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2013-08-15 20:57:39

Score calculated from electronic medical records could target care to prevent unplanned readmissions, suggests study in medical care A health risk score calculated automatically using routine data from hospital electronic medical records (EMR) systems can identify patients at high risk of unplanned hospital readmission, reports a study in the September issue of Medical Care, published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health. The score, called the Rothman...

2010-01-29 11:14:00

ENGLEWOOD, N.J., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Steve Rothman (D-NJ) will be the featured speaker at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center today, 1:00-2:00 pm. Congressman Rothman will announce the latest batch of federal funds, $1.49 million, for the Institute for Patient Blood Management and Bloodless Medicine and Surgery. This brings the total amount of federal funding secured by Congressman Rothman for this institute to $4.69 million in federal resources and to over six...

2008-09-18 15:00:00

By HERB JACKSON, WASHINGTON CORRESPONDENT New Jersey's delegation was all over the map late Tuesday when it came time to vote on the House Democratic leadership's answer to the Republicans' summer mantra of "drill, baby drill." A sweeping energy bill that would allow for some offshore drilling in the Atlantic Ocean while also repealing oil industry tax breaks and investing in alternative energy was supported by three New Jersey Democrats and two Republicans. The remaining eight, four from...

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  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'