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Campbell Alliance's New Suite Of Services Delivers Launch Excellence To Clients

Campbell Alliance, the consulting arm of inVentiv Health, today announced the formation of the Campbell Alliance Launch Suite, an integrated...

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District 1199C, The National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees (NUHHCE), AFSCME, AFL-CIO endorses Jim Kenney for Mayor of Philadelphia

The following release is being issued by District 1199C, The National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees (NUHHCE), AFSCME, AFL-CIO: "Jim...

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RedBrick Health Earns NCQA Certification for Health Appraisal and Self-Management Tools

 RedBrick Health, a fast-growing leader in consumer health engagement and behavior change solutions, announced today it has earned Wellness...

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Grady Memorial Hospital Wins Statewide Patient Safety Award for Reduction of Falls

The Partnership for Health and Accountability (PHA) presented its prestigious Quality and Patient Safety Award to Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta...

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Stephanie C. Eken, M.D., F.A.A.P., a regional medical director with Rogers Behavioral Health System. Dr. Eken serves as as the regional medical director for Rogers Behavioral Health-Nashville, which is scheduled to open in May 2015. The Nashville location will offer two levels of OCD and anxiety treatment: an intensive outpatient program (IOP), which consists of treatment three hours a day, four days per week; and a partial hospitalization program (PHP), which consists of treatment six hours a day . . . .

Rogers' Specialists Address Adolescent Anxiety Disorders at NATSAP

 Stephanie C. Eken, M.D., F.A.A.P., a regional medical director with Rogers Behavioral Health System, will address the issue of childhood...

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Taking a Stand Against Added Sugars: ENU® Nutritional Shakes

 Sugar has been called the most addictive drug of our time, and one product category often overlooked regarding the amount of added sugar are...

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Catholic Health Association To Supreme Court: Working Families In Every State Should Be Eligible For Subsidies

 The Catholic Health Association has filed a friend-of-the-court brief in the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of King v. Burwell to help defend...

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New biological evidence reveals link between brain inflammation and major depression

TORONTO, Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - A new study by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) found that the measure of brain...

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Health Endeavors Releases Cloud-Based Physician Admin Software Tool "MyMedTrac" on Amazon

 Health Endeavors, a technology company focused on cloud-based data management solutions, announced the release of a cost-effective small...

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CVS Health

CVS Health Announces New Clinical Affiliations with Leading Louisiana and Kansas Regional Health Systems

 CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) announced today it has entered into new clinical affiliations with two leading regional health systems to enhance...

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A new Rockburn Institute study finds that hospitals using Lippincott Procedures are correlated with higher overall CMS Value-based Purchasing (VBP) domain ranks. According to the study, hospitals in the VBP program that use Lippincott Procedures performed 23 percent better in the median Clinical Process of Care Score and 9 percent better in Patient Outcomes.

Rockburn Study Shows Hospitals Using Lippincott Procedures Have Higher Value-based Purchasing Scores

 Rockburn Institute, a leading health research and consulting organization, today announced results from a study that finds U.S. hospitals...

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National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health and HealthyWomen

Trust in Cervical Cancer Screening is Strong - Extending Time Between Tests Triggers Concern

A newly released survey, Cervical Cancer Today: A National Survey of Attitudes and Behaviors, paints a picture of women and their healthcare...

Jan 27, 2015, 17:05 ET

Multistate Measles Outbreak Drives Up State Health Agency Costs and Points to Importance of Quality Immunization Communication

With the Disneyland measles outbreak up to 87 cases in seven states as of Jan. 26, state health departments are responding to the disease by...

Jan 27, 2015, 16:05 ET

TeamHealth Holdings, Inc Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year 2014 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

TeamHealth Holdings, Inc. ("TeamHealth") (NYSE: TMH), one of the largest suppliers of outsourced healthcare professional staffing and...

Jan 27, 2015, 14:02 ET

Minister Ambrose participates in national dialogue on addiction recovery in Canada

Supporting the Government's goal of prevention, treatment, and long-term recovery from addiction  OTTAWA, Jan. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - The...

Jan 27, 2015, 12:00 ET

Cardiometabolic Health Congress Announces Regional Conference Series

In order to expand medical education to healthcare professionals with an interest and commitment to cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention and...

Jan 27, 2015, 10:00 ET
SouthCoast Health

SouthCoast Health earns national recognition for patient-centered care

 SouthCoast Health, the Savannah-based medical organization formerly known as SouthCoast Medical Group, recently received national...

Jan 27, 2015, 08:38 ET
Female Health Company.

The Female Health Company To Report First Quarter Operating Results on Tuesday, February 3, 2015

 The Female Health Company (NASDAQ-CM: FHCO), today announced that it will host an investor conference call to discuss its operating results...

Jan 27, 2015, 08:00 ET

Cadence Health ACO Selected As A Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable Care Organization

 Cadence Health ACO, LLC, now part of Northwestern Medicine, has been selected as one of 89 new Medicare Shared Savings Program Accountable...

Jan 26, 2015, 18:22 ET

Public Health Notice Update: H7N9 avian flu

Why you should take note OTTAWA, Jan. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Since the first notification at the end of March 2013, China has been reporting to the...