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2014-08-28 23:02:25

Pittsburgh- based Allegheny Health Network and Come Ready Nutrition have established a regional partnership designed to advance sports nutrition education, concussion awareness and goal planning for competitive young athletes, scholastic athletes and their families across western Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Allegheny Health Network and Come Ready Nutrition announced today a regional partnership designed to advance sports nutrition education, concussion awareness...

2014-08-22 23:05:25

The Allegheny Health ALS program is western Pennsylvania’s first to achieve ALS Association recognition for high quality care. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 The ALS Association, along with its Western Pennsylvania Chapter, has designated the ALS Center at Allegheny Health Network as a Certified Treatment Center of Excellence. The Center, based at Allegheny General Hospital (AGH), is the only ALS treatment program in western Pennsylvania recognized by the ALS Association for...

2014-06-06 23:00:22

June 7-11 "Pirate Palooza" Event Helps Children With Burn Injuries Heal and Build Confidence Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 Burn injuries often take a devastating physical and emotional toll. For 28 years, West Penn Burn Center has hosted a summer camp program for children who’ve suffered burn injuries, offering an environment of peer support that fosters emotional healing through camaraderie and fun. This year’s camp happens June 7-11 in Pittsburgh and Camp...

2014-05-19 23:04:28

Allegheny Health Network today announced a partnership with DermatologistOnCall®, an online dermatology telemedicine service that provides patients with timely diagnosis and treatment prescriptions for more than 3,000 diseases of the skin, hair and nails. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Allegheny Health Network today announced a partnership with DermatologistOnCall®, an online dermatology telemedicine service that provides patients with quick and convenient access to...

2014-04-04 23:32:52

Allegheny Health Network and Emergency Medicine Physicians announced today the formation of a joint venture to manage the emergency departments at eight hospitals in western Pennsylvania, including six of the Network's seven hospitals. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 Allegheny Health Network and Emergency Medicine Physicians (EMP) announced today the formation of a joint venture to manage the emergency departments at eight hospitals in western Pennsylvania. The joint venture,...

2014-03-03 23:22:56

Allegheny Health Network Cancer Institute has earned QOPI® (Quality Oncology Practice Initiative) Certification for its commitment to achieving excellence and ongoing quality improvement in its medical oncology, hematology and cell transplant programs. Allegheny is one of just nine cancer centers in Pennsylvania to earn this distinction. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Allegheny Health Network Cancer Institute has earned QOPI® (Quality Oncology Practice Initiative)...

2014-02-05 16:26:15

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Allegheny Health Network has been designated an Official U.S. Olympic Regional Medical Center, joining a national network of six leading medical providers selected by the United States Olympic Committee to provide comprehensive medical services to elite Team USA athletes, including orthopedics and sports medicine, primary care, cardiovascular care, neurosurgery, physical therapy, and more. The USOC launched the National Medical...

2013-11-07 23:29:08

“First Contact-to-Balloon” Initiative Accelerates Patient Diagnosis, Empowers EMS to Activate Hospital Cardiac Teams Pittsburgh PA (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 When a heart attack strikes, time is never on the victim’s side. Without swift treatment to restore blood flow to the heart, a patient’s chances of survival or escaping serious cardiovascular injury diminish by the minute. That’s particularly true for a dangerous type of heart attack called ST-elevation myocardial...

2012-09-20 23:00:12

The Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh has attained Magnet® recognition for the second time as part of the American Nurses Credentialing Center´s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®. The designation signifies West Penn Hospital is among a select group of hospitals in the country recognized for nursing excellence. PIttsburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 21, 2012 The Western Pennsylvania Hospital has attained Magnet® recognition for the second time as part of the American...

2012-08-05 23:03:42

Administrators, staff and physicians at St. Joseph Health Center introduced Warren Mayor Doug Franklin to the da Vinci surgical system during a recent reception announcing the health center´s new robotic surgical services program. Warren, OH (PRWEB) August 04, 2012 Administrators, staff and physicians at St. Joseph Health Center introduced Warren Mayor Doug Franklin to the da Vinci surgical system during a recent staff reception announcing the health center´s new robotic surgical...


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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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