Latest Scottish Government Stories

2014-08-04 12:37:07

LONDON, August 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading mobile marketing and technology company, Incentivated [http://www.incentivated.com ] is pleased to provide a "Find my Nearest" service for Scottish Government, helping women locate their local breast screening centre. A shortcode and keyword call to action, (text SCREEN and your postcode to 61611), is being included on Scottish Government advertising, online, and on leaflets. Those who text in will then receive a reply message,...

2014-06-18 23:17:17

The defective medical device lawyers at Carey Danis & Lowe report that a Scottish advocacy group requested that the Scottish government conduct a safety review of transvaginal mesh products. St. Louis, Missouri (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 The attorneys at the St. Louis law firm Carey Danis & Lowe report that a Scottish advocacy group called Scottish Mesh Survivors made a request in early June 2014 for a safety review of transvaginal mesh products before a hearing of the Scottish...

2014-04-15 12:30:00

BOSTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for Healthcare Optimization (IHO) has been awarded a three year grant from NHS National Services Scotland to implement a nationwide patient-flow initiative to improve their healthcare delivery system, and to build a sustainable platform for wide scale adoption of IHO's methodology. Over the next three years, IHO will guide NHS Scotland leaders, managers, and clinicians on technical, methodological, and change-management issues to...

2014-02-19 16:25:20

NHS to appoint former Philadelphia City Managing Director Joseph S. Martz as successor PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- M. Joseph Rocks announced today that he will step down as Chief Executive Officer of NHS Human Services following a remarkably successful 14-year tenure that transformed the Lafayette Hill, Pa. organization into one of the largest non-profit human service providers in America, with more than 10,500 employees working at over 650 facilities in seven...

2014-02-06 23:28:30

Philadelphia Flyers Alumni Will Go Head to Head Against the NHS Blues in the Hockey Benefit Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 NHS Human Services Foundation will host the 10th Annual Goals for Giving Hockey Benefit on Sunday, March 23, 2014 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Flyers Skate Zone in Northeast Philadelphia. Each year, the Philadelphia Flyers Alumni Team laces up its skates to challenge the NHS Human Services Blues team to raise money to support the mission of the NHS...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.