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2011-12-02 07:00:00

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Dec. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- H. D. Smith and Adventist Health System (AHS), one of the nation's largest healthcare providers, announce a five-year agreement in which H. D. Smith will serve as the primary supply and support vendor for the health system's hospitals, home healthcare and long term care facilities. Under the terms of the agreement, H. D. Smith will provide medical product supply chain services and support programs to Adventist Health...

2011-10-27 14:01:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Adventist Medical Center (AMC) is harnessing new technology to safely dispose of more than 90 percent of its infectious medical waste on-site. Thanks to the recently installed Red Bag Solutions Technology, the infectious medical waste from red bio-hazardous bags and sharps containers is now pulverized and sterilized, leaving confetti-like material that is safe to recycle or dispose of. AMC is the first facility in the Oregon market...

2009-06-12 07:00:00

New name and logo reflect system's progressive growth and commitment to health and wellness PAINESVILLE, Ohio, June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- After years of redefining health care in Northeast Ohio, Lake Hospital System has redefined itself. Lake Hospital System today announced that it has adopted a new name -- Lake Health. The new name reflects the health system's 107-year heritage of progressive growth, and its evolution from a single hospital to a comprehensive health system that includes two...

2008-09-01 03:00:26

By Heerwagen, Peter Valley Health is going into the hospital building business. The Winchester health-care organization recently purchased land in Warren County for a new hospital, and its West Virginia subsidiary, East Mountain Health Advantage, has purchased land near Romney for a new hospital. A proposed merger announced last month with Page Memorial Hospital in Luray, Va., 45 miles from Winchester, includes a new hospital. And Valley Health is in the hunt to purchase War Memorial...

2008-08-25 03:00:43

By Kibbe, Cindy New Hampshire's health-care facilities are growing at a record pace. From Elliot Hospital's $95 million redevelopment of the former Jac Par site in Manchester and a brand new Huggins Hospital in Wolfeboro, to the multimillion-dollar projects at New London Hospital in the lake Sunapee area to Portsmouth Regional Hospital on the Seacoast, projects are sprouting all across the Granite State. Here's a look at how they shape up: *** Frisbie Memorial Hospital, Rochester...

2008-07-03 15:00:41

UKIAH, Calif., July 3 /PRNewswire/ -- National and regional healthcare leaders will convene in Mendocino County July 18 for a one-day conference, "Connecting California to Improve Patient Care in 2008." "Ultimately we want to improve rural healthcare by increasing the local adoption of electronic medical record software and by enabling the exchange of clinical data between health care providers," explained Carl Henning, MD, president of Redwood MedNet, the conference host. The conference...