact of face-to-face MTM services on enhancing patient care and the U.S. healthcare system. “The Trends Report appeals to a diverse audience,” said Brand Newland, PharmD, MBA, OutcomesMTM Vice President of Business Development. “The report...

2014-06-18 23:13:39

In a move to provide its 150,000 Medicare members with more accurate and efficient communications, Minnesota-based health plan Medica has partnered with Cody Consulting, a national healthcare consulting firm based in Tampa, Fla. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 In a move to provide its 150,000 Medicare members with more accurate and efficient communications, Minnesota-based health plan Medica has partnered with Cody Consulting, a national healthcare consulting firm based in Tampa, Fla....

2014-06-18 12:28:23

In States without Medicaid Expansion, Cheapest Plan Costs at Least 14% of Income for Those in Gap SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HealthPocket released the findings of a major study today that examined premium affordability for 4.8 million Americans who earn too much to qualify for Medicaid in their states but earn too little to qualify for a premium subsidy under the Affordable Care Act. This group resides in 23 states where Medicaid income eligibility...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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