Hospitals & Healthcare Pressreleases

This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.

Aetna Names Gary Loveman and Rick Jelinek to Senior Leadership Team

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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HARTFORD ConnBUSINESS WIRE Aetna NYSE AET announced two seniorlevel leadership appointments to strengthen the companys ability to help lead the transformation of the health care industry to a new and better model one in which insurers doctors and hospitals work tog..

AtriCure Announces Launch of the cryoFORM™ Cryoablation Probe

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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WEST CHESTER OhioBUSINESS WIRE AtriCure Inc Nasdaq ATRC a leading innovator in treatments for atrial fibrillation Afib and left atrial appendage management today announced the launch of the cryoFORM cryoablation probe which offers increased probe flexibility ..

GSI Health Platform Delivers Care Coordination and Robust Analytics across ACO, DSRIP, Health Home, CMMI, HARP, and Children’s Health Home Landscape

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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PHILADELPHIABUSINESS WIRE GSI Health announced today that its GSIHealthCoordinator care coordination and population health platform is delivering a complete technology solution to valuebased programs across the country and can be implemented as quickly as 45 days from star..

SYMBICORT Real-World Study Results Published in the International Journal of COPD

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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WILMINGTON DelBUSINESS WIRE Results from a US comparative effectiveness study of two maintenance treatment options for patients with a history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease COPD were published recently in the International Journal of COPD This is the first US re..

Abacus Health Solutions Selected by J. Smith Lanier & Co as Strategic Wellness Partner

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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CRANSTON RIBUSINESS WIRE Abacus Health Solutions Abacus announced today that J Smith Lanier Co JSL has selected Abacus as a Strategic Wellness Partner We are thrilled that JSL has selected Abacus to be a Strategic Wellness Partner Our organizations are well aligned in..

ERDMAN Begins Work on the New $93.6 Million Lehigh Valley Health Network Patient Pavilion

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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MADISON WisBUSINESS WIRE ERDMAN recently gained approval on the project programming conceptual design and construction for a 936 million patient pavilion for Lehigh Valley Health Network LVHN on their Muhlenberg campus in Bethlehem Pa The LVHN patient pavilion will provide..

Health Groups Support Bills in Congress to Raise Tobacco Sales Age to 21 Nationwide

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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WASHINGTON Sept 30 2015 PRNewswireUSNewswire Our public health organizations support the legislation introduced today by US Sen Brian Schatz DHI US Rep Diana DeGette DCO and their cosponsors that would prohibit the sale of tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21 nationwide The Tobacco to 2..

What\'s holding fitness wearables back?

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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BOSTON Sept 30 2015 PRNewswire Theres good news and bad news for makers of wearable fitnesstracking devices The good news More than half of wearable fitness device users report clear improvements in their fitness The bad news a mere 12 percent of American adults use a wearable fitness device Wo..

Varian Medical Systems Appoints Rafael Torres Senior Vice President of Business Development and Strategy

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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PALO ALTO Calif Sept 30 2015 PRNewswire Varian Medical Systems NYSE VAR has appointed Rafael Torres to the position of senior vice president business development and strategy In this role he leads the companys strategic plans for growth through acquisitions investments and partnerships that comple..

Edgewood Center for Children and Families Announces Nancy Rubin as Interim CEO

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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SAN FRANCISCO Sept 30 2015 PRNewswire Edgewood Center for Children and Families announced today that it has hired an Interim Chief Executive Officer Nancy Rubin as it conducts a national search for a permanent Chief Executive Officer Ms Rubin will assume the role effective September 30 2015 Edgewo..

Kush Bottles Named 3rd Fastest Growing Private Company in Orange County

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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SANTA ANA Calif Sept 30 2015 PRNewswire Kush Bottles wwwkushbottlescom North Americas premier supplier of customizable childresistant packaging solutions and accessories for the legal cannabis industry announced today it had been ranked by the Orange County Business Journal as the 3rd Fastest Grow..

Texas A&M launches \'Healthy South Texas,\' empowers Texans to live healthier lives

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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CORPUS CHRISTI Texas Sept 30 2015 PRNewswireUSNewswire John Sharp chancellor of The Texas AM University System along with Senator Juan Chuy Hinojosa today announced the launch of Healthy South Texas a novel effort to reduce preventable diseases and their consequences throughout the region The pil..

One in Three Companies Lacks Policies for Information Security, Data Encryption and Classification, According to Protiviti\'s 2015 IT Security and Privacy Survey

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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Despite priority placed on cybersecurity companies still have significant room to improve existing practices MENLO PARK Calif Sept 30 2015 PRNewswire At a time when cybersecurity breaches are becoming more frequent and significant organizations are continuing to place a high priority on improv..

Report: Glucose Monitoring Market tops $10 Billion

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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NEW YORK Sept 30 2015 PRNewswire The global glucose monitoring device and diabetes management market is valued at 10025 billion for 2015 So says a new report on the industry from Kalorama InformationSales in the traditional glucose monitoring and diabetes management segment dominate the market fol..

Preventative Healthcare Practices May Prevent Blood Clots in Patients

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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CHICAGO Sept 30 2015 PRNewswire The PhysicianPatient Alliance for Health Safety has released a podcast about how preventative healthcare practices may prevent blood clots in patients According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC an estimated 60000100000 Americans die ann..

IPRO\'s ESRD NCC Wins National Patient Engagement and Advocacy Award

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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LAKE SUCCESS NY Sept 30 2015 PRNewswireUSNewswire IPROs End Stage Renal Disease ESRD National Coordinating Center NCC is the first organizational recipient of the American Association of Kidney Patients AAKPs Patient Engagement and Advocacy Award which recognizes leadership and excellence in the ..

Orange County\'s Rowntree Gardens Senior Living Celebrating Historic 50th Anniversary & Completion of Major Reinvestment Project with Oct. 1 Event

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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STANTONCalif Sept 30 2015 PRNewswire 2015 marks 50 years that thousands of Orange County seniors have called notforprofit Rowntree Gardens Senior Living wwwrowntreegardensorg an inviting compassionate and caring home This is also the year and month that Rowntree Gardens completed its biggest struc..

National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Launches Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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ALEXANDRIA Va Sept 30 2015 PRNewswireUSNewswire The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy NASP today announced the launch of the Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education CSPE As announced in April of this year NASP partnered with ProCE to provide online education activities for pharmacists and..

New report reveals Feds never protected communities of color from water fluoridation: FAN calls for better alternative.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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NEW YORK Sept 30 2015 PRNewswireUSNewswire Fluoride Action Network FAN has delivered a 100page report to the Environmental Justice Interagency Working Group entitled Water Fluoridation and Environmental Justice outlining the dangers posed by this practice to poor families and communities of color..

Clean Water for All

Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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NEW YORK Sept 30 2015 PRNewswireUSNewswire One of the Sustainable Development Goals finalized at the recent United Nations General Assembly was universal access to safe water by the year 2030 At a New York event last night World Vision announced a commitment to help reach that goal through a mas..

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