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Mar 27, 2015, 16:04 ET

Government of Canada improves access to health services for Calgary's French-speaking population

Removing barriers to accessing quality health services in both official languages CALGARY, March 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, Joan Crockatt,...

Mar 27, 2015, 14:37 ET

Oregon's Health CO-OP announces extended Open Enrollment for 2015 coverage

 Individuals who missed the February 15 deadline for health insurance have new options to enroll for 2015 coverage with Oregon's Health CO-OP,...

Mar 27, 2015, 13:06 ET

Adventist University of Health Sciences' Physician Assistant Program Receives Provisional Accreditation

 Adventist University of Health Sciences' (ADU) Physician Assistant Program recently received an Accreditation-Provisional status from the...

Mar 27, 2015, 11:57 ET

Temple Health & Bioscience District Relocates, Offers Office And Lab Space To Biotech Companies

The Temple Health & Bioscience District (THBD) today announced it will relocate in April to a 5,000-square-foot building at 1802 South First...

Mar 27, 2015, 11:20 ET

Government of Canada improves access to French and English health services

Ensuring Canadians have access to quality healthcare in both official languages WINNIPEG, March 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Shelly...

Mar 27, 2015, 08:30 ET

IDEA World Fitness Convention™ Announces 2015 Event Highlights

The IDEA World Fitness Convention recently announced the details for the upcoming global event to be held July 15–19 at the Los Angeles...

Mar 27, 2015, 06:05 ET

Exclusive: WebMD Interviews President Obama About Plan for Combating Antibiotic Resistance

 WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD), the leading source of health information, today announced an exclusive White House interview on the new...

Mar 26, 2015, 16:25 ET

Information Update - Miracle Mineral Solution: Ingesting bleach-like chemical dangerous to health

OTTAWA, March 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Health Canada is reminding Canadians that consuming a product sold as "Miracle Mineral Solution" (MMS) may pose...

Mar 26, 2015, 15:49 ET

Premium cigar bill: Another tax break for Big Tobacco

 Members of Raise it for Health, a coalition of Minnesota's leading health and nonprofit organizations, responded today to discussion of House...

Mar 26, 2015, 10:27 ET

The better way: Public and private sectors working together to reform pharmacare in Canada

TORONTO, March 26, 2015 /CNW/ - The life and health insurance industry supports significant reform to Canada's pharmacare system. As noted in...

Mar 26, 2015, 09:00 ET

BLDG Health and See Me. See Diabetes. Launch Empowerment Movement

See Me. See Diabetes., led by diabetes psychologist, Dr. Susan Guzman, and BLDG Health found a welcoming reception at its launch at the Taking...

Mar 26, 2015, 08:45 ET

National Humorist and Comedian Jimmy Tingle Headlines CEOS' All-Star Roast Reunion to Benefit Boston's Premier Urban Health Center

 Nationally noted social and political humorist and comedian Jimmy Tingle will headline an All Star Roast Reunion featuring...

Mar 26, 2015, 08:15 ET
Sense Health is a mobile coaching solution for care management programs to efficiently support growing patient populations and improve health outcomes.

The Nicholson Foundation Supports Sense Health & CompleteCare Health Network Partnership to Provide Personalized Mobile Coaching for New Jersey Medicaid Patients

 Sense Health is a mobile coaching solution for care management programs to efficiently support growing patient populations and improve health...

Mar 25, 2015, 19:05 ET

Salus Home Health Third Annual Skill Training - An Innovative Approach to Disaster Preparedness

Salus Home Health, an award-winning company at the forefront in providing coordinated home-based care services, is holding its third annual skills...

Mar 25, 2015, 16:45 ET

Acting Secretary of Health Dr. Karen Murphy Joins Industry Leaders at White House Health Innovation Kick-off

Pennsylvania Department of Health Acting Secretary Dr. Karen Murphy represented the commonwealth today at a White House meeting to kick off the...

Mar 25, 2015, 15:00 ET

Dr. Cheryl Whitaker, CEO of NextLevel Health, and Husband, Dr. Eric Whitaker, Co-present the Yerby Diversity Lecture at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

 Dr. Cheryl Whitaker, CEO of NextLevel Health, co-presents the Yerby Diversity Lecture in Public Health at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of...

Mar 25, 2015, 12:19 ET

New Study Shows Financial Benefit of Improving Patient Safety

In a new study made available online today in the Journal of Patient Safety, researchers from Adventist Health System (AHS) and Pascal Metrics...

Mar 25, 2015, 10:20 ET

The Time Is Now To Fully Measure ROI Of Medication Therapy Management

 When a new solution benefits everyone in the healthcare system, yet still is not being widely adopted; it's appropriate to start asking why....

Mar 25, 2015, 09:00 ET

Blackstone Group's Equity Healthcare selects RedBrick Health to Deliver on Wellness 2.0 Vision for its Member Companies

 RedBrick Health, a fast-growing leader in consumer health engagement and behavior change solutions, announced today a three-year partnership...

Mar 25, 2015, 09:00 ET
Streamline Health, Inc. is a healthcare industry leader in capturing, aggregating, and translating enterprise data into knowledge - actionable insights that reduce exposure to risk, enhance operational performance, and improve patient care. Through our Looking Glass(TM) Platform we provide clients with meaningful, intelligent SaaS-based solutions from patient engagement to reimbursement. We share a common calling and commitment to advance the quality of life and the quality of healthcare...

Streamline Health, Inc. Named a TAG Top 40 Innovative Technology Company

 The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG), the state's leading association dedicated to the promotion and economic advancement of Georgia's...