Navigation Links
Saint Barnabas Health Care System Expands Business Relationship with Thomson Healthcare
Date:12/3/2007

STAMFORD, Conn., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Saint Barnabas Health Care System, New Jersey's largest integrated healthcare delivery system, has expanded its business relationship with Thomson Healthcare (NYSE: TOC; TSX: TOC), to participate in a clinical benchmarking program focusing on quality improvement initiatives.

The Saint Barnabas System will use the custom solutions expertise of Professional Services from Thomson Healthcare to help achieve its performance improvement goals through the clinical benchmarking program.

"We have a history of commitment to quality improvement and look forward to working with the Thomson Healthcare Professional Services team to collect and integrate data throughout the Saint Barnabas Health Care System. This support will help us continue to focus on quality improvement initiatives to better serve our patients and surrounding communities," said John A. Brennan, M.D., Executive Director of Newark Beth Israel Medical Center.

Hard evidence of Saint Barnabas Health Care System's commitment to improvement is the organization's record of setting national rates of performance improvement in comparison to peer hospitals over five years: Saint Barnabas Medical Center (2006 Thomson 100 Top Hospitals: Performance Improvement Leaders), Clara Maas Medical Center (2005 and 2006 Thomson 100 Top Hospitals: Performance Improvement Leaders), Monmouth Medical Center (2005 Thomson 100 Top Hospitals: Performance Improvement Leaders), and Newark Beth Israel Medical Center (2005 and 2006 Thomson 100 Top Hospitals: Performance Improvement Leaders as well as the 2006 Thomson 100 Top Hospitals: Cardiovascular Benchmarks for Success).

"The Saint Barnabas Health Care System has been a leader in improving hospital-wide performance nationally for the past two years. This means Saint Barnabas hospitals have made very significant increases in the value these hospitals are providing to the local communities," said Jean Chenow
'/>"/>

SOURCE Thomson Healthcare
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Saint Vincent Health System of Erie, Pennsylvania Named One of AARP 2007 Best Employers for Workers Over 50
2. ASTAR Air Cargo, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and DHL to Help Peruvian Earthquake Victims
3. Penn study finds pro-death proteins required to regulate healthy immune function
4. UCLA researchers identify markers that may predict diabetes in still-healthy people
5. Air pollution linked to cardiovascular risk indices in healthy young adults
6. More proof needed of safety and quality of electronic personal health records
7. Health care incentive model offers collaborative approach
8. Loneliness is bad for your health
9. Mailman School of Public Health study examines link between racial discrimination and substance use
10. Green Tea May Brew Up Healthier Skin
11. For Health Info, Women Often Turn to the Web
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:11/27/2014)... (PRWEB) November 27, 2014 This ... on Global Insulin industry. For an overview analysis, ... classification, application, industry chain structure, industry overview, policy ... global Insulin industry covers information on policy, ... product cost structure and much more. ...
(Date:11/27/2014)... GA (PRWEB) November 27, 2014 "The uglier, ... whole month of December is full of laughter as we ... Wilson won by making a sweater from scratch. " It ... Christmas tree, and if that weren't ridiculous enough, the Christmas ... top. , For those interested in participating this year, ...
(Date:11/27/2014)... (PRWEB) November 27, 2014 VeloReality Inc. ... six new Real Life Videos (RLVs) of world-famous velo courses ... Trainer, as well as other popular indoor velo trainers. Two ... available worldwide before the end of November -- in ... the total number of rides in the VeloReality collection to ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... 2014 Healthpointe is proud to provide ... , and it will be led by a renowned ... field of Occupational Medicine and utilizes the latest medical ... delivers quality care for employers and their employees, and ... , As an Occupational Medicine physician, Dr. ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... Day is traditionally the day following Christmas Day, when ... "Christmas box", from their bosses or employers. (Source from ... Day, some people may worry about the boxing day ... it has recently announced its “ Tbdress Boxing Day ... customers. Then people can buy cheap pants, dresses, shoes ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Insulin Industry Analysis (Supply, Consumption) for China, America, Korea, France & Japan Research Now at ReportsnReports 2Health News:Insulin Industry Analysis (Supply, Consumption) for China, America, Korea, France & Japan Research Now at ReportsnReports 3Health News:Verde Pointe Dental Associates Hosts 2014 Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2Health News:Verde Pointe Dental Associates Hosts 2014 Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 3Health News:Winter 2015 Weather Forecast Is Warm and Dry For VeloReality Riders With New RLV Offering 2Health News:Winter 2015 Weather Forecast Is Warm and Dry For VeloReality Riders With New RLV Offering 3Health News:Healthpointe now offering Occupational Medicine in their Perris Medical Clinic 2Health News:Healthpointe now offering Occupational Medicine in their Perris Medical Clinic 3Health News:Tbdress.com: Best Boxing Day Sales For Ladies Worldwide 2
... new robotic surgery technique appears promising for the removal ... report in the December issue of Archives of OtolaryngologyHead ... Typically, surgeons trying to remove tonsils of patients with ... area, according to background information in the article. If ...
... Erline Perkins McGriff Professor and dean of the College of ... College board of,trustees., A 1976 graduate of Skidmore, she ... holds fellow status in the New York Academy of Medicine.,Fulmer ... Gerontological,Society of America, and also the first nurse to be ...
... New Series "Celebrity Rehab with Dr. ... ..., Maybe Baby" and "Scott Baio is 46 ... and Pregnant" Kick Off The New ... ... 2008 with a full,slate of new premieres and returning series. For the first time VH1 ...
... dietician, certified personal trainer, marathoner, and wellness enthusiast will design individualized ... better, longer, healthier and younger ... ... be, better nutrition for active,lifestyles available exclusively at Target stores, announces ...
... 17 Diagnostic Health Corporation,(DHC) today announced that ... its home office operations to 22 Inverness Center ... imaging company created,by HealthSouth,s sale of its diagnostic ... most of DHC,s 1,000 employees work in its ...
... - Aspreva Pharmaceuticals,Corporation (NASDAQ: ASPV ; TSX: ... approved the proposed acquisition of,Aspreva by Galenica Group ... price of US$26.00 per share in cash. At ... transaction was approved,by over 99% of the votes ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Robotic device appears useful for surgical removal of cancer involving the tonsils 2Health News:Terry Thomas Fulmer, Dean of NYU's College of Nursing, Elected to Skidmore College Board 2Health News:VH1 Set to Continue Its Record-Breaking Pace Into 2008 with Brand New Premieres and Returning Series 2Health News:VH1 Set to Continue Its Record-Breaking Pace Into 2008 with Brand New Premieres and Returning Series 3Health News:VH1 Set to Continue Its Record-Breaking Pace Into 2008 with Brand New Premieres and Returning Series 4Health News:be(R) is Making Health Simple With Complimentary, Expert Online Diet, Nutrition and Exercise Advice 2Health News:Diagnostic Health Corporation Announces New Home Office Location 2Health News:Aspreva obtains shareholder approval for acquisition by Galenica 2Health News:Aspreva obtains shareholder approval for acquisition by Galenica 3Health News:Aspreva obtains shareholder approval for acquisition by Galenica 4
(Date:11/26/2014)... , Nov. 26, 2014  Thoratec Corporation (NASDAQ: ... circulatory support therapies to save, support and restore failing ... upcoming investor conferences. On Tuesday, December 2, ... Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference.  D. Keith Grossman ... update on the company beginning at 11:30 a.m., Eastern ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... 2014  Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX ) ... Executive Officer and President, will participate in the 26 ... New York Palace Hotel in New York ... Eastern Time (ET). To access the live ... to the  Investor Relations  section of the company,s web ...
(Date:11/26/2014)... , November 26, 2014 Investor-Edge ... VVUS ), Horizon Pharma PLC (NASDAQ: ... and Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ), and Theravance Inc. ... companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register . ... 4,758.25, up 0.07%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged 0.02% ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Thoratec Announces Presentations At Investor Conferences For December 2014 2Genomic Health to Present at the 26th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference 2Genomic Health to Present at the 26th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference 3Pharma Stocks Highlight - VIVUS, Horizon Pharma, Endocyte, Johnson and Johnson, and Theravance 2Pharma Stocks Highlight - VIVUS, Horizon Pharma, Endocyte, Johnson and Johnson, and Theravance 3Pharma Stocks Highlight - VIVUS, Horizon Pharma, Endocyte, Johnson and Johnson, and Theravance 4Pharma Stocks Highlight - VIVUS, Horizon Pharma, Endocyte, Johnson and Johnson, and Theravance 5
... to Receive Treatment Using Gated... -- BELLINZONA, Switzerland, Aug. 31 ... ... ... are keyed by longUrl, so we need to grab the first one. for (var r in data.results) ...
... TAINAN, Taiwan, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ... ... var shortURL = ""; ... we need to grab the first one. for (var r in data.results) { first_result = data.results[r]; break; ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Swiss Breast Cancer Patient Becomes First in World to Receive Treatment Using Gated RapidArc from Varian Medical Systems 2Swiss Breast Cancer Patient Becomes First in World to Receive Treatment Using Gated RapidArc from Varian Medical Systems 3Swiss Breast Cancer Patient Becomes First in World to Receive Treatment Using Gated RapidArc from Varian Medical Systems 4Swiss Breast Cancer Patient Becomes First in World to Receive Treatment Using Gated RapidArc from Varian Medical Systems 5Swiss Breast Cancer Patient Becomes First in World to Receive Treatment Using Gated RapidArc from Varian Medical Systems 6Swiss Breast Cancer Patient Becomes First in World to Receive Treatment Using Gated RapidArc from Varian Medical Systems 7Swiss Breast Cancer Patient Becomes First in World to Receive Treatment Using Gated RapidArc from Varian Medical Systems 8ScinoPharm to Invest in Tanvex Biologics 2ScinoPharm to Invest in Tanvex Biologics 3ScinoPharm to Invest in Tanvex Biologics 4ScinoPharm to Invest in Tanvex Biologics 5ScinoPharm to Invest in Tanvex Biologics 6
VascoScrew is a low profile unipolar pacing lead with a fixed screw for permanent pacing. Due to latest technologies, VascoScrew 6/60 M is compatible to all pacemaker-cavities with the size of IS-1 (...
VascoScrew is a low profile unipolar pacing lead with a fixed screw for permanent pacing. Due to latest technologies, VascoScrew 6/60 M is compatible to all pacemaker-cavities with the size of IS-1 (...
The VascoTip J 9/60 PU is a unipolar tined, J-preformed permanent pacing lead. Due to advanced technology, VascoTip J 9/60 PU M is compatible to all pacemaker-cavities with the size of IS-1 (3.2 mm),...
The VascoTip J 9/60 PU is a unipolar tined, J-preformed permanent pacing lead. Due to advanced technology, VascoTip J 9/60 PU M is compatible to all pacemaker-cavities with the size of IS-1 (3.2 mm),...
Medicine Products: