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Supplymind to Introduce Truly Integrated Supply Chain Optimization Solution at #ASHP17 Midyear Meeting, Dec. 4-7

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 22:03:45 -0500

Finally, an easy-to-use, web-based, supply chain optimization tool designed to help the hospital pharmacy integrate disparate systems, optimize purchase planning, and dramatically reduce waste and time spent managing the pharmacy supply chain. []

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). []

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. []

Avant Healthcare Professionals to Attend the 2017 FONE Fall Conference

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 07:00:00 -0500

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally experienced nursing and allied health professionals, will be attending the Florida Organization of Nurse Executives (FONE) Fall Conference in Orlando, FL on November 9-10, 2017. “We are excited to be a participant in the Florida Organization of Nurse Executives Fall Conference. Avant Healthcare Professionals offers a unique approach to []

The Brooklyn Hospital Center Selects Velocity’s Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure

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

Velocity Technology Solutions Inc., a global leader in enterprise cloud managed services, announced the successful go-live of The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) enterprise resource planning application suite leveraging Velocity’s Cloud Application Management Platform™ (VCAMP™) on Amazon Web Services (AWS). With this launch at TBHC, Velocity has now brought over 120 healthcare organizations’ mission critical applications []

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 []

Avant Healthcare Professionals to Exhibit at the 2017 OONE Fall Conference

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 07:00:00 -0500

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally experienced nursing and allied health professionals, will be exhibiting at the Ohio Organization of Nurse Executives (OONE) Fall Conference in Dublin, OH on November 8-10, 2017. “We are excited to engage in the Ohio Organization of Nurse Executives Fall Conference," said Brian Hudson, Senior Vice President. "Avant Healthcare []

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

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 10:00:00 -0400, 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. []

Avant Healthcare Professionals to Exhibit at the 2017 VNA Nurse Staffing Summit

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally experienced nursing and allied health professionals, will be exhibiting at the 2017 Virginia Nurses Association (VNA) Staffing Summit at the Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, VA on November 3-5, 2017. “We are excited to participate in the Virginia Nurses Association Staffing Summit. Avant Healthcare Professionals offers an []

Denver's Rose Medical Center Achieves Straight “As” for Patient Safety in The Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

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

The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit health care ratings organization, announced updated Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades and awarded Rose Medical Center the elite designation of “Straight As” for its ongoing achievements in patient safety. Rose is one of only 59 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” consistently since 2012. []

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. []

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 []

NAA Announces New Five-Year, $500,000 Commitment with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®

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

In all, NAA has raised and donated more than $5 million for St. Jude through its partnership, now in its 22nd year. In addition to those efforts, the NAA hosts the NAA Toy Auction every November at St. Jude. []

Lite Run Inc. is Winner of 2017 Spine Technology Award

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

Lite Run Inc. announced today that it is a 2017 winner in the Ninth Annual Spine Technology Awards for its ExoSuit and Gait Trainer products. Evaluated by a panel of physician judges, the award criteria include clinical relevance, innovation, potential to improve standard of care, and cost effectiveness. Sponsored by Orthopedics This Week, publication founder Robin Young notes that “Patients, physicians, hospitals, []

Mary’s Center to Expand Healthcare Access in Montgomery County in 2018

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

Expansion to a New Location in Silver Spring Made Possible by a $600,000 Grant from The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation. []

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 []

Bumrungrad International Hospital Achieves Global Healthcare Accreditation

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

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

Dulce E. Fernandez, RN, BSN, PHN, DHCS-CMT Recognized as a Professional of the Year and a Woman of Excellence by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Dulce E. Fernandez, RN, BSN, PHN, DHCS-CMT of Azusa, California has been recognized as a Professional of the Year and a Woman of Excellence for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of healthcare. About Dulce E. Fernandez, RN, BSN, PHN, DHCS-CMT Ms. Fernandez has more than 20 years of experience in the healthcare field. She is the Senior []

Monarch Medical Technologies Assembles Glucose Management Innovators and Thought Leaders at 2017 EndoTool® User Group Meeting

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

EndoTool User Community Gathers in Charlotte to Share Best Practices, Innovations and Industry Trends for Optimizing Glycemic Control of In-Hospital Patients []

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 []

Cleveland Clinic Achieves Global Healthcare Accreditation for Medical Travel Services

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

Cleveland Clinic (, 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 ( for its Medical Destination Program. Founded nearly a century ago, Cleveland Clinic has always lived at the []

Avant Healthcare Professionals Announces Partnership with Junior Achievement of Central Florida

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:00:00 -0400

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally educated nursing and allied health professionals, has announced it is partnering with Junior Achievement (JA) to change the lives of youth in the Central Florida community. Junior Achievement is a national organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their futures, []

SEER Introduces Digital Primary Market Area (PMA) Analytics for YMCAs

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 09:00:00 -0400

The new interactive PMA is a powerful tool that will help Ys better understand their diverse market areas and the members they serve, provide leadership with invaluable data for capital planning, and present marketing personnel with branch level insight to build plans for the many communities they serve. []

The Solution Containment Announces Sale for Infection Prevention Week

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

Save big on The Solution HEPA-filtered Mobile Containment Units during Infection Prevention Week from October 15-21. []

Qrons Inc. Announces Launch of New Website Website Offers Visitors Insight Into the Company's Innovative Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Traumatic Brain Injuries

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 18:32:00 -0400

Qrons Inc. (OTCPK: QRON) ("Qrons " or the "Company"), a preclinical biotechnology company developing advanced cell-based solutions to combat neuronal injuries with a laser focus on traumatic brain injuries, announced today the launch of its fully featured website. The website offers quick and easy access to essential information by offering a comprehensive understanding of the Company's innovative []

South Nassau Communities Hospital Completes First Phase of $60 million Emergency Department Expansion

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

The newly renovated Emergency Department annex, which previously was used for storage, will help maintain emergency service to the community as other parts of the Oceanside Emergency Department are renovated and expanded. []

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. []

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 []

MarketLab Introduces Vein-Eye™ to Its Healthcare Customers to Save Time and Improve Patient Satisfaction

Sun, 01 Oct 2017 03:00:00 -0400

MarketLab recently added the Vein-Eye™ near-infrared vein locator to its extensive offering of unique and hard-to-find products for healthcare professionals. Vein-Eye is ideal for use with virtually all patients, regardless of age or skin color. Its harmless, near-infrared LED light locates veins and displays high-quality images on its included monitor. “No one likes getting blood drawn,” said Ross []

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. []

Avant Healthcare Professionals to Exhibit at the 2017 ANCC Magnet Conference

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

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally experienced nursing and allied health professionals, will be exhibiting at the 2017 American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) National Magnet Conference in Houston, TX October 11-13, 2017. “Avant Healthcare Professionals is excited to participate at this year’s event, which will showcase the best nursing practices for the []

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. []

Bitcoin Introduced Into Georgia Medical Clinic

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

Local non-surgical pain management center enters the international world of Bitcoin by offering patients a new payment option. []

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 []

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.” []

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 []

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. []

Hurricane Irma Reports 185 MPH Sustained Wind Speeds, Still 75 MPH Slower Than Canless Air System's X3 Hurricane

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 20:35:43 -0400

The X3 Hurricane from Canless Air System has wind speeds of over 260 MPH and is used as a replacement to computer dusters by over half of all Fortune 500 companies. []

NOI Announces Ownership Change

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

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

At Hoag, New CT Scanner Decreases Radiation Exposure While Improving Image Quality for Optimal Patient Care

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian recently became the first hospital in Orange County to install the Siemens SOMATOM® Force CT Scanner, a state-of-the-art imaging tool that allows radiologists to obtain higher quality images faster, more efficiently and with less radiation than older generation CT scanners. “This technology definitely raises the bar when it comes to performing detailed, high-resolution []

Prevent Life Safety Inspects 500,000th Fire Damper

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Prevent Life Safety has officially inspected 500,000 fire dampers in heathcare and commercial facilities. []

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 []

Inc. 5000 Announces Avant Healthcare Professionals as One of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America 2017

Sun, 27 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally experienced nursing and allied health professionals, was recognized on Inc. 5000’s list of fastest-growing private companies in America for 2017. Avant Healthcare Professionals was recognized by Inc. 5000 for its creativity in creating value and jobs in the healthcare industry. Shari Dingle Costantini, founder and CEO of Avant []

A Novel Expert Opinion Portal for Cancer Patients Worldwide

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

HCG, a premier cancer care hospital chain in India and Africa, launches a new cancer care service- Oncology Expert Opinion through an online technology platform that empowers the patient to have their medical records, reports and scans uploaded smoothly using an easy-to-interact portal ( The documents, reports, scans are then reviewed by a panel of oncology experts at HCG, and an Expert Opinion []

Hudson Aquatic Systems Enters Exclusive Agreement with Prestigious China Corporation to Distribute Underwater Treadmill Systems and Therapy Pools

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Hudson Aquatic Systems officially announces their expansion overseas with an exclusive distribution partnership with the Changzhou Qianjing Rehabilitation Company, Ltd., located in Shanghai, China. As exclusive partners, Qianjing will provide sales, installation and service of Hudson’s underwater treadmill systems and therapy pools for rehabilitation, therapy, conditioning, wellness, and spas in mainland China. []

Global Healthcare Accreditation Accelerates Expansion Into Europe

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 09:00:00 -0400

Partnership with Dr. Joey Rajiullah Khan Signals Global Demand for Medical Travel Standards. []

BioLabMart Inc. Announces Company Name Change to Qrons Inc.

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:30:42 -0400

BioLabMart Inc., (OTC PINK/Trading Symbol: BLMB) (“the Company”), a startup preclinical stage biotechnology company, is pleased to announce that the company has changed its name to Qrons Inc., and has received a new Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures (CUSIP) number of 74737F101. “Qrons Inc. more accurately reflects the nature of our research of dealing with the treatment of []

Avant Healthcare Professionals Response to H. R. 3351 Emergency Nursing Supply Relief Act of 2017

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Avant Healthcare Professionals fully supports the bill and its positive impact on access to care for patients. This bill will designate 8,000 immigrant visas for highly-qualified and in demand healthcare professionals to alleviate the current U.S. nurse shortage. []

Stratus Interoperable™ Welcomes Berry Brunk, 20-Year Healthcare Transformation Veteran, to Its Management Team

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 06:00:00 -0400

Stratus Interoperable, Inc., welcomes Berry Brunk, to serve as Chief strategy Officer. Brunk's experience in both acute and post-acute care will help guide the company’s business development and investment activities. []

U.S. News & World Report Names The Medical Center of Aurora Among Best in Colorado

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 23:07:20 -0400

HCA/HealthONE’s The Medical Center of Aurora has been recognized as a Best Hospital for 2017-18 in the Denver metro and Colorado by U.S. News & World Report. The annual Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 28th year, are part of U.S. News’ patient portal, designed to help patients make informed decisions about where to receive care for life-threatening conditions or for common elective procedures. The []

Eagle Biosciences Announces the Launch of Calretinin ELISA Assay Kit

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

Eagle Biosciences is proud to announce a new assay, the Calretinin ELISA Assay Kit. The assay was developed and manufactured by DLD Diagnostika Gmbh in cooperation with the Institute for Prevention and Occupational Medicine of the German Social Accident Insurance of the Ruhr-University Bochum (IPA). DLD Diagnostika develops, markets and provides scientific service for high quality innovative tests and research []

ProcurePort Introduces Affordable and Flexible Pricing Tiers for the Mid-Market and High Growth Companies Looking to Implement E-Sourcing and Procure-to-Pay Software

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 11:23:30 -0400

ProcurePort, a leading provider of On Demand E-Procurement Software, is introducing new flexible pricing tiers to allow high growth and mid-market companies the opportunity to implement e-Sourcing Software (Reverse Auction Software, RFP Software, Contract Management Software) and Procure-to-Pay Software without breaking the budget. The new pricing tiers are geared for procurement teams that want to introduce automation in []

Medical Records Management Solution for Retiring Physicians

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 07:00:00 -0400

SIS NW recently launched to provide a solution for the ongoing management of patient medical records when physicians retire, sell their practice, or become an employee at a hospital system. []

Shared Health Services Names New Vice-President of Clinical Operations

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Shared Health Services, a Tennessee based wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy management company, has named Mr. James Wilcox, RN, BSN, ACHRN, CWCN, CFCN, CWS, WCC, DWC, FCCWS, DAPWCA as its Vice-President of Clinical Operations. In announcing the appointment of Mr. Wilcox, the company's President and CEO, David Davis, stated, "James brings a wealth of both military and clinical knowledge to his new role. After []

Alexiacare Corporation Offers 30-60 Day Free Trial of New and Affordable Healthcare Web Application

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 10:44:58 -0400

Alexiacare Corporation, a New Dynamic, Responsive, and Upstart Software Vendor, Offers Doctors Its New and Affordable Healthcare Web Application for Free and Catapults Itself Into Prime Time. []

Adroit Surgical Demonstrates Vie Scope™ Life Saving Airway Management Device at 1st Annual Ark-La-Miss Emergency and Critical Care Transport Conference

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:11:44 -0400

Adroit Surgical™ is demonstrating the two latest advancements in airway management at the 1st Annual Ark-La-Miss Emergency and Critical Care Transport Conference taking place in West Monroe, La on July 19th and 20th, 2017. The Vie Scope™ and the Voir Bougie™ and Tactical Bougie™ will be available for all to try and compare to any other Laryngoscope. []

Marilyn K. Gard Recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Publication

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Marilyn K. Gard of Sedona, Arizona 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 30 years in the field of healthcare. About Marilyn K. Gard Ms. Gard is the President of Life Saver Group and Clinic Pro Software, which provides practice management software nationally. Through Life Saver Group, she offers []

SMH Among America’s "Most Wired" Hospitals

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Survey spotlights tech-savvy hospitals using information technology, smart apps to partner with patients on health []

The ChinaCare Group Announces Engagement with Hailong Investment Co Ltd

Tue, 04 Jul 2017 07:03:47 -0400

The ChinaCare Group announced today that it has been engaged by Shanghai-based Hailong Investment Co Ltd to assist the firm in its expansion and acquisition activities. In this engagement, The ChinaCareGroup will provide due diligence and feasibility assessments of potential acquisitions under consideration by Hailong. In announcing the engagement, The ChinaCare Group’s senior partner David Wood said, “For []

Avant Healthcare Professionals Expands Marketing Department to Increase Public Relations Efforts

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 07:00:00 -0400

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally experienced nursing and allied health professionals, will be expanding its office to include a public relations program in June 2017. The decision to add a PR program is in response to the accelerated growth for the company as more healthcare facilities seek out Avant Healthcare’s international staffing as a solution to the nurse []

The Medical Center of Aurora Names New Associate Chief Nursing Officer

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

HCA/HealthONE’s The Medical Center of Aurora (TMCA) announced the promotion of Angie Voigt, MBA, BSN RN, CNML, NEA-BC, to Associate Chief Nursing Officer (ACNO). Her new role is effective immediately. Voigt arrived at TMCA in 2012 as the Manager of Inpatient Cardiovascular Services. She was promoted to Assistant Director in 2014 and promoted to Director of Inpatient Cardiovascular Services in 2015, where she []

Southwestern Hearing Centers Named One of the Greatest Workplaces in St. Louis, Again

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 05:00:00 -0400

Southwestern Hearing Centers was awarded a Top Workplaces honor for the second consecutive year. []

TriMedx Acclaimed Among Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces(TM) in North America

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

TriMedx today announced its recognition as one of the Achievers 50 most Engaged Workplaces™ in North America. The annual award, issued by Achievers, an industry leading provider of employee recognition and engagement solutions, commends top employers that display leadership and innovation in engaging their workforces. TriMedx will be honored alongside the other recipients of the Achievers 50 Most Engaged []

Global Healthcare Accreditation Announces Team of Surveyors

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:55:42 -0400

The Global Health Accreditation® (GHA) Program, the first independent accrediting body focused on medical travel services and the medical travel patient experience, today announces its team of surveyors responsible for the onsite evaluation of healthcare facilities seeking Global Healthcare Accreditation. "GHA standards are the foundation of a systematic and objective evaluation process of an []

Low Cost, High Quality Splinting and Casting Training

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The American Association of Orthopaedic Executives (AAOE) has announced the launch of their new Casting and Splinting Program. Developed by subject matter experts and supported by leading member practices, the program provides a standardized process for training casting and splinting staff. []

LogicJunction and IndoorAtlas Partner to Change the Landscape of Location-Based Services in Healthcare Using Geomagnetic Indoor Positioning

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:04:00 -0400

LogicJunction, a pioneer in location-based services for healthcare, and IndoorAtlas, a global innovator of geomagnetic indoor positioning technology, team up to create enhanced patient experience associated with navigation inside of large, complex hospital buildings using a state of the art mobile app powered by the IndoorAtlas’ technology. The IndoorAtlas powered mobile app is the newest addition to []

Southwest Spine & Pain 1st and Only Provider in Utah to Offer New Back Procedure

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 16:04:21 -0400

Southwest Spine & Pain Center, a leading spine and pain care group in Utah, is excited to be the first and only provider of Vertiflex’s Superion ® Indirect Decompression System (IDS) for patients suffering from moderate lumbar spinal stenosis. This is quite an accomplishment considering only about 200 doctors in the U.S. are trained in this innovative and highly effective treatment. What is lumbar spinal []

NCHS to Open Oceanside Specialty Health Center

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 10:00:00 -0400

NCHS (North County Health Services) has announced that, on June 19th, it will open the doors of its new clinic, NCHS Oceanside Specialty Health Center. This specialty center is to be located on 619 Crouch St., in Oceanside, California, east of the San Diego freeway, and directly across from the already-established NCHS Oceanside Health Center. This new location is just one among a lengthy list of facilities built to []

The Medical Center of Aurora Names New Chief Operating Officer

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

HCA/HealthONE’s The Medical Center of Aurora (TMCA) and Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital announced Mark Deno, MBA, FACHE, has been named Chief Operating Officer overseeing TMCA, Centennial Medical Plaza and Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital. His new role is effective immediately. []

Groundbreaking for University of Pennsylvania's $1.5 Billion Hospital Pavilion

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The University of Pennsylvania announced the groundbreaking for the construction of a new $1.5 billion hospital facility, called the Pavilion, on Penn Medicine’s campus, which will be planned, designed, constructed, and equipped by PennFIRST, an Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) team. As a central member of the PennFIRST team, Covalus is providing comprehensive services including medical equipment planning, []

Long Term Care of America, a New Healthcare Services and Technology Company, Launches to Transform Senior Care

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 12:39:00 -0400

LTCA, based in Richmond, VA, a senior care and technology company has formed. The company focuses on delivering value based care and state of the art technology in the senior care setting. []

Global Healthcare Accreditation for Medical Travel Services Announces Inaugural Advisory Board

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The Global Health Accreditation® (GHA) Program, the first independent accrediting body focused on medical travel services and the medical travel patient experience, today announces an inaugural advisory board that will help guide the organization as it seeks to improve the patient experience and excellence of care received by patients who travel for their medical care and treatment, whether within their own country or []

South Nassau Communities Hospital Appoints AVP of Regulatory Affairs

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Ms. Hershfield brings more than 25 years of diverse and progressive experience from the acute care setting in nursing, service excellence, quality and patient outcomes to South Nassau. []

Nursing Ranked Last in Employee Engagement for Second Year in a Row; Quantum Workplace Research Reveals Team Dynamics Cause Plummet in Nurses' Engagement

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 11:26:45 -0400

In light of the continued nursing shortage, there’s more bad news for organizations trying to hire and retain nurses: for the second year in a row, nursing has the lowest employee engagement of any department. According to new research by Quantum Workplace, a leading workplace survey and employee feedback technology company, only 57% of nurses at best places to work are engaged in their work. This is well behind []

Prosidyan Receives FDA Clearance of Its FIBERGRAFT BG Putty for Postero-Lateral Spinal Fusion

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 17:01:44 -0400

NJ-based Prosidyan (, developer of proprietary fiber-based bioactive glass products, announced today that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance of FIBERGRAFT BG Putty – Bone Graft Substitute for Postero-lateral Spinal Fusion. FIBERGRAFT BG Putty is the second generation product in the company’s FIBERGRAFT line of bioactive glass based products. FIBERGRAFT BG Putty leverages the direct []

Medisolv and CloudWave Announce New Cloud-Based Quality Reporting Solutions for Healthcare

Tue, 30 May 2017 10:00:00 -0400

New Software as a Service offering delivers Medisolv’s proven software solutions with the convenience and security of the OpSus Healthcare Cloud. []

New MedEZ™ Features During Q1 2017

Wed, 24 May 2017 07:00:00 -0400

This year, MedEZ™ is introducing multiple innovations, and new ways of making Complex Easy, striving to provide the best technology solutions and tools to advance Behavioral Healthcare facility operations. Their work is focused on automation of daily activities, allowing facility operators and staff to focus on patients, not paperwork. []

Avant Healthcare Professionals Wins 2017 ACG SMART Award

Sun, 21 May 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Shari Dingle Costantini, CEO of Avant Healthcare Professionals, has been named the winner of the 2017 ACG SMART Award. []

South Nassau Communities Hospital, Mount Sinai Health System Enter Talks Toward Affiliation

Wed, 17 May 2017 03:00:00 -0400

In the coming months, South Nassau and Mount Sinai will explore a formal affiliation agreement that could lead to an alignment of medical services, management and governance between the 455-bed hospital and the world-renowned Mount Sinai Health System. []

Sequence Health Announces Invitations to Speak at HCIC and SHSMD Connections in 2017

Mon, 15 May 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Sequence Health is proud to announce their selection for speakers to address both the Healthcare Internet Conference (HCIC) on October 23, 2017 from 1-4 pm and at the Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development (SHSMD) Connections event on September 25, 2017 from 11:30-12:30 pm. HCIC 2017 is the premier conference for healthcare marketing, IT, public relations and communication leaders who are responsible []

New Study from Leaders for Today Highlights Serious Staffing Concerns for Hospitals

Thu, 11 May 2017 10:00:00 -0400

Data shows that hospital turnover reaching epidemic proportions with few solutions in sight. []

ATC Healthcare Services-Pittsburgh Awarded Health Care Staffing Services Certification from The Joint Commission

Wed, 10 May 2017 15:13:52 -0400

An independent, nonprofit organization, The Joint Commission is the nation's oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. []

MCS Adopts Milyli Software Redaction Tool Blackout

Wed, 10 May 2017 07:50:00 -0400

The MCS Group, Inc. adopts Blackout, an automated redaction application for Relativity from boutique software firm Milyli. []

RN Cancer Guides Solutions Expands New Satellite Offices Nationwide

Tue, 09 May 2017 10:29:00 -0400

Nurse-led, Florida company opens Texas offices as America celebrates National Nurses Week. RN Cancer Guides Solutions is expanding due to a rapidly increasing number of employers are offering cancer care programs to employees. Through its newly trademarked Employee Cancer Assistance Program (ECAP), employers are leveraging value-based care and guided support for employees while controlling health costs. The firm’s founder []

Avant Healthcare Professionals to Exhibit at the 2017 NCONL Membership Meeting and Conference

Mon, 08 May 2017 08:00:00 -0400

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally experienced nursing and allied health professionals, will be exhibiting at the 2017 North Carolina Organization of Nurse Leaders (NCONL) Membership Meeting and Conference at the Grandover Resort and Conference Center in Greensboro, North Carolina, May 10 through 12, 2017. This year’s theme is “Influential Leaders of Today and []

Utah Center for Medical Innovation Shares Global Health Innovation Approach at the World Health Organization

Sat, 06 May 2017 16:17:17 -0400

Dr. John Langell and Dr. Bernhard Fassl, to speak at World Health Organization Medical Device Session in Geneva Switzerland on May 11th. Their talk on “Designing High Quality Global Health Technologies” will highlight the unique processes their team at the University of Utah have pioneered in global health innovation. “Global health innovation should focus on smartly designed, high-quality solutions with []

L7 Creative Receives Gold for Eisenhower Medical Center’s Careers Website Design

Fri, 05 May 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The prestigious Healthcare Advertising Awards announces L7 Creative among their 2017 Winners. []

ChartWise Medical Systems Brings Leading CACDI Software Solution to 2017 ACDIS Conference

Thu, 04 May 2017 03:00:00 -0400

ChartWise 2.0 Continues to Stand Out Amongst the Competition with Innovative Features for CDI Programs at Hospitals and Medical Centers. []

The Medical Center of Aurora & Project Angel Heart Use Food as Medicine

Wed, 03 May 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The Medical Center of Aurora (TMCA) announced today that they are partnering with Project Angel Heart in a groundbreaking pilot program whereby TMCA dietitians will help discharged patients connect with Project Angel Heart, who will then provide healthy meals to those patients for 30 days following their hospital stay. Patients who are released from the hospital typically have a discharge plan of care to ensure that they []

Global Multiparameter Patient Monitoring Equipment Market by Acuity Levels, End Users, Growth Trends and Forecast to 2021, New Research by iHealthcareAnalyst, Inc.

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Multiparameter Patient Monitoring Equipment Market by Acuity Level (High, Low and Medium Acuity Levels) and End Users (Home and Hospital Based) and Forecast 2017-2021 []

Avant Healthcare Professionals to Exhibit at the WONE 2017 Annual Convention

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally experienced nursing and allied health professionals, will be exhibiting at the Wisconsin Organization of Nurse Executives (WONE) 2017 Annual Convention at the Glacier Canyon Lodge at the Wilderness Resort in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin, April 26-28, 2017. []

CloudWave Achieves Best Practice Rating for OpSus Live

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:00:00 -0400

CloudWave’s OpSus Healthcare Cloud is designed to meet the requirements of hospitals and healthcare organizations. []

Rose Medical Center Continues to Earn Straight A's from The Leapfrog Group

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:17:57 -0400

Rose Medical Center in Denver, Colorado, is one of 63 hospitals nationwide to receive straight A's from The Leapfrog Group since the program began. []

Sarasota Memorial Hospital Quad Squad Delivers Natural Quadruplets

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:44:33 -0400

The Corcoran quadruplets ­- three boys and a girl naturally conceived - were delivered by cesarean section at Sarasota Memorial Hospital on March 28. Ranging from two to just over three pounds, the babies were born just moments apart, with 40 perfect fingers and toes. []

MaxCure Group of Hospitals (NABH accredited) Orthopedics Team Perform a Complex Knee Surgery That Helps 60 Year Old in India

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:39:15 -0400

MaxCure hospitals advanced Bone and Joint Institute aims to provide world class based treatment for various orthopedic disorders and sports injuries. They have a team of highly skilled and dedicated orthopedic surgeons who have been trained globally. Recently they performed a complex knee surgery for sixty year old in Hyderabad, India. []

World Congress Releases the Agenda for 9th Annual mHealth + Telehealth World

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The agenda is now available for the 9th Annual mHealth + Telehealth World from July 24-25, 2017 located in Boston. []

CyberCrunch® Announces Special Pricing for Earth Day (April 22)

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:43:27 -0400

This unique Earth Day offer clearly demonstrates CyberCrunch's support for identity theft protection, CyberCrunch utilizes safe and secure techniques in all aspects of their client services. []

RadmediX Launches Revolutionary Digital Radiology Solutions at UCAOA 2017 Booth 314

Sat, 15 Apr 2017 03:00:00 -0400

Breakthrough, next generation approach to digital radiology for the Urgent Care Marketplace. []

The Medical Center of Aurora Receives “A” Patient Safety in Spring 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The Medical Center of Aurora was one of 823 hospitals to receive an “A” for its commitment to reducing errors, infections, and accidents that can harm patients. []

A New Leader in Mental Health and Addiction Treatment is Taking New Clients: Meet One of the Most Renowned Teams in the Industry

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 03:00:00 -0400

The Blanchard Institute has officially opened as a leading provider of outpatient mental health, addiction treatment and family services in Charlotte, NC. The newly minted team in place is one of the best in the industry. The Blanchard Institute offers an integrated approach to treating mental health and addiction. The progressive programs, cultivated through an evidence-based model, provide treatment, education and []