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Team Health Holdings, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2015 Financial Results

First Quarter 2015 Highlights: - Net Revenue increased to $840.5 million; 31.0% over first quarter of 2014 - Net earnings...

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Genomic Health Announces First Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Reports Record Oncotype DX® Test Volume

Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) today reported financial results and business progress for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. Product revenue...

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Supplemental Health Care Names Travis Furlow As Vice President Of RPO

 Supplemental Health Care, one of the nation's premier healthcare staffing firms, has named Travis Furlow as Vice President & General...

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Public Health Reminder: Lyme disease

OTTAWA, May 5, 2015 /CNW/ - Why you should take note Lyme disease is a serious illness that is present in Canada and spreading. Canadians at risk...

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AAHC Holds Graduate Medical Education (GME) Regional Roundtable at the University of Pennsylvania

The Association of Academic Health Centers (AAHC) will hold the third of its regional roundtable series on graduate...

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Perrigo Animal Health Launches PetArmor® Joint Health Maximum Supplement for Dogs

 Perrigo Animal Health, a division of Perrigo Company plc (NYSE: PRGO; TASE), today announced that it has launched PetArmor® Joint Health...

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SCAN Health Plan, Express Scripts' Quality Network Improves Medicare Beneficiary Health

 Medicare beneficiaries with diabetes, high blood pressure or high cholesterol may achieve better health outcomes when using pharmacies that...

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HII Simplifies Health Insurance Purchasing with AgileHealthInsurance.com

 Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. (NASDAQ: HIIQ) (HII), a leading developer of affordable health plans, today announced its newest line of...

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Media Advisory: Carepoint Health To Open First And Only Comprehensive Women's And Children's Centers In Hudson County- Offices In Hoboken, Edgewater And Jersey City

New offices provide more opportunities to offer high quality healthcare to residents of Hudson County WHO: CarePoint Health CEO Dennis...

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Teva Canada Chooses HPIC in Exclusive Agreement to Handle All Medication Donations

MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 5, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Health Partners International of Canada announces that Teva Canada Limited has selected them as...

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Truck Stop Health Care Takes Over Two Truck Stop Locations From Clinics on the Road; Gary, IN and Portage, WI to Perform DOT Physicals for CDL Drivers by FMCSA Certified Medical Examiners

 Truck Stop Health Care LLC was formed in Florida last year with the sole purpose of serving CDL drivers on highway truck stops. Dr. Dhaliwal,...

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The Female Health Company to Present at the 16th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference on May 12, 2015

 The Female Health Company (NASDAQ-CM: FHCO), which manufactures and markets the FC2 Female Condom®, today announced that it will be...

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Allina Health President and CEO Penny Wheeler Joins Health Catalyst Board

 Health Catalyst, a leader in healthcare data warehousing and analytics, announced today that Penny Wheeler, MD, the President and Chief...

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Manny Hernandez, Co-Founder of TuDiabetes and Diabetes Hands Foundation, Joins Livongo Health™ Leadership Team

Manny Hernandez, a non-profit leader and advocate for people with diabetes, has joined Livongo Health as Senior Vice President, Member Experience....

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AdCare Completes the Operations Transfer of Eight Arkansas Facilities and Signs Agreements to Lease Two Oklahoma Facilities and Sell One Oklahoma Facility

 AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ADK) (NYSE MKT: ADK.PRA), a self-managed healthcare real estate investment company that invests...

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AMC Health Collaborates with URAC on Its Telehealth Standards Development Effort

 AMC Health, a leading provider of 'real-time' patient management solutions has announced that it will collaborate with URAC on its national...

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SAMHSA Recognizes Grammy Nominee Mary Lambert on National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day 10th Anniversary

Singer/songwriter Mary Lambert will join the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to commemorate the 10th anniversary...

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New Approach for Preventing Sexual Violence among College Students

 One in five college students experiences sexual assault during their college career, and a New York-based health and wellness company is...

May 04, 2015, 15:51 ET

Successes Marked in New Approach to First Nations Healthcare in BC

BC Tripartite Principals meet to assess progress since October 2013 transfer of health services COAST SALISH TERRITORY, BC, May 4, 2015 /CNW/ -...

May 04, 2015, 14:56 ET

Banner Health Technology Management department earns prestigious 'TechNation Magazine' award

The Technology Management department at Phoenix-based Banner Health was recently awarded the 2015 'Department of the Year' by TechNation Magazine....