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2014-09-05 23:02:43

The Bay Area Hyundai Dealers, including Crown Hyundai in St. Petersburg, raised $75,000 to donate to the St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital Foundation through Hyundai Hope on Wheels. ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 The entire Crown Automotive Group is committed to making a positive impact on the community, and Crown Hyundai in St. Petersburg is no exception. The dealership, along with other Bay Area Hyundai Dealers, recently raised $75,000 to donate to St. Joseph’s...

2014-08-01 16:24:10

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- So far this year, 18 children, including one in the Tampa Bay area, have died from heatstroke after being left inside of a hot car. On National Heatstroke Prevention Day, St. Joseph's Children's Hospital's Child Advocacy Team showed how hot a parked car gets in the summer sun by baking cookies inside a vehicle. It only took minutes for the cookie dough to spread and within about two hours the cookies were complete. It was about 98 degrees...

2014-06-27 23:02:56

St. Joseph by-the-Sea Students Use ExamSoft in Conjunction With Student iPads to Enhance Seamless Online Learning Environment Staten Island, New York (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Staten Island-based St. Joseph by-the-Sea High School students finished their last round of final exams this week, all without needing a pen or single piece of paper. Building on its Seamless Online Learning Environment launched last year, the high school most recently partnered with ExamSoft Worldwide to administer six...

2014-06-24 16:24:43

TAMPA, Fla., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Joseph's Children's Hospital, the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Tampa Bay Storm recognized more than 100 children during the 17(th) annual Kids are Heroes at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. Kids are Heroes is a St. Joseph's Children's Hospital program that honors children ages 5-18 for doing the right thing. Parents, teachers, guidance counselors and neighbors nominate children for doing heroic deeds that range from saving someone's life to...

2014-05-27 12:31:05

President and CEO of St. Joseph's Healthcare System Honored by ACHE-NJ PATERSON, N.J., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- William A. McDonald, President and Chief Executive Officer at St. Joseph's Healthcare System, has been selected to receive the prestigious American College of Healthcare Executives-NJ 2014 Distinguished Service Award. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140521/90094 ACHE-NJ presents this award each year in recognition of the personal and professional contributions...

2014-04-30 23:09:23

Scot Young Research has been serving businesses in the Northwest for 20 years, offering innovative cleaning products that outpace the competition. With a focus on Green Cleaning and customized solutions, Scot Young Research has developed loyalty among key brands in the U.S. St. Joseph, Missouri (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Scot Young Research (SYR) is celebrating 20 years of producing and distributing innovative cleaning tools and products in St. Joseph, MO. International companies including...

2014-04-28 16:30:26

Pediatric patients of all ages celebrate an important rite of passage that every teen should have, no matter how sick. TAMPA, Fla., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Joseph's Children's Hospital hosted prom night for pediatric patients who were unable to attend their own dance due to hospitalization or who, due to chronic or life-threatening conditions, may never get the opportunity. On Friday, April 25, 2014, more than 50 patients dressed up in fancy gowns and handsome...

2014-04-10 12:27:37

Follows Day-in-the-life of Medical Residents at St. Joseph's Hospital TORONTO, April 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, Health Minister Rona Ambrose learned first-hand the challenges of delivering healthcare in a busy urban hospital. The Minister joined medical residents at St. Joseph's Health Centre in Toronto by spending time with them as they delivered frontline care. In addition, the Minister also discussed a range of issues, such as patient care, patient safety and health human...

2014-03-18 20:22:03

SAN FRANCISCO, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue Shield of California, Hill Physicians Medical Group and Dignity Health announced today a three-year accountable care initiative to provide integrated, cost-efficient care to approximately 14,600 Blue Shield HMO members in San Joaquin County. About 10,300 of these enrollees are members of the California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS). The organizations expect this collaboration to result in improved quality...

2014-03-05 16:26:33

Growing Trend Reflects MEMdata's Comprehensive Approach to Equipment Services COLLEGE STATION, Texas, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When St. Joseph Health System in Bryan, Texas decided to build a new facility to accommodate growth in patient volume, they did not have to search far for an Equipment Planning firm to provide technology services on the project. College Station, Texas based MEMdata, located just minutes away, was already under contract to provide ongoing capital...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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