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2009-10-08 05:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Rainbow Kitchen celebrates its 25th year of service to the Pittsburgh community this month, at a time when a new period of economic hardship means that the help the organization provides to families and individuals is needed more than ever.

2009-10-06 05:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- UPMC Health Plan today announced a joint initiative with BL Healthcare to address the issues of access to quality healthcare and rising healthcare costs by using technology to provide remote care over broadband.

2009-06-25 09:17:00

UPMC and UPMC Health Plan One of 17 Platinum-Level Award winners PITTSBURGH, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- UPMC and UPMC Health Plan have been honored by the National Business Group on Health (NBGH) as one of the nation's leading corporations for innovative programs that promote a healthy workplace and for helping its employees and their families to make better choices about their own health and well-being. UPMC was one of 17 employers that earned "Platinum-level" recognition from the NBGH, the...

2009-06-10 14:34:00

Improved patient care and enhanced services delivered through local radiologists TOLEDO, Ohio, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Imaging Advantage LLC (imaging-advantage.com), a nationally-recognized radiology management company, today announced the successful launch of radiology services at Mercy Health Partners (MHP)'s four Metro hospitals: St.

2009-03-17 07:00:00

St. Charles Mercy Hospital, St. Anne Mercy Hospital and St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center become first hospitals in the Toledo area to use a new, cutting edge diagnostic technology to fight serious infections and improve patient care and outcomes. WOBURN, Mass.

2009-03-05 07:30:00

Mobile assessment and deployment of wireless solution by InfoLogix ensures a hospital's communications system enables more efficient patient care HATBORO, Pa., March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A hospital's worst nightmare is having its communications system go down.

2009-01-22 11:19:00

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- McAuley Ministries, the new grant-making arm of the Pittsburgh Mercy Health System, has given out its first grant... and the recipient is the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh.

2009-01-01 07:30:00

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials of the West Penn Allegheny Health System and The Western Pennsylvania Hospital announced today the recruitment of nationally recognized burn surgeons Larry M. Jones, MD, FACS, and Roger R.

2008-12-04 12:15:00

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Dec. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDmarketplace.com announced today that it has been awarded a purchasing agreement by ROi, the for-profit group contracting entity for the Sisters of Mercy Hospital System (Mercy), headquartered in St. Louis.

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