Hospitals & Healthcare Pressreleases

This section covers the managerial aspects in the Healthcare industry.

Masimo Partners with Smile Train to Advance Safe Surgery

Friday, September 30, 2016
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IRVINE CalifBUSINESS WIRE MasimoNASDAQ MASI announced today that it is partnering with Smile Train to help ensure the safety of patients undergoing cleft lip andor palate surgery in lowresource settings around the world Patient monitoring including the use of pu..

Invacare Corporation Announces Sale of ProBasics Brand in Line with Transformation Strategy

Friday, September 30, 2016
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ELYRIA OhioBUSINESS WIRE Invacare Corporation NYSE IVC announced today that it has completed the sale of its subsidiary Garden City Medical Inc dba PMI and Pinnacle Medsource which sources and distributes primarily singleuse products under the brand ProBasics by PMI to Com..

Alpha Genomix and Rx30 Partner to Provide Personalized Medication Therapy

Friday, September 30, 2016
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OCOEE FlaBUSINESS WIRE Rx30 is announcing a first to market actionable pharmacogenetic platform through Alpha Genomix Laboratories that will allow the pharmacist and physician to work collaboratively towards a true personalized medicine approach within their communities We..

McKesson Salutes Important Role Pharmacists Play in Improving Patient Health During American Pharmacists Month

Friday, September 30, 2016
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SAN FRANCISCOBUSINESS WIRE McKesson a global medical supply chain and health care technology provider celebrates the impact pharmacists across all practice settings communityretail hospital and health systems longterm care and governmentmilitary have on the health of the..

Aetna Introduces New Value-Based Care Collaboration with Baptist Health & St. Vincent’s HealthCare

Friday, September 30, 2016
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JACKSONVILLE FlaBUSINESS WIRE Aetna NYSE AET today announced a new valuebased collaboration with Baptist Health St Vincents HealthCare to deliver care more efficiently Together they will offer employers and employees in Clay Duval and St Johns counties a new health insura..

The Joint Commission Presents 2016 Enterprise Champion for Quality Award to BrightStar Care®

Friday, September 30, 2016
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OAKBROOK TERRACE IllBUSINESS WIRE The Joint Commission presented the 2016 Enterprise Champion for Quality Award to BrightStar Care recognizing the national home health care franchisor for its efforts to promote the delivery of high quality inhome care to its ..

Medline Announces the Winners of the 2016 Pink Glove Dance Video Competition

Friday, September 30, 2016
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MUNDELEIN IllBUSINESS WIRE This year physicians administrators nurses breast cancer survivors and community members from 16 different states dressed in pink exam gloves to create dance videos for breast cancer awareness It was all part of the sixth annual Medline Pi..

SunLink Health Systems, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Results

Friday, September 30, 2016
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ATLANTABUSINESS WIRE SunLink Health Systems Inc NYSE MKT SSY today announced a loss from continuing operations for its fourth fiscal quarter ended June 30 2016 of 823000 or a loss of 009 per fully diluted share compared to a loss from continuing operations of 7000 or a los..

Vizient, Inc. Recognizes Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center with 2016 Rising Star Award

Friday, September 30, 2016
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IRVING TexasBUSINESS WIRE Vizient Inc has recognized DartmouthHitchcock Medical Center with its Rising Star Award for 2016 The award was announced yesterday at the Vizient Clinical Connections Summit in Dallas The event drew more than 2200 attendees which included h..

Vizient, Inc. Announces Winners of 2016 Ambulatory Care Quality and Accountability Award

Friday, September 30, 2016
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IRVING TexasBUSINESS WIRE Vizient Inc annually recognizes academic medical center members who demonstrate excellence in efficiently delivering highquality outpatient care with Ambulatory Care Quality and Accountability Awards The winners for 2016 were announced yest..

Two Academic Medical Centers Receive 2016 Innovation Excellence Awards from Vizient, Inc.

Friday, September 30, 2016
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IRVING TexasBUSINESS WIRE At the 2016 Vizient Clinical Connections Summit held September 2830 in Dallas Vizient Inc presented Medical University of South Carolina and UF Health Jacksonville with its 2016 Innovation Excellence Award This is the first time the award h..

Vizient, Inc. Presents the Bernard A. Birnbaum, MD, Quality Leadership Award to 27 Top-performing Academic Medical Centers and Community Hospitals

Friday, September 30, 2016
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IRVING TexasBUSINESS WIRE Vizient Inc today announced 27 winners of the 2016 Bernard A Birnbaum MD Quality Leadership Award The award is given annually to academic medical center and community hospital members that have demonstrated superior performance as measured ..

Miami Children’s Health System Expands Relationship With Cerner

Friday, September 30, 2016
GLOBE NEWSWIRE

MIAMI Sept 30 2016 GLOBE NEWSWIRE Miami Childrens Health System MCHS and its affiliates Pediatric Specialists of America and Nicklaus Childrens Hospital have expanded their relationship with Cerner a global leader in health care technology Through its Business Office Services BOS offering Cern..

EmblemHealth and LaborPress Honor Heroic Actions of Union Members

Friday, September 30, 2016
GLOBE NEWSWIRE

NEW YORK Sept 30 2016 GLOBE NEWSWIRE Last night EmblemHealth and LaborPress honored the achievements of courageous union members at the fifth annual Heroes of Labor Awards Representing seven different New York City Labor unions this years honorees included ten individuals who took action to sa..

Donald Daniel and Charlotte Swafford Announce Retirement

Friday, September 30, 2016
PR Newswire

MURFREESBORO Tenn Sept 30 2016 PRNewswire National HealthCare CorporationNYSE MKT NHC the nations oldest publicly traded senior health care company today announced that both Donald K Daniel and Charlotte A Swafford have informed the Board of Directors that they plan to retire from their positions ..

Paralyzed Veterans of America to be Honored by National Fertility Association with Award for Advocacy

Friday, September 30, 2016
PR Newswire

WASHINGTON Sept 30 2016 PRNewswire Paralyzed Veterans of America Paralyzed Veterans is proud to announce that it will be honored with the Hope Award for Advocacy by nonprofit organization RESOLVE The award is given to an individual or organization whose work has raised public awareness advanced a ..

Veracyte Releases Statement on CMS\'s Final 2017 Gapfill Rate for the Afirma® Gene Expression Classifier

Friday, September 30, 2016
PR Newswire

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO Calif Sept 30 2016 PRNewswire Veracyte IncNASDAQ VCYT a genomic diagnostics company focused on reducing diagnostic uncertainty today issued the statement below on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services CMS final 2017 gapfill Medicare reimbursement rate for the Afirma Ge..

SunLink Adopts Shareholder Rights Plan to Protect Tax Benefits

Thursday, September 29, 2016
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ATLANTABUSINESS WIRE SunLink Health Systems Inc NYSE MKT SSY the Company today announced that its Board of Directors has acted to protect the Companys valuable income tax net operating loss carryforwards NOLs by adopting a new tax benefits protection rights plan The..

Policy Experts Gather in Nashville To Discuss Election 2016 and the Future of Health Care

Thursday, September 29, 2016
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NASHVILLE TennBUSINESS WIRE With just six weeks left in 2016s historic election season some of the countrys most knowledgeable health care policy leaders gathered today for a discussion in Nashville the nations health care industry capital Former Senate Majority Leader..

Fitch Affirms Forrest Health, MS' Rev Bonds at 'A'; Outlook Stable

Thursday, September 29, 2016
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NEW YORKBUSINESS WIRE Fitch Ratings has affirmed the A rating on the following debt issued by the Mississippi Hospital Equipment Facilities Authority on behalf of Forrest Health FH MS 70 million hospital revenue bonds Federally Taxable Build America Bonds Dir..

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