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AADE, Emory University and Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Institute Partner to Educate and Improve Access to Care for Atlanta-area Minorities with Diabetes

ATLANTA, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) today announced the launch of an Atlanta-based program aimed at improving self-management of diabetes among minority populations. In partnership with Emory University's Latino Diabetes Education Program...

CBI Announces the Agenda for Their Upcoming Access Federal Stimulus Incentives for Electronic Health Records Conference

BOSTON, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Business Intelligence (CBI), a division of Advanstar Communications, is pleased to announce their full agenda which includes Dr. Paul Tang, Vice President and Chief Medical Information Officer, Palo Alto Medical Foundation, as the keynote spe...

Office Evolution Partners with Eco-Friendly ISONAS to Improve Client Security and Access Technology

Office Evolution teams with ISONAS Security Systems to provide secure 24/7 access to all their clients at all locations. Denver, CO (PRWEB) August 5, 2009 -- Office Evolution announces the completion of its card reader access system which allows all of its clients se...

New InfoLogix M24 Mobile Clinical Assistant Will Enable Hospitals to Access Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Directly at the Point of Care

HATBORO, Pa., August 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- InfoLogix, Inc. (Nasdaq: IFLG ), a leading technology provider of enterprise mobility solutions for the healthcare and commercial industries, announced today the introduction of a new mobility offering for healthcare providers, the I...

Electronic Forms Management Suite from Access Delivers Admissions Efficiency at Laughlin Memorial Hospital

Patient Flow System gives staff members more time with patients and speeds clinical and admissions processes by eliminating the constraints of paper forms Sulphur Springs, TX (PRWEB) July 31, 2009 -- When administrators at Laughlin Memorial Hospital in Greeneville, Te...

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Collaborates With Five Blue Plans to Increase Transparency, Expand Access to Health Care Cost Information

RICHARDSON, Texas, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) joined other Blue Plans today to announce plans to collaborate to provide access to an online, consumer-friendly health care cost information tool, developed by WellPoint, which is cal...

WellPoint, BCBSA, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida and HCSC Collaborate to Expand Access to Health Care Cost Information

INDIANAPOLIS, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP ), Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida and Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC), which operates Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans in Illinois, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas, today announced plans to collaborate to provide...

The State of Louisiana and Together Rx Access Join Forces to Improve Prescription Access for Uninsured Residents

BATON ROUGE, La. and ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The State of Louisiana and Together Rx Access announced today the launch of the Together Rx Access(R) FOR LOUISIANA Card to help thousands of eligible uninsured Louisianans access immediate and meaningful savings on pre...

Fingertip Formulary Accounts(R) Now Offers Access to Comprehensive Real-Time Account Information and Integrated Formulary Data, in a State-of-the Art Web-Based Platform

GLEN ROCK, N.J., July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Fingertip Formulary((R)) announces the launch of the latest version of Fingertip Formulary Accounts((R)), a state-of-the art web-based platform that provides the pharmaceutical industry with detailed managed care data and resources at an account level....

Accuray Announces CyberKnife Access Remote Service Product

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY ), a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, announced today the launch of the CyberKnife Access((TM)) Remote Service product, a real-time customer service and support offering for the Cybe...

Cost-Conscious Texans Find Relief with Direct Access Lab Testing

In this dynamic economic and political time many Texans find affordable, direct access to medical lab testing through Any Lab Test Now®. Plano, TX (PRWEB) July 24, 2009 -- This down economy may be the bane of most American businesses, but one local medical lab testi...

UPDATE: Access Pharmaceuticals to Present at Jesup & Lamont 2009 Growth Stock Conference

Access Pharmaceuticals to Present at Jesup & Lamont 2009 Growth Stock Conference Access to Provide Details on MuGard Launch in Europe ACCESS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (OTC Bulletin Board: ACCP) announced today that Jeffrey B. Davis, President & CEO, will pres...

Carefx Implements Fusionfx at Fletcher Allen Health Care to Improve Anywhere/Anytime Access to Crucial Patient Information

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Carefx Corporation today announced the successful deployment of its Fusionfx solution at Fletcher Allen Health Care, a nationally recognized academic medical center that provides advanced care to approximately one million people in Vermont ...

PTS, Inc. Subsidiary Disability Access Corporation Announces $535,000 in New Contracts and Inspection Orders for July 2009

LAS VEGAS, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PTS, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PTSH) today announced that its subsidiary, Disability Access Corporation (Pink Sheets: DBYC), its wholly own subsidiary Disability Access Consultants Inc. (DAC) has signed a $245,000 contract with Tuolumne J...

PTS, Inc. Subsidiary Disability Access Corporation Announces $535,000 in New Contracts and Inspection Orders for July 2009

LAS VEGAS, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PTS, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PTSH) today announced that its subsidiary, Disability Access Corporation (Pink Sheets: DBYC), its wholly own subsidiary Disability Access Consultants Inc. (DAC) has signed a $245,000 contract with Tuolumne J...

Over 25,000 Pharmacists and Technicians Access PTCB Funded Web-Based Continuing Education Programs

WASHINGTON, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) is proud to announce that over 25,000 pharmacists and technicians have accessed two web-based and podcast continuing education (CE) programs developed in collaboration with the American Society of Heal...

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization's Caring Connections and Google Health Offer New Way to Access Advance Directives Online

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ensuring that one's healthcare wishes are known and will be honored in the event of a healthcare crisis is what advance care planning is all about. Today, the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization's Caring Connections, a lea...

Critical Access Hospital Consolidator Seeks Cost-Management Solutions with Broadlane

HMC/CAH Consolidated, Inc. Names Broadlane Exclusive Provider of Supply Chain Services. Dallas (Vocus) July 16, 2009 -- Broadlane announced today through a corporate relationship agreement that HMC/CAH Consolidated, Inc., based in Kansas City, Missouri has selected Broa...

Better Business Bureau Selects Language Line Services for New Language Access Program

MONTEREY, Calif., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to better serve consumers and constituent organizations, Better Business Bureau (BBB) has chosen leading interpretation and translation provider Language Line Services to implement a language access program allowing for instant communica...

Cancer Roadmaps Chooses Tableau Software for Consumer Access to Online, Interactive Dashboards for Cancer Patients

SEATTLE, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Tableau Software ( http://www.tableausoftware.com ), the global leader in data visualization and rapid-fire business intelligence software ( http://www.tableausoftware.com/business-intelligence-software ), today announced that Cancer Roadmaps has cho...

TrinityCare Senior Living, Inc. Information to be Available Through Standard & Poor's Market Access Program

FRIENDSWOOD, Texas, July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TrinityCare Senior Living, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: TCSR), which develops, manages and owns faith-based senior living facilities, today announced that its company information will be made available via Standard & Poor's Market Access Progr...

Pennsylvania Governor Rendell Ceremonially Signs Four Health Care Bills That Will Reduce Costs, Improve Access and Quality

Three of the bills were part of the Governor's 'Prescription for Pennsylvania' CAMP HILL, Pa., July 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell today ceremonially signed three health care measures that were part of his landmark Prescription for Pennsylvania health care reform p...

Hospital Improves Patient Experience by Adding Email and Web Access in Patient Rooms With Virtual Linux Desktops

IBM, NoMachine and Novell solution provides hospital patients personal desktops at fraction of energy and maintenance costs of PCs, says Glendale Adventist Medical Center ARMONK, N.Y. , July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM ), NoMachine and Novell announce today that Glendale Ad...

MedImmune Expands Access for Eligible Premature Infants to Receive Synagis(R) at No Cost

Company Increases Eligibility to Its Patient Assistance Program to 400 Percent of Federal Poverty; as Many as 75 Percent of U.S. Households May Now Qualify for This Program GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- MedImmune today announced the expansion of the MedImmune Assistance Program f...

Americans' Right to Access Natural Health Alternatives in Peril, Says Natural Health Freedom Movement

The Natural Health Freedom Movement, a new coalition under the leadership of Matthias Rath, MD, is spearheading an online grass roots movement to protect the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994 (DSHEA) and defend the rights of Americans to access safe, science-based, natural healt...

Regence Members in Oregon Can Now Access Provider Cost Information

Health insurer enhances Treatment Cost Estimator tool allowing members to forecast out-of-pocket costs for select provider services PORTLAND, Ore., June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Knowing and understanding the cost of a medical procedure before it takes place helps people to be more than health care...

Neuropathy Patients, Doctors and Medical Professionals Rally in Sacramento to Demand Access to Lifesaving Medical Treatments

California Assemblymember Mary Hayashi Calls on California Congressional Delegation to Remember Needs of Neuropathy Patients at 3rd Annual "Neuropathy Action Awareness Day" SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- As President Obama continues his push for national health care reform...

Eukanuba Unleashes New Free iPhone Application Providing Dog Owners With Instant Access to Dog Parks and Other Four-Legged Fun

OFF LEASH Launch Marks the First-Ever Mobile Dog Expert Application DAYTON, Ohio, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Pioneer in premium pet care and nutrition, Eukanuba continues to innovate and meet the needs of today's active pet owner with the introduction of the Eukanuba OFF LEASH iPhone(TM) applica...

Iran Blocks Access to the Chopra Center's Web Site, Podcasts, and Blogs

In the wake of Iran's disputed presidential elections, the Ahmadinejad regime has stepped up its censorship of independent media and web sites, including information on mind-body healing, meditation, yoga, and Ayurveda offered at www.chopra.com San Diego, CA (PRWEB) -...

BRIT1 allows DNA repair teams access to damaged sites

HOUSTON - Like a mechanic popping the hood of a car to get at a faulty engine, a tumor-suppressing protein allows cellular repair mechanisms to pounce on damaged DNA by overcoming a barrier to DNA access. Reporting online at Nature Cell Biology this week, a research team led by scientists at ...

AMA Supports Health System Reform Alternatives Consistent With Principles of Pluralism, Freedom of Choice, Freedom of Practice and Universal Access for Patients

CHICAGO, June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the American Medical Association (AMA) works for health reform this year that provides all Americans with affordable, high-quality health coverage, new policy states that the AMA "support health system reform alternatives that are consistent with AM...

Proposed Senate Health Care Cuts Will Reduce Health Care Access for All Michigan Citizens

LANSING, Mich., June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Proposed Senate cuts of more than $200 million in general fund support for Medicaid could reduce access to health care for many Michigan families and raise costs for everyone if the Senate budget recommendations are adopted by the state House and ...

GlaxoSmithKline 13th Annual IMPACT Awards Seek Nonprofits Providing Access to Healthcare

Greater Philadelphia Region Healthcare Nonprofits to Receive Up to $400,000 in Funding - Application Deadline July 15, 2009 PHILADELPHIA, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The GlaxoSmithKline IMPACT Awards target community-based nonprofits that provide access to healthcare for the underserved. Up to...

InstaMed Achieves CAQH CORE Rules Certification, Streamlines Provider Access to Consistent Electronic Eligibility, Benefits and Patient Financial Liability Data

PHILADELPHIA, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- InstaMed, an integrated healthcare clearinghouse and payment processor serving healthcare providers of all sizes in every state, announced today that the InstaMed Platform and Network have achieved CAQH(R) Committee on Operating Rules for Information Exchange ...

Racial Clusters Seem to Affect Access to Colon Care

U.S. areas with more black residents lack specialists, study shows TUESDAY, June 16 (HealthDay News) -- Black Americans appear to have less access to colorectal cancer specialists, which means they may be less likely to receive timely and appropriate treatments, researchers say. In ...

Better access to info and dialogue with HCPs on sexual issues for rheumatology patients

Copenhagen, Denmark, Friday 12 June 2009: Patients with rheumatic diseases want more information and better communication with healthcare professionals on the sexual issues related to their conditions, according to the results of a new study presented today at EULAR 2009, the Annual Congress of th...

Study finds segregation decreases access to surgical care for minorities

CHICAGO (June 11, 2009) New research published in the June issue of the Journal of the American College of Surgeons reveals that in counties with the highest levels of segregation, an increase in the African-American or Hispanic population was associated with a decrease in the availability and ...

North Dakota Critical Access Hospital Quality Network Moves Forward with Statewide Information Management Project to Enhance Patient Safety in the State

North Dakota Critical Access Hospital Quality Network Statewide Information Management Project Chicago (PRWEB) June 11, 2009 -- The Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Quality Network of the North Dakota Center for Rural Health and Clarity Group, a leading provider of health...

ReStart DC Launches Life-Saving Public Access Defibrillation Program

Program increases community access to automated external defibrillators WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to save more lives from sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), The Richard B. and Lynne V. Cheney Cardiovascular Institute at The George Washington University will launch the ReSta...

Pennsylvania Governor Signs Four Health-Care Bills That Will Reduce Costs, Improve Access and Quality

Three of the four bills were part of the Governor's Prescription for Pennsylvania HARRISBURG, Pa., June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell today signed three health care bills that were part of his Prescription for Pennsylvania health care reform plan and a fourth that ...
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