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2010-05-21 14:25:00

WASHINGTON, May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Health Alliance of Greater Cincinnati and one of its former member hospitals, The Christ Hospital, have agreed to pay the United States $108 million to settle claims that they violated the Anti-Kickback Statute and the False Claims Act by paying unlawful remuneration to doctors in exchange for referring cardiac patients to The Christ Hospital in a pay-to-play scheme, the Justice Department announced today. The United States alleged that...

2009-07-22 07:15:00

TROY, Mich., July 22 /PRNewswire/ --CareTech Solutions (www.caretechsolutions.com), an information technology (IT) and Web products and services provider for hospitals and health systems, announced today it has signed a five-year renewal agreement to continue providing The Christ Hospital (Cincinnati, OH) with IT outsourcing services, continuing a strategic partnership that began in 2007. Under the terms of the agreement, CareTech will provide The Christ Hospital with a full range of IT...

2008-09-30 12:00:48

CINCINNATI, Sept. 30, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- The Christ Hospital will become the first in the Greater Cincinnati Tristate to implement an eICU(R) Program designed to improve critical care delivery and save lives. The eICU Program, patented by VISICU, combines early warning software and remote monitoring to connect off-site critical care physicians and nurses to ICU patients around the clock. The Christ Hospital's eICU Program, called Critical Connections, supplements existing ICU bedside care,...

2008-09-16 18:00:33

Employees at The Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio, now have access to an on-site concierge service provided by Best Upon Request, a national organization based in Cincinnati. To help reduce the demands and stress of everyday life, more than 3,700 employees of The Christ Hospital may contact the concierges to request errand running, car services, grocery shopping, event planning, information research and more. "The Christ Hospital considers employee engagement and a balance between home...

2008-08-11 12:01:13

The Christ Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, has signed an agreement with VHA Inc., the national health care alliance, for performance improvement and supply chain management services. The selection of VHA was based on the strength of VHA's supply chain management program and breadth of other clinical and networking opportunities, after reviewing proposals from leading national group purchasing organizations that compete with VHA. One important advantage that VHA will provide The Christ...

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