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Buckeye Health Plan Sponsors the All-Ohio State Fair Band at Annual Ohio State Fair, July 29 - August 9

Buckeye Health Plan, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation, announced today it will have a major presence at this year's Ohio State...

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Beacon Health Options Names Jorge Petit, M.D. To Lead New York Market

 Beacon Health Options (Beacon), the nation's premier behavioral health company, announced today that Jorge Petit, M.D., has been named the...

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Aurora Health Care Joins AVIA's Innovator Network

AVIA Health Innovation, healthcare's provider-led accelerator, announced today that Aurora Health Care, one of the nation's leading not-for-profit...

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Health 2.0 Announces Inaugural Care Delivery Symposium 2015

Health 2.0 announces the inaugural Innovating Care Delivery Symposium during the 9th Annual Health 2.0 Fall Conference. The Innovating Care...

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2015 OPTIFAST® "New You" Weight Loss Winners Revealed

 Nestle Health Science today recognized three extraordinary individuals who succeeded in their journey to healthier, happier lives. The winners...

Jul 28, 2015, 19:45 ET
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inSleep® Health's Cloud9® Anti-Snoring System Receives FDA Clearance

 inSleep® Health announced today that it has received 510(K) clearance for the company's Cloud9® Anti-Snoring System.  The...

Jul 28, 2015, 15:45 ET

Department of Health Urges Pennsylvanians to Take Safety Precautions When Outside this Summer

Secretary of Health Dr. Karen Murphy today urged residents of Pennsylvania to take special precautions if they plan to spend extended periods of...

Jul 28, 2015, 13:54 ET

Health Care Service Corporation anuncia 'Healthy Family', la nueva aplicación que ayuda a manejar servicios preventivos

Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), operadora de los planes Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma y Texas,...

Jul 28, 2015, 13:15 ET
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Health Care Service Corporation Launches Healthy Family, A New App To Help Manage Preventive Care Services

Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), operator of Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans in Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas, has...

Jul 28, 2015, 12:37 ET

Chris Kyle Patriots Hospital Dedication Held

 Part of North Star Behavioral Health, a premier provider of specialty behavioral health programs in Anchorage, the Chris Kyle Patriots...

Jul 28, 2015, 10:27 ET

ContextMedia:Health Receives Top Award at the ICX Association Excellence Awards

At the 2015 ICX Association Excellence Awards, the Interactive Customer Experience Association recognized 15 winners in the categories of...

Jul 28, 2015, 10:15 ET
Help us ensure patients are receiving the care they deserve! None of these patients went home from hospital. Yet, all had successful surgeries or were waiting to go home ... but they never made it.

Surviving Your Hospital Stay: Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety Launches Fundraising for Patient Safety

The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety (PPAHS) has launched a patient safety fundraising campaign, "Surviving Your Hospital...

Jul 28, 2015, 08:30 ET

Pregnancy: Not Just a Nine Month Stint Anymore

 Paul Starke, co-founder of Before Conception Health Resort, wants to make sure that, besides painting the spare bedroom pink or blue and...

Jul 28, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Genomic Health to Announce Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Host Conference Call on Tuesday, August 4, 2015

 Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) today announced that the company will host a conference call and webcast on Tuesday, August 4 at 4:30 p.m....

Jul 27, 2015, 16:48 ET

Virtua and Capital Health File Lawsuit to Stop Takeover of EMS Service in Camden and Hamilton

 Virtua and Capital Health System announced today that they have filed a lawsuit against the State of New Jersey.  The lawsuit asks the...

Jul 27, 2015, 16:25 ET
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Adeptus Health Inc. Announces Common Stock Offering

 Adeptus Health Inc. (NYSE: ADPT) (the "Company" or "Adeptus Health") today announced the offering of 2,750,000 shares of its Class A common...

Jul 27, 2015, 11:45 ET
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Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety Turns 4 Years Old

The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety (PPAHS) today celebrates its fourth anniversary. PPAHS posted its first blog on July 27,...

Jul 27, 2015, 08:30 ET
Kathy Warner, WellCare's President, South Carolina

WellCare Names Warner State President, South Carolina

 WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) announced today that it has named Kathy Warner state president, South Carolina, effective July 26,...

Jul 27, 2015, 08:30 ET
Zynx Health, part of the Hearst Health network, is the pioneer and market leader in evidence-based clinical improvement and mobile care solutions that provide the care guidance to enhance quality, improve care coordination, and decrease variation across an individual's health journey. With Zynx Health, healthcare organizations exceed industry demands for delivering high-quality care at lower costs. Zynx Health partners with healthcare organizations to continuously and measurably improve care.

Zynx Health Adds Android Device Support to ZynxCarebook Solution

 Zynx Health™, the market leader in providing evidence- and experience-based clinical improvement solutions, today announced that its...

Jul 27, 2015, 08:00 ET

Muchas nuevas madres informan no haber recibido ningún consejo del médico sobre la posición de dormir para el bebé o sobre la lactancia materna

BETHESDA, Maryland, 27 de julio de 2015 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Según un estudio realizado por investigadores de los Institutos...