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2012-01-10 05:00:00

EL PASO, Texas and IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cymetrix, a national leader in providing healthcare organizations and hospital-affiliated physician practices with comprehensive revenue cycle management solutions, today announced a partnership with El Paso Children's Hospital (EPCH) to provide a comprehensive revenue cycle management solution. EPCH will collaborate with Cymetrix's revenue cycle experts to design and implement a world-class business office. EPCH,...

2011-11-10 15:32:00

PHOENIX, Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On the eve of Veterans Day, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center announced that a 62-year-old Vietnam War era veteran has become the hospital's 100th lung transplant patient. The Phoenix hospital's young lung transplant program was launched four years ago and has attracted patients from throughout the western United States. Prior to the launch of the St. Joseph's program, many Arizona lung transplant candidates had to travel to California for...

2011-10-05 15:32:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TeamHealth Holdings Inc. (NYSE: TMH), today announced the acquisition of the operations of Integrity Hospitalists Group, LLC (IHG). IHG is the physician group that has been providing hospital medicine services at University Medical Center in Lebanon, Tenn., for the past four years. Physicians affiliated with IHG provide the general medical care of hospitalized patients who do not have an assigned primary care physician, or whose primary care...

2011-09-29 07:00:00

Interpoint Partners, a leading provider of revenue cycle management, performance management, and hospital-physician alignment technology and services, announced today that it has secured a contract for the implementation of its business analytics and workflow soluitons at University Medical Center in Nevada. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 29, 2011 Interpoint Partners, a leading provider of revenue cycle management, performance management, and hospital-physician alignment technology and...

2011-09-13 05:00:00

LOUISVILLE, Colo., Sept. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on a track record of serving the nation's top ranked hospitals, Medivance® Inc. is pleased to announce the 2011 U.S. News & World Report 's Top-10 Ranked Honor Roll Hospitals are all users of its Targeted Temperature Management(TM) product, the Arctic Sun®. The announcement was made by Robert Kline, President & CEO, who stated, "It is often said that you are known by the company you...

2011-09-12 13:32:00

TUCSON, Ariz., Sept. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- University Medical Center in Tucson (UMC) is validating the VENTANA INFORM HER2 Dual ISH DNA Probe cocktail assay (HER2 Dual ISH) on the BenchMark XT automated slide staining instrument to help determine HER2 gene status in breast cancer patients in an effort to change the paradigm for targeted treatment therapies. The assay, developed by Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. (Ventana), a member of the Roche group, is the first fully automated assay...

2011-07-21 10:26:00

WASHINGTON, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC) has been ranked among the top 50 hospitals nationally in three specialties - Cancer, Cardiology & Heart Surgery, and Geriatrics - in U.S. News Media & World Report's 2011-12 Best Hospitals rankings, available online at www.usnews.com/besthospitals. After years of focused efforts at becoming one of the most renowned places for cancer care in the country, this marks the first time the programs at...

2011-07-18 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. News Media Group has released the 2011-12 Best Hospitals rankings, its 22nd annual publication of the analysis. The rankings are freely available at www.usnews.com/besthospitals and will be featured in the U.S. News Best Hospitals guidebook, which will go on sale August 30. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100603/PH13717LOGO ) The latest rankings showcase 720 hospitals out of about 5,000 hospitals nationwide. Each is ranked among...

2011-07-07 08:00:00

GASTONIA, N.C., July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CaroMont Health announced it has retained Witt/Kieffer in its search for a new CEO. The decision follows an RFP process in which executive search firms from around the country were reviewed by CaroMont's Search Committee. "The committee is charged with finding a visionary leader, strategic thinker and experienced health care executive who inspires excellence in others and who strives to work collaboratively across all constituencies served by...

2011-03-31 00:00:27

Internationally respected Psychiatric Hospital, Sierra Tucson, gains recognition in the first-ever U.S. News and World Report's Best Hospitals metro area rankings. Tucson, AZ (Vocus/PRWEB) March 30, 2011 Sierra Tucson has been placed among the Best Regional Hospitals in Tucson, Arizona, in the U.S. News & World Report's first-ever Best Hospitals metro area rankings. Within the specialty of Psychiatry, Sierra Tucson received the number 1 ranking and is the only psychiatric hospital named...