St. Joseph Health System-Sonoma County Partners With Aegis Health Group to Bring Health-Management Program to Area Employers
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Joseph Health System-Sonoma County, which includes Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, a 279-bed acute-care facility on California's northern coast, and its 80-bed sister facility, Petaluma Valley Hospital, selected Aegis Health Group to design...
Los Angeles County Launches Its Most Comprehensive Campaign Ever to Encourage HIV Testing
LOS ANGELES, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- This week the Los Angeles County, Department of Public Health's Office of AIDS Programs and Policy is launching its most comprehensive community outreach campaign ever to encourage HIV testing. In Los Angeles County, one in four of those who have...
Orange County Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon Reaches Out to Community with New Website
Dr. Semira Bayati, an Orange County
and Newport Beach cosmetic plastic surgeon , is giving her website a state-of-the-art upgrade to provide visitors with innovative educational tools and a virtual window into her practice.
(Vocus) July 6, 2009 -- A study from the Amer...
Pennsylvania DEP, Lehigh Valley/Berks County Air Quality Partnership Urge Public Transit Use
BETHLEHEM, Pa., July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With gasoline prices again climbing, the Department of Environmental Protection and the Lehigh Valley/Berks County
Air Quality Partnership said today that residents can save money and help avoid air quality action days by using mass transit.
Wayne County Community College District's Downtown Campus Presents the 2nd Annual Summer Safety Fair
DETROIT, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wayne County
Community College District's (WCCCD) Continuing Education Division presents the 2nd Annual Summer Safety Fair. This event will be held on Friday, June 26, 2009, from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., at the WCCCD Downtown Campus, located at 1001 W. Fort Stree...
Grow Back Eyelashes - Orange County Plastic Surgeon Now Helps Patients Grow Longer, Fuller Darker Eyelashes With FDA-Approved Prescription Lash Treatment, Latisse
Latisse™, offered by CosmetiCare, is easy to use and helps grow back eyelashes with visible results that can be seen over time. Although results can vary, after using the Latisse solution as directed--once a day--patients participating in a clinical trial noticed they would gradually grow b...
Caregivers at Alameda County Clinic to Strike Over Bad-Faith Bargaining by Clinic Management
Tues. Vigil Precedes Weds. Work Stoppage After Bosses Bar the Door to Consideration of Worker Requests in Talks Over New Contract
UNION CITY, Calif., June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scores of health caregivers at a community clinic in the Southeast Bay Area will strike this Weds. to highli...
MapHIV.org Shows Massachusetts' Suffolk County Seriously Impacted by HIV and AIDS
National Minority Quality Forum Launches First U.S. HIV/AIDS Atlas
WASHINGTON, June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Minority Quality Forum today launched a groundbreaking HIV/AIDS Atlas ( http://www.MapHIV.org ) that highlights the impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in communit...
MapHIV.org Shows California's San Francisco County Seriously Impacted by HIV
National Minority Quality Forum Launches First U.S. HIV/AIDS Atlas
WASHINGTON, June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Minority Quality Forum today launched a groundbreaking HIV/AIDS Atlas ( http://www.MapHIV.org ) that highlights the impact of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in communities...
Tarrant County Hospital Takes Top Quality Award in Texas
Quality Texas Foundation Names 2009 Recipient of the Texas Award for Performance Excellence
GRAPEVINE, Texas, June 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Baylor Regional Medical Center at Grapevine is the 2009 recipient for the Texas Award for Performance Excel...
LA County Calls for Repeal of Federal Cell Tower Health Preemption
RESIDENTS SAY 'ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!' AS SUPERVISORS TAKE A STAND
LOS ANGELES, June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles County
Board of Supervisors voted unanimously in early June to actively seek and support federal legislation to repeal portions of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 t...
Neutral Factfinder Rules That Fresno County Home Care Wage Cuts Should Be Stopped
FRESNO, Calif., June 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An independent factfinder jointly hired by Fresno County
and SEIU UHW to resolve the on-going dispute over the County's plan to cut the wages and benefits of 10,000 home care workers in the Fresno area, ruled against the County
today and ordered t...
Acoustiblok, Inc. Combines Sound Abatement and Insulation Materials at Broward County Waste to Energy Plant to Reduce Industrial Noise Pollution
TAMPA, Fla., June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Public awareness of the health risks of industry-related noise pollution has never been higher. Industrial plants worldwide are incorporating serious sound abatement strategies into their infrastructure to protect employees and visitors from hearing loss and o...
Tribe Makes Payment of $945,000 to Assist County With Emergency Services and Fire Protection
The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians Funds El Dorado County
Emergency Medical Services and Fire Protection
SHINGLE SPRINGS, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians made a payment of $472,500 to the El Dorado County
Emergency Services Authority and $472,5...
Walk for Lupus Now(TM) at the Orange County Great Park
Great Park is location for 2009 Orange County
Walk for Lupus Now (TM)
IRVINE, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Walk for Lupus Now(TM) at the Orange County
Great Park on Saturday, June 6, 2009. Walk for Lupus Now(TM) is the signature event of the Lupus Foundation of America, Inc., an e...
The Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition Showcases Its Traveling Photo Exhibit in McKean County at Kane Area Community Center
EPHRATA, Pa., May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC) is pleased to work with the McKean County
Exhibit Committee and the Kane Area Community Center to bring its traveling photo exhibit "67 Women, 67 Counties: Facing Breast Cancer in Pennsylvan...
University of Pennsylvania, Montgomery County Partner on Integrated, Interoperable System Design for Child Welfare
Microsoft, Motorola Join effort to Link Services, Caseworkers
PHILADELPHIA, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Field Center for Children's Policy, Practice and Research at the University of Pennsylvania has announced a partnership with Montgomery County, Pa., Stewards of Change, Microsoft Corp. and...
Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital's Use It or Lose It High School Seat Belt Challenge Brings Out the Creativity in Cuyahoga County Teens
Area high schoolers take to the stage at the House of Blues to compete for
highest seat belt use and most creative seat belt messages
CLEVELAND, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Local teens had a chance to showcase their creativity -- and their community spirit -- at the House of Blues at noon on Tu...
MedGenix Financial Information System Selected by Bates County Memorial Hospital
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Bates County
Memorial Hospital (BCMH), a 60-bed acute hospital located in Butler, MO has selected the MedGenix financial and patient management system. The MedGenix system will provide the hospital with patient access, revenue cycle management and financia...
The Alzheimer's Project HBO Documentary Puts Spotlight On Alzheimer's Disease; Premiere Screening at the Hennepin County Library in Downtown Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS, April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alzheimer's Association Minnesota-North Dakota in collaboration with the Hennepin County
Library is premiering the "Caregivers" segment of The Alzheimer's Project on May 12 at 6:00 p.m. at the Hennepin County
Central Library. The screening will ...
Bates County Memorial Hospital Selects Opus Healthcare Solutions, Inc. to Implement the OpusClinicalSuite(R) EMR
AUSTIN, Texas, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Bates County
Memorial Hospital (BCMH), a 60-bed acute hospital located in Butler, MO and serving Bates County
and surrounding areas, has selected Opus Healthcare Solutions, Inc. to implement the OpusClinicalSuite(R) EMR. The hospital offers a wid...
Mark Leventhal Speaks at the Los Angeles County Bar Association
WASHINGTON, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Leventhal, Esq., the Founder and President of Leventhal Consulting, www.leventhalconsulting.net , the first in the nation executive weight loss consulting service for attorneys by an attorney, will be speaking at the Los Angeles County
Bar Association, ...
Health Secretary Recognizes Wellness Initiatives in Luzerne County During National Public Health Week
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of Health Everette James visited Luzerne County
today to applaud Wesley Village Retirement Community in Pittston and other local businesses for working to implement worksite wellness programs as part of the Department of Health's Steps ...
Pennsylvania State Department of Health and Allegheny County Health Department Confirm Four Cases of Measles in Southwest Region
Departments Urge Public to Self-Report Suspected Measles
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Health, in coordination with the Allegheny County
Health Department and UPMC's Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh today confirmed they are investigating f...
Orange County Plastic Surgeon Warns: When It Comes To The Face And Body, The Best Deal Could Cost More
Highly regarded Orange County
plastic surgeon, Dr. Michael Niccole says there are plenty of ways to look and feel younger through affordable non-surgical treatments while taking time to research and do the homework before jumping into a more permanent change.
New Integrated Medical Center and Critical Access Hospital for San Juan County Hospital District
FRIDAY HARBOR, Wash., March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The San Juan County
Public Hospital District #1 Board of Commissioners today approved a long-term service contract with PeaceHealth, a Northwest-based not-for-profit healthcare system, to significantly expand healthcare services for San Jua...
Wayne County Community College District Presents Second Annual Child Car Seat Check Program
Event held in partnership with Children's Hospital of Michigan will teach parents and caregivers how to secure children for vehicle travel
Proper use of booster seats and car restraints is crucial for protecting children while on the road
DETROIT, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Parents and ...
Ventura County Star Newspaper Honors Khanna Institute
The Ventura county
Star awarded Dr. Khanna the reader's choice award for Westlake village and East Ventura County
in the LASIK Category. The readers all voted for the most popular and caring local business represented in the newspaper.
Westlake Village, CA (PRWEB) March...
Miami-Dade and Monroe County Organizations Receive Grants to 'JumpStart the Conversation'
MIAMI, March 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eight projects in the Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties were awarded "JumpStart the Conversation" grants for projects focused on addressing transportation and mobility options for seniors as an avenue to creating livable communities for all. The winning proje...
Public forum at Rice with mayor and county judge marks 6-month Ike anniversary
To mark the six-month anniversary of Hurricane Ike during a free public forum at Rice University March 12, Houston Mayor Bill White and Harris County
Judge Ed Emmett will discuss the leadership challenges they had to overcome to guide Houston through the hurricane. "Leadership in Crisis: Guiding H...
Correction: Lawrence County Raw Milk Dairy Tests Negative for Campylobacter; Raw Milk Sales Resumed
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dean Farms in New Castle, Lawrence County, has tested negative for Campylobacter contamination and resumed sales of raw milk on Feb. 26, Agriculture Secretary Dennis Wolff said today.
Raw milk is milk that has not been pasteurized. Pennsy...
Lawrence County Raw Milk Dairy Tests Negative For Campylobacter; Raw Milk Sales Resumed
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dean Farms in New Castle, Lawrence County, has tested negative for Campylobacter contamination and resumed sales of raw milk on Feb. 26, Pennsylvania Agriculture Secretary Dennis Wolff said today.
Raw milk is milk that has not been pasteu...
Mark Leventhal to Address the Lake County (OH) Bar Association
WASHINGTON, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Leventhal, Esq., the Founder and President of Leventhal Consulting, www.leventhalconsulting.net , the first in the nation executive weight loss consulting service for attorneys by an attorney, will be addressing the Lake County
(OH) Bar Association at 11:4...
Dauphin County Raw Milk Dairy Tests Negative for Listeria; Raw Milk Sales Resumed
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Swiss Villa Dairy Farm in Lykens, Dauphin County, has tested negative for Listeria monocytogenes contamination and resumed sales of raw milk on Feb. 24, Agriculture Secretary Dennis Wolff said today.
Raw milk is milk that has not been paste...
Statewide Health Information Exchange System to Launch in 23 Orange County Emergency Departments
Collaboration Between CalRHIO and OCPRHIO Demonstrates How Health Information Exchange Can Progress in California and Meet President Obama's Goals
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A statewide system to provide physicians with secure electronic access to critical patient infor...
Consumer Advisory: Agriculture Department Warns of Tainted Raw Milk Sold By Dauphin County Dairy
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers who purchased raw milk from the Swiss Villa Dairy Farm in Lykens, Dauphin County, at any time after Feb. 9 are advised to discard it immediately due to the risk of Listeria monocytogenes contamination, Agriculture Secretary Dennis Wolff...
York County Jury Awards $4.4 Million in Birth Injury
ROCK HILL, S.C., Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- A York County
jury on Friday awarded $4.4 million to the parents of a child who suffered a brain injury at birth. The award was against Piedmont Hospital.
The jury said the hospital was at fault when it assigned a nurse trainee to monitor Robin Wilson...
Micromet To Present at the ROTH 21st Annual Orange County Growth Stock Conference
BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Micromet, Inc. (Nasdaq: MITI ), today announced that its Chief Financial Officer, Buck Phillips, will present at the ROTH 21st Annual Orange County
Growth Stock Conference at the Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel on Wednesday, February 18, 2009.
Elder Abuse Prevention the Focus of Wayne County Medical Society Foundation's Annual Chinese New Year Fundraiser
DETROIT, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Wayne County
Medical Society Foundation will hold its annual Chinese New Year Fundraiser to benefit the foundation's Elder Abuse Prevention Program on Sunday, Feb. 15, at the Golden Harvest Restaurant at 6880 E. 12 Mile Road in Warren. A reception wi...
National Nurses Movement Applauds Loudon County Supervisors for Rejecting HCA's Broadlands Proposal
WASHINGTON, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- "Patients, nurses, and the Broadlands
neighborhood alike won when HCA's application to move into Ashburn was
denied," said Kathy McGregor, RN, an organizer with the California Nurses
Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee, which represents thousands...