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Innovaccer Deploys CIS™ Product Suite at StratiFi Health

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 01:18:43 -0500

StratiFi Health, a physician services and population health organization with over 500 PCPs partner with Innovaccer to make over a million lives healthier across the southwest United States. [PR.com]



Joan Tortorici, RN, BSN Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Joan Tortorici, RN, BSN of Brooklyn, New York has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the fields of human services and healthcare. About Joan Tortorici,, RN, BSN Ms. Tortorici is a Registered Nurse at AHRCNYC, which is a family-governed organization, committed to finding ways for people with [PR.com]



Dr. Ira Gordon Early Credentialed by TRICARE

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Dr. Early, a physician with Wellness Family Medicine has been credentialed by TRICARE Insurance. [PR.com]



Less Than One Month Before ACA Deadline: What do North Carolinians Need to Know?

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:30:00 -0500

North Carolinians only have one month to enroll or re-enroll in quality, affordable health coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace. The fifth open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) ends December 15. During this open enrollment period, uninsured North Carolinians are able to select plans that fit their needs and budgets on the Marketplace. [PR.com]



Gaming4Guts – A New Online Gaming Competition Blazes Fundraising Trail for Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA)

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:18:00 -0500

72-Hour Gaming4Guts Event to Take Place December 1-3, 2017. Goal: $10,000. Innovative Initiative Created by Former Chicago Area Fire Fighter in Partnership with Others Afflicted with IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease). [PR.com]



The 41st World Hospital Congress Closes After Two and Half Days of Meetings and Social Events Around the Topic "Patient-Friendly & Smarter Healthcare"

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0500

The scientific program of the 41st World Hospital Congress (WHC), organized by the International Hospital Federation (IHF) and Taiwan Hospital Associations (THA) ended last November 9, 2017 after the closing ceremony which also introduced the 42nd WHC that will take place in Brisbane in 2018. The 41st WHC was marked by the award ceremony where four winners of four different categories were announced and called to present [PR.com]



Stool Bank in Asia Welcomes New Scientist

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:07:00 -0500

The Asia Microbiota Bank, the first stool bank in Hong Kong, expands the team by adding a new scientist to help lead research efforts on bacteria clusters unique to the Asian population. The scientific team uses next generation sequencing and strain level analysis to optimize Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT) treatment outcomes in Asia. "We hope that the deep FMT data we are collecting from around Asia will help [PR.com]



Deni A. Harmala Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Deni A. Harmala of Billings, Montana has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 35 years in the field of healthcare. About Deni A. Harmala Ms. Harmala is a Charge Nurse in the Alzheimer’s Unit at Billings Health & Rehabilitation Community, which is a long-term care facility providing [PR.com]



Anita Iskenderian Honored as an Industry Leader for October 2017 by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0500

Anita Iskenderian of New York, New York has been honored as an Industry Leader for October 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Anita Iskenderian Ms. Iskenderian has over 25 years experience in the healthcare field. She is an Administrative Assistant at Magellan Health, Inc., which is a healthcare system providing [PR.com]



Annual Webinar to Examine Trends Shaping the Healthcare Industry in 2018 in Strategic Planning Session

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:12:00 -0500

The Healthcare Intelligence Network will present its fourteenth annual roadmap to the key issues, challenges and opportunities healthcare organizations can expect to face in the coming year during "Trends Shaping the Healthcare Industry in 2018: A Strategic Planning Session," a December 7, 2017 webinar. [PR.com]



Berry Brunk Promoted to Chief Executive Officer, Stratus Interoperable, Inc., Effective January 1, 2018

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 09:46:56 -0500

Chief Strategy Officer Berry Brunk promoted to CEO effective 1/1/18. Current CEO and Chairman Fred Zolla will move to the position of Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors and will work closely with Mr. Brunk to execute the overall business strategy and vision of the company. [PR.com]



Kidney Care Partners Lends Support for the Nomination of Alex M. Azar II for U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 06:06:07 -0500

Kidney Care Partners (KCP), the nation’s largest kidney coalition comprised of physician groups, providers, patient advocacy groups, manufacturers and researchers, today praised President Trump for his nomination of Alex Azar for Secretary of the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). KCP recognizes Mr. Azar as being a well-respected thought leader both nationally and internationally on [PR.com]



Patronus Health CEO Named to 2018-2019 Turner Syndrome Society Board of Directors

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 07:27:00 -0500

Patronus Health founder and CEO Mandy Long appointed to TSSUS Board of Directors, joining the leading resource network for Turner Syndrome patients, families, and physicians in the country. [PR.com]



SustaFix LLC Created a Honey-Based Product for Treating Joint and Tissue Pain

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0500

A novel honey-based product for treating joint and tisssue pain has been created and manufactured in Atlanta, Georgia. SustaFix gel contains propolis extract, bee venom, bee extract, beeswax, cedar sap, olive oil, horse chestnut extract and wax moth extract. Additional ingredients embaded in product's formula include vitamins C, B1, and B5, which play role in strengthening the vein muscle walls and tissue regeneration. [PR.com]



Thomas Morizio Joins RxFunction, Inc.

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:11:43 -0500

Thomas Morizio, former President and CEO of ACIST Medical System and HLT, joins RxFunction, Inc. Morizio brings more than 31 years of extensive medical device business leadership experience to RxFunction. [PR.com]



The 41st World Hospital Congress Opens with 850 Delegates from 48 Countries

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0500

The International Hospital Federation and Taiwan Hospital Association bring together healthcare professionals from all over the globe at the 41st World Hospital Congress in Taipei. [PR.com]



A Practical Discussion About AI and Machine Learning in Healthcare Digital Marketing

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 22:00:00 -0500

Arteric’s President Prepares Healthcare Marketers to Transform Digital Disruption Into Competitive Advantage. [PR.com]



Causalius Partners with Virtual Rehab to Treat Patients Across the GCC Using Virtual Reality

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:36:47 -0500

Virtual Rehab expands its services offering to the Middle East region by signing an exclusive partnership with Causalius. [PR.com]



Aunt Bertha Makes Connecting Patients and Members to Social Programs Easier with Epic

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:40:00 -0500

In an effort to connect patients in need to social service programs, today Aunt Bertha announced it has launched an application in the Epic App Orchard. Aunt Bertha makes it easy for people facing social needs - and those who help others - to find and make referrals to appropriate programs and services for food, shelter, health care, work, financial assistance and more. In addition, the platform serves those working in [PR.com]



Government’s First Year Performance Results Confirm Success of Coordinated Care Models in Kidney Care for Improved Patient Outcomes, Medicare Savings

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:48:32 -0500

Comprehensive End Stage Renal Disease Model (CEC) Tests and Evaluates New Payment and Care Delivery Model. [PR.com]



Another Disruption from Dubai? This Time, It's Healthcare: DrFive.com.

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 10:00:00 -0400

DrFive.com, a regional healthcare portal hosting over 15,000 profiles of doctors and medical institutions in Dubai, completed its 2nd phase revamp to introduce an interactive doctor search engine enabling easier search and comparison of medical practitioners in the region. [PR.com]



Smart Health Conference at the Bally's Las Vegas Hotel and Casino on Feb 8 and 9, 2018

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 09:11:54 -0400

SmartHealth is organising a healthcare technology conference focusing on the latest innovations. [PR.com]



Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O’Gara Forms Strategic Alliance for Expanded Health Care Practice in New England

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Prominent Massachusetts health care law attorney and litigator, Frank E. Reardon, joins Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O'Gara as Of Counsel. [PR.com]



Nevada Insurance Enrollment Helps Explain the Confusing Changes Coming in 2018 with Obamacare Open Enrollment

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 12:08:11 -0400

Local Las Vegas health insurance agent Shelly Rogers warns Nevadans, "There are huge changes taking place with health insurance options for 2018. Some insurance companies are leaving us, while new insurance companies are coming into Nevada. If you aren’t 100% certain that your insurance company and health insurance plan will be available in 2018, you need to call your insurance company and verify this. Your insurance [PR.com]



Menorah Park Selects Stratus Interoperable (SI) as Its Data Management and Analytics Partner

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 11:40:00 -0400

Stratus Interoperable, Inc., an innovator in data integration and advanced analytics solutions, has signed a three year agreement, to deliver its StratusLink™ data management and advanced analytics platform, to Menorah Park, a nationally recognized Long-term Post-acute Care Provider. [PR.com]



Artificial Intelligence Accelerates Marketing: Biopharma and Medical Device eMarketing Summit

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 12:00:00 -0400

Digital Marketing Thought Leader Prepares Healthcare Marketers for the Next Digital Disruption [PR.com]



CleanCut Technologies to Demonstrate Medical Device Packaging Innovations at BIOMEDevice 2017

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 07:00:00 -0400

Medical device manufacturers will have the opportunity to discover CleanCut Technologies’ innovative line of custom medical device packaging products in Booth #529 at the BIOMEDevice 2017 Show on December 6-7 at the San Jose Convention Center. CleanCut Technologies continues its effort to design and manufacture the most innovative and effective medical device packaging available. As a result, two new packaging [PR.com]



Watercrest Senior Living Group Chooses Concentrik to Protect Its Communities Digital Marketing Presence Online

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 06:58:00 -0400

Watercrest Senior Living Group, a premier regional senior living provider in Florida, partners with digital marketing experts of San Francisco-based, Concentrik. [PR.com]



Femina Physical Therapy Redefines Girls Night Out

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Heather Jeffcoat, Physical Therapist and author, to headline landmark discussion forum on pelvic and sexual health at exclusive L.A. women’s event. She has invited expert speakers for an evening designed to encourage women to learn how to optimize their health in a stress-free, intimate atmosphere. [PR.com]



ACT Inc. Marks 61st Anniversary with Free Human Interest Column Offered to Media

Sat, 28 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

A new consumer-interest column is being offered free to the media by the founder of a multi-media marketing company to mark the 61st anniversary of ACT., Inc, Philadelphia. The article is headlined “Handicapped? Using a walker has its benefits. Like Walking!” The author is Joe Ball, President, Act., Inc, now 88. The firm owns the business-to-business newspaper Act; produces two different weekly 30-minute [PR.com]



Saint-Gobain Seals Showcasing Life Sciences Sealing Solutions at Compamed Trade Show

Sat, 28 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Saint-Gobain Seals will showcase their design engineering capabilities and critical sealing solutions for life sciences core systems at the Compamed tradeshow in Dusseldorf, Germany. [PR.com]



Central Island Healthcare Invites HorseAbility Miniature Therapy Ponies Aiden and Pearl to the Facility

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

HorseAbility’s miniature therapy ponies Aiden and Pearl are visiting Central Island Healthcare on Thursday, November 9th at 2:15 PM. [PR.com]



Innovative Community-Clinical Partnerships to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities Focus of November 16, 2017 Webinar

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 15:05:00 -0400

Bronx Health REACH will describe how innovative partnerships with local faith-based programs, bodegas, restaurants, schools, clinics and art groups promote the health and well-being of area residents during a November 16, 2017 webcast sponsored by the Healthcare Intelligence Network. [PR.com]



November 15, 2017 Webinar on Patient Portal Roll-Out Strategy: Activating and Engaging Patients in Self-Care and Population Health

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 12:10:00 -0400

Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), which operates the fastest growing patient portal on the Epic® platform, will provide an inside look at the portal's roll-out as well as its unprecedented user growth during a November 15, 2017 webcast sponsored by the Healthcare Intelligence Network. [PR.com]



SMi's Pharma USA Week Attendee List Released Ahead of Pharmaceutical Microbiology East Coast 2017

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The 8th in its series, Pharmaceutical Microbiology East Coast, will debut in New Jersey, November 13- 14, 2017. [PR.com]



Qm2® Solutions Partners with GenOne Media Group in Deep Dive Customization Through Smarter LifeStyle Network

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 12:50:02 -0400

Qm2® Solutions and Pittsburgh-based GenOne Media Group partner to improve patient engagement in over one thousand healthcare venues nationwide. Qm2®’s proprietary SaaS platform, SEngage®, united with GenOne Media’s out-of-home-network, Smarter Lifestyle Network (SLN), provides patients with the opportunity to submit valuable feedback at the point of care. "Partnering SEngage with SLN creates [PR.com]



Kathryn D. Keithley, Psy.D. Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Kathryn D. Keithley, Psy.D. of Wayne, Pennsylvania has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Kathryn D. Keithley, Psy.D. Dr. Keithley is retired after over 25 years in the healthcare field. She served as a Psychologist and Supervisor of the Outpatient Department. She [PR.com]



Dysautonomia Advocacy Foundation Launches Virtual Art Gallery to Help Establish Autonomic Disorders Clinic at Medical University of South Carolina

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 16:42:50 -0400

Dysautonomia Advocacy Foundation launched today a virtual art gallery aimed at raising funds to establish a permanent Research Chair of Autonomic Disorders at the Medical University of South Carolina. Artists’ Eye on Dysautonomia features works from Charleston-area artists, as well as others from around the state and country, who are donating up to 100 percent of each work’s proceeds directly to DAF’s [PR.com]



Vein911 Hosts Reception for University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine Expansion

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 07:30:00 -0400

Vein911 announced today that it recently hosted an Investment in Discovery event for the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute’s Downtown Expansion. The event was held on October 11 at the construction site of the new building. Dr. Charles Lockwood, Senior Vice President, USF Health and Dean, USF Health Morsani College of Medicine, briefed over 100 business and community leaders [PR.com]



Bumrungrad International Hospital Achieves Global Healthcare Accreditation

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 09:00:00 -0400

Bumrungrad International Hospital (BIH) (https://www.bumrungrad.com/thailandhospital), a pioneer in medical travel since 2002, has been awarded a three-year term of “Accreditation with Excellence” by the Global Healthcare Accreditation Program (http://globalhealthcareaccreditation.com/) for its Medical Destination Program. As one of the largest private hospitals in Southeast Asia, Bumrungrad International [PR.com]



Bogen Communications Gives All Employees Life Saving LifeCodes for Faster Medical Care

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 01:00:00 -0400

Bogen Communications, Inc. will be completing a companywide rollout of MyHealth Emergency and Healthcare Services for all of its employees and their family members so they may collect their medical records, track their health and faster access to care. [PR.com]



Launch Consulting Donates Laptops to Timmy Global Health

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:00:00 -0400

Launch Consulting continues to donate old laptops to Indianapolis-based global health and medical service non-profit organization, Timmy Global Health. [PR.com]



Teen’s “Adding Tomorrows” Mall Tour to Benefit CF Foundation is Underway

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 07:50:39 -0400

Thirteen year old Rose Ostrowski of Berwick, PA recently returned from Nashville, TN after kicking off her third annual “Adding Tomorrows” tour at the Hard Rock Café. Using her singing and musical talent, Ostrowski hosts the annual tour to help raise awareness and donations for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, to find a cure for the disease that took her cousin, Camillia in 2012. The teen is excited [PR.com]



The Medical Center of Aurora Names Cindy Meyer Chief Operating Officer of Behavioral Health Services

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:00:00 -0400

HCA/HealthONE’s The Medical Center of Aurora (TMCA) announced that Cindy Meyer has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer of Behavioral Health Services at TMCA’s Behavioral Health and Wellness Center. In her new role Meyer will continue to lead operations at TMCA’s behavioral health campus as well as behavioral health services across the HealthONE system. Under Meyer’s leadership, The Medical [PR.com]



Cleveland Clinic Achieves Global Healthcare Accreditation for Medical Travel Services

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:00:00 -0400

Cleveland Clinic (https://my.clevelandclinic.org/), perennially ranked as one of the top hospitals in the US by U.S. News and World Report, has been awarded a three-year term of “Accreditation with Excellence” by the Global Healthcare Accreditation Program (http://globalhealthcareaccreditation.com/) for its Medical Destination Program. Founded nearly a century ago, Cleveland Clinic has always lived at the [PR.com]



HexCare Has Been Revamped and is Now Known as Qolty

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:08:05 -0400

The mobile clinical research platform, founded by the ex-NASA/ex-Google computer scientist, Alex Wormuth, has been rebranded and is now known as Qolty. This is certainly good news for the medical field. HexCare has been known as one of the top choices when it comes to healthcare research management, and the rebranding of this company allows for exciting opportunities for both researchers and physicians. Here are some of [PR.com]



GHR Brings Healthcare Innovation to Orlando with Healthcare Revolution™

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Healthcare Revolution™ will focus on disrupting and fostering innovation in the healthcare and benefits industry. [PR.com]



Allzone Management Solutions is Exhibiting at the AAHAM 2017 Annual Conference in Nashville, TN

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Allzone Management Solutions, Inc. is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at the AAHAM 2017 Annual Conference from October 18th to October 20th, 2017 in Nashville, TN. The AAHAM 2017 Annual Conference offers a fantastic array of educational sessions that will come together to exchange ideas, renew old friends, make new ones, and further their knowledge and education in the field of Patient Account [PR.com]



October is Physical Therapy Month: A Ray of Light in Our Healthcare System

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 07:01:51 -0400

Physical therapy has come a long way from its humble beginnings around the WWI, treating our maimed soldiers. Now they have over 95,000 members in the US and requires a Doctorate Of Physical Therapy degree. In most states they are able to treat without a physicians prescription and you are now able to connect to a physical therapist virtually. [PR.com]



2017 Patient Engagement Trends: Providers Educate to Impact Social Health Determinants, Health Literacy

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:10:00 -0400

Challenged by patients' social determinants of health and low health literacy, healthcare organizations employ education to engage the populations they serve, according to September 2017 metrics from the Healthcare Intelligence Network. [PR.com]



The International Assoc. of Who’s Who Has Named Dr. Richard Evan Steele Professional of the Year

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Dr. Richard Evan Steele of Silkeborg, Denmark is recognized by the International Assoc. of Who’s Who for exemplary achievements in the field of Medicine. [PR.com]



Care3 to Sponsor National PACE Association Annual Conference

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Care3™(www.care3.co), the world’s first team collaboration platform for healthcare delivered in the home and community, is sponsoring the 2017 National PACE Association Annual Conference. Care3 makes it easier for interdisciplinary care teams to collaborate with patients and families around a single care plan, helping to optimize care and avoid negative outcomes like emergency visits and [PR.com]



Amedisys Selects Forcura for Paperless Document Management and Secure Communication

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 08:00:00 -0400

Forcura, a healthcare technology company, announces that Amedisys, Inc., one of the nation’s leading home healthcare, hospice and personal care companies, has fully implemented Forcura to facilitate paperless document management, secure mobile communication, and integration with its EHR of record, Homecare Homebase. Forcura is a strategic partner of Homecare Homebase. The Forcura platform is a comprehensive [PR.com]



2017 Healthcare Case Management Trends: More Care Team Integration, Face-to-Face Patient Encounters

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:07:00 -0400

The latest case management metrics from the Healthcare Intelligence Network indicate widespread adoption of integrated case management, larger caseloads, and case manager fulfillment from patient interactions. [PR.com]



The 25th SAPA Annual Conference: Advancing Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Development Through Global Collaboration

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The Sino-American Pharmaceutical Professionals Association (SAPA) held its 25th annual conference at the Doubletree in Somerset, New Jersey on September 29-30, 2017. Under the leadership of SAPA Presidents Dr. Lei Tang and Dr. Jian Liu, this annual event grew 50% in content, expanding from last year’s one-day program to a day and half this year. Dr. David Ho, a pioneer on the cocktail treatment of AIDS and a keynote [PR.com]



ProlifeStream Named Among Top Products for 2017 CPG Editors Choice Award for Innovation and Market Impact at SupplySide West Expo

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 06:47:45 -0400

About SupplySide West: For 21 years, SupplySide has helped dietary supplement, food, beverage, personal care and cosmetic professionals find information to explore, discover, innovate and market their next best-selling product. ProlifeStream was nominated in the Antioxidant Category for innovation and impact. [PR.com]



TupeloLife Invited to Speak at AHA's Health Tech & Innovation Forum in Boston; Forum Will Connect Leaders in Technology and Healthcare

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

TupeloLife will present at the American Heart Association’s Health Tech & Innovation Forum, October 4-5 in Boston. The Health Tech & Innovation Forum will gather top healthcare providers and researchers, health technology experts, industry thought leaders and entrepreneurs from the world’s most renowned companies and institutions to consider how technology can measurably improve health [PR.com]



The App That Will Crush the Opioid Crisis

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Too often individual suffering from muscle and joint pain are prescribes medications to treat the symptoms, rather than addressing the cause. Using the VPT app, patients who might otherwise be unable to access a musculoskeletal clinician can schedule a virtual visit with a licensed specialist able to treat their pain. The benefits are exactly the same as an in-person visit, with the only difference being convenience and [PR.com]



Healthy Amplified Launches Their Medical History Injury Documentation Solution

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Healthy Amplified unveiled their New Healthcare Communication Solution launch. Healthy Amplified unveiled the commercial website and solution to healthcare communications during the launch event in Chicago on August 25th. The by invitation only event provided a spectacular splash in the Chicago Healthcare Scene held in the Rivernorth neighborhood in downtown Chicago. Healthy Amplified announced a series of national, [PR.com]



SCPC: New Study of Medicare “DIR” Fee Legislation Helps Demonstrate PBMs as Bad Actors Across Full Spectrum of Transactions

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 17:48:14 -0400

Solutions to PBM Pricing Abuses Must Address Entire Drug Supply Chain [PR.com]



Wayne Brady Among Invisible Disabilities Champions to be Honored at 10th Annual Invisible Disabilities Association Awards Gala in Colorado on Oct. 21st

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 07:00:00 -0400

The Invisible Disabilities® Association (IDA) honors its 2017 award recipients on Oct. 21st at the 10th Annual Awards Gala, Laugh Out Loud, in Lone Tree, Colorado. This year’s Awards Gala, sponsored by Fireplace Warehouse ETC. is an opportunity to raise awareness and funds, plus honor incredible eight individuals and organizations making positive contributions towards understanding and education of invisible disabilities. [PR.com]



Finally…an App to Relieve Your Muscle and Joint Pain

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 06:16:18 -0400

Certified Virtual Physical Therapists can treat you for a variety of muscle and joint pain right from the comfort of your own home. You no longer have to wait to see a physician or travel when you are in pain. [PR.com]



Lite Run Awarded $100,000 SBIR Grant for Innovative Mobility Device

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Lite Run Inc. is pleased to announce that it has won a $100,000 Small Business and Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living and Rehabilitation Research. The award targets the development of a home version of the innovative Lite Run mobility device which has been used in clinical rehabilitation for the treatment of patients with gait and balance difficulties. The [PR.com]



The Charlotte Observer Names Insight Global a Winner of the 2017 Top Workplaces Award for the Second Year in a Row

Tue, 03 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Insight Global’s Charlotte, N.C. office has been awarded a 2017 Top Workplaces honor by The Charlotte Observer. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement. Several aspects of workplace culture were measured, including Alignment, Execution, [PR.com]



MappBio Announces Contracts with BARDA for ZMapp and Additional Filovirus Medical Countermeasures

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Mapp Biopharmaceutical, Inc., announced today that it has been awarded a Project BioShield contract (HHSO100201700017C) of approximately $46 million by The Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), part of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, to advance ZMappTM to licensure by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). A [PR.com]



United Concierge Medicine to Speak at National Conference; Algozzine to Serve as Expert at American Telemedicine Association Fall Forum

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

UCM CEO will be a featured "XPert" at the ATA EDGE Fall Forum in Washington, DC, discussing how UCM is changing the front door of health care by marrying customized concierge medicine with the efficiency of telemedicine. UCM has developed a unique model that saves an average of $600 per utilization, with a 99% patient satisfaction rate and 100% customer retention rate. [PR.com]



Kidney Care Community Celebrates the Passage of the Senate’s CHRONIC Care Act with Unanimous Consent

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 11:50:00 -0400

Kidney Community States Bill will Improve Access to Quality Care, Expand Treatment Choice. [PR.com]



Healthcare Analytics Market Examined by Aniruddha Sowale in Its New Report Now Available at MarketPublishers.com

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

New research study featuring the healthcare analytics market prepared by Aniruddha Sowale has been recently uploaded at MarketPublishers.com. [PR.com]



The Morgan Leary Vaughan Fund Wins Health + Wellness Design Award

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 08:00:00 -0400

The Morgan Leary Vaughan Fund (Morgan’s Fund) is pleased to announce that it has received an award from Graphic Design USA (GDUSA). The "Speaking of NEC" brochure, created as a companion piece to the audio podcast series of the same name, has been recognized as part of GDUSA’s 2017 American Health + Wellness Awards™. For five decades, GDUSA has presented competitions that focus on areas of [PR.com]



Flora H. Sowell, LPN Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Flora H. Sowell, LPN of Charlotte, North Carolina has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 40 years in the field of healthcare. About Flora H. Sowell, LPN Ms. Sowell is the Owner of Flo’s Home Health Care which is a home healthcare agency providing in-home healthcare services in Charlotte, [PR.com]



The Illinois Children's Healthcare Foundation Invests $10 Million to Double Impact of Successful Children’s Mental Health Initiative

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Four Communities to Receive Resources to Build Systems of Care [PR.com]



Lifetime VIP Member Denise Campbell Has Been Named 2017 Top Female Leader in America

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Strathmore’s Who’s Who Lifetime VIP Member Denise Campbell, of Las Cruces, New Mexico, has recently been named the 2017 Top Female Leader in America for her outstanding contributions and achievements in field of Healthcare/Physical Therapy. [PR.com]



Gail Nickerson is Named Professional of the Year by the International Association of Who’s Who

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Gail Nickerson of Roseville, California, is recognized by the International Assoc. of Who’s Who for exemplary achievements in the field of Healthcare. [PR.com]



Tacoma Chiropractor Dr. Pete Atkins Offers Specialized Care for Fibromyalgia Patients

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

In order to bring attention to one of the most misunderstood and misdiagnosed diseases, Dr. Pete Atkins with Atkins Chiropractic in Tacoma, WA is opening his doors to Fibromyalgia patients who may have seen other doctors but not found relief. Utilizing a revolutionary program called Atlas Orthogonal Chiropractic, Dr. Atkins treats patients with gentle, pain-free techniques that produce rapid results. [PR.com]



AAIHR Supports the Emergency Nursing Supply Relief Act

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 09:12:00 -0400

The American Association of International Healthcare Recruitment (AAIHR) announced its support today of the Emergency Nursing Supply Relief Act. The bill, recently introduced by U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, designates up to 8,000 visas annually for nurses, physical therapists and other healthcare professionals who are in critical need and short supply. Shari Dingle Costantini, AAIHR Chair of Regulatory Affairs said, [PR.com]



CardioVascular Coalition Urges Adoption of National Strategy to Address Unnecessary Amputations During Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Awareness Month

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 14:34:55 -0400

Vascular care leaders call for policies to prevent amputation without arterial testing, increase PAD awareness, support screening for at-risk populations and promote multidisciplinary care [PR.com]



Announcing eLuma’s All-Inclusive Telehealth Curriculum Platform - Content, Lesson Planning, Apps, Assessment

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 06:55:17 -0400

School district special education programs all over the country are facing a similar challenge: How do we bring high-quality therapy and mental health services to our students without sacrificing quality? Live, online speech therapy, online occupational therapy, and online mental health services are a great solution. eLuma has released the latest update to their industry leading platform so special education teams [PR.com]



CleanCut Technologies Announces "Vault" Packaging System for Medical Devices

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 06:30:00 -0400

CleanCut Technologies “Vault” packaging system is an innovative alternative to pouch-style packaging that protects and retains medical devices. The system combines a universal thermoformed tray with the flexibility and versatility of CleanCut’s HDPE pouch cards. [PR.com]



Tessa R. Fischer, MD Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Tessa R. Fischer, MD of Deerfield, Illinois has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 40 years in the field of healthcare. About Tessa R. Fischer, MD Dr. Fischer is a self-employed physician providing patient care in Deerfield, Illinois. She is a family practitioner responsible for overall general [PR.com]



HealthPoint Plus, Inc. and MyMedicalShopper Enter Into a Strategic Channel Partnership Agreement

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 08:00:00 -0400

HealthPoint Plus, Inc. continues to expand its aggressive network by entering into a strategic marketing partnership with a synergistic health care company, MyMedicalShopper. [PR.com]



Sandra A. Mouloudj Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Sandra A. Mouloudj of Dix Hills, New York has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements for over 35 years in the field of healthcare. About Sandra A. Mouloudj Ms. Mouloudj is an Adult Nurse Practitioner in the Correctional Center at Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow, New York. She is responsible [PR.com]



Explorer Surgical is Named One of the Top 100 Finalists for the 16th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 11:57:00 -0400

Out of 530 nominees, Explorer Surgical of Chicago has been selected as one of the Top 100 Finalists still in the running for the 16th annual Chicago Innovation Awards. The awards celebrate the most innovative new products and services in the Chicago region across all organization sizes, sectors and industries. 1500 business and civic leaders will come together to honor the winners when they are announced on October 30th [PR.com]



Matrix IT Wins AIM 2017 AIDC Case Study Competition

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 13:28:03 -0400

Matrix IT was declared winner of the AIM 2017 AIDC Case Study Competition for furthering AIDC technology in the healthcare vertical. AIM notes, “It [TRACTUS] is considered a game changer for standards and verification of small data matrix codes by many in the industry.” [PR.com]



California Health Leader Honored at National Conference

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 10:00:00 -0400

NCHS President & CEO, Irma Cota, has been recognized as an outstanding community leader for the medically underserved. [PR.com]



Christina Freden is Named Professional of the Year by the International Assoc. of Who’s Who

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Christina Freden, BSN, RN, CLNC, FNE, of Kasilof, Alaska, is recognized by the International Assoc. of Who’s Who for exemplary achievements in the field of Consulting. [PR.com]



Solis Mammography and Einstein Healthcare Network Announce Partnership to Expand and Upgrade Breast Health Centers in the Philadelphia Region

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 17:44:13 -0400

Solis Mammography, the nation’s largest independent provider of breast imaging services, and Einstein Healthcare Network, a leading healthcare system in the Philadelphia region, announced today a joint venture partnership agreement. In Fall 2017, the partnership will launch with the first of five locations at Einstein Medical Center Montgomery located at 559 West Germantown Pike in East Norriton, PA, followed by [PR.com]



San Diego Pain Consultants is Pleased to Welcome New Pain Physicians

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 06:18:37 -0400

Introducing Dr. Brittany Grovey and Dr. Gemayel Lee [PR.com]



Kidney Community Executes Rapid Response to Help Dialysis Patients Affected by Hurricane Harvey

Fri, 08 Sep 2017 16:48:37 -0400

Providers, patient advocate groups, physicians and manufacturers step up to provide relief to dialysis patients across the Texas Gulf region. [PR.com]



Renew Bariatrics Offers All-Inclusive Medical Tourism Packages

Fri, 08 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Renew Bariatrics offering comprehensive packages for bariatric surgery in Mexico, with medical travel coverage, price transparency and a multitude of preference options. All-Inclusive Bariatric Surgery Packages Include: Weight-loss surgery packages, with Price Transparency. Medical Tourism Coverage Included. Leading Surgical Facilities and Hospitals in Mexico. Top Bariatric Surgeons. Renew Bariatrics strives to [PR.com]



DrugRehab101.com Relaunches Site with New Design and Expanded Content

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

DrugRehab101.com features articles on commonly abused drugs, treatment options, and drug rehab programs. Rehab facilities can choose a featured listing to advertise their service on the site. [PR.com]



LW Consulting, Inc. to Showcase Services at the PACAH 2017 Fall Conference in Pittsburgh, PA

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 05:00:00 -0400

Come see LW Consulting, Inc. at Booth 35 at the Pennsylvania Coalition of Affiliated Healthcare & Living Communities (PACAH) 2017 Fall Conference to be held September 11-14 at the Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square in Pittsburgh, PA. [PR.com]



BookJane, On-Demand Care Company, Launches New Enterprise Caregiving Platform for Corporate Clients

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Care company BookJane is launching their new online platform. With this platform corporate clients can book caregivers easier, faster, and more reliably. [PR.com]



NOI Announces Ownership Change

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

NOI, the premier Canadian medical device company, announced ownership change. [PR.com]



PatientClick Launches Telemedicine for Concierge Medicine Practices

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 14:00:00 -0400

PatientClick is pleased to announce the launch of Telemedicine for Concierge Medicine Practice. Whether you are starting a new practice or converting your existing practice to a Concierge Medicine Model, Telemedicine is the fastest, easiest way for doctors to connect directly with patients. And, the application makes it simple for patients to find a physician on demand right from their smartphones. The anywhere, anytime [PR.com]



Complete Sleep Management in Fort Worth Receives Program Accreditation

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 06:48:15 -0400

Complete Sleep Management in Fort Worth recently received program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). “The American Academy of Sleep Medicine congratulates Complete Sleep Management on meeting the high standards required to earn accreditation as a sleep disorders center,” said Dr. Ilene M. Rosen, AASM President. “CompleteSleep Management is an important resource to the [PR.com]



US Based Company Produced Cholestifin Drops for Normalizing Cholesterol Levels

Mon, 04 Sep 2017 11:07:00 -0400

Cholestifin is a liquid for oral use, intended to normalize cholesterol levels. [PR.com]



Solutions for a Healthier World Foundation Funding Stem Cell Treatment for Lupus Sufferer

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 15:15:46 -0400

Arizona based 501(c)(3) brings innovative stem cell therapies and treatments for autoimmune diseases to those unable to afford them. [PR.com]



The Medical Center of Aurora Announces Emily Trujillo as Vice President of Strategy & Business Development

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

HCA/HealthONE’s The Medical Center of Aurora (TMCA) has announced that Emily Trujillo is assuming the role of Vice President of Strategy and Business Development, effective immediately. Trujillo, who previously served as Director of Physician Services at TMCA, has been with the hospital since 2010 and this will be her fourth role in the organization. Trujillo began her career at TMCA as a Physician Relations [PR.com]



At Home Personal Care Opens New Center in Warrenton, VA

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 08:11:00 -0400

At Home Personal Care Services LLC just opened its second headquarters in the Northern Virginia Region. The new location in Warrenton, Virginia serves as place where families with loved ones in need of skilled professional in-home nursing care, therapy services and personal care can call for quality in home care. [PR.com]



September 14, 2017 Webinar: Social Determinants of Health - Using Empathy Interviewing to Help Care Teams Understand Factors Impacting Patient Health

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 12:10:00 -0400

TAV Health will demonstrate how empathy interviewing equips care teams to identify and remove social determinants of health (SDOH) barriers during a September 14, 2017 webcast sponsored by the Healthcare Intelligence Network. [PR.com]