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2012-09-04 06:27:14

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Health Intelligence (BHI®) recently recognized The Washington Hospital, located in Washington County, as a high performing facility in obstetrical care, by having one of the lowest rates of potentially avoidable complications (PACs) in the country. BHI analyzed health care claims data and identified The Washington Hospital as having the best year-over-year performance for pregnancy and delivery healthcare services based on the BHI Potentially...

2009-10-15 08:36:00

ROCHELLE PARK, N.J., and FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- JGI, a business and technology consulting firm headquartered in Rochelle Park, NJ, recently completed a successful ADP upgrade at Washington Hospital Healthcare System in Fremont, California. The client's premise-based ADP applications are used to manage human resources, payroll, and benefits, as well as interfacing with other critical hospital information systems. (Logo:...

2009-07-08 08:36:00

FREMONT, Calif., July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Health caregivers at Washington Hospital in Fremont will rally at 5 p.m. Wednesday to urge the hospital to negotiate and settle their contract. Many of the 450 workers at the public hospital are facing economic hardships as they pass the one-year mark without a contract. Added stress affecting them and their families has the potential to undermine the high-quality care they reliably provide. "I put food on the table every day for patients....

2008-09-14 06:00:20

By Matthew Artz FREMONT -- A Washington Hospital doctor is asking that the hospital board of trustees meet privately with him and other doctors who participated in the film "Life for Sale." Dr. Ramineni Rao, a vascular and general surgeon at the hospital, said that management has unfairly lumped him with the film's driving force, Dr. Evelyn Li, and has responded unprofessionally to his involvement in the film. In a statement delivered to the board, Rao wrote, "It does not reflect well on...

2005-09-25 13:27:01

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Vice President Dick Cheney was released from a Washington hospital on Sunday, one day after he underwent surgery to treat aneurysms behind both knees, a spokeswoman said. "The vice president left the hospital at 10 a.m. He will work from home tomorrow. He is doing well," said Cheney spokeswoman Jennifer Mayfield. Cheney shook hands with doctors and walked cautiously to a car as he left the hospital. Doctors at George Washington University Hospital operated on...