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2014-10-22 16:28:55

Wellforce represents high quality, lower cost alternative model focused on supporting clinicians and their connections to patients BOSTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tufts Medical Center and Lowell General Hospital today announced that they had finalized their agreement to establish a new health care system. The new system, which has been approved by the Department of Public Health and reviewed by the Health Policy Commission, will be known as Wellforce. Wellforce...

2014-09-10 23:03:52

New book calls for overhaul of engineering education Needham, Mass and Douglas, MI (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Our current engineering educational system is broken. As a result, we are not graduating enough or the right kind of engineer innovators needed to solve the complex challenges of the world, from energy production to cyber security. Less than five percent of U.S. undergraduates choose engineering as a degree, and more than 50 percent will leave the major before graduating –...

2014-08-06 08:31:48

Development Stage Company to Focus on Breakthrough Treatments of Neurological Diseases BOSTON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tufts Medical Center and ATON Partners, LLC today announced the formation of CereVasc, LLC, a research and product development stage company, focused on innovative treatments of neurological diseases. Initially CereVasc, LLC will develop a novel technology designed by the neurosurgical team at Tufts Medical Center to dramatically improve the process and lower...

2014-06-20 23:07:58

Madeleine Somerville, author of All You Need Is Less (Viva Editions 2014), weighs in on the most effective ways to go green with a shopping routine. (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Madeleine Somerville, eco-expert and author of All You Need Is Less: The Eco-friendly Guide to Guilt-Free Green Living and Stress-Free Simplicity, was featured on Care2 in an article on greening a shopping routine. Somerville suggested a never-fail way of remembering to bring reusable bags to the grocery store. Rather...

2014-04-14 16:25:21

Alternative model to emphasize unmatched collaboration and provider autonomy to manage and improve health BOSTON, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tufts Medical Center and Lowell General Hospital today announced plans to form a new health system. Designed as an alternative model, this new system will foster collaboration between and among community-based and academic medical providers to effectively identify patient needs and manage the health of the communities they serve....

2011-05-04 07:24:00

SOMERVILLE, Mass., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE: FRT) today announced that the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) submitted a notice to bidders for the construction of a new Orange Line T station for Assembly Row at Assembly Square. The new station at Assembly Row will be the first to be built on the Orange line since the Southwest Corridor Stations in 1987 and will be located between Sullivan Square and Wellington Station. (Logo:...

2011-02-11 10:36:00

Tufts Finds "Outrage Talk" on the Rise among Liberals & Conservatives MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass., Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While the tragic shooting in Arizona has spotlighted the vitriol that seems to pervade political commentary, objective research examining the scope of this disturbing phenomenon has been lacking. In the first published study of its kind, social scientists at Tufts University's School of Arts and Sciences have found that outrage talk is endemic...

2011-02-09 08:49:00

SOMERVILLE, Mass., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE: FRT) today announced that the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) board voted to approve a memorandum of agreement (MOA) between Federal Realty and the MBTA -- another significant milestone in Massachusetts' largest development project. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050907/DCW070LOGO ) The approved agreement which received unanimous support from the board outlines the...


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