Memorial Blood Centers Joins Extreme Makeover: Home Edition As Designated Charity
ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the Emmy Award-winning reality TV series Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (EMHE) premieres its seventh season on the ABC network this fall, Minnesota-based Memorial Blood Centers
will be among a select group as a Designated Charity for...
Millin Associates has the Perfect Solution for Hospitals & Health Centers Dealing With an Influx of Uninsured Patients
NEW YORK, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The uninsured issue has become a crisis: the State of New York estimates that 2.3 million residents are currently without health insurance, a number that is continuing to rise. An increasing number of patients find themselves going to large hospitals and clin...
Medicare Cuts Will Force Many Cancer Centers To Close, Stop Seeing Medicare Patients, Lay Off Staff, According To ASTRO Survey
FAIRFAX, Va., July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new proposal from the Centers
for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to cut payments for radiation therapy treatments would cause many cancer centers
to close, stop accepting Medicare patients, lay off support staff and reduce services...
Texas Kidney Community: CMS Authorization to Survey 22 New Dialysis Centers Excellent First Step Toward Opening Additional Pending Facilities, Creating More Local Jobs
Federal, State Health Officials Praised for Expediting Necessary Facility Certification Process; Cornyn, Hutchison, 27 House Members Thanked for CMS Letter Effort Outlining Problem
AUSTIN, Texas, July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In commending officials from the Centers
SETO Holdings, Inc. Enters Into Two Additional Leases for Two New Hearing Centers in Maryland and Virginia
COLUMBIA, Md., July 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SETO Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SETO) is pleased to announce that it has executed two new leases for its third hearing center in Virginia at 10120 West Broad Street, Suite G, Glen Allen, Virginia (Short Pump area) and for an additional heari...
Assara Laser Hair Removal Centers (New York, NY) Receives 2008 New York Award for Cosmetology & Personal Hygiene Salons by the U.S.C.A.
Assara Laser Hair Removal Centers
(New York, NY) Receives 2008 New York Award for Cosmetology & Personal Hygiene Salons by the U.S.C.A.
Award Marks Milestone Achievement in Excellent Customer Service for Assara LaserCenters
Assara Laser Hair Removal Centers
(New York, NY) - The premier NYC ...
American Laser Centers Announces Launch of 'ALC University'
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., July 24 /PRNewswire/ -- American Laser Centers
(ALC), the largest provider of aesthetic services in the U.S., announced the launch of "ALC University", an integrated, online learning and performance management system for the training of current and new ...
Nighttime Care Centers Announces New Urgent Care Medical Clinic in Montgomery County, Maryland
CROFTON, Md., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Robert Graw announced Nighttime Care Centers
opened its seventh urgent medical facility in Montgomery County in the Muddy Branch Square Shopping Center at 882 Muddy Branch Road, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878. Nighttime Care Centers
is open 365 days a y...
Child Care Centers Throughout Mexico Being Crucified Unjustly, Says Interchildren, Inc.
TIJUANA, Mexico, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The following press release is being issued by Interchildren, Inc. Throughout Mexico, childcare center owners are being crucified unjustly. Following a horrific incident where over 40 children sadly perished in a fire in Hermosillo, Sonora, t...
Turner Selected by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to Manage Construction of 311,000 Sq. Ft. Office Facility Adjacent to CDC Headquarters in Atlanta, GA
NEW YORK, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Turner Construction Company, the nation's leading general builder, has been selected by the Centers
for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to provide design/build services for a $93 Million, 311,000 sq. ft. office complex. The project, "Building 24" is adja...
Marathon Health Adds Fitness Center Capability -- Medically-based Fitness Centers Show Improved Engagement and Efficacy
Marathon Health, a leading provider of onsite employee health services and technology solutions, today announced the addition of fitness centers
to its suite of services
Burlington, VT (PRWEB) July 15, 2009 -- Marathon Health, a leading provider of onsite employee heal...
Five Genesis HealthCare Centers To Be Awarded Prestigious National Award
Only 26 Centers
Receive Award Nationwide
KENNETT SQUARE, Pa., June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Genesis HealthCare , one of the nation's largest long-term care companies, today announced that five of its Centers
have been recognized as 2009 recipients of the Step II National Quality Award presented ...
National Patients' Rights Advocate Joins Truman Medical Centers as General Counsel
KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- National patients' rights advocate William H. Colby joined Truman Medical Centers
on June 22nd as General Counsel to TMC and its Charitable Foundation. He also will serve as the main administrator to the TMC Self Insurance Trust. He replaces Lewis Popper w...
VIDEO: Cancer Treatment Centers of America Selects Site in GA for Proposed Hospital Serving Patients in Southeast
All-digital Georgia facility to offer new choice in cancer treatment with fully integrated, individualized care model
CHICAGO, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer Treatment Centers
of America (CTCA) announced today that it has selected Newnan, Ga., as the site of a proposed cancer treatment hosp...
U-M Hospitals & Health Centers Weathers Tough Economic Climate, Plans for Growth
Fiscal year ends with positive margin after midyear cost-cutting efforts, but new fiscal year presents fresh challenges
ANN ARBOR, Mich., June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite a very challenging economic environment, the University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
will end the ...
Leading Healthcare Group Selects Varian Medical Systems to Supply Cancer Treatment Technology for Treatment Centers Across the Western United States
Providence Health and Services (PH&S) Enters into Three-Year Agreement with Varian
PALO ALTO, Calif., June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR ) and Providence Health and Services (PH&S) have signed a three-year agreement for Varian to provide PH&S ...
AGH Joins Select Group of Medical Centers in Study of Promising New Technology for Treatment of Heart Failure
Allegheny General Hospital (AGH) in Pittsburgh has joined a select group of leading cardiovascular disease centers
in the United States exploring the efficacy of a promising new technology – called the DuraHeart Left-Ventricular Assist System (LVAS) - for the treatment of patients with adva...
VIDEO from Medialink and the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury: Department of Defense Launches New Anti-Stigma Campaign
Real Warriors Campaign Helps Members of the Military, Veterans and their Families
NEW YORK, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Post-traumatic stress is a common problem among American service members returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. To combat the stigma that keeps some members of the military, veter...
Ambulatory Surgery Centers 'Pivotal' in Moving Outpatient Surgical Services Into Less Expensive, Clinically Appropriate Settings
ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ambulatory surgery centers
(ASCs) play a pivotal role in moving services into less expensive yet clinically appropriate settings, concludes a study issued today by the independent health economics and policy firm KNG Health Consulting. Other key ...
Forterus Inc. Treatment Centers Serving Middle-Class; Rapid Growth Detailed in Paul Howarth Interview
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Forterus Inc. (Pink Sheets: FTER), which, through its ABTTC Inc. division, provides drug and alcohol rehabilitation and a variety of other healthcare services with the highest levels of accreditation, announced today that its founder and ...
BayCare Health System Sleep Disorder Centers Offer Help for Sleepless Nights
Economy is blamed for increase in Insomnia
CLEARWATER, Fla., June 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sleepless nights for more Americans are being attributed to fears about the recession. A recent poll by the National Sleep Foundation determined that nearly 1/3 of Americans are losing sleep becaus...
5 Spanish centers join a study for a new leukemia and lymphoma treatment technique
The Gamida Cell-Teva Joint Venture announced today that five prestigious cord blood transplantations centers
in Spain, three in Barcelona and two in Valencia, have joined the ExCell study.
Participating clinical sites include, in alphabetical order:
Hospital Clnic of Barcelona, Barcelona...
Concurrent Technologies Corporation Awarded Contract to Support the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention with Readiness Efforts
JOHNSTOWN, Pa., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Edward J. Sheehan, Jr., President & Chief Executive Officer of Concurrent Technologies Corporation ( CTC ), announced today that CTC has been awarded a contract with a potential value of $90,000 and a six-month period of performance. Mr. Sheehan made t...
ProCure Treatment Centers to Equip Chicago Facility With Software Solutions From Elekta
CHICAGO, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- ProCure Treatment Centers, Inc., (ProCure) has selected Elekta to provide workflow enhancing software and treatment planning systems for its second IBA-equipped proton therapy center, which is under construction in suburban Chicago. ProCure collaborates with radiati...
Texas-Based Regency Nursing and Rehabilitation Centers to Pay U.S. $4 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations
WASHINGTON, May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Regency Nursing and Rehabilitation Centers
Inc. nursing home chain will pay the United States $4 million to settle allegations that Regency submitted false claims to Medicare and the Texas Medicaid program, the Justice Department and the U.S....
Eye Care Centers of America Bonds Purchased
SAN ANTONIO, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Eye Care Centers
of America, Inc. (ECCA) announced today that Highmark Inc. has acquired $65,360,000 of ECCA's 10-3/4 percent Senior Subordinated Notes due 2015. The Notes from certain funds and/or accounts managed and/or advised by DDJ Capital Management, LLC w...
AMPM to Provide Medical Billing Services for Seton Community Health Centers in Austin
AMPM, Inc. is pleased to announce a long-term contract to provide medical billing services for the Seton Family of Hospitals Community Health Centers
in Austin, Texas. Commitment to delivering quality service and affordable medical billing solutions are cited in AMPM's selection to manage the re...
Celebrate the 'Beauty' of Motherhood - American Laser Centers Sponsors RoleMommy.com Mother's Day Spa Retreat & Style Lounge
Premier Provider of Aesthetic Services to Prep and Pamper Celebrity Moms and VIPs with VelaShape Cellulite Reduction Treatments
Offering One Free VelaShape Treatment Through End of May
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- American Laser Centers, the largest provider of aest...
Ohio Health Care Association/Ohio Centers for Assisted Living Host Midwest's Largest Long-Term Care Convention in Columbus
COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 3,000 long-term care professionals are meeting in Columbus May 4 - 7 for the Midwest's largest gathering of personnel from skilled nursing facilities, assisted living residences, and facilities for the developmentally disabled populat...
Patients Had Fewer Infection Rates, Fewer Complications at Blue Distinction Centers for Bariatric Surgery(R), According to HealthCore Study
Surge in number of facilities offering weight loss surgery, more people choosing laparoscopic surgery
WILMINGTON, Del., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical centers
offering surgical weight loss programs have increased dramatically over the past few years, and it's more important than ever to kno...
Bariatric Surgery Centers Don't Deliver Better Outcomes
Study finds these units of excellence no better, more costly, than other hospitals
TUESDAY, April 21 (HealthDay News) -- Having bariatric surgery at hospitals designated as centers
of excellence doesn't reduce a patient's risk of complications or death, a U.S. study finds.
American Laser Centers Sponsors SELF Magazine's Workout in the Park
Premier Provider of Aesthetic Services to Participate in Events in San Diego , New York & Chicago
Offering One Free VelaShape Treatment Through End of April
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- American Laser Centers, the largest provider of aesthetic servic...
Three Medical Centers Awarded Funds to Study Generation of Cardiac Muscle Cells
DALLAS, April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Heart Association, with support from the Jon Holden DeHaan Foundation, has awarded funding for three research centers
to study the development and mechanisms of generating new cardiac muscle cells. Over the next four year, the centers
Brain Balance(TM) Centers Picks Adam Kluger Public Relations (AKPR) to Help Promote New Book and Atlanta Event to Raise Awareness About Revolutionary New Way to Treat Learning Disorders; Atlantic Recording Artist/Country Music Star Zac Brown and Dr. Rober
ATLANTA, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Adam Kluger Public Relations ( www.adamklugerpr.com ) announced Monday that AKPR has been hired by Brain Balance(TM) Centers
( www.brain b alancecenters . com ) , the creators of the Brain Balance Program(R), a revolutionary new approach to he...
Aurora Health Care Breast Centers Receive National Recognition
Health system touts five of the first 23 recognized facilities.
MILWAUKEE, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Aurora Health Care is home to five breast centers
out of the first 23 to be accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers
( NAPBC ), a program administered by the...
Barry Arbuckle, Ph.D., President & CEO of MemorialCare Medical Centers to Chair Southern California March for Babies 2009, March of Dimes Largest Fundraising Events
Raising Funds for the Fight for Healthy Babies
LONG BEACH and FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Barry Arbuckle, Ph.D., President and CEO of MemorialCare Medical Centers
and one of the nation's most prominent and well respected health care executives, was named...
Takeda to Create Global Centers of Excellence
Reorganization helps Takeda realize globalization vision
OSAKA, Japan, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited ("Takeda") today announced a reorganization of its corporate structure, as part of its 2006-2010 Medium-Term Plan vision to become a global pharmaceutical ...
Community Health Centers Select Sage Intergy CHC Community Health Management System
Intergy CHC streamlines data collection; simplifies UDS reporting
TAMPA, Fla., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Reaffirming its position as a leading provider of integrated electronic health records and community health management solutions to federally qualified health centers
(FQHC) nationwide, S...
Innovative Sports Supplement Firm Muscles Up to General Nutrition Centers in a New National Partnership
General Nutrition Centers
to Carry Extreme Physical Performance Products Including ANABEUTROL and ANDRITEST
DOVER, Del., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Extreme Physical Performance is proud to announce a new joint venture with General Nutrition Centers
in an aggressive movement to increase domest...
Mary Crowley Cancer Research Centers Achieve Dramatic Improvements in Financial Infrastructures With Velos eResearch and Net.Orange Systems
FREMONT, Calif., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Velos, Inc., the recognized leader and trusted resource for clinical research management information systems, and Net.Orange, Inc., the respected healthcare Internet solutions company, have partnered with the highly-regarded Mary Crowley Cancer Research Cen...