Navigation Links
$250,000 Grant Awarded to National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization from Technology Grant Program
Date:4/9/2008

n in the United States. In December 2006, Fujitsu announced a grant of more than $12 million in Fujitsu products and services to the U.S. hospice community. These grants of technology to 15 hospice providers and NHPCO were part of a $30 million independently managed and court-supervised technology grant program. The grants of technology made to the hospice industry enhanced the quality of end- of-life care, medical record security, and efficient IT services. With this in mind, NHPCO was chosen again to be the recipient of remaining grant funds.

"I am especially pleased with the fine match between Fujitsu's state-of- the-art technologies and the innovations underway in the hospice industry. It is rewarding to see how well the equipment fit with the needs of each organization and what a significant difference it made for patients and families around the US," remarked Yoshi Masuda, president & CEO, Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc. "Through the many lessons learned from previous grant recipients along with this current grant to NHPCO, we are proud to help NHPCO build capacity and spur innovation throughout the field."

NHPCO, the oldest and largest leadership organization representing hospice and palliative care providers and professionals, reports that more than 1.3 million people received care from hospices in the U.S. last year. With the country experiencing the aging of the baby-boomers, the need for care at the end of life is increasing. The industry has been experiencing consistent growth for many years and providers are required to face new challenges as they serve greater numbers of patients, respond to a wider range of life- limiting diagnoses, and face new professional development and training needs within the field.

"Hospice has the heart and the passion, and we are pleased that the integration of Fujitsu technologies is making a difference for patients and families across the nation," Masuda added.

About Fujitsu

Fu
'/>"/>

SOURCE Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Covington, VA Man Wins $250,000 for Losing 125 Pounds
2. Woman from Kirksville, MO Wins $250,000 for Losing Weight and Beating Hypertension
3. Hooters of Gulfport Makes the Largest Contribution towards the $250,000 Donation to the V Foundation for Cancer Research
4. Dynatronics Announces $250,000 Increase in Stock Buyback Program
5. Red Cross Receives $250,000 From Wal-Mart to Assist With Southern California Wildfire Relief Efforts
6. Wal-Mart Foundation Provides Brenau University $250,000 Health Care scholarships Grant for Hispanic Women
7. DuPont Pledges $250,000 to Nature Conservancy for Water Quality Initiative
8. The Fresh Market Raises Over $250,000 for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
9. Arthritis Foundation Grants Ease-Of-Use Commendation to Duracell EasyTab Hearing Aid Battery
10. Iomai Wins Department of Defense Grant to Develop a Stable, Patch-Based Anthrax Vaccine
11. Children of New Bedford Immigrant Raids Are Victims of Terrorism, Testifies Dr. Laria Today
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/2/2014)... Becker's Healthcare is excited to announce ... October 23-25, 2014 at the Swissotel in Chicago. ... Business and Operations of ASCs brings together hospital ... networking events, and an exhibit hall boasting the ... offerings throughout the three-day event, The conference program ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... September 03, 2014 Recently, BambooIndustry.com, an ... new range of strand woven bamboo floors ... clients and show its appreciation to the frequent callers, ... , In addition to strand woven floors, BambooIndustry.com ... including hand scraped floors, click strand woven floors, click ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... CA (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Today, ... “Is Group Therapy Right for Me?” The guide outlines ... therapy or counseling, in addition to common types of ... therapy improve not only from the interventions of the ... and receiving feedback from group members,” says Rochelle Perper, ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... Recently, Top 10 Best SEO Hosting has compared ... ( http://www.justhost.com/track/seohosts ) and BlueHost are the best ... we recommend are the best web host companies ... and server speed with top-level support," a spokesman ... believe that BlueHost and JustHost are great hosting ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... DC (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 TCG, a ... by Inc. 5000 as one of the fastest-growing companies in ... eighth time total. TCG was previously recognized in 2013, 2012, ... , TCG’s revenue has grown 86% from 2010 to 2013, ... the fastest growing businesses in America - up 635 spots ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Becker's Healthcare Announces Ambulatory Surgery Center Educational Program 2Health News:Becker's Healthcare Announces Ambulatory Surgery Center Educational Program 3Health News:Cheap Strand Woven Bamboo Floors For Autumn On Sale At BambooIndustry.com 2Health News:TCG One of the Fastest-Growing Companies in America – for the Eighth Time! 2
... 23 WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD ) ... that executives of WebMD are scheduled to participate at the ... 25, 2009 at 12:40 p.m. ET. Investors, analysts and ... audio broadcast of the presentation over the Internet. The ...
... On Wednesday, February 25, 2009, the Institute for ... roundtable discussion bringing leading scientists in the field of ... significance (MGUS). The event is being cochaired by James ... at the IMBCR and Robert A. Kyle, MD, who ...
... with Crain,s Cleveland Business, today presented a 2009 NorTech ... development of a Biotech Platform to Detect, Monitor, and ... developed a set of diagnostic tests used by physicians ... by determining drug resistance and disease "strength" of the ...
... #1 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE , Egg-irony: High cholesterol food ... Chemistry , Researchers in Canada are reporting evidence that ... may reduce another heart disease risk factor high ... that act like a popular group of prescription medications in ...
... TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- ... data management solutions company, today announced the release ... cleanses, standardizes and integrates data from multiple platforms. ... businesses encompassing small, mid-size and "Fortune 500" companies, ...
... Sunrise Senior Living, Inc. (NYSE: SRZ ) today ... on Monday, March 2, 2009, at 9 a.m. ET to ... Mark Ordan, chief executive officer, and Richard Nadeau, chief financial ... conference call is 877-795-3638 or 719-325-4841 (from outside the U.S.). ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:International Panel of Experts Gather for Roundtable Consensus Regarding Multiple Myeloma Related Disease 2Health News:Case Western Reserve University faculty named 2009 NorTech Innovation Award winner 2Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PessPac -- Feb. 18, 2009 2Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PessPac -- Feb. 18, 2009 3Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PessPac -- Feb. 18, 2009 4Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PessPac -- Feb. 18, 2009 5Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PessPac -- Feb. 18, 2009 6Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PessPac -- Feb. 18, 2009 7Health News:American Chemical Society's Weekly PessPac -- Feb. 18, 2009 8Health News:Industry Leading Data Quality and Householding Software Receives New Functionality for Enhanced Performance and Speed 2Health News:Sunrise to Host Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2008 Financial Results 2
(Date:9/2/2014)... Sept. 2, 2014  Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... overview of the company at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare ... , Presentation date: Tuesday September 9, 2014 , Presentation ... webcast and 30-day archive of this presentation will be available ... Inc. Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... N.C. , Sept. 2, 2014  Edison ... announced a partnership with the American Association for ... association of respiratory care specialists. Edison Nation Medical, ... and small business to commercialize their innovation ideas, ... association,s community of more than 50,000 respiratory therapists ...
(Date:9/2/2014)... September 2, 2014 Today, Analysts ... WLP ), Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: ... ), Sanofi SA (NYSE: SNY ) and ... notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited ... ,WellPoint Inc. Research Reports ,WellPoint Inc. (WellPoint) posted on ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Edison Nation Medical and AARC Team Up To Promote Innovation in Respiratory Care 2Edison Nation Medical and AARC Team Up To Promote Innovation in Respiratory Care 3Upcoming Event, Positive Findings, Regulatory Approvals, and Vaccine License - Research Reports on WellPoint, Tekmira, Zoetis, Sanofi and GSK 2Upcoming Event, Positive Findings, Regulatory Approvals, and Vaccine License - Research Reports on WellPoint, Tekmira, Zoetis, Sanofi and GSK 3Upcoming Event, Positive Findings, Regulatory Approvals, and Vaccine License - Research Reports on WellPoint, Tekmira, Zoetis, Sanofi and GSK 4Upcoming Event, Positive Findings, Regulatory Approvals, and Vaccine License - Research Reports on WellPoint, Tekmira, Zoetis, Sanofi and GSK 5Upcoming Event, Positive Findings, Regulatory Approvals, and Vaccine License - Research Reports on WellPoint, Tekmira, Zoetis, Sanofi and GSK 6
Human based assayed sera available in three levels for the control of accuracy and precision for up to 25 analytes...
CRP Liquid Conrtols level 2...
The IRN method used on the Dimension clinical chemistry system is an in vitro diagnostic test intended for the quantitative determination of iron in serum....
Enzymatic Clearance assay for the in vitro quantitative determination of LDL-cholesterol in human serum and plasma....
Medicine Products: