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2014-06-18 12:31:39

NEW YORK, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. News & World Report, a nationally recognized publisher of health care consumer advice and information, and Pharmacy Times, the pharmacy industry's No. 1 publication, today released the 2014 Top Recommended Health Products. The list brings the collective recommendations of thousands of pharmacists directly to consumers-covering 1,100 over-the-counter brands and more than 150 product categories....

2013-05-10 23:01:13

Nobel Prize-Winning Pyschologist Daniel Kahneman, PhD, Delivers Keynote Address and Receives Honorary Degree New York, NY (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 Two Nobel Prize winners and some of the nation´s leading health care philanthropists were honored at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai´s 44rd commencement ceremony at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center. A total of 307 degrees were granted to medical students and students in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, including...

2011-03-16 10:00:00

WASHINGTON and NEW YORK, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- The nation's two leading companies involved in quality metrics in healthcare-Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. and U.S. News & World Report-announced the creation of a powerful collaboration that will bring the Castle Connolly Top Doctors database to online visitors to the U.S. News website. The online database will become live on www.usnews.com in the coming months and will be linked with the U.S. News...

2011-02-24 00:00:45

Holbrook Health Center at Piper Shores has received a high ranking of five stars overall in U.S. News & World Report's 2011 Best Nursing Homes. The rankings highlight facilities across the nation providing high-quality care and are a worthwhile tool for millions of elderly Americans and their families in search of a nursing home. Scarborough, ME (PRWEB) February 23, 2011 Holbrook Health Center at Piper Shores has received a high ranking of five stars overall in U.S. News & World...

2009-11-30 16:19:00

FLINT, Mich., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthPlus of Michigan today announced the launch of two new HealthPlus MedicarePlus plans designed for Medicare-eligible people looking for affordable benefit choices and convenient access to quality health care. HealthPlus Medicare plans are the highest-ranked Medicare plans in Michigan, according to the "America's Best Health Insurance Plans 2009-10" rankings by U.S. News & World Report and the National Committee on Quality Assurance. "We are...

2009-08-21 13:50:00

WELLESLEY, Mass., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the 13th consecutive time, U.S.News & World Report magazine has named Babson College the #1 Undergraduate Program in the U.S. for Entrepreneurship. Babson is ranked #1 for Entrepreneurship, followed by: * #2 - University of Pennsylvania, * #3 - University of Southern California, * #4 - Massachusetts Inst. of Technology, and * #4 - Indiana University-Bloomington. Babson is also ranked #25 in the Best Business Program ranking,...

2008-12-05 08:00:00

MANCHESTER, N.H., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in New Hampshire has once again ranked among the very best health insurers, according to the current issue of U.S. News & World Report/NCQA America's Best Health Plans 2008. This recognition as one of the nation's best health plans is the result of outstanding overall performance in clinical care measures, member satisfaction and NCQA accreditation. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in New Hampshire was...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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