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Jul 19, 2010, 11:31 ET

Estimated 5,000 New Jobs To Be Created

DMC Outlines $500 Million Expansion at "Construction Outreach" Event Detroit Medical Center (DMC) launched its long-awaited new construction and...

Jul 07, 2009, 09:54 ET

Detroit Medical Center to Partner With my1HIE(R) and Link With United Physicians and Olympia Physician Groups

The Detroit Medical Center (DMC), with eight hospitals and more than 3,000 physicians, has announced an agreement today with my1HIE(R) (My One...

Mar 12, 2009, 17:51 ET

The Detroit Medical Center Pioneers New EMR System Preventing Medication Mistakes

DMC 100% Electronic Medication Verification Will Help Eliminate Errors Like The One That Nearly Killed Dennis Quaid's Babies During a highly...

Apr 14, 2008, 01:00 ET

The HealthQuake Summit to Explore Healthcare Landscape of the Future

DETROIT, April 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A unique global conference focusing on the future of healthcare will convene in Detroit June 8 -...

Jul 23, 2007, 01:00 ET

Detroit Medical Center Named 2007 Most Wired Hospital

DETROIT, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit Medical Center (DMC) has been named one of the nation's Most Wired hospitals, according to the results...

Apr 06, 2006, 01:00 ET

Detroit Medical Center Named Official Healthcare Services Provider for Four Professional Detroit Sports Teams

DETROIT, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Tigers are the latest professional sports team in the Motor City to name the DMC their Official...

Oct 12, 2005, 01:00 ET
A F DETROIT MEDICAL CENTER WHOLE BODY COOLING EQUIPMENT DETROIT MEDICAL CENTER WHOLE BODY COOLING EQUIPMENT

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 10/12/2005

DMC/WSU Physician Identifies Cold Treatment That Protects Against Infant Disability and Death From Oxygen Loss

DETROIT, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowering an infant's body temperature to about 92 degrees Fahrenheit within the first six hours of life reduces...

Aug 03, 2005, 01:00 ET

Duggan Names King as DMC Communication Director

DETROIT, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) today announced that it has named former WDIV-TV anchor and national...

Jul 02, 2004, 01:00 ET

Two DMC Hospitals Ranked Among America's Best

DETROIT, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Two hospitals within the Detroit Medical Center are included in this year's U.S. News & World Report rankings...

Jul 17, 2003, 01:00 ET

Vitale Announces Departure from DMC

DETROIT, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the lead architects of the Detroit Medical Center's turnaround and member of the team that outlined the...

May 29, 2003, 01:00 ET

Wayne County and Detroit Medical Center Propose Settlement

DETROIT, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano and Detroit Medical Center (DMC) President and CEO Dr. Arthur T. Porter are...

May 22, 2003, 01:00 ET

DMC Paves the Way for New Relationship With Wayne State University School of Medicine

DETROIT, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In a letter sent to the Wayne State University (WSU) Board of Governors late yesterday, the Detroit Medical...

May 20, 2003, 01:00 ET

Detroit Medical Center Announces Consolidation of Services

DETROIT, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Late today, the board of trustees of the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) announced that it had reviewed and approved...

Apr 07, 2003, 01:00 ET

Smallpox Preparedness Seminar to be Held for Southeast Michigan Health Care Workers April 8 and April 9

DETROIT, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Region 2 South and Region 2 North Medical Bio-Defense Networks are cosponsoring a seminar, "The Health Care...

Oct 18, 2002, 01:00 ET

Detroit Area Hospitals Collaborate on Disaster Preparedness Drill

DETROIT, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of ongoing emergency preparedness efforts throughout the city, several Detroit area hospitals...

Aug 16, 2002, 01:00 ET

Statement From Yokich Family Via St. John Hospital and Medical Center

DETROIT, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Stephen Philip Yokich, retired president of the UAW, passed away at 9:45 a.m. today (Friday, August 16, 2002) at...

Jul 18, 2002, 01:00 ET

Detroit Medical Center Awarded Homeland Security Grant, One of Only Three in Midwest

DETROIT, July 18 /PRNewswire/ -- White House Director of Homeland Security Tom Ridge today announced that the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) has...

May 16, 2002, 01:00 ET

Moody's Affirms Detroit Medical Center's Baa3 Rating, Upgrades Outlook to Stable

DETROIT, May 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Medical Center announced that yesterday Moody's Investor Service affirmed the healthcare system's...

May 14, 2002, 01:00 ET

Detroit Medical Center Names Former State Senator, John F. Kelly, as Its New Senior Governmental Affairs V.P.

DETROIT, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) announced today that former Michigan State Senator, John F. Kelly, will join the...

Jan 29, 2002, 00:00 ET

Detroit Medical Center Announces Strategic Systemwide Board Reorganization Plan

DETROIT, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Detroit Medical Center (DMC) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a governance...