Tag :

Healthcare Press Releases

GS1 Ireland Launches Groundbreaking Global Operating Room Data Collection Study at Arizona Hospital

​An international consortium of governments, not-for-profits and corporations (Matrix IT Medical Tracking Systems, Fingerprint, B.Braun, etc.) focused on improving medical device traceability kicked off a multi-country study at Wickenburg Community Hospital in Arizona. Unique Device Identification, (UDI) is a global…

Collecting Taxes From the Healthcare Industry Oligopoly

​​​This write- up is an open letter from Roy J. Meidinger, author of "The Truth About the Healthcare Industry." The spectacular rise of healthcare costs in the past thirty years started with the adoption of the Prospective Payment System (PPS)…

EQuIPP™ Platform Reaches New Medicare Milestone

Pharmacy Quality Solutions (PQS), the leading provider of quality measurement and performance information for payer and pharmacy organizations, is helping pharmacies improve the quality of medication use for patients through its flagship platform EQuIPPTM. With PQS’ latest payer partnership additions, EQuIPPTM…

Prairie States Delivers 1.86 Percent Medical Trend in 2017

​​​​Prairie States Enterprises, Inc., the Sheboygan, Wisconsin-based third party administrator, has announced that the self-funded clients they serve experienced annual medical cost inflation (or “trend”) of 1.86 percent in 2017. The industry average trend for PPO plans, meanwhile, was 7.5…

Waller Adds Four Attorneys in Nashville

​​Waller, a leading provider of legal services to the healthcare, financial services, retail and hospitality industries, has added four associates in its Nashville office.   M. Leanna Degenhart, Melissa W. Jones, Pirjin Tayip Laser and Andrew F. Solinger add depth and…

Pharmacy Quality Solutions is Selected by Green Shield Canada to Expand Its Pharmacy Quality Initiatives

​Pharmacy Quality Solutions (PQS) announced a new collaboration with Green Shield Canada (GSC), a not-for-profit benefits carrier that provides drug, dental, extended health care, vision, hospital and travel benefits for groups and individuals, to provide pharmacy quality performance information to…

​​​​​In the Past Thirty Years, the United States Shifted Its Expenditures From the Manufacturing Industry to the Healthcare Industry.

​​​This is an open letter from Roy J. Meidinger, author of “The Truth About the Healthcare Industry”. In the past thirty years, the United States shifted its expenditures from the manufacturing industry to the healthcare industry. If you look at the industries…

Toro Management LLC DBA SYLK Proudly Announces the Launch of S.(H.E.) – an Educational Blog Series on Intimacy, Health and Wellness

Toro Management LLC DBA SYLK has launched S.(H.E.) - an educational blog series on intimacy, health and wellness. The first blog post of the series, “As Prices Increase for Drugs to Treat Painful Sex, Women Turn to Over-The-Counter Lubricants,” was published on…

Mediscribes, Inc., Has Been Chosen by the US General Services Administration (GSA) as a Contract Holder for Medical Transcription Services

Mediscribes, Inc., a leader in Speech Recognition Technology, Medical Transcription, and Health Information Management Solutions, has been chosen by the GSA (GSA Contract Number: 47QSMA18D08Q6) as a vendor of choice for medical transcription services and technology for all GSA Member…

Prestige Behavioral Health Tackles Mental Illness

Prestige Behavioral Health Tackles Mental Illness

Among healthcare professionals, local officials, staff, employees, and friends, Prestige Behavioral Health proudly opened its doors on Thursday, June 7. The new mental health facility intends to help those who are suffering by providing them with medical assistance, more options,…

Mediscribes Selected by Singing River Heath System as Dictation/Transcription Service Vendor

Singing River Health System, one of the largest employers on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, has selected Mediscribes, Inc. to serve as its dictation and medical transcription service vendor for the system. A two-hospital EPIC EHR health system, Singing River Health…

VillagePlan Completes Acquisition of Sound Options

VillagePlan, the nation’s largest network of professional care managers and award-winning provider of professional care management services to consumers and as an employee benefit, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Sound Options Inc., one of the leading elder…

DKBinnovative Hosts Expert Roundtable on Patient Privacy and HIPAA Compliance

On Monday, June 4, 2018, Dallas-area healthcare providers and business leaders attended “Patient Privacy & HIPAA Compliance in the Age of Digital Health Records,” an interactive roundtable to discuss best practices for becoming HIPAA compliant. This roundtable, hosted by DKBinnovative,…

International Association of Women Honors Mirjana Flipovic as a 2018-2019 Influencer of the Year

The International Association of Women (IAW) honors Mirjana Flipovic as a 2018-2019 Influencer of the Year. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in entrepreneurship. The International Association of Women (IAW) is a global in-person and online networking…

Consumers Energy Awards Future Energy Group and McLaren Health Care Project of the Year

Recently, Consumers Energy announced their Project of the Year award recipients. Future Energy Group and McLaren Health Care were recognized for this honor for Phase 1 of McLaren’s system-wide intelligent LED lighting initiative, which saved McLaren an estimated 12 million…

Organic Soup Kitchen Launches Cancer Recovery Hub

​Organic Soup Kitchen, a 501(c)3 located in Santa Barbara, California, is announcing a one-year capital campaign that will seek to raise $1.5 million. The proceeds will fund a 3,000-square-foot nutrient therapy for cancer patients headquarters, an endowment and sustain five years…

FCS Research to Be Published at American Society of Clinical Oncology's Annual Meeting

Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute (FCS) is pleased to announce that there are a record 36 research studies co-authored by FCS physicians that will be published and/or presented at the 2018 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, which will be held…

GIFTED Healthcare is Pleased to Announce Sheldon Schur as President

GIFTED Healthcare has hired staffing industry leader Sheldon Schur as president. The values and vast experience that Schur brings will continue to catapult the company to even higher levels of success through the work of the nurse. We will need…

Barrie Nelson Presents Implementing a Metadata Repository Solution at PhUSE Connect

 Nurocor announced today that Barrie Nelson, the company’s chief standards officer, will join with Pfizer’s Wade Fairbanks at PhUSE Connect US 2018 to present a case study discussing the important points to consider when an organization makes the decision to…

Clinical Metadata Luminary Frederik Malfait Joins Nurocor Team

 Nurocor announced today that Frederik Malfait has joined the team as vice president of information architecture. Frederik will help fulfill Nurocor’s mission to bring order to clinical data. The world of clinical data is becoming increasingly complex and Nurocor believes that through…

Login

Or using ePRNews Account

Don't have an account ? Sign Up

Register New Account

Or form here

Already have an account ? Login

Reset Password

Already have an account ? Login