All Allied Health Schools Helps Medical Coding Students Prepare for New Health Care World
Find out what the Obama health care plan means for medical transcription training and medical coding jobs.
Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 21, 2009 -- The Obama administration has made it clear that health care reform, including improvements to health information technology, i...
Abatement Technologies Sees Strong Demand as Hospitals Prepare for Stage 6 Flu Pandemic
Abatement Technologies®, Inc. sees strong demand for their HEPA-CARE® Air Filtration Systems and Germicidal UV Modules from healthcare facilities as they activate their emergency pandemic preparedness plans.
Suwanee, Georgia (PRWEB) July 9, 2009 -- Abatement Tec...
Spa Chefs Prepare You for a Healthy Summer
LEXINGTON, Ky., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Strawberries are ripe, tomatoes are plump and watermelons are juicy...it must be summertime! Eating healthy as part of leading a spa lifestyle is easier than you might think -- by visiting local farmers' markets and food co-ops, you can buy locally and healt...
Pennsylvania Department of Health Workshops Will Help Businesses Prepare for Flu Pandemic
HARRISBURG, Pa., June 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Health will hold a series of pandemic planning workshops in July to help ensure businesses are ready for the current influenza pandemic and the possible resurgence of the 2009 Novel Influenza A/H1N1 virus this fall.
Sparta Systems(TM) Outlines Tips and Tactics to Prepare for eMDR Mandate
Suggested Best Practices will Prepare
Medical Device Manufacturers to Comply with Expected Legislation and Drive Continued Innovation of Critical Healthcare Products
HOLMDEL, N.J., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Sparta Systems, Inc., the maker of TrackWise(R) software and the market leader in ente...
A new computer modeling program can help hospitals prepare for the worst
A new and novel computer modeling platform developed through intensive, multidisciplinary collaboration at New York University can help hospitals and cities to be more prepared for catastrophic public health scenarios, according to an article published in the American Medical Association's Disast...
Health Plans Prepare for Health Care Reform: Comparative Effectiveness, Consumerism Drive Future Changes, According to Deloitte Study
SAN DIEGO, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- As the administration moves forward with health care reform, U.S. heath plans are bracing for change. New research released this week by the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions at America's Health Insurance Plans Institute conference in San Diego highlights how ...
UGA grad program expands to prepare teachers to work with secondary students with autism
Athens, Ga. An innovative University of Georgia graduate program in special education that has prepared scores of Georgia teachers to work with elementary-age students with autism over the last several years has received a new 4-year, $793,000 federal grant to train teachers to work with similarl...
Red Cross Urges Families and Communities to Prepare During Swine Flu Outbreak
Washing Hands, Recognizing Symptoms Key to Prevent Spread
WASHINGTON, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Washing hands and paying close attention to symptoms of illness are just some of the things the public can to do help reduce the risk from the swine flu (H1N1) outbreak, the American R...
The ICEcard Combines Peace of Mind and Social Responsibility in One Handy Card: Families Prepare for Emergencies While Supporting Worthy Causes
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- It's not every day people have the opportunity to help themselves and their favorite charities at the same time. From April 1 through June 30, 2009, however, The ICEcard ( http://www.theICEcard.com ) is making it possible for anyone to do ju...
Cook Yourself Thin With Lifetime Television as All-New Culinary Series Teaches Viewers How to Prepare Skinny Alternatives to Their Favorite Foods
COOK YOURSELF THIN Cookbook Hits Shelves April 28, 2009
Food Experts HARRY EASTWOOD, ALLISON FISHMAN and CANDICE KUMAI Star in Twenty Episode, Half-Hour Series from Tiger Aspect Productions
Lose the Bulge...but Still Indulge!
LOS ANGELES, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Do you wa...
Toes With Nail Fungus Will Be Exposed During Upcoming Summer Sandal Months: Prepare Now
Start Now for Summer Relief! Woodward Laboratories adds a New Nail Fungus Test Kit to its Proven Mycocide NS Antifungal Treatment Line; Makes Diagnosing Nail Fungus Convenient and Free
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 35 million Americans have nail fungus, but only 2.5...
Study calls for increased research in flu transmission to prepare for pandemic flu outbreak
PROVIDENCE, RI Researchers at Rhode Island Hospital have completed a study to better understand the impact of infection control measures during a possible flu pandemic. Their study focused on the likelihood of the transmission of flu from individuals showing no symptoms (asymptomatic) or from ind...
Rotary Members Worldwide Prepare For Mass Immunization Campaigns In Polio-Endemic Countries
Volunteers play a critical role in world's largest global health endeavor
EVANSTON, Ill., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the coming months, hundreds of Rotary club members from the United States, Canada, Australia, Denmark, Italy, Korea, the United Kingdom and the Caribbean wi...
Onvia Fills Critical Information Gap with Launch of its Economic Stimulus Toolkit, Enabling Businesses to Understand, Prepare for and Capitalize on Pending Stimulus-Driven Opportunities
SEATTLE, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Onvia, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONVI )
( http://www.onvia.com/fp/Default.aspx ), the leading provider of
business-to-government solutions in the United States, covering the broadest
set of industries and products at every level of government, today announced
Department of Health Urges Pennsylvanians to Prepare For Dangerously Cold Weather
HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A surge of arctic air forecast to arrive in Pennsylvania on Thursday will bring hazardous wind chills that could lead to serious health problems, the Health Department warned today.
Temperatures across Pennsylvania are expected to range fro...
Clorox Partners With PTA to Help Parents and Teachers Prepare for Height of Flu Season
OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The flu season will likely hit
hardest in just a few weeks, according to reports from the national Centers
for Disease Control and Prevention, which means now is the time for parents
and teachers to take action to help reduce the spread of germs. The cl...
Gulf Coast Dialysis Caregivers, Volunteers Brace for Hurricane Ike; Prepare to Maintain Power, Continued Access for Patients to Life-Saving Treatment
National Dialysis Providers, Patient Advocates Work with Local Kidney
Community to Prepare
for Storm's Impact
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the
highest per capita population of kidney failure patients in the nation, the
Gulf Coast region is bracing to avoid a...
PA Department of Health Reminds Businesses to Prepare to Implement Clean Indoor Air Act
New Law Takes Effect Sept. 11; Online Resources and Helpline Now
HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With the Sept. 11
effective date of Pennsylvania's Clean Indoor Air Act fast approaching, the
Department of Health is reminding businesses about online resources to ...
Gustav: World Vision Teams Assist Evacuees in Jackson and Dallas, Prepare Response
- Agency coordinating with hundreds of churches, community groups hosting and helping evacuees
- World Vision's emergency supplies ready in Mississippi, Dallas; more on standby in Los Angeles, Denver, Pittsburgh, Seattle and beyond
- Relief director: Faith community...
American Red Cross Encourages Residents to Prepare for Evacuation
WASHINGTON, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As mandatory and
voluntary evacuations force Gulf Coast residents to evacuate ahead of
Hurricane Gustav, the American Red Cross encourages everyone affected by
the storm to prepare
If you or your loved ones are in the potentia...
Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro: Attorneys Representing Consumers Prepare for $12 Billion RICO Trial Against McKesson for Alleged Drug Price Manipulation
SEATTLE, Aug. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorneys representing consumers in a
case accusing McKesson (NYSE: MCK ) of illegally rigging the price of
virtually every prescription drug have crossed the final procedural hurdles
and are now preparing for a trial set for December 1 in U.S. District Court
Social Security Attorneys Prepare for Increased Baby Boomer SSI Claims
SSI law firm Berry and Associates is cautioning disabled consumers about longer waits to Social Security Disability cases. Lawyers are cautious that the increasing demands of the population have outpaced infrastructure capabilities within the Social Security Administration system.
CPEhr and Junior Achievement Prepare High-School Students For the Workforce
HR Consulting firm CPEhr, and Junior Achievement, a non-profit organization, hosted a Job Shadow Day for 30 high-students from Downtown Business Magnets High School. The day included HR topics such as labor law, interviewing techniques and more.
Los Angeles, Calif. (PR...
Iowa Educators Prepare to Teach High School Students How Medicines Are Made
Groundbreaking Partnership to Enhance Science Education, Introduce Students to Possible Career Paths
FORT DODGE, Iowa, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Weather-related challenges
didn't prevent biology and chemistry teachers from more than 20 school
districts throughout the state o...
European businesses not properly advised on how to prepare for flu pandemic
London, June 11, 2008 A new report entitled Business Continuity Planning and Pandemic Influenza in Europe, published by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), has found huge gaps and differences across Europe in the level of advice given to businesses to prepare
for a possible ...
Web Site Helps Patients Prepare for Hospital Stay
Note to Reporters/Editors: Next week, May 11-17, is National Hospital
Week. Texas Gov. Rick Perry has issued a proclamation honoring Texas
AUSTIN, Texas, May 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As hospitals across the
to celebrate National Hospital Week May 11-17, the T...
Cantel Medical Corp. and National Safety Council Launch Joint Initiative to Prepare Businesses and Individuals for Flu Pandemic
Safety Kits & Educational Programs to be Marketed to Over 50,000 Members ...
LITTLE FALLS, N.J., March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CANTEL MEDICAL
CORP. (NYSE: CMN ) and the National Safety Council ("NSC") announced a joint
marketing and distribution agreement...
Golf Spectators Should Prepare for Yellow on the Greens
AUGUSTA, Ga., March 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pollen has arrived in
the South, and allergy sufferers are experiencing symptoms. About a week
before the prestigious Masters Tournament, pine pollen will blanket the
area in yellow, including the greens. Fortunately, pine is a weak allergen,
AXA Equitable Helps Americans Prepare for a Long Retirement
New 200% Benefit Base Guarantee Available with Accumulator(R) Variable Annuity
NEW YORK, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Acknowledging that
Americans are living longer than ever in retirement, AXA Equitable Life
Insurance Company is offering a new way to help ...
Stem cell therapy studies for stroke, cerebral palsy prepare for clinical trials
Finding answers about optimal dosage and timing for stem cell therapy in adults with strokes and
newborns with ischemic injuries is a goal of two new federally funded studies.
The answers are critical before clinical trials can begin, says Dr. Cesario V. Borlongan, neuroscientist at the Medical...
Abortion Opponents in 59 Cities Prepare Focused 40-Day Campaign to Counter Impact of Roe v. Wade
WASHINGTON, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "As America marks the
35th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade U.S. Supreme Court ruling that imposed
abortion on our nation, pro-life advocates in 59 cities across 31 states
are preparing to launch the next wave of a unique nationwide pro-life
5,000 Sutter Nurses Prepare for Second Strike Against Chain
RNs Demand Safe Patient Care in December 13 and 14 Walkouts at Thirteen Facilities
OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 5,000 RNs
from thirteen Sutter Health facilities throughout Northern California are
preparing for their second strike agai...
Responsible Family Company's Program to Prepare Caregivers for Emergencies Wins Awards
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Responsible Family Company's
child safety DVD Care for Kids: The Essential Guide to Preparing Caregivers
received The Toy Man 2007 Seal of Approval and the Toy Man 2007 Editor's
Choice Award. Due to the fact that the number one cause of death in
Global Health Support Service Benchmark Study to Combat Growing Healthcare Costs and Prepare for Likely Health Care Reforms
Global Health Support Service Benchmark study to combat growing healthcare costs and prepare
for likely health care reforms
A new benchmarking study will look under the covers of hospital costs and
efficiencies using more refined performance metrics and advanced data ...
Patients may have sweet and effective way to prepare for upper GI endoscopy: an anesthetic lollipop
OAK BROOK, Ill. October 16, 2007 Researchers at the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) in Lebanon have found that administering a lidocaine lollipop as a single-agent anesthetic to patients undergoing an upper gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy procedure eliminated the need for s...
Computer Program Helps Hospitals Prepare For Mass Casualties
Johns Hopkins emergency medicine specialists have developed a tool to help hospitals prepare
for disasters with the potential to overwhelm services//.
The Electronic Mass Casualty Assessment & Planning Scenarios (EMCAPS) computer program calculates the impact of such crises as a flu epidemic, ...
Same Areas of the Brain Prepare for and Respond to a Stimulus, Say Experts
Scientists have smashed preconceived notions of brain function in the field of conducting tasks that involve spatial processing//, such as, preparing to move when a traffic light turns green.
Researcher Eric Schumacher, assistant professor of psychology at the Georgia Institute of Technology a...
Funds Allocated to Illinois and Chicago to Prepare in Case of a Flu Pandemic
Federal officials made a formal announcement about providing Illinois and Chicago with additional financial assistance to the tune of millions of dollars//, for executing plans to combat influenza pandemic. Health officials have been perturbed about cases of bird flu in Europe and Asia, which has a...
Australian Businesses Prepare for Outbreak of Bird Flu
Mounting fears of an avian flu outbreak has caused Australian businesses stockpile anti-viral drugs and face masks. //
Pandemic risk committees in compainies such as have regular meetings regularly Public companies such as Bluescope Steel and Telstra while the Commonwealth Bank has appointed a ...