Latest Wayne State University Physician Group Stories

2014-06-11 23:09:41

Wayne County positioned as national model for implementing effective psychiatric care Detroit, Michigan (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 A quality improvement project developed by Wayne State University School of Medicine researchers and Wayne State University Physician Group (WSUPG) clinicians to reduce inpatient psychiatric admissions in area hospitals could save the state’s “Healthy Michigan” newly-expanded Medicaid program $7.5 million a year. Key findings:     The...

2011-02-11 16:08:41

While the American Stroke Association reports that stroke is the third leading cause of death and one of the top causes of disability in the United States, young adults showing signs of suffering a stroke are sometimes misdiagnosed in hospital emergency rooms, preventing them from receiving early effective treatment that can prevent serious damage. Performing magnetic resonance imaging sooner on younger stroke patients entering emergency rooms can lower the rate of misdiagnosis and lead to...

2008-06-05 09:01:17

athenahealth, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATHN), a leading provider of Internet-based business services to physician practices, today announced that Wayne State University's Physician Group (WSUPG) has selected athenahealth's centrally-hosted, on-demand practice management and billing service, athenaCollector(SM). WSUPG has a network of over 400 medical providers. WSUPG physicians deliver care in some of the area's most respected medical institutions, including the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute,...

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